Canada to mandate ELDs, industry says benefits outweigh costsCanadian truck drivers can start throwing away their pens and pencils over the next few months. Traditional paper logs used to track hours will be phased out in favour of electronic logging devices (ELDs).A Canadian Press report in February said that Transport Canada intends to introduce legislation to mandate electronic logging devices. The Canadian Trucking Alliance (CTA) confirmed this report.“It’s something we’ve been working on with the government to bring about,” said the CTA’s vice-presi...
Supporters of a cancelled passenger
rail service are waiting on Ottawa to make good on a commitment to
release a federal subsidy to allow a new railroader to take over
operations on the Sault Ste. Marie-to-Hearst corridor.As the wilderness tourism season got
underway in June and lodge owners al...
The province is
introducing mandatory entry-level training for Class A truck drivers, which
will become effective July 1, 2017.Drivers applying
for their Class A licence — a commercial licence that authorizes the holder to
drive heavy trucks and tractor-trailers weighing more than 4,600 kilogra...
Manitoulin Global Forwarding has acquired M.A.P. International Freight Inc., adding temperature-controlled services to its
freight forwarding portfolio.Headquartered out of Vaughan, M.A.P. specializes in the
movement of refrigerated cargoes, chilled and frozen goods, agri-commodities,
and goods ...
An Ontario Superior Court of Justice has given
approval of the restructuring proposal tabled by Wasaya Airways LP
and Wasaya Airways Leasing.
The proposals were approved following a brief
hearing before the Regional Senior Justice Geoffrey Morawetz in
Toronto, June 8.
“This achievement mark...