What Is Responsible Care®

What Is Responsible Care®?

Safety has always been one of the most important values for us at Northwest Tank Lines. We are committed to ensuring that all of our drivers who are on the job are well protected and also provide them with the resources they need to stay safe. That is why we are a part of a…

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…

Meet Fall 2020 Northwest Education Fund Winners

Meet Our Fall 2020 Northwest Education Fund Winners!

This summer we were pleased to receive more applications than ever before for the Northwest Education Fund. This funding round closed in late summer and is focused on funding students currently enrolled in school this Fall. The number of applications received meant that our committee had a difficult time selecting our winners, but we’re pleased to introduce them…

Our Foundation: Service Excellence

Our Foundation: Service Excellence

Northwest Tank Lines has always been driven to deliver Service Excellence – from the foundation of the company, laid in 1955, to our current organization today. This dedication to quality permeates the entire Northwest family, which is passionately customer-focused. It is one of the reasons Northwest has enjoyed the success and growth that it has,…

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...