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IoT data stands to revolutionize the global transport sector: report

Canadian Shipper News - Fri, 09/08/2017 - 13:00

The transport sector’s ability to extract maximum value from data will be determined by employees from different departments having access to it London UK — A new Internet of Things (IoT) research study from Inmarsat, has found that while global transport…

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MPA and Haropa sign an international cooperation agreement

Canadian Shipper News - Fri, 09/08/2017 - 12:30

Montreal, QC — A year after Hervé Martel’s visit to Canada, as the President of HAROPA, the Montreal Port Authority and HAROPA have signed an international cooperation agreement on the occasion of the Sister Ports Conferences which took place in…

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Conductors and engineers agree to renewal of existing agreement with CP

Canadian Shipper News - Fri, 09/08/2017 - 12:00

Calgary, AB — Teamsters Canada Rail Conference – Train & Engine (TCRC-T&E) and Canadian Pacific have agreed on a one-year renewal of the existing collective agreement. The agreement, which is subject to ratification, offers CP’s Canadian conductors and engineers a…

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Project to connect Mexico, US, Canada looks for traction

Canadian Shipper News - Thu, 09/07/2017 - 19:33

Las Vegas, NV – It’s only a modest 2.5 miles of a long-term plan to better connect Las Vegas and Phoenix – the two largest cities in the U.S. not currently linked by an interstate – and a longer-term dream…

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Service Advisor (Insurance)-Floater - BCAA - British Columbia

Marine Jobs from Indeed - Thu, 09/07/2017 - 19:17
This role will support and provide vacation and sick time coverage for our Burnaby-SOLO, Kerrisdale, Cambie, Marine Gateway, West Vancouver, and Yaletown...
From BCAA - Thu, 07 Sep 2017 19:17:39 GMT - View all British Columbia jobs

Oilsands crude pellets touted as cure for industry’s bitumen transport ills

Canadian Shipper News - Thu, 09/07/2017 - 15:15

Calgary, AB — A new technology that transforms heavy crude oil into pill-sized pellets could cure the oilsands industry’s transportation headaches, according to University of Calgary professor Ian Gates. The newly patented technique creates self-sealing balls of bitumen of various…

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Liberals give go ahead for construction of Ambassador Bridge replacement

Canadian Shipper News - Thu, 09/07/2017 - 15:00

Ottawa, ON — The federal government has given the green light for a new bridge connecting Ontario and Detroit to replace the aging Ambassador Bridge. Transport Minister Marc Garneau says the private owner of the 87-year-old bridge, the busiest border…

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Trudeau announces $360 million highway improvement package for Yukon

Canadian Shipper News - Thu, 09/07/2017 - 14:30

Whitehorse, YT – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau poured nearly a quarter of a billion dollars into Yukon’s highway network Saturday in hopes it will lead to resource development, but some Indigenous leaders remain wary about environmental implications. Trudeau and Yukon Premier Sandy Silver…

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CSX says its rail service is improving after major delays

Canadian Shipper News - Thu, 09/07/2017 - 14:00

  Omaha, NB – CSX railroad says its service is improving after a summer marked by delays as it overhauled its operations, but the company is trimming its profit outlook. The Jacksonville, Florida-based railroad said Wednesday it now expects profit…

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Report says Churchill rail line could be repaired soon for $43 million or less

Canadian Shipper News - Thu, 09/07/2017 - 14:00

Churchill, MB – A new report says the broken rail line that is the only land access to Churchill, Man., could be up and running again by November for $43.5 million or less, if somebody steps forward soon to pay…

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Sea Kayak Guide - ROW Adventures - British Columbia

Marine Jobs from Indeed - Thu, 09/07/2017 - 09:39
Safely guide guests by kayak in a dynamic marine environment. To serve as a sea kayak guide on both single and double sea touring kayaks in dynamic marine...
From ROW Adventures - Thu, 07 Sep 2017 09:39:38 GMT - View all British Columbia jobs

Data Systems Engineer - AECOM - Burnaby, BC

Marine Jobs from Indeed - Wed, 09/06/2017 - 23:25
+ Experience delivering projects for commuter rail or freight rail or marine or other transportation clients....
From AECOM - Wed, 06 Sep 2017 23:25:04 GMT - View all Burnaby, BC jobs

BC Ferries wins DuPont Safety and Sustainability Awards

ABCMI - Wed, 09/06/2017 - 21:27

DuPont has announced the winners of the 13th Edition of the DuPont Safety and Sustainability Awards. The awards recognize outstanding intiatives aimed at enhancing workplace safety, sustainability and operational effectiveness. Among the winners was BC Ferries (British Columbia Ferry Services Inc. and BC Ferry & Marine Workers’ Union) – one of the largest ferry operators in the world – for […]

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Eurozone economy heads for decade high growth as UK stalls

Canadian Shipper News - Wed, 09/06/2017 - 14:59

London, UK – While Britain and the rest of the EU are struggling to agree on divorce terms, it’s increasingly clear that on the economic front they are diverging sharply. In closely watched surveys of economic activity, financial information company…

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Double digit growth for global air freight demand: IATA

Canadian Shipper News - Wed, 09/06/2017 - 12:30

Geneva, Switzerland — The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air freight markets showing that demand, measured in freight tonne kilometers (FTKs), increased by 11.4% in July 2017 compared to the same period a year ago. This…

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DHL, VW launch Berlin pilot for in-car deliveries 

Canadian Shipper News - Wed, 09/06/2017 - 12:00

Bonn, Germany — DHL Parcel and Volkswagen are launching a joint pilot project in Berlin in which Volkswagen will deploy 50 VW Polos that selected customers can use as mobile addresses for the delivery of their DHL parcels. The project…

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Negotiators report progress in latest round of NAFTA trade talks in Mexico City

Canadian Shipper News - Wed, 09/06/2017 - 11:36

  Mexico City, Mexico – The latest round of NAFTA negotiations wrapped up Tuesday with the three countries declaring they have made progress, and committing to work through the harder negotiating issues in time to get a deal by the…

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Manager, Integrated Logistics Support - Seaspan ULC - North Vancouver, BC

Shipbuilding Jobs from Indeed - Wed, 09/06/2017 - 03:49
10 years’ experience working with ILS requirements in the shipbuilding, manufacturing, or construction industry, with demonstrated increased levels of...
From Seaspan ULC - Wed, 06 Sep 2017 03:49:24 GMT - View all North Vancouver, BC jobs

Manager, Human Resource - Western Canada Marine Response Corporation - Burnaby, BC

Marine Jobs from Indeed - Wed, 09/06/2017 - 01:18
Western Canada Marine Response Corporation (WCMRC) is a Transport Canada certified Response Organization, whose mandate is to ensure there is a state of...
From Western Canada Marine Response Corporation - Wed, 06 Sep 2017 01:18:06 GMT - View all Burnaby, BC jobs

Senior I.T. Customer Support Analyst, TMEP (term role) - Burnaby - Kinder Morgan - Burnaby, BC

Marine Jobs from Indeed - Tue, 09/05/2017 - 18:32
FCC radio frequencies and Marine channel licenses. Kinder Morgan Canada is seeking a Senior I.T....
From Kinder Morgan - Tue, 05 Sep 2017 18:32:28 GMT - View all Burnaby, BC jobs

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