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Happy Canada Day 2013

On July 1st, Canada celebrates Canada Day.  At one time known as "Dominion Day" -- this day commemorates the Constitution Act of 1867.  The Constitution Act of 1867 awarded Canada considerable independence from the United Kingdom as well as uniting Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and the Province of Canada into one country. The very first recognized Canada Day  was in 1917 to celebrate Canada's 50th anniversity.  In 1982, Canada Day became an official holiday with the passing of the Canada Act.  The Canada Act proclaimed complete independence from the United Kingdom.  Below are two of the terrific Canadian Companies Tonkin Replicas has built replica models for.   Express Mondor has for more than three generations driven the highways of both the United States and Canada.  Express Mondor runs a fleet of over fifty trucks mainly Peterbilts and Kenworths pulling flatbeds, drop decks, goose necks, ect.  Express Mondor is based in Lanoraie QC.  Vitessetransport's mission is to "deliver consistent, reliable and personalized transportation services that clients can trust".  Vitessetransport's success in the trucking industry is due to the  company's mission of going to "extraordinary lengths to provide customers with superior product tracking information and win-win ... pricing...".  Vitessetransport Canadian Headquarters is based in Lachine, QC.