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Off the Tracks: Exploring the tanker at the centre of the oil-by-rail debate

Crude by rail in North America has exploded over the last few years, both figuratively and, in a few cases, literally. With pipelines seemingly blocked at every available turn, where do we go from here? >

Travel Prices Soar

Booking corporate travel online may not the cheapest route for businesses, according to a recent survey commissioned by the Canadian Corporate Travel Association (CCTA) which represents the interests of the country’s largest travel management companies.

Licensed to Drive

At night when Rashpal Gosan drives his taxicab through the streets of Calgary, all he can think about is how the city is putting the brakes on the taxicab business. Since 1986, the city has placed a moratorium on the number of taxi vehicle plate licences issued.

Rail at the Crossroads

Canadian Pacific Railway believes widespread conversion to scheduled rail is its industry’s best hope to compete with commercial trucking >

Road Report

From the technology used to make them safe to the funding of their construction, innovation will drive the development of Alberta’s roadways >

Bye Bye Bonuses

“Hello … Hello, alien life form. What have you done with Nancy?” Nancy People’s father was astonished his world-travelling daughter hadn’t commented on the tantalizing adventure vacations he was considering as a Christmas present for his wife. Something was up.

Moving Forward

CARGO BOOM: Demand for increased freight transportation options has spurred couriers like FedEx to expand their services in Alberta >

A Wing and a Prayer

City Centre Airport was meant to be the connecting point between northern Alberta and Edmonton. Instead, what users see as a deliberate effort to close down the airport is causing a rift between the capital city and its northern neighbours >

Three Wheels. Two Guys. One Plan.

Lehman Trikes takes a couple of entrepreneurs from Westlock for the ride of their lives >

Calgary-Edmonton corridor economic envy of Canada

The road to prosperity >

Editor’s Note

We can’t deny we’re part enamoured, part in awe of the scale of operations behind the likes of Burlington Resources Ltd. president Mark Ellis, whose company and peers are the subject of this month’s cover story >

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