Breast Cancer Awareness

Breast Cancer Awareness Month Highlights

At Northwest Tank Lines, safety is our primary driver of everything we do. This goes beyond driving, equipment, training and certification measures and extends into the safety of our communities outside of work life. We are proud to support our partner, the Canadian Cancer Society, in their fight against cancer, especially this month for Breast…


Driving Towards a Cancer-Free Future

Our partners, the Canadian Cancer Society, tells us, “Nearly half of Canadians are expected to be diagnosed with cancer at some point in their lives, and 1 in 4 are expected to die.” At Northwest, we are committed to supporting a healthy community. This is why we work with the Canadian Cancer Society, and why we...

Take Pride In The Industry

The trucking and tank-driving industry has long battled a reputation as a male-dominant workforce with a small pool of diversity. Today, however, we are seeing signals that times are changing. This not only helps companies like us improve our services but also enriches our internal community and culture. Here is why we should all take...

Vancouver City Police Canine Unit

The Vancouver City Police Canine Unit has a rich and proud history. Operational since 1957, Vancouver’s police dog unit is the oldest in Canada.   A few years after the unit was first created, Chief Constable George Archer reported to the mayor that,   “It is my considered opinion, based on our experience to date, that the...
Trucking Gear to Make Your Life Easier

Trucking Gear to Make Your Life Easier

When you spend as much time on the road as a long-haul trucker does, there is some trucking gear you just can’t do without. Today’s trucks contain many modern amenities, but they can also be made more comfortable with a few simple additions. From clothing to tools and equipment to basic comfort items, here are some suggestions…

Calgary Dreams Centre

Calgary Dream Centre & Northwest

“For most, homelessness is the result of a lack of supports, mental health issues and addiction.”   — Calgary Dream Centre Calgary Dream Centre’s invaluable mission is to guide men and women caught in cycles of poverty and addiction into lives of purpose. The Centre first opened its doors in 2004 and has been helping homeless…

Langley Memorial Hospital Foundation & Northwest

Langley Memorial Hospital Foundation & Northwest

“Because of the Foundation’s donation, we have equipment that would have been difficult to afford through regular funding. It’s so important that we have the state-of-the-art technology and equipment so I can offer the absolute best care to every patient. Donors make that possible.”   — Dr. Carolyn Anderson, Ophthalmologist at Langley Memorial Hospital The Langley Memorial…

Big Brothers Big Sisters

Big Brothers Big Sisters & Northwest

“Think of someone who has inspired you. Do they make you feel confident, smart, brave? Now, imagine your life without them. Where would you be today?”  Big Brothers Big Sisters of Canada envisions a world where everyone has that person. They are committed to enhancing the confidence, self-esteem and well-being of children through invaluable mentor…

Canadian Cancer Society and Northwest'

Northwest Partners with the Canadian Cancer Society

At Northwest, we are all about supporting the communities in which we live and work. One of the ways we do this is through partnerships with philanthropic organizations and initiatives. This year marked the beginning of one such partnership with the Canadian Cancer Society.  

Sea to Sky Highway (Highway 99) from Vancouver to Whistler in British Columbia, Canada


What’s better than the Good Housekeeping Seal of Approval? If you’re a company involved in the chemical industry, it could be Responsible Care-In-Place Verification, a way to help ensure safety and efficiency in handling what could be extremely dangerous substances.