Government/Industry Meeting

Wednesday November 27, 2019

 

Presentations

Vehicle Weight and Dimension Regulations in Canada – Update on Issues and Developments

 

 

National Developments & MOU Amendments

John Pearson

 

Provincial/Territorial Developments – Round table reports by jurisdiction

F/P/T Reps

 

 

Yukon 

Michael Kasprzak

 

Northwest Territories

Harris Beaulieu

 

British Columbia

Jan Lansing

 

Alberta

Kim Durdle

 

Saskatchewan

Andrew Cipywynk

 

Manitoba

Jan McKee

 

Ontario

Joe Lynch

 

Quebec

Francois Janelle

 

New Brunswick

Matt Illsely

 

Prince Edward Island

Pat Dowling

 

Nova Scotia

Laurie Hurley

 

Newfoundland and Labrador

Krista Cull

 

Transport Canada

Mark Benze

Harmonization of VWD Regulations – Past, Present and Future

 

 

Past: History and the 1988 National MOU

John Pearson

 

Technical Issues and Presentations

 

 

Cooperative Truck Platooning

Mark Belzile, Transport Canada

 

6 x 2 Tractors Project – Final Results

Martha Christenson, Transport Canada

 

Dynamic Performance of Steerable Axles on Long Combination Semitrailers

Gordon Poole, National Research Council

 

Length Allowances for Autotarp Systems

Andrew Barnes, Alberta Motor Transport Assn

 

Sustainability & Mobility of Heavy Transportation

Gerard Noėl, gn-solutions

 

CleanBC Heavy-duty Vehicle Efficiency Program

Cory Patterson, BC Trucking Association

 

Oversize and Overweight Loads                                               

 

 

Specialized Carriers and Rigging Association

Ed Bernard, Precision Specialized Inc.

Louis Juneau, Nova Permits & Pilot Cars 

 

New West Partnership Progress on Pilot Car Issues

Jan Lansing, BC Ministry of Infrastructure and Transportation

 

Pilot Car Industry Update              

Heather Murray, Sparrow Piloting Service

 

Other Business

 

 

FP Innovations History and Overview

Jan Michaelsen, FP Innovations