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2012-06-15 06:21:32

TORONTO-WASHINGTON, June 15, 2012 /CNW/ - The Canadian Vehicle Manufacturers' Association (CVMA) and the American Automotive Policy Council (AAPC) commends Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper, Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty, Michigan Governor Rick Snyder and U.S. Secretary of Transportation, Ray LaHood for their leadership by proceeding with a new international crossing for the Windsor- Detroit gateway. Today's announcement will help eliminate the remaining hurdles related to this...

2012-06-15 06:21:26

OTTAWA, June 15, 2012 /CNW/ - The Canadian Chamber of Commerce welcomes today's a agreement to build a New International Trade Crossing between Detroit, Michigan and Windsor, Ontario. "With about half of all trade between Canada and the US moving across the Michigan-Ontario border, the region is at the heart of our bilateral trading relationship. A new bridge is long overdue," said Perrin Beatty, President and CEO of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce. He added: "The region can't...

2012-02-28 12:16:00

TORONTO, Feb. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Livingston International has signed a purchase agreement to acquire the assets of Dell Will Customs Brokers Inc., Livingston's president and CEO, Peter Luit, announced today. Canadian Dell Will Customs Brokers Inc. is a strong local customs broker with approximately 40 employees based in Windsor, Ontario.  If completed, the acquisition would give Livingston even greater traction in the Detroit-Windsor corridor, the busiest border crossing...

2010-12-14 14:16:00

WINDSOR, ON, and DETROIT, MI, Dec. 14 /PRNewswire/ - The Detroit-Windsor Tunnel is open and ready to take commercial and passenger vehicles that would otherwise use the Bluewater Bridge in Sarnia/Port Huron.  The Bluewater Bridge is currently closed due to icy conditions on the Bridge. In addition, Highway #402 in Ontario is designated as "Closed" from the Bluewater Bridge to Highway 401 in London due to adverse weather conditions. On the Ministry of Transportation for Ontario...

2010-11-04 09:00:00

DETROIT-WINDSOR, Nov. 4 /PRNewswire/ - The Detroit-Windsor Tunnel has implemented changes to both lighting and ventilation systems that offer great advances in environmental sustainability while increasing efficiency. "In the Spring of 2010, we took the first steps by contracting for the replacement of the existing metal halide lighting with more energy efficient LED lighting fixtures," states Robert Howell, Facility Manager, Detroit-Windsor Tunnel. "These fixtures have instant...

2010-04-16 09:00:00

DETROIT, April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Stressing the importance of growing jobs, commerce and trade, an all-star line-up of leaders from Michigan and Canadian business and labor, city and the state governments together today urged Michigan lawmakers to remove the only remaining hurdle to the new Detroit River International Crossing -- enactment of legislation that would enable Michigan to enter into a public-private partnership to build and operate the new bridge. The project is expected to...