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...
Pioneer Construction landed three provincial
highway paving contracts in northwestern Ontario worth $22.6 million.
The Sudbury-based road contractor has an
$8.1-million contract to pave 29 kilometres of Highway 17, west of
Marathon; a $7.3-million paving job for 23 kilometres of Highway 11,
Aviation and aerospace giant Lockheed Martin
selected Skyline Helicopter Technologies of Sudbury as a customer
support centre for its Sikorsky S-76 helicopter.
The agreement was made public in Sudbury, April
Two engineering jobs will be added right away,
said Skyline president Joe Natal...
Interpaving, one of the most prominent
companies when it comes to road repair and construction in Greater
Sudbury, has been barred from bidding on city contracts for five
The move comes in the wake of a fatal accident
in September 2015 in the city’s downtown core where a woman was
Gin-Cor Industries of Mattawa has added J.C.
Trailers Design & Fabrication of Keswick to the fold.
The northeastern Ontario heavy truck upgrader
expects this latest acquisition to benefit employees, customers,
suppliers and dealers.
The acquisition, which was finalized on April
8, is rea...