Canadian Pacific Railway CEO E. Hunter Harrison said Wednesday he will abandon a proposed takeover of Norfolk Southern Railway if shareholders at the Virginia railroad fail to pressure their board to sit down at the negotiating table with their Canadian counterparts.
Minister Raitt meets with the Federation of Canadian Municipalities on improving railway transportation
CN extends EcoConnexions From the Ground Up program for three more years to green public properties across Canada
19 Nov 2015
The Northwest Seaport Alliance of Seattle and Tacoma recorded modest growth in container volume in October, but it was sufficient to push the ports’ year-to-date performance into positive territory.
18 Nov 2015
Reducing the amount of time that truckers spend waiting in line and being processed at North American marine terminals and off-dock facilities will have a larger impact on improving overall supply-chain efficiency than any other area, according to a study by a Vancouver transportation consultant.
11 Nov 2015
Consolidation continues in Eastern Canada's trucking market as Kriska Transportation Group acquires its second truckload carrier in two months. Access to cross-border shippers and their freight is one of the goals.
09 Nov 2015
Canadian Pacific Railway is reportedly gearing up to make a play for Norfolk Southern Railway in a new effort to consolidate the North American rail industry just 13 months after a similar bid for NS archrival, CSX Transportation, fell flat.
05 Nov 2015
Manitoulin Transport, one of Canada's largest less-than-truckload operators, opened a new terminal in Winnipeg, part of an ongoing expansion in Western Canada for the Ontario-based company.
05 Nov 2015
Renewed flare-ups of drayage driver discontent at Port Metro Vancouver have revived concerns that trucker disruption could return to the port despite moves taken to quell unrest.
04 Nov 2015
Class 8 tractor orders in the U.S. rose 30 percent from September last month, but were 45 percent lower year-over-year, a sign truckers are still digesting a big increase in truck counts and trying to rebalance capacity.
04 Nov 2015
U.S. Class 8 tractor registrations rose significantly in the first half of 2015, with trucking operators in the Midwest and South adding the lion's share of new vehicles, according to IHS Automotive. Those tractors are contributing to a capacity surplus where a shortage was once considered imminent. How long will the "capacity calm" last?
20 Oct 2015
Canadian Pacific Railway’s domestic intermodal push seems to have lost its steam.
12 Oct 2015
The world's second-largest transport operator is adding more than 41,000 postal codes to its international guaranteed package service, expanding its delivery footprint in Asia and other regions.