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TFI International posts record Q1 results

MONTREAL, Que. – It was a record first quarter for TFI International, which posted a profit of $65.1 million, up sharply from a $48.2 million profit during the same quarter last year.
It achieved record operating income of $106.3 million, a 41% spike y…

Safety first: Part 3

THE STORY SO FAR
Mother Load is in need of her annual safety inspection and while Mark is talking about that with another driver, a third man approaches and tells Mark he knows a mechanic that does inspections for $500.
Mark checks out Ralph’s shop and…

Medium trucks require big decisions

TORONTO, Ont. — The medium-duty truck market has been steady over the past year; healthy, but lagging the historical pace of orders seen in the Class 8 segment. Medium-duty Classes 5-7 truck orders declined in March, according to the latest preliminary…

Truck tonnage slipped in March

ARLINGTON, Va. – U.S. for-hire truck tonnage slipped 2.3% in March, but was 1.6% stronger year-over-year, according to the American Trucking Associations (ATA).
“In March, and really the first quarter in total, tonnage was negatively impacted by bad wi…

Load Covering Solutions turns 40

WILLIAMSHIRE, N.Y. – Load Covering Solutions (LCS) is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year, and plans to expand its line of aerodynamic products over the coming decade.
The company celebrated the milestone at the Mid-America Trucking Show in Marc…