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CARS CN Breakfast 2022

CARS CN Breakfast 2022

This is an exclusive CARS members-only event!   Our annual CN Breakfast will be hosted on June 7th, 2022 at the Hotel Bonaventure, Montreal, Quebec.  We are...

CARS Scholarship - May Deadline is THIS WEEK!

CARS Scholarship - May Deadline is THIS WEEK!

Did you know that employees of member organizations and their families who are looking to pursue or continue education in rail may qualify for one of two scholarships...

"Tech a top priority for new Fredericton transit and parking manager"

"Tech a top priority for new Fredericton transit and parking manager"

"Adopting new devices and software to help track ridership and schedule bus routes is a big priority for..." (Cox, 2022)   Click here for full...

"The road to Queen’s Park: parties divided on highways, united on transit"

"The road to Queen’s Park: parties divided on highways, united on transit"

"Ontario’s political parties have identified the transport promises they hope will propel them into..." (Callan, 2022)   Click here for full article...

"Why Global Rail Operators Need to Harness Cloud & Disruptive Tech"

"Why Global Rail Operators Need to Harness Cloud & Disruptive Tech"

"Our short webinar presentation is so full of insights and valuable takeaways about cloud technology in..." (Railway-News, 2022)   Click here for full...

"VIA Rail Releases 2021 Annual Report"

"VIA Rail Releases 2021 Annual Report"

"Pre-pandemic, VIA Rail operated more than 450 trains per week across Canada, serving 5 million-plus riders on a network of..." (Luczak, 2022)   Click here for full...

"CP’s Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer to address investor conferences in May"

"CP’s Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer to address investor conferences in May"

"Canadian Pacific (TSX: CP) (NYSE: CP) Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer Nadeem Velani will address the following investor..." (CP, 2022)   Click here...

Current Rail/Transit Bids

Current Rail/Transit Bids

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

CARS Scholarship - May Deadline is NEXT WEEK!

CARS Scholarship - May Deadline is NEXT WEEK!

Did you know that employees of member organizations and their families who are looking to pursue or continue education in rail may qualify for one of two scholarships...

InsideTrack Podcast

InsideTrack Podcast

CARS has now released five episodes of The InsideTrack Podcast! Catch up today!  In the most recent episode, Hayley Heaslip is joined by Frank Bognar, CARS Corporate and...

Fun Fact Friday

Fun Fact Friday

In honour of National Fruit Cocktail Day, here is today's fun fact!   Did you know that... “The World’s Largest Can of Fruit Cocktail is a Watertower, painted in a...

Current Rail/Transit Bids

Current Rail/Transit Bids

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