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  • News Technology

    Benchmarks – September 2009

    October 16, 2009 by MM&D Staff

    Two Canada Border Service Agency (CBSA) officers working at the Port of Prince Rupert, British Columbia, have been recognized for their efforts to improve the speed of container inspection. Health Canada standards dictate that CBSA officers cannot examine marine containers

  • Grounded

    October 16, 2009 by Deborah Aarts

    The pros and cons of the air cargo crisis

  • News General

    Where do freight rates come from?

    September 14, 2009 by Aaron Lalvani

    Shippers are often unaware of how trucking companies determine the fees they charge. We asked freight pro Aaron Lalvani to clear up the confusion.

  • News Technology

    Benchmarks – July/August 2009

    August 27, 2009 by MM&D Staff

    Monaghan, Ireland-based Combilift Ltd has manufactured its 10,000th four-way forklift, and the landmark vehicle has found a home in Canada. The 11-year-old company recently delivered a 20,000-lb-capacity forklift to wood products producer Weyerhaeuser’s Parallam Mill on Annacis Island, near Vancouver,

  • Global Focus – July/August 2009

    August 27, 2009 by MM&D Staff

    Canal confers colossal contract The Panama Canal Authority has signed a contract for the design and construction of its third set of locks. Consortium Grupo Unidos por el Canal, a group of four companies, earned the business by quoting a

  • News Technology

    Get on track!

    June 25, 2009 by Deborah Aarts

    Four steps to telematics success

  • News General

    Global Focus – May 2009

    May 27, 2009 by adamin

    Menlo nabs auto parts deal in MexicoMexican automotive parts manufacturer Dana México Corporacion S de RL de CV has hired Menlo Worldwide Logistics to provide transportation management services. Menlo will manage the company’s intra-Mexico freight movements and cross-border transportation of

  • News General

    Benchmarks

    March 30, 2009 by adamin

    Calgary, Alberta-based AR Williams Material Handling has been named Clark Material Handling Company’s Dealer of the Year for 2008. AR Williams has sold Clark products for more than 40 years in Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba. This marks the second time

  • News General

    Back on track

    February 26, 2009 by Deborah Aarts

    The recession is hitting Canada’s shortline railways hard, and the dip is motivating many to add new, decidedly shipper-friendly services. As Deborah Aarts explains, it’s a good time to take another look at shortlines.

  • News Events

    Time to re-route

    February 26, 2009 by MM&D Staff

    Our 2009 Transportation Roundtable finds opportunity in adversity