Transportation

BIV's coverage of the transportation sector provides the latest news relating to roads, air travel, shipping, ports and beyond in Vancouver and British Columbia

2021 BC Export Awards Nominees Announced

Twelve finalists were announced Wednesday for the annual BC Export Awards, the province's most prestigious business honours reflecting the successes and innovative approaches by B.C. companies...

Metro Vancouver rapid transit needs major expansion: TransLink report

300 kilometres of new SkyTrain, subway, light rail, or bus rapid transit routes required, study finds

Singapore Airlines to fly non-stop to Vancouver

Airline in 2009 halted Vancouver flights that had a Seoul stopover

Surrey revving up to become EV hotbed

Electric motorcycle plant expected to produce 40,000 bikes annually

Small businesses bearing brunt of global shipping crisis

Global supply chain congestion projected to continue until mid-2022

Transpacific cargo congestion creates B.C. port opportunities

Strategic supply chain infrastructure investment needed to lure more major container shipping lines north from U.S. ports

Strong port trade helped B.C.’s north through pandemic: study

Prince Rupert moved 32.4 million tonnes of cargo in 2020

Vancouver port posts first-half cargo record

Grains and containers lead growth for Canada’s biggest port in 2021’s first six months

Vancouver EV maker ElectraMeccanica taps new CEO from Detroit

Kevin Pavlov previously served as chief operating officer

Victoria aims to improve B.C.’s shipbuilding and repair capacity

Advisory committee initiative could result in BC Ferries buying ships made by local rather than foreign companies