Logistec reports Q3 results

Logistec reported record revenues for its third quarter ended September 29 of $78.5 million, up 16.8 per cent from the same period a year earlier. Net profits from operations of $7.1 were up slightly from the year-ago period, after excluding a one-time gain of $6.2 million gain recorded during the third quarter of 2011.

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Closing of the 2012 Seaway Navigation Season

Subject to changes caused by severe climatic conditions may occur during the closing period, as a result of which scheduled closing dates may need to be amended.

Closing Dates
Montreal-Lake Ontario Section

The Corporations have decided to waive the operational surcharges on December 21, 22, 23 and 24.

Any transit of the Montreal-Lake Ontario section of the Seaway after 23:59 hours, December 24, if permitted, will be subject to prior written agreement. Arrangements are to be made at our St. Lambert office.

Irrespective of operating conditions, in the Montreal-Lake Ontario section of the Seaway, all vessels must be clear of this section at 23:59 hours on December 29th. (more…)

Statistics Canada releases updated version of database

An updated version of the North American Transportation Statistics (NATS) database, a unique online source for comprehensive information on transportation activity, has recently been released. The database is the result of a tripartite initiative representing the transportation and statistical agencies of Canada, the United States and Mexico. All three countries have updated the tables to include 2011 data where available.

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