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

Record-high fuel prices crippling B.C. trucking industry

Fuel surcharges not enough, government tax cuts needed to protect profit margins for truck drivers and keep a lid on grocery prices

Joshua Davis

Q&A, Forty Under 40 Winner 2020; Founder, JL Davis Enterprises; co-founder and CEO, Speedee Transport; co-founder, Stark TMS Software, Age 37

Aliya Mohamed

Q&A, Forty Under 40 Winner 2020; Director of public affairs, Translink Age 36

Matthew May

Q&A, Forty Under 40 Winner 2020; President, Coast 2000 Terminals Ltd., Age 39

B.C. electric vehicle sales tops in North America

13% of all new light vehicle sales in B.C. in 2021 were zero-emission vehicles — the highest rate on the continent on a per capita basis

China suspends more flights from YVR

Richmond travel agent losing hope for China’s market

Vancouver Fraser Port Authority implements expanded whale protection corridor

The Vancouver Fraser Port Authority will expand this year its efforts to protect and aid the recovery of southern resident killer whales off the B.C. coast, official said this morning. This is the...

Crew shortages continue to affect ferries

Despite hiring more than 800 new staff since the start of the year, crew shortages continue to affect sailings and services on B.C. Ferries

B.C. at the bottom of global port efficiency index

World Bank Group’s second annual container port performance report ranks West Coast North America ports as least efficient 

5 things you (probably) didn't know about Metro Vancouver transit

At one point trolley bus drivers didn't have a driver's license? It's true!