Please make note: The three month grace period for the SOLAs revision with regards to the VGM (verified gross mass) for all packed containers has ended as of October 1st, 2016. For more information regarding current compliance and review of the revision and its impacts, please see the article below, posted by the TT Club. http://www.ttclub.com/news-events/press-releases/article/vgm-period-of-grace-ends-on-1st-october-136031/
Air Canada has confirmed their introduction of daily direct flights from Montreal to Shanghai, China. Beginning in February 2017, this year-round service will commence on Air Canada’s Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner aircraft, marking this as their 13th direct service out of Montreal. For more information, please refer to the Canadian Shipper article provided below. http://www.canadianshipper.com/financial-management/air-canada-launching-non-stop-montreal-shanghai-flights/1003371806/
Please be advised that Colbeck & Clarke will be closed for Labour Day this coming Monday, September 5th for the Canadian statutory holiday. Should you require assistance, please direct all messages to the following emails, and someone will be in contact with you at their earliest possible convenience. firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org For all of you enjoying […]
The Ontario Ministry of Transportation has recently introduced a mandatory four to six week entry-level training course for commercial Class A truck drivers. The new Commercial Truck Driver Training Standard (Class A) will be available early July, 2016. Individuals seeking a Class A license in Ontario on or after July 1, 2017 will need to […]
Check out this newly launched interactive map created by UCL Energy Institute (UCL El) and London-based Kiln. Over 250 million data points show the movement of the world’s commercial shipping fleet over the course of the 2012 year. It also presents the accompanying emissions. The bigger picture! http://shipandbunker.com/news/world/638884-here-is-a-new-interactive-map-showing-global-vessel-movements-emissions-over-the-course-of-1-year
As of this morning (Tuesday Sept. 8th, 2015) many container haulage drivers are striking in the Toronto area. As a result the carriers we use are not able to arrange pickups or deliveries until further notice. As we have more information we will update all our valuable customers accordingly.
Effective July 8th, 2015 we now have a partner in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia to handle any freight into or out of that region. Should you have any inquiries regarding Ethiopia, we’d be happy to assist.
Due to overwhelming demand we are pleased to announce that we are now accepting payments by credit card. Any invoices issued in a currency other than Canadian Dollars (CAD) will first be converted into CAD for processing. A processing fee of 2.80% will apply on all payments using a Canadian credit card. Please contact a member […]
Please take note of our holiday hours listed below. Wednesday Dec. 24th – closing at noon Thursday Dec. 25th – CLOSED Friday Dec. 26th – CLOSED Wednesday Dec. 31st – closing at noon Thursday January 1st – CLOSED Friday January 2nd – OPEN – regular business hours
Reports are circulating that workers belonging to Greece’s public and private sector unions, have announced a 24hr general strike on Thursday, 27 November from 06:00 – 06:00hrs Lt on Friday, 28 November. No vessels movements will be effected at any terminals within Piraeus, Eleusis, Pachi-Megara and Thessaloniki.