Freight volumes rise for a third consecutive month

TORONTO, Ont. — Volumes on Loadlink’s Canadian spot market rose 2% in August, the third consecutive monthly rise, according to Loadlink Technologies. Year-over-year, August load postings were also up 2% from August 2019, the loadboard operator sa…

ChargePoint to Go Public, Valued at $2.4 Billion

The EV charging company will merge with Switchback Energy Acquisition Corp, a special-purpose acquisition company. CEO Romano: “(T)here is no need to choose winners in electric mobility. We see ourselves as an index for the entire category.”

Wilson Logistics commits to 1,120 autonomous trucks

PITTSBURGH, Pa. – A pilot project between autonomous trucking start-up Locomation and U.S. fleet Wilson Logistics has gone so well, that Wilson said it will convert 1,120 of its trucks to the system. The trucks will be retrofit with Locomation’s Autono…

N.B. tightens trucker recruitment

FREDERICTON, N.B. – New Brunswick has joined Prince Edward Island and Nova Scotia in tightening truck driver recruitment. It has established a pathway specific to transport truck drivers (NOC 7511) within the Provincial Nominee Program’s NB Skill…