Highway 37 Reroute Surcharge

9% Surcharge Now In Effect Please be advised effective immediately, a 9% surcharge will be applied to freight rates. While we navigate the recent challenges caused by the wildfires in Northern BC, which closed Hwy 97, we would like to thank you for your continued patience and understanding. Since the estimated reopening has not yet… Continue reading Highway 37 Reroute Surcharge

Van Kam Freightways Launches New E-Claims Program

Van Kam Freightways is excited to announce the launch of our new E-Claims program, which aims to simplify and streamline the claims processing experience. This is not just a simple change, it is a major step towards making our processes simpler and more efficient. A Transition to User-Friendly Interaction With the rollout of our E-Claims… Continue reading Van Kam Freightways Launches New E-Claims Program

Van Kam Introduces Real-Time Photo Capture

In the world of freight, every detail matters. At Van Kam, we’ve always been driven by a commitment to excellence, ensuring that each shipment’s journey is seamless from start to finish. Today, we’re thrilled to unveil a new initiative that takes our dedication to transparency and efficiency to new heights. Capturing Moments, Ensuring Clarity A… Continue reading Van Kam Introduces Real-Time Photo Capture

New Website Launched!

All Shiny and New We’re going all in this year, and why not? Falling in line with our other 75th anniversary commemorations, Van Kam Freightways recently launched an all-new website at the end of April! We’re pretty excited about the new site filled with spectacular images, new & revised content, and an improved user-friendly browsing… Continue reading New Website Launched!

New Surcharge Notification

To Our Valued Customers, Phase 4 of the Kicking Horse Canyon has been extended until the end of 2021. As a valued partner, we held off on implementing a surcharge as all indications led us to believe this would end by Aug 31, 2021. Since April 1st we have been rerouting schedules that normally go… Continue reading New Surcharge Notification

Unrivaled Options for Smithers & Northern BC

Got freight that needs shipping in Smithers and Northern BC? Well, your options are lookin’ really good with the Van Kam Advantage! Compared to regional competing carriers, Van Kam Freightways Ltd. offers 3 key advantages which allow us to provide unrivaled freight shipping service: Tracking Technology & Online E-Services Larger Regional Network BC Family-Owned &… Continue reading Unrivaled Options for Smithers & Northern BC

E-Services with Real-Time Quotes!

Van Kam’s E-Services allow you to complete all your freight shipping quotes and schedule your pickups through one simple interface! Save time without having to phone in or email us about your freight details – just head over to our E-Services Page to get a quote (E-QUOTE) or schedule your pickup (E-PICKUP). Better yet, if… Continue reading E-Services with Real-Time Quotes!