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Why Become a Northwest Trucker

Why You Should Become a Northwest Trucker

If you like freedom, opportunity and a healthy bank account, trucking may be the job for you. But more than that, if you ...
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Safe Summer Driving

Safe Summer Driving

When we think about dangerous driving, icy roads, fog and whiteouts come to mind. But summer driving is deceptively dangerous. There are more ...
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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 ...
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Pride

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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Emergency Kit

What to Include in your Truck Driver Emergency Kit

In case of an unexpected situation, delay or weather-related incident, it is essential for drivers to have an emergency kit on hand. These ...
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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 ...
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Northwest Education Fund

Northwest Education Fund: Scholarship Winner Announcement

In 2018, we revamped our scholarship program in response to the changing times. We introduced the Northwest Education Fund, a scholarship program tailored to supporting the ...
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2018: YEAR IN REVIEW

2018: YEAR IN REVIEW Looking back on 2018, we have much to be proud of. Although we encountered some rocky patches along the ...
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Winter Truck Maintenance

Winter Truck Maintenance Tips

Seasonal weather creates many challenges for truck drivers. Compromised road conditions, fewer daylight hours and poor visibility are an unavoidable reality come winter time, so ...
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Between Friends and Northwest

Between Friends & Northwest

Since its inception in 1982, Between Friends has been sharing a sense of belonging with people of all abilities and ages across Alberta ...
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Winter Driving

Safe Winter Driving Tips

When the temperature plunges, the roads get icy and visibility is poor, even the most experienced drivers can run into problems. When you're ...
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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 ...
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Northwest Education Fund

Introducing the Northwest Education Fund

At Northwest, we are always looking for ways to support our team members and our communities. If there are new advances in safety ...
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Northwest Tank Lines’ New Website

If you know Northwest, you know what matters to us most. Safety, family and community. With our new website, we wanted to take ...
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LEADERS IN SAFETY – THE TRANSCAER CONFERENCE

In September 2014, Northwest Tank Lines hosted a Transcaer safety conference in Southeast Calgary ...
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Sea to Sky Highway (Highway 99) from Vancouver to Whistler in British Columbia, Canada

TAKING RESPONSIBILITY SERIOUSLY

CALGARY, Alta. – What’s better than the Good Housekeeping Seal of Approval? If you’re a company involved in the chemical industry, it could ...
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