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

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

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