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CP donates $50,000 to Hurricane Harvey relief efforts

Canadian Shipper News - Fri, 09/01/2017 - 11:46

Calgary, AB – Canadian Pacific is donating US$50,000 to the American Red Cross to help with Hurricane Harvey relief efforts and will match all employee contributions. “Our thoughts and prayers are with the displaced families, first responders and everyone who has…

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C.H. Robinson acquires Milgram & Company Ltd.

Canadian Shipper News - Fri, 09/01/2017 - 11:39

Minneapolis, MN — C.H. Robinson, a leading global third party logistics (3PL) company, continues to expand its global presence with today’s acquisition of Milgram & Company Ltd. a world-class provider of freight forwarding, customs brokerage and surface transportation in Canada.…

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Magna International unveils latest high tech autonomous driving platform

Canadian Shipper News - Thu, 08/31/2017 - 15:04

Montreal, QC – Autoparts supplier Magna International Inc. has unveiled its new autonomous driving platform it says can be integrated into any vehicle. The MAX4 uses cameras, radar and ultrasonic sensors that can be imbedded in any vehicle, including hybrid…

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Impact of supply chain attacks hits highest rate ever: BSI

Canadian Shipper News - Thu, 08/31/2017 - 13:31

Terrorist attacks on the supply chain have increased 16% year on year according to BSI’s report on Terrorist Threats to International Trade and the Supply Chain London, UK — Attacks on global supply chains by terrorist groups have hit the…

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Household spending, exports drive economy past expectations with 4.5% growth

Canadian Shipper News - Thu, 08/31/2017 - 13:20

Ottawa, ON – The economy surged past second-quarter expectations with growth at an annual rate of 4.5 per cent, giving the country its best start to a calendar year since 2002, Statistics Canada said Thursday. Household spending and exports, particularly…

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Transport costs decline in June: Nulogx

Canadian Shipper News - Thu, 08/31/2017 - 13:16

Toronto, ON – The total cost of ground transportation for Canadian Shippers decreased by 0.2% in June, as compared with May results, according to the latest Canadian General Freight Index (CGFI). The Base Rate Index, which excludes the impact of…

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National Energy Board says Trans Mountain meets conditions for B.C. terminal

Canadian Shipper News - Thu, 08/31/2017 - 11:48

Vancouver, BC – The National Energy Board says the Trans Mountain pipeline project has met conditions required for the expansion of its Westridge Marine Terminal in Burnaby, B.C. Trans Mountain, a subsidiary of Kinder Morgan Canada, has plans to expand…

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UK to test partially driverless trucking

Canadian Shipper News - Wed, 08/30/2017 - 16:42

London, UK – The UK government has announced the approval of £8.1 million (Cdn$2.94) of funding to trial ‘self-driving’ trucks. The tests will involve up to three heavy goods vehicles travelling in convoy, with acceleration and braking controlled by the…

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Breakdown of safety defences led to 2016 collision: TSB

Canadian Shipper News - Wed, 08/30/2017 - 16:31

Gatineau, QC — The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) released its report (R16H0024) into the March 2016 collision between a Canadian Pacific Railway (CP) train and a CP hi-rail vehicle near Nemegos, about 25 km east of Chapleau, Ontario. There…

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Körber acquires supply chain management software firm HighJump

Canadian Shipper News - Wed, 08/30/2017 - 16:25

Acquisition will create leading international provider in the cloud supply chain management application segments Hamburg, Germany — International technology group Körber reinforces its Business Area Logistics Systems with the acquisition of the American supply chain software specialists HighJump. The acquisition was…

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Another massive container ship docks in U.S., breaks record

Canadian Shipper News - Wed, 08/30/2017 - 15:59

Norfolk, VA — The largest container ship ever to reach the U.S. has docked in Virginia. The French-owned CMA CGM Theodore Roosevelt arrived in Norfolk on Monday from Asia after setting another record as the largest ship ever to traverse…

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Team Members, Marine Drive – White Rock - Saje Natural Wellness - White Rock, BC

Marine Jobs from Indeed - Wed, 08/30/2017 - 12:37
Saje Natural Wellness is passionate about helping people live healthier, happier and longer lives. We have created over 500 products that are sold exclusively
From Saje Natural Wellness - Wed, 30 Aug 2017 12:37:48 GMT - View all White Rock, BC jobs

Cleaner for Ocean Cottages & Yacht Suites ! - SookePoint Ocean Cottage Resort - Sooke, BC

Marine Jobs from Indeed - Wed, 08/30/2017 - 02:45
This can lead to a full-time position on our housekeeping team, working in an amazing location surrounded by the ocean and all kinds of marine activity....
From Indeed - Wed, 30 Aug 2017 02:45:28 GMT - View all Sooke, BC jobs

United Conservative candidate urges Alberta buy Churchill port for oil sales

Canadian Shipper News - Tue, 08/29/2017 - 18:55

Edmonton, AB – A candidate to lead Alberta’s new United Conservative Party says one way to jump-start the province’s lagging oil industry may be to buy a piece of Manitoba. Jeff Callaway says the province should look at buying the…

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Port of Prince Rupert completes Fairview Terminal expansion

Canadian Shipper News - Tue, 08/29/2017 - 18:51

Prince Rupert, BC — Port of Prince Rupert can now accommodate the largest container vessels in the world, following DP World’s expansion of its Fairview Container Terminal that increases the Port’s container-handling capacity to 1.35 million TEUs annually. The conclusion…

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Hapag-Lloyd achieves better first-half operating result

Canadian Shipper News - Tue, 08/29/2017 - 15:40

Hamburg, Germany — In the first half of 2017, Hapag-Lloyd delivered a significantly better operating result and healthy volume growth. The merger with United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) on 24 May 2017 helped the Company to strengthen its market position…

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