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

DP World's Fraser Surrey port terminal to use new tech to suppress dust loss in bulk goods

DP World’s Fraser Surrey port terminal will be the first in Western Canada to use a new “revolving container” technology in transporting dry bulk commodities from source to shipping vessels,...

B.C.’s tug, barge operators raise tax rebate row

Marine industry fears it’s being left out of the province’s COVID-19 tax-relief program

Canada extends ban on flights from India, Pakistan

Ban on commercial and private flights extended to June 24

Container cargo carriers revel in COVID-19 pandemic boom time

Vancouver's Seaspan and other global marine cargo companies are reaping pandemic trade bonanza

GCT: Port Authority's proposed Roberts Bank expansion costly and misguided

The Vancouver Fraser Port Authority’s proposed expansion at Roberts Bank, the Roberts Bank Terminal 2 project, is costly, misguided, and threatening the Port’s future profitability, terminal operator...

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