Rig of the Month

/Rig of the Month

June 2017 – Trevor Block

Trevor Block - June 2017 The story of Truk “R” Trev: Trevor Block’s life began in April of 1973 in Edson, AB. He lived there for 7 years with his parents Barb and Cricket and his younger sister Tammy. In 1980 the family moved to Abbotsford, BC where they still live  today. This is Trevor’s story: [...]

May 2017 – Rick Evasiuk

May 2017 - Rick Evasiuk We have profiled over 150 Rig of the Month drivers over the last 18 years but this is the first one that has been done without the knowledge of the driver. It is going out as a birthday present to Rick Evasiuk from his son Greg. Here is Rick’s [...]

April 2017 – Aaron Perreault

Ed Wurz - February 2017 My name is Aaron Perreault, and I grew up just south of Stony Plain, Alberta. My mother, Brenda, was a single mom to my younger sister Amy and me. When I was 10 years old our stepdad died so those early years weren’t easy for her. I attended Graminia School [...]

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 [...]