Yearly Archives: 2016

Thaw Period 2016

Dear clients The Ministry reminds users of heavy vehicles and shippers that the local limits permitted are reduced during the thaw period. During the 2016 that period, the beginning and end dates of load restrictions for each zone are as follows: Zone 1: From Monday, March 14th (12:01am) to Friday, May 13th (11:59pm) Zone 2: From […]

L’industrie du transport est-elle menacée par une technologie de type Uber?

À n’en pas douter, Uber a perturbé l’industrie du taxi. De même, eBay, Alibaba et Amazon ont, pour le moins, bouleversé le commerce en ligne, et des sites tels que Airbnb ont certainement ébranlé le secteur des chambres à louer. La question que j’entends souvent poser est de savoir si l’industrie du transport risque d’être […]

Is an “Uber-like” Technology Likely to Disrupt the Transportation Industry?

Uber has certainly disrupted the taxi industry.  eBay and Alibaba, and Amzon have certainly disrupted the on line retail business and sites like Airbnb have certainly disrupted the room for rent industries.  The question I often hear is that will an industry “disruptor” emerge offering some sort of online shipper-driver matching service that completely changes […]