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

COVID-related crew shortage forced cancellation of BC Ferries sailings

BC Ferries says the “staffing issue” that forced the cancellation of the Queen of Surrey’s 5:25 p.m. sailing from Langdale Nov. 4 as well as one of its scheduled round-trips on the Horseshoe...

Mobility pricing shouldn’t be off the table, says outgoing TransLink CEO

TransLink CEO Kevin Desmond reflects on impacts of COVID-19, driverless cars and mobility pricing

B.C. complaint halts Ottawa's plans for earthquake warning system

Vancouver company's alert technology used in Massey Tunnel

Road pricing could jam Vancouver’s exit ramps

Traffic tolls would hollow out city’s core that has seen more than 1,300 businesses leave downtown in the past eight years, board of trade warns

GCT's Deltaport container facilities expansion now actively seeking public comment

The GCT Deltaport Berth 4 expansion project – which has captured attention as an alternative to the controversial Terminal 2 expansion at Roberts Bank proposed by the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority...

Downtown traffic toll plan faces pushback

Vancouver downtown business group says idea “needs to be parked” until economic impact addressed

Prince Rupert port plans cargo volume doubling by 2040

Fairview Container Terminal moved 1.2 million TEUs in 2019

TransLink CEO to depart in February

What happened: CEO Kevin Desmond set to leave TransLink Why it matters: The job move comes as the transit authority still grapples with impacts of COVID-19 The head of TransLink is planning to make...

China gives green light for Loop Energy tech

Buses that use Loop Energy’s range extenders for fuel cell buses approved

GCT's DP4 container terminal expansion reaches regulatory milestone

While the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority continues to be embroiled in a prolonged battle over the controversial Roberts Bank Terminal 2 container port expansion project, a rival initiative has...