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

New insurance system better in every respect: CEO

Q&A: Business model focused on recovery and care, not on conflict, ICBC chief Nicolas Jimenez says

East Coast North American ports showing recovery

Container volumes dropped in spring with late fall growth

West Coast ports hold steady course despite pandemic

A wide range of cargoes rebounded in 2020 after an uncertain COVID-complicated spring

B.C.’s Seaspan rolls dice on aggressive fleet expansion

Global container ship heavyweight sinks multimillions into new vessels as global container cargo market booms

Crawling from the wreckage: rebuilding ICBC

Insurance corpration, legal profession collide over no-fault auto coverage

Turkish Airlines to launch non-stop Istanbul-Vancouver flights May 2

Airline had aimed to launch this route in June, 2020, but the pandemic postponded the flights

Little sign pandemic slowing B.C.’s thirst for electric vehicles

Province adds 20,000 electric vehicles to roads in one year, according to government

Legalized electric kickscooters coming to five Lower Mainland cities

When and where people may legally e-scoot on public property will have to be determined by local councils

$10 billion deep-water Jervis Inlet port proposed

Plan to supplement West Coast cargo capacity could be at odds with whale habitat

Terminal 2 biofilm restoration recipe gets mixed reviews

Port authority’s plan to mitigate environmental damage not realistic, critics say