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Alberta and BC becoming connected vehicle technologies testing sites

Source: Daily News | 2014-10-23
EDMONTON, Alta. -- The federal government has committed $1.3 million to get vehicles and infrastructure communicating with each other.

Montreal Port Authority praises road improvement plans for region

Source: Daily News | 2013-05-13
MONTREAL, Que. -- The Montreal Port Authority (MPA) has applauded a recent announcement that will see the extension of l'Assomption Blvd. and the redevelopment of Highway 25 access routes to and from the Port of Montreal.

Feds contributing thousands toward upgrades at Port of Halifax

Source: Daily News | 2013-04-25
OTTAWA, Ont. -- The federal government will be splitting the cost of a new technology development at the Port of Halifax. The Government of Canada and the Port of Halifax will each contribute $330,000 towards an integrated port logistics system...

Government officials discuss progress of Champlain Bridge replacement

Source: Daily News | 2013-04-12
MONTREAL, Que. -- Minister of Transport Denis Lebel met with mayors from the Montreal and Montérégie regions yesterday to review the progress of the new bridge for the St. Lawrence and discuss upcoming milestones.

Trucking prepared for Panama Canal expansion, but challenges exist: ATA

Source: Daily News | 2013-04-11
ARLINGTON, Va. -- American Trucking Associations vice-chairman Phil Byrd says trucking is prepared for the projected increases in freight to come from the expansion of the Panama Canal, but warned the US still faced challenges related to...

Feds to invest $80 million in upgrades for three border crossings

Source: Daily News | 2013-04-04
OTTAWA, Ont. -- The Canadian government has announced up to $80 million in funding to expand and improve three border crossings across the country.

OTA praises province for giving gridlock issues priority

Source: Daily News | 2013-04-04
TORONTO, Ont. -- The Ontario Trucking Association is commending Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne for giving priority to solving gridlock in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area (GTHA) and acknowledging the toll congestion costs exact on the...

Feds investing nearly $20 million in new Deltaport overpass

Source: Daily News | 2013-01-25
OTTAWA, Ont. -- The Government of Canada will be contributing nearly half of the $45 million cost for a new overpass on the Deltaport Causeway, part of Port Metro Vancouver’s Deltaport Terminal, Road and Rail Improvement Project. The feds...

Hamilton International Airport to get 60,000-sq.-ft. cross-dock facility

Source: Daily News | 2013-01-11
HAMILTON, Ont. -- A 60,000-sq.-ft. cross-dock is set to be built at Hamilton International Airport to accommodate growth in the airport’s air cargo business, officials announced. The new facility will include multiple truck docks;...

Mega projects a huge opportunity for Atlantic Canada. Is the supply chain infrastructure ready?

Source: Daily News | 2012-09-21
HALIFAX, NS -- The supply chain opportunities from mega projects will continue to bring significant business to Atlantic Canada if the region shows itself capable of keeping up with the rigorous demands of such business, a panel of experts told...