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28Mar, 2016

Volvo steering shaft recall replacement completed at Challenger

  With a tremendous amount of coordination and effort from our dedicated team at Challenger, and the ongoing support of Volvo, all of our impacted units from a recent steering shaft recall are now fully operational after receiving the necessary authorized repairs.  This was a proactive measure from Volvo and we took immediate action to take these units off the [...]

4Mar, 2016

Wide-Load and Alternate Motorist Detours

Due to a severe rock slide on or around February 29th a portion of the I-75 will be closed for roughly 2-3 weeks as they do road cleanup, maintenance and rock blasting according to the T-DOT website. A detoured route has been assigned to commercial motor vehicles. Southbound lanes are expected to re-open in about 14 days and 1 lane [...]

2Feb, 2016

Challenger awarded “2016 Best Fleets to Drive For”

  "Produced by CarriersEdge, in partnership with Truckload Carriers Association, Best Fleets to Drive For® is an annual survey and contest that identifies the for-hire carriers providing the best workplace experiences for their drivers." Challenger is excited to announce that we are setting the standard of excellence in the industry and have been awarded as one of the 2016 Best [...]

11Jan, 2016

Ontario’s Nipigon River bridge fails, severing Trans-Canada Highway East-West Travel Shut Down as Trans-Canada Closed After Bridge Failure: Message from Ontario Trucking Association The newly constructed Nipigon River Bridge on Highway 11/17 in northern Ontario is closed for “an indefinite time due to mechanical issues,” according to the Ontario Provincial Police. Several media reports suggest the bridge – located 100 kilometres northeast of Thunder Bay – has [...]

1Dec, 2015

Challenger GRI 2016/ Augmentation Tarifaire 2016

Re: 5.4% Rate Increase Starting in Q1 2016, Challenger will be implementing a rate increase of 5.4% for all services. Challenger is committed to maintaining best in class service and fulfilling all of our customer’s challenges while maintaining reliable, safe and environmentally responsible practices. Challenger is a North American leader in the supply chain industry and has been since our [...]