Entries by Zachary Dear

Will The Government Support The Trucking Industry Through Economic Turmoil?

The governments of Ontario and Canada as a whole have taken quite a few measures in support of the trucking industry. Some of these supports include classifying trucking as an “essential service” so they can keep driving, reducing weight and municipal by-law restrictions, and allowing goods to continue moving over the border with the United […]

How Is The Trucking Industry Affected By COVID-19?

Truck drivers have always been an important part of Canada’s economy, but never has this been truer than during the current COVID-19 pandemic. The surging demand for food and sanitation supplies has made trucking a necessity, no matter what happens to the wider economy. It’s clear by the industry’s status in provincial and federal emergency […]

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How Diesel Engines Have Become Cleaner Than Ever

Diesel engines are durable, fuel-efficient and provide the necessary power and torque for moving big loads. As these engines have become more powerful, they have become cleaner! Recent improvements in technology have reduced emissions, made exhaust cleaner, and improved the fuel efficiency of trucks, even as the loads have become larger. Now, commercial semi-trucks no […]