TOW & SHOW FILM FESTIVAL

  NRC Industries is hosting the first towing and recovery film festival. Want to show the #NRCFAMILY and all industry what you got? Couldn’t be easier! Just make a short film featuring you and your NRC, add royalty free music (see the following link) and upload your masterpiece on our Dropbox. Be creative and get […]

100 years of tow trucks!

Two weeks ago, the NRC team was in Chattanooga for the celebration of the 100 year anniversary of tow trucks, where it all began. An event like this was the perfect occasion to kickoff our new training program featuring eight NRC instructors, nationwide. We finished the training with the first ever Rotator Relay! This relay […]

GROUPE LABERGE: A CLASS ACT ALL THE WAY

I am part of a misunderstood generation; I have seen my parents and grandparents worrying frankly of what will happen to the workforce when my generation represent the majority of the payroll. We spoke of young people as cowards, indecisive, immature, without determination, without attachment and without respect for authority. I’m from Generation Y. Def. […]

BAKER HEAVY TOWING: RULES FOR SUCCESS

People tend to think that success and fulfillment come from what we do and how much we do. I used to think that too. My mind changed after interviewing Kirk Baker, from Baker Heavy Towing Cambridge, Ontario. In fact, it’s not really about what you do, how much hours you can put in or how […]

GROUPE MORIN: PERSONAL SKILLS FOR PROFESSIONAL SUCCESS

In today’s digital world, we need to ask ourselves, « What place does human contact have in business relationships? »  Is it still relevant and important in 2016? For Michel Morin and his sons, Étienne and Philippe, there’s no doubt about it; it’s these good business relationships that have allowed the company to thrive through the years. […]

POLADIAN’S LEGACY

Family-run businesses are a common thing in our industry and can present some unique entrepreneurial challenges. It has been proven that only 30% of the family owned businesses make it through the second generation.  At Eagle, I had the second generation in front of me and a member of the third one also (hello there […]

KEEPING YOU ON THE ROAD

50 years ago, Al’s Automotive began as an auto parts store, opening its first shop under the name of Exeter Auto Parts. The Lampert family then expanded the company to a repair shop. Towing then came as a natural addition in order to better serve their customers. Today, Al’s Automotive is 5 companies sharing a […]

A FAMILY BUSINESS | AN INTERGENERATIONAL SUCCESS

As some of you may know, I am newly full-time at NRC. One of my challenges for 2016, is to learn as much as possible about the towing industry. When we were in Baltimore last November, I spoke of my Towing Company of the month with Serge Landry, who kindly invited me to go see them at Meteor. […]

What’s up?

Sun was shining last week at NRC as the first shovelful was taken off the ground, kickstarting a major expansion project of our main facility… Stay in touch! #nrcfamily

“BLAND UNVEILS ITS NRC SHOWSTOPPER” – said the Towby Times.

NRC and Dave Bland Engineering made the front cover of September 11th edition of  TOWBY TIMES, the daily newspaper of the Professional Recovery Tow Show.   In all, it has been a very good show for both NRC Industries and Dave Bland Engineering.  Many thanks to those who visited us in Telford last Thursday and Friday. Read […]