Canadian Flyer's Recent Activity

  1. Canadian Flyer replied to the thread Other News.

    The reasoning behind this, I believe, is that engines of that era have had the time for the bugs to be worked out of them. You can get...

    Feb 21, 2018 at 8:34 AM
  2. Canadian Flyer replied to the thread "Significant number" of straight trucks coming to FXFE.

    I suppose that's one way to look at it. But in my experience they will use straight trucks for whatever they can. Here in Toronto the...

    Feb 19, 2018 at 8:37 AM
  3. Canadian Flyer liked SwampRatt's post in the thread "Significant number" of straight trucks coming to FXFE.

    CF, they won't be doing exactly the same thing, the way I understand it. It's said to be strictly RESIDENTIAL (P&D). So until they grow...

    Feb 19, 2018 at 8:29 AM
  4. Canadian Flyer replied to the thread "Significant number" of straight trucks coming to FXFE.

    I'd be curious to know who with a Class B would want to hustle residential deliveries at a lower payscale than Class A doing exactly the...

    Feb 18, 2018 at 11:33 AM
  5. Canadian Flyer replied to the thread Little Stuff....

    You'll get no argument from me. I see all the Sterlings still running around on linehaul. I was just pointing out that Road Systems has...

    Feb 18, 2018 at 11:27 AM
  6. Canadian Flyer liked highspeeds's post in the thread Little Stuff....

    The point here is that they are not making any capital investments in our fleet. We are short equipment and drivers. No effort is being...

    Feb 18, 2018 at 11:23 AM
  7. Canadian Flyer replied to the thread "Significant number" of straight trucks coming to FXFE.

    Not everything can be crates full of bolts for Home Depot and boxes of balloons for the dollar store. Cindy Lou needs her exercise bike to...

    Feb 18, 2018 at 5:07 AM
  8. Canadian Flyer liked BIG R GUY's post in the thread Other News.

    What amazes me is, as far as I know, California is the only state requiring them. Think if it was me running coop Dispatch, I would make...

    Feb 18, 2018 at 4:58 AM
  9. Canadian Flyer replied to the thread Little Stuff....

    Road Systems has never been a big player. Their two biggest customers over the years have been Con-way Freight and Consolidated...

    Feb 18, 2018 at 4:53 AM
  10. Canadian Flyer replied to the thread Little Stuff....

    They didn't spin it off, they sold it. CFI belongs to TFI International now and I don't know if they still do business with XPO.

    Feb 17, 2018 at 1:47 AM
  11. Canadian Flyer replied to the thread New Blog Devoted To Carriers Long Gone.

    Motorways. This Western powerhouse of it's time even had terminals in St. Paul and Minneapolis, yet got it's start from a small moving...

    Feb 16, 2018 at 5:46 AM
  12. Canadian Flyer replied to the thread New Blog Devoted To Carriers Long Gone.

    Direct--Winters Transport was the first JIT LTL carriers to run between Toronto and Montreal. They ran GMC Twin Six gassers many years ago...

    Feb 16, 2018 at 5:29 AM
  13. Canadian Flyer replied to the thread New Blog Devoted To Carriers Long Gone.

    If Canadian LTL history is interesting, allow me to share some stuff I found. Smith Transport, fondly remembered by folks with gray hair...

    Feb 16, 2018 at 5:18 AM
  14. Canadian Flyer replied to the thread Other News.

    You'll poke your eye out with that.

    Feb 15, 2018
  15. Canadian Flyer liked BIG R GUY's post in the thread Other News.

    Another big thing these contractors using their own vehicles won’t realize until it is too late is, They pay all their own health...

    Feb 15, 2018