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Plan For New Trucking Program Creating Ease For Loads Crossing Canadian Border

Posted by on 24 October 2014

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Crossing from Canada into the US could go faster and more smoothly for truckers, thanks to a pilot trucking program recently initiated as part of the Canada-US Beyond the Border Declaration. The year-long pilot is underway at the Peace Bridge crossing between Fort Erie, Ontario and Buffalo that leads to I-190.

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Testing Begins in Canada on the New Supercube trailer

Posted by on 4 January 2013

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The Ontario Transport agency has approved the testing of Walmart Canada's "Supercube" trailer on Ontario roadways. This new 60' trailer will allow the retailer to ship 30% more product than a standard 53' trailer. The testing will take place for 18 months, but will have some restrictions imposed. Walmart Canada was granted permission to operate up to five approved Supercube trailers and said it plans to operate four Supercubes in Ontario, which will each be pulled by Freightliner Argosy tractors.

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