Canadian company recognized for revising GVW and axle ratings

August 2005
Trailer / Body Builders;Aug2005, Vol. 46 Issue 10, p38
Trade Publication
Reports on the recognition given to Walinga Inc. by Transport Canada for its expertise in modifying gross axle weight ratings and gross vehicle weight ratings, as of August 2005. Terms under the Motor Vehicle Safety Act; Role played by Transport Canada in the implementation of the regulation.


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