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New executive director for the Canadian Supply Chain Sector Council

Canadian Shipper News - Fri, 04/07/2017 - 12:44

Toronto, Ontario – Kevin Maynard has stepped down from his position as executive director of the Canadian Supply Chain Sector Council (CSCSC) after serving in that role for almost 11 years. Maynard is replaced by Pat Campbell. Maynard joined the…

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Container truck drivers support BC NDP

Canadian Shipper News - Fri, 04/07/2017 - 12:26

SURREY, BC—At a joint general meeting of Unifor’s container truck drivers and the United Truckers’ Association (UTA), drivers voted to support the BC NDP in the 2017 provincial election. “The BC Liberals have repeatedly dropped the ball managing Vancouver’s ports,”…

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Antonov’s new AN-132D takes maiden flight

Canadian Shipper News - Fri, 04/07/2017 - 09:29

Kyiv, Ukraine—ANTONOV’s new multipurpose aircraft, the AN-132D, took to the skies for its maiden flight on March 31 2017, from the company’s airfield in Kyiv, Ukraine. The prototype of the new aircraft flew for 1 hour and 50 minutes. The…

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B.C. provides over $480,000 for industrial marine sector’s labour-market study

ABCMI - Thu, 04/06/2017 - 22:30

The Province is providing $480,600 as part of a Sector Labour Market Partnership project with the Association of BC Marine Industries (ABCMI) to conduct an assessment of the labour force in B.C.’s industrial marine sector. The ABCMI, as the contract holder, has been working with a diverse cross section of industry partners since November 2016 that includes Seaspan, the Chamber […]

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Air Canada Cargo receives excellence award

Canadian Shipper News - Thu, 04/06/2017 - 20:21

MONTREAL, Quebec – Air Canada Cargo received the Air Cargo Excellence Gold Award in the “up to 999,999 tonnes” air carrier category. “Thank you to our customers for this remarkable recognition. We are honored to be recognized again this year…

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CX North America gains Little Truck Solutions as client

Canadian Shipper News - Thu, 04/06/2017 - 15:17

TECUMSEH, Ontario—CX North America Information Services Inc. (CX North America), provider of freight collaboration solutions for the transportation industry, announced that Concord, North Carolina–based Little Truck Solutions Inc., a specialist in delivering expedited, hot shot and less-than-truckload shipping, is a…

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Canada Cartage prepares for ELD with Omnitracs

Canadian Shipper News - Thu, 04/06/2017 - 15:04

Canada Cartage has selected Omnitracs’ XRS platform for its Hours of Service application to become compliant in advance of the US ELD mandate, which will take effect later this year. The Omnitracs XRS platform brings enterprise-grade fleet solutions to smartphones,…

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AAPA elects Steve Cernak 2017-18 board chairman

Canadian Shipper News - Thu, 04/06/2017 - 14:56

WASHINGTON, DC — At its 2017 Spring Conference, the American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA)—the unified and recognized voice of seaports in the Americas—elected Steve Cernak, chief executive and port director for Broward County, Fla.’s Port Everglades, to serve as the…

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UK shippers embrace rail as benefits of modal shift build

Canadian Shipper News - Wed, 04/05/2017 - 15:55

London, UK—The economic and environmental imperatives for UK shippers and importers to switch inland distribution mode from road to rail are becoming increasingly hard to ignore, delegates at the Multimodal conference heard. Julian Worth, chair of the Chartered Institute of…

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Carmichael International expands Customs brokerage network to Detroit

Canadian Shipper News - Wed, 04/05/2017 - 14:45

Los Angeles, Calif. – Carmichael International Service, one of North America’s largest Customs brokerage and trade compliance specialists, has announced it is expanding into Detroit, Michigan with a new full-service office. Detroit marks the company’s thirteenth location in the United States…

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GB Railfreight’s John Smith wins FTA Multimodal Personality of the year 2017

Canadian Shipper News - Wed, 04/05/2017 - 13:54

Birmingham, UK– John Smith, Founder and Managing Director of GB Railfreight was named Multimodal Personality of the Year at last night’s awards evening in Birmingham, UK. Smith, who founded GB Railfreight in 1977, was recognized for his inspirational leadership and…

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Kuehne + Nagel expands pharmaceutical logistics services in Canada

Canadian Shipper News - Wed, 04/05/2017 - 13:50

Mississauga, Ont.–Kuehne + Nagel is expanding its KN PharmaChain network to offer temperature-controlled logistics services in its Mississauga, Ontario facility, located close to Toronto Airport. The new 30,000 square foot cool zone space is dedicated to support the storage and…

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Structural Engineer-in-Training - CWA Engineers Inc. - Vancouver, BC

Marine Jobs from Indeed - Tue, 04/04/2017 - 18:53
(CWA) is an industry leading consulting engineering firm that provides services in the mining and minerals, ports and marine terminals, infrastructure, and wood...
From CWA Engineers Inc. - Tue, 04 Apr 2017 18:53:46 GMT - View all Vancouver jobs

Exhibit Technician - Vancouver Aquarium - Vancouver, BC

Marine Jobs from Indeed - Tue, 04/04/2017 - 18:50
Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre is a globally recognized leader in connecting people to our natural world....
From Indeed - Tue, 04 Apr 2017 18:50:01 GMT - View all Vancouver jobs

Merchandise Coordinator (Dept Supervisor) 395 - TJX Canada - Winners/HomeSense South Burnaby (Marine Way) - Burnaby, BC

Marine Jobs from Indeed - Tue, 04/04/2017 - 15:50
Merchandise Coordinator Here at TJX Canada, we strive our hardest to make sure that, every day, our customers are able to find the latest and greatest
From Indeed - Tue, 04 Apr 2017 15:50:49 GMT - View all Burnaby jobs

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