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Freight market analyst firm FTR is predicting a flattish, but stable freight market for 2020.

“Our latest forecast is for spot rates to hold, or perhaps rise by 1%. Contract rates probably would be a bit lower again, but probably only by... Read More

Craftsmen Utility Trailer Receives Golden State Foods’ Vendor of The Decade Award

CITY OF INDUSTRY, Calif., January 16, 2020 - Utility Trailer Manufacturing Co., the industry’s largest manufacturer of refrigerated trailers and... Read More

APUs Approved for CleanBC Heavy-duty Vehicle Efficiency Program Incentives

Langley, British Columbia— The BC Trucking Association (BCTA) is pleased to announce the addition of auxiliary power units (APUs) to the list of... Read More

Safe Winter Truck Driving Safety Tips

Leave plenty of room between your vehicle and the vehicle in front of your truck, and beside your truck, when possible (approx. 1/4 mile). Read More

Government of Ontario Committed to Attracting Investment with Highway 401 Expansion

This stretch of highway has over 20,000 trucks a day travelling on it – Read More

Why Trucking Can’t Support an 8-lane Tunnel Replacement

We’ve already heard many arguments opposed to the tunnel. Not only will it add extensive costs and delays to the project, it will have a significant e... Read More

ATA, Utility Trailer Manufacturing Company Announce Heroes Truck Partnership

American Trucking Associations announced Utility Trailer Manufacturing Company, a leading North American trailer manufacturer, is the newest sponsor o... Read More

ATA HONOURS TRUCKING ADVOCATES WITH MIKE RUSSELL TRUCKING IMAGE AWARDS

“The image of trucking improves each year due to the efforts of these champions,” said ATA Executive Vice President, Industry Affairs and Senior Advis... Read More

Richmond Indiana Was Set to Ban Commercial Vehicle in Residential Driveways.

Jeff Hargis, a local truck driver, stood up to oppose the proposal. Hargis told the council, “I’ve spoken with my neighbours. I’ve been parking my tru... Read More

Truck Driver Earns $10K Ticket near Saskatoon, Following GPS

The driver who received the hefty fine told police he was simply following the route his GPS provided him.. Read More