Wednesday, January 22, 2014
On December 19, 2013, Prime Minister Stephen Harper and U.S. President Barack Obama announced the release of the second annual Beyond the Border Implementation Report.
The report outlines the progress made by the two countries to implement the Beyond the Border Action Plan, which Transport Canada played an important role in developing and implementing border...
Thursday, January 16, 2014
Members submitting abstracts for the Transportation Association of Canada (TAC)’s Technical Awards must do so by Monday, January 27.
All TAC members and their respective staff, including public agencies, private companies, academic institutions, and transportation-related organizations are eligible.
Awards seeking submissions in 2014 are:...
Thursday, January 16, 2014
TAC's 2014 Spring Technical Meetings will be held at the Ottawa Marriott Hotel and the Minto Suite Hotel, April 9-15.
The full schedule of business meetings is outlined in the preliminary program. Please check back regularly as the program is continuously updated.
TAC council and committee members attending the meetings are asked to confirm their...
Thursday, January 9, 2014
Two new projects, endorsed by TAC's Chief Engineers' Council, are currently being developed. Organizations interested in making a financial contribution and participating on the oversight steering commmittee should contact Sarah Wells.
Speed Reader Board Devices: Application Guidelines
Dynamic speed display signs are being used in many...
Monday, December 9, 2013
The winter 2013 issue of the Transportation Association of Canada (TAC)’s newsletter, TAC News, is now available online.
Starting in 2014, TAC News will transition to a blog format on the website. Members will be sent a monthly email highlighting the different articles released during that period. New articles will be featured on the...
Friday, November 29, 2013
The Transportation Association of Canada (TAC) has created special road safety awards to celebrate progress in the field of road safety over the past 100 years in Canada.
Nominations, reflecting distinct avenues of contributions, are currently being sought for:
TAC Academic Research Centennial Road Safety Award
TAC Private Sector Centennial Road Safety...
Tuesday, November 26, 2013
The Transportation Association of Canada (TAC) Foundation launched its Scholarship Program as a way to support and encourage bright, young college and university (undergraduate and graduate) students pursuing studies and a career in transportation.
Full details and application forms for the 2014 TAC Foundation Scholarship Program are available online in...