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AMTA 2018 Event Sponsorship

Posted: Nov 17, 2017 in Articles

Click here to view our 2018 Event Sponsorship package.... Read More

Alberta’s Special Olympics athletes need You…and your commercial vehicle

Posted: Jul 16, 2018 in News

-Lonnie Croal, Truck Convoy for Special Olympics Planning Committee Truck Convoy for Special Olympics is a celebration of the transportation indust... Read More

Airport Trail expansion moving ahead

Posted: Jul 16, 2018 in News

Alberta Government: The governments of Canada, Alberta and Calgary, along with the Calgary Airport Authority, have committed to fund the completion of... Read More

Better-trained drivers keep roads safe

Posted: Jul 11, 2018 in News

Transportation Minister Brian Mason was on hand at a press conference at the AMTA Calgary office July 10, asking for input as the province moves forwa... Read More

Work to start on West Calgary Ring Road

Posted: Jul 9, 2018 in News

Construction of the West Calgary Ring Road, scheduled to begin in 2019, will complete the circle around Calgary and alleviate traffic congestion in th... Read More

70th annual Professional Truck Driving Championship 2018 results

Posted: Jul 3, 2018 in News

The Alberta Motor Transport Association celebrated it’s 70th annual Professional Truck Driving Championship in style June 23 – on the newly paved ... Read More

CTA takes seat at TC’s National Distracted Driving Roundtable

Posted: Jul 3, 2018 in News

CTA: Recognizing that distracted driving is a growing safety issue across Canada, Transport Canada hosted a National Distracted Driving Roundtable in... Read More

Transportation projects connect rural Albertans

Posted: Jul 3, 2018 in News

Alberta Government: Four projects, expected to be up and running this fall, will receive a total of more than $1.4 million over two years as part of ... Read More

ELD information for Federal Carriers

Posted: Jun 25, 2018 in News

On June 19, the AMTA held an ELD webinar in conjunction with GFI Systems. To review the presentation, click here.... Read More

Tremcar West in Edmonton is now ABSA certified to work on pressure vessel tank trucks and trailers

Posted: Jun 15, 2018 in News

Tremcar West’s Edmonton facility is Transport Canada certified to test and ABSA certified to repair and perform alterations on pressure vessels as w... Read More

Drivers showcased at School Bus Roadeo

Posted: Jun 15, 2018 in News

June 9 saw some of the province's most skilled bus drivers showcasing their work at the School Bus Roadeo in Medicine Hat. A total of 60 drivers fr... Read More

CTA: Time to Develop National Oversight Policy for Non-Compliant Carriers

Posted: Jun 15, 2018 in News

CTA: It’s time for all levels of government across Canada ensure new trucking firms entering the industry are prepared to operate safely while focu... Read More

Relief for southwest Anthony Henday commuters

Posted: Jun 12, 2018 in News

Alberta Government Press Release The Alberta Government is moving ahead with expansion of the southwest leg of Anthony Henday Drive in Edmonton Th... Read More