Canadian Cancer Society Updates!

Canadian Cancer Society Updates!

Our commitment to safety extends beyond safe driving and equipment. It is also important to us that your families and communities are safe at home, which is why we are proud supporters and partners with the Canadian Cancer Society. Here is some news and updates from the Canadian Cancer Society. The Canadian Cancer Society tells…

Best Truck Stop Food in BC and Alberta

Looking for the best truck stop food on your route? Check out our round up of the yummiest stops to refuel your stomach and enjoy a treat! Eating well is a huge part of staying healthy on the road, and while we’ve included a couple treats on this list, the majority have a great selection...

The Northwest 65th Anniversary

With every new year, comes an updated view and analysis of the industry and 2020 is no different. Across the board, the big 3 factors that are influencing the world of bulk transportation are: Driver Hiring and Retention, Safety and Insurance and Technology. What may have just now, come into focus for the industry in…

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…

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 evolving needs of today’s students. Today, we are thrilled to announce the first recipient of a new and improved Northwest Education Fund scholarship.  

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 road, we overcame these challenges by pulling together as a community and as a team. At the end of the day, we have much to celebrate: a new website, a new charitable...
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 it is more important than ever to take strict safety measures and to exercise caution on the road. 

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.  

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 technology, we adopt them. If a team member comes to us with a question, a concern or a request, we answer, address and act. The Northwest Way is about being proactive and…

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 those three pillars, and showcase them as the heart of our business. Ultimately, we wanted to create a site that embodies and elevates the Northwest Spirit.