Rig of the Month

/Rig of the Month

March 2017 – Randy Bye

Ed Wurz - February 2017 My name is Randy Bye and I was born and raised in Hixon, BC, a small town 50kms south of Prince George. I became interested in trucking at a very early age as my father was a truck driver and equipment operator and my dad’s parents were also truck drivers. [...]

February 2017 – Ed Wurz

Ed Wurz - February 2017 My name is Ed Wurz and I was born and raised in Shaunavon, Saskatchewan. My Dad, Daniel and Mom, Annie, had 9 of us kids in all. I had 5 sisters 3 brothers and I was third from the bottom so there was never a problem being straightened out by [...]

Dec 2016 / Jan 2017 – Carole Ann Webster

Carole Ann Webster - Dec 2016 / Jan 2017 My name is Carole Ann Webster and I was born in Richmond, BC. I was raised in various parts of BC, but spent the most time in McLeese Lake. I am the daughter of Scottie and Marion Webster, who back in the day were known as Dusty [...]

November 2016 – Janet Laursen

Janet Laursen - November 2016 My name is Janet Jessie Laursen and this is my story. I was born in the town of Comox, British Columbia and grew up on north Vancouver Island. My first home was in the small town of Pt. McNeill. One of those blink and you miss it kind of towns. My [...]

August 2016 – Ted Glucki

Ted Glucki - August 2016 My name is Ted Glucki and I was born in 1940 on a farm near the village of Komarno, Manitoba. My father Steve, raised beef cattle there. In 1949 my family decided to “pull up stakes” and relocated to a farm in the Municipality of Rockwood. The farm itself is between [...]

July 2016 – Gordon VanLaerhoven

Gordon VanLaerhoven - June 2016 Hello trucker world! My name is Gordon VanLaerhoven. I was asked to slam out a life story and how I got into trucking and whatnot, so here goes! I was born to Tony and Debbi VanLaerhoven in Chilliwack BC and raised on a dairy farm just across the Fraser River [...]

June 2016 – Mike Hummel

Mike Hummel - June 2016 My name is Mike Hummel. I was born in London, Ontario - the middle of 3 children. I have an older brother Bryan and a younger sister Andrea. My father, John started out as a painter then a welder and finally a warehouse supervisor for Champion Motor Graders which was [...]

May 2016 – Mike Woodford

Mike Woodford - May 2016 Hello, my name is Mike Woodford and I’m a chromaholic… I was born and raised in Prince George, BC and as a young lad I did all the typical kid stuff – I built tree forts, rode my bike, and got into trouble. My Dad was the general manager at [...]

April 2016 – Eric Norum

Eric Norum - April 2016 I received a phone call from Doug Pugh, owner of Overhaul Ventures out of Prince George, who said his driver, Eric, was an ideal candidate for our Rig of The Month. He said he was one of the best employees he’s ever had as he is an excellent driver who [...]

March 2016 – Ian Richmond

Ian Richmond - March 2016 Our March 2016 Rig of the Month driver is Iain Richmond from Calgary Alberta. This is his story: I’m told my story began in a cold rented house, in the village of Rigg (referred to as “the Rigg” by locals) in south west Scotland. There was one way to stay [...]