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The InsideTrack Recap

The InsideTrack Recap

Each week tune into The InsideTrack Recap for a review of some of the articles you might have missed in this week's issues of the InsideTrack.  InsideTrack Recap - May 7,...

Fun Fact Friday

Fun Fact Friday

In honour of National Space Day, here is todays out of this world fun fact for you!  Did you know that... "Charles Bombardier, a Montreal-based innovator, has unveiled a...

Weekly Members Spotlight

Weekly Members Spotlight

Each week CARS is shining a spotlight on our amazing members! This week CARS directed the spotlight on BBR Rail Automation, BMS Locomotive Service Group, Inc., and Brandt...

Current Rail/Transit Bids

Current Rail/Transit Bids

For current rail/transit bids, please click the link...

Monthly Coffee Break

Monthly Coffee Break

From 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. on the last Friday of each month, CARS will be hosting a Monthly Coffee Break! This Friday, May 28th is our next Coffee Break! This series is your...

"Ontario advances two-way, all-day GO service on Kitchener Line"

"Ontario advances two-way, all-day GO service on Kitchener Line"

"The Kitchener GO Rail Expansion project is part of the province’s plan to encourage investment and support population growth in..." (Progressive Railroading, 2021) Click...

"Edmonton and its partners continue efforts to boost safety of transit system"

"Edmonton and its partners continue efforts to boost safety of transit system"

"The city of Edmonton, Edmonton Police Service (EPS) and community partners are doubling down on..." (Wanek-Libman, 2021) Click here for full article...

"Guysborough County may get transit service by fall"

"Guysborough County may get transit service by fall"

"Greg Sewell, director of community transportation at the Department of Transportation and Active Transit, told a legislature committee Tuesday that after..." (Laroche,...

"Bombardier to sell remaining 3.1 per cent stake in Alstom from sale of rail unit"

"Bombardier to sell remaining 3.1 per cent stake in Alstom from sale of rail unit"

"Bombardier's net proceeds from the sale of the rail division totalled US$3.6 billion, down from US$4 billion it..." (The Canadian Press Staff, 2021) Click here for full...

Current Rail/Transit Bids

Current Rail/Transit Bids

For current rail/transit bids, please click the link...

Monthly Coffee Break

Monthly Coffee Break

From 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. on the last Friday of each month, CARS will be hosting a Monthly Coffee Break! This Friday, May 28th is our next Coffee Break! This series is your...

"Canadian transit ridership dropped more than 70 per cent in February compared to 2020: StatCan"

"Canadian transit ridership dropped more than 70 per cent in February compared to 2020: StatCan"

"New data released by Statistics Canada shows 45.8 million passenger trips were taken on Canada's public transit systems in..." (Bogart, 2021) Click here for full article...