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TAC Permit - City of Airdrie

Posted October 13, 2017  Print  Email

Effective October 16th, 2017 the City of Airdrie will require a TAC permit for any Tridem Axle configuration (12 or 24 tires) that exceeds 17,000 kg's. To obtain this permit, contact Roadata Services at 1-888-444-9288.



New RDS Partner - City of Airdrie

Posted October 12, 2017  Print  Email

Roadata Services Ltd. is pleased to announce that as of October 16th, 2017 the City of Airdrie will become a RDS Municipal Partner. Permit applications must be applied online using the TRAVIS Web System or through a designated TRAVIS agent.



New RDS Partner - Sturgeon County

Posted July 25, 2017  Print  Email

Roadata Services Ltd. is pleased to announce that as of August 1st, 2017 Sturgeon County will become a RDS Municipal Partner. Permit applications must be applied online using the TRAVIS Web System or through a designated TRAVIS agent.



New RDS Partner - R.M. of Newcombe

Posted January 23, 2017  Print  Email

Roadata Services Ltd. is pleased to announce a Municipal partnership with the R.M. of Newcombe starting on January 25th, 2017. To obtain a permit, please contact Roadata at 1-844-232-7275.



Winter Weights

Posted December 19, 2016  Print  Email

Effective 12:01am, Monday, December 19, 2016, Winter Season Weights for heavy haul will come into effect on roads north of and including Township 11. Fall weights for heavy haul remain in effect south of the frost line and Period 4 weights for province wide.

http://www.transportation.alberta.ca/Content/docType260/Production/FrostThawMap.pdf



New RDS Partner - R.M. of Snipe Lake

Posted June 6, 2016  Print  Email

Roadata Services Ltd. is pleased to announce a Municipal partnership with the R.M. of Snipe Lake starting on June 8th, 2016. To obtain a permit, please contact Roadata at 1-844-232-7275.



M.D. of Bighorn - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted May 18, 2016  Print  Email

Effective May 16th, 2016, the M.D. of Bighorn became an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



MD of Foothills - Major Haul Policy Road Use Agreements & Road Inspections

Posted May 11, 2016  Print  Email

Effective May11th, 2016 the M.D. of Foothills will require carriers to obtain a Single Trip Permit and a Road Use Agreement (RUA) through Roadata Services for all projects that have 6 or more loads moving to a single location within a 24 Hour period. The M.D. will now require a pre and post move roadway inspection on these moves. The inspection fee will be $250 per inspection ($250 pre and $250 post).


Effective May 11th, 2016 the M.D. of Foothills will require a pre and post move roadway inspection for all Drilling Rig moves. The inspection fee will be $250 per inspection ($250 pre and $250 post).



M.D. of Foothills - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted April 15, 2016  Print  Email

April 15th, 2016, the M.D. of Foothills is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



RITA Permit Approval Discount

Posted February 25, 2016  Print  Email

Roadata Services Ltd. would like to remind all our permit clients that a $2.00 per permit discount is available on permits (excluding First Nation and annual permits) that are applied for through our online permitting system - RITA.

To set up a RITA online account, please visit our website at www.roadata.com or call our permit department. RITA will save you time, money and earn you rewards!!



Leduc County - Roadway Inspection Fees

Posted January 7, 2016  Print  Email

Effective February 1st, 2016 Leduc County will require a pre and post inspection on all moves that require a RUA. Typically this is for all Drilling Rig Moves and Multiple Legal Loads that have 5 or more loads moving into the same location within a 24 Hour period. The inspection fee will be $300.00 per inspection (Pre and Post combined). An additional inspection may be required if deemed necessary by Leduc County and this inspection fee will be $200.00 per inspection.



New RDS Partner - R.M. of Britannia

Posted January 4, 2016  Print  Email

Roadata Services Ltd. is pleased to announce that as of January 4th, 2016 the R.M. of Britannia will become a RDS Municipal Partner. To obtain a permit, please contact Roadata at 1-888-730-3745.



RDS Holiday Hours

Posted December 18, 2015  Print  Email

Holiday Hours for 2015

December 17th - December 23rd: 6:30am to 6:00pm

December 24th, December 26th and January 1st: 9:00am to 2:00pm

December 25th: Closed

December 27th - December 31st: 6:30am to 6:00pm

Regular office hours of 6:30am to 8:00pm will resume again on January 2nd, 2016. During holiday hours, after hours service can be processed through phone and RITA. However, email or fax cannot be processed after hours and will be reviewed the next business day.

From the Staff & Management at Roadata Services - we wish you and yours a happy and safe holiday season!



New RDS Partner - Sunchild First Nation

Posted September 24, 2015  Print  Email

Roadata Services Ltd. is pleased to announce that as of October 1st, 2015 the Sunchild First Nation will become a RDS Municipal Partner. Vehicles with a registered weight of 5000 KGS or greater using Sunchild First Nation roadways are required to obtain an Access Permit, even if they are just cutting through the First Nation. Overweight equipment will also require an overweight permit specifically issued for Sunchild First Nation. Permit applications must be applied for online through the Roadata website at www.roadata.com or by contacting our office at 1-844-624-4373.



Starland County - Major Haul Policy & Road Use Agreement

Posted June 25, 2015  Print  Email

Effective July 1st, 2015 Starland County will require a Road Use Agreement (RUA) be in place for all Drilling Rig moves with a 48 Hour Notification period. The RUA must be in place before any approvals to move via permit will be issued. Roadata Services Ltd. will facilitate completion of the RUA.

Effective July 1st, 2015 Starland County will require carriers to obtain a Single Trip permit and a Road Use Agreement (RUA) through Roadata Services for all projects that have 10 or more trips moving to a single location within a 24 Hour period. A 48 Hour Notification period is required before permit will be issued.



New RDS Partners-R.M. of Pleasant Valley & R.M. of Mariposa

Posted June 19, 2015  Print  Email

Roadata Services Ltd. is pleased to announce Municipal partnerships with the R.M. of Pleasant Valley starting on June 22nd, 2015 and the R.M. of Mariposa starting on June 29th, 2015. To obtain a permit in these R.M.'s, please contact Roadata at 1-888-730-3745.



Lac La Biche County - Conklin Trail

Posted February 10, 2015  Print  Email

Effective February 6th, 2015 the erection of any signage on the Old Conklin Trail (RDS 790136) must be approved by Lac La Biche County. Any signs erected without our Municipal Approval will be promptly removed. Repeat offences could lead to disciplinary action including denial of permits. For further information or to submit a request for signage, please contact the Lac La Biche Transportation Services Department at 780-623-6789.



R.M. of Chesterfield - Primary Weight Annual

Posted September 16, 2014  Print  Email

Effective immediately, the RM of Chesterfield now requires a Primary Weight Annual for travel from Secondary to Primary weights. The permit fee is $100.00 per permit and can be obtained by calling Roadata Services at 1-888-730-3745.



R.M. of Oakdale - Tow Permit

Posted September 12, 2014  Print  Email

The RM of Oakdale now requires all units being towed off location or on a Municipal roadway to obtain a Tow Permit before any movement occurs. The permit must be issued to the vehicle that is being towed and will be charged a $25.00 Permit Fee as well as a $250.00 Post Inspection Fee. The Tow Permit can be obtained by calling Roadata Services at 888-730-3745.



New RDS Partner - R.M. of Chesterfield

Posted July 29, 2014  Print  Email

Roadata Services Ltd. is pleased to announce that as of August 1st, 2014 the R.M. of Chesterfield will become a RDS Municipal Partner. To obtain a permit, please contact Roadata at 1-888-730-3745.



O'Chiese First Nation - Andy Miller South Road Closure

Posted June 24, 2014  Print  Email

Movement is not allowed on the Andy Miller South Road into the O'Chiese First Nation on July 4th, 5th and 6th for any vehicles with a registered weight of 5000 KGS or greater. Movement is being restricted due to the 2014 O'Chiese First Nation Competition Pow Wow.



Rocky View County - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted May 5, 2014  Print  Email

May 5th, 2014, Rocky View County is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



New RDS Partner - Town of Westlock

Posted April 29, 2014  Print  Email

Roadata Services Ltd. is pleased to announce that as of April 29th, 2014 the Town of Westlock is now a RDS Municipal Partner. Permit applications must be applied online using the TRAVIS Web System or through a designated TRAVIS agent.



New RDS Partner - Town of Provost

Posted April 16, 2014  Print  Email

Roadata Services Ltd. is pleased to announce that as of April 14th, 2014 the Town of Provost is now a RDS Municipal Partner. Permit applications must be applied online using the TRAVIS Web System or through a designated TRAVIS agent.



Lamont County

Drilling Rig Inspections

Posted March 7, 2014  Print  Email

As of March 8, 2014, Lamont County will require a pre and post move roadway inspection for all Drilling Rig Moves. The inspection fee will be $150 per inspection ($150 pre and $150 post). 48 hours advance notification will be required for the movement of all Drilling Rigs.



RDS Holiday Hours

Posted December 9, 2013  Print  Email

Holiday Hours for 2013

December 21st - December 23rd: 6:30am to 6:00pm

December 24th, December 26th and January 1st: 9:00am to 2:00pm

December 25th: Closed

December 27th - December 31st: 6:30am to 6:00pm

Regular office hours of 6:30am to 8:00pm resume again on January 2nd, 2014. During the holiday hours, after hours service can be processed through phone and RITA. However, email or fax cannot be processed after hours but will be reviewed the next business day.

From the Staff & Management at Roadata Services - we wish you and yours a happy and safe holiday season!!



Roadata to Partner with 3 Saskatchewan RM's

Posted August 28, 2013  Print  Email

Roadata (RDS) is pleased to announce a partnership with the RM of Winslow, Oakdale and Prairiedale. These RM's are located North of the RM of Kindersley.

RDS will officially start providing service for overweight permits as of September 3, 2013.



County of Newell - Blanket Annual Road Use Agreements

Posted August 8, 2013  Print  Email

The County of Newell will require all Companies with any facilities operating in the County to sign a Blanket Annual Road Use Agreement (RUA). The RUA must be in place before any approvals to move via permit will be issued. Roadata Services Ltd will facilitate completion of the RUA. Companies may sign and submit RUA's as of Septemeber 1st, 2013. As of October 1st, 2013 an RUA will be required in order to obtain authorization to move within the County.

Please Note - The County of Newell plans to move to site specific RUA's in January 2014.



Clearwater County Road Use / Weights Policy Info Session

Posted June 10, 2013  Print  Email

Clearwater County will be hosting an information session regarding changes to their current Road Weights & Road Use policies. Anyone who may be affected is invited to attend.

The session will be on June 21st from 9:00am to 12:00pm at the Lou Community Centre in Rocky Mountain House.

Click here for more details.



New RDS Partner - City of Lacombe

Posted June 3, 2013  Print  Email

Roadata Services Ltd. is pleased to announce that as of June 3, 2013 the City of Lacombe will become a RDS Municipal Partner. Permit applications will continue to be applied online using the TRAVIS Web System or through a designated TRAVIS agent. For Non-TRAVIS permit applications, carriers are to contact Roadata Services directly.



New Online Permitting System & Hospitality Event

Posted April 15, 2013  Print  Email

Roadata Services Ltd. is excited to announce the launch of our online permitting system - RITA!! (Roadata's Intelligent Transportation Assistant.) RITA will be available to all our Industry clients on Tuesday, April 16th, 2013. RITA will save you time and earn you rewards!!

Click here for more details

To celebrate RITA's launch, we invite you to join us for Drinks & Appetizers at our Hospitality Event at the PSAC conference on Tuesday, April 16th from 3:30-5:30 in the San Remo Room at the Sheraton Hotel in Red Deer.



Red Deer County - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted March 28, 2013  Print  Email

April 2nd, 2013, Red Deer County is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



County of Wetaskiwin - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted March 28, 2013  Print  Email

April 2nd, 2013, the County of Wetaskiwin is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



M.D. of Lesser Slave River - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted March 28, 2013  Print  Email

April 2nd, 2013, the M.D. of Lesser Slave River is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



Lac La Biche County - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted March 28, 2013  Print  Email

March 28th, 2013, Lac La Biche County is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



SPRING WEIGHT - to TWP 72

SPRING WEIGHT - to TWP 72

Posted March 28, 2013  Print  Email

At 12:01 am, Monday, April 1, 2013, Spring Season for Heavy Haul and Period 1 for Service Rigs will come into effect on roads south of Township 72 west of Range 23 (4th meridian) and Township 65 east of Range 23.

Winter weights for Heavy Haul and Period 4 for Service Rigs will continue in effect north of and including Township 72 west of Range 23 (4th meridian) and Township 65 east of Range 23

For detailed map click below:

http://www.transportation.alberta.ca/Content/docType260/Production/FrostThawMap.pdf



County of Lethbridge - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted March 25, 2013  Print  Email

March 26th, 2013, the County of Lethbridge is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



Town of Drumheller - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted March 21, 2013  Print  Email

March 25th, 2013, the Town of Drumheller is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



County of Two Hills - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted March 20, 2013  Print  Email

March 22nd, 2013, the County of Two Hills is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



Mountain View County - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted March 20, 2013  Print  Email

March 21st, 2013, Mountain View County is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



Kneehill County - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted March 19, 2013  Print  Email

March 20th, 2013, Kneehill County is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



Lac Ste. Anne County - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted March 15, 2013  Print  Email

March 18th, 2013, Lac Ste. Anne County is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



Wheatland County - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted March 13, 2013  Print  Email

March 14th, 2013, Wheatland County is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



Town of Olds - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted February 19, 2013  Print  Email

February 19, 2013 the Town of Olds is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



New RDS Partner - Town of Olds

Posted February 19, 2013  Print  Email

Roadata Services Ltd. is pleased to announce that as of February 19, 2013 the Town of Olds will become a RDS Municipal Partner. Permit applications must be applied online using the TRAVIS Web System or through a designated TRAVIS agent.



New RDS Partner - Lacombe County

Posted January 31, 2013  Print  Email

Roadata Services Ltd. is pleased to announce that as of February 1, 2013 Lacombe County will become a RDS Municipal Partner. Permit applications will continue to be applied online using the TRAVIS Web System or through a designated TRAVIS agent. For Non-TRAVIS permit applications, carriers are to contact Roadata Services directly.



RUA Required in Minburn and Beaver County

Posted January 30, 2013  Print  Email

Plase note that as of February 4th, 2013 Road Use Agreements (RUA) will be required in the County of Minburn and Beaver County. RUA's will be processed through Roadata Services Ltd.



Lamont County - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted January 14, 2013  Print  Email

January 16, 2013, Lamont County is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



RDS Christmas Hours

Posted December 20, 2012  Print  Email

Christmas Hours 2012

December 16 to December 31 = 6:30 am to 6:00 pm

EXCEPTIONS

December 24, 26th and January 1 = 9:00 am to 2:00 pm

Closed Christmas Day

Regular Hours of 6:30 am to 8:00 pm start again January 2, 2013

MERRY CHRISTMAS from the Staff and Management at Roadata Services !!!



Summer Villages of Pigeon Lake - New TRAVIS Participants

Posted December 17, 2012  Print  Email

December 14, 2012, the following Summer Villages of Pigeon Lake are scheduled to become active participants in TRAVIS Web:

- Sundance Beach, Silver Beach, Poplar Bay, Norris Beach, Ma-Me-O Beach, Itaska Beach, Grandview, Golden Days, Crystal Beach and Argentia Beach.

Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



New RDS Partners - Summer Villages of Pigeon Lake

Posted December 14, 2012  Print  Email

Roadata Services Ltd. is pleased to announce that as of December 14, 2012 the following Summer Villages of Pigeon Lake will become a RDS Municipal Partner:

- Sundance Beach, Silver Beach, Poplar Bay, Norris Beach, Ma-Me-O Beach, Itaska Beach, Grandview, Golden Days, Crystal Beach and Argentia Beach.

Permit applications must be applied online using the TRAVIS Web System or through a designated TRAVIS agent.



TRAVIS UNAVAILABLE SUNDAY

Posted December 1, 2012  Print  Email

The TRAVIS permit system will not be available from 9am to 9 pm on Sunday December 2, 2012. Roadata will continue to provide services during this outage.



County of Flagstaff - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted November 23, 2012  Print  Email

November 28, 2012, the County of Flagstaff is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



M.D. of Fairview - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted October 25, 2012  Print  Email

November 1, 2012, the M.D. of Fairview is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



M.D. of Pincher Creek - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted October 24, 2012  Print  Email

November 1, 2012, the M.D. of Pincher Creek is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



County of Wetaskiwin - Post Inspection

Posted October 21, 2012  Print  Email

As of November 1, 2012, the County of Wetaskiwin will require a post project roadway inspection for all Well Completion and Stimulation projects.

Permits for these projects are required through the Oil Company Road Use Agreement.



Starland County - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted October 9, 2012  Print  Email

October 10, 2012, Starland County is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



New RDS Partner - Leduc County

Posted September 28, 2012  Print  Email

Roadata Services Ltd. is pleased to announce that as of October 1, 2012 Leduc County will become a RDS Municipal Partner. Permit applications will continue to be applied online using the TRAVIS Web System or through a designated TRAVIS agent. For Non-TRAVIS permit applications, carriers are to contact Roadata Services directly. Permits using only Nisku Business Park roadways will continue to be auto approved in TRAVIS at no charge to the carrier.



New BC Permit Policy-Tandem Steer Tridem Drive Picker Trucks

Posted September 25, 2012  Print  Email

New BC Permit Policy to allow Tandem Steer Tridem Drive Picker Trucks to operate with a shorter wheelbase and longer Tridem drive axle spread. For full details, please follow the below link:

http://www.th.gov.bc.ca/CVSE/CTPM/Com_Circulars/2012/120924_comp_cc_12-12_New_Permit_Conditions_Tandem.pdf



New RDS Partner - City of Medicine Hat

Posted September 19, 2012  Print  Email

Roadata Services Ltd. is pleased to announce that as of September 20, 2012 the City of Medicine Hat will become a RDS Municipal Partner. Permit applications must be applied online using the TRAVIS Web System or though a designated TRAVIS agent.



City of Medicine Hat - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted September 19, 2012  Print  Email

September 20, 2012 the City of Medicine Hat is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



M.D. of Peace - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted September 12, 2012  Print  Email

September 17, 2012, the M.D. of Peace is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



Fall/Period 4

Posted August 31, 2012  Print  Email

At 12:01am Saturday September 1, 2012 Fall Period weights for Overloads and Period 4 for Service Rigs will come into effect Province wide.



County of St. Paul - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted August 27, 2012  Print  Email

August 30, 2012, the County of St. Paul is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



Multiple Legal Load Permit Required in Flagstaff County

Posted August 8, 2012  Print  Email

Effective immediately, Flagstaff County now requires carriers to obtain a Single Trip permit through Roadata Services for all projects that have 8 or more legal loads moving into a single location in a 24 Hour period. 48 Hours Notification is required and a $125 Pre Inspection and a $125 Post Inspection will be conducted.



Clear Hills County - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted August 2, 2012  Print  Email

August 3, 2012, Clear Hills County is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



New RDS Partner - Clear Hills County

Posted August 2, 2012  Print  Email

Roadata Services Ltd. is pleased to announce that as of August 3, 2012 Clear Hills County will become a RDS Municipal Partner. Permit applications must be applied online using the TRAVIS Web System or through a designated TRAVIS agent.



Town of Didsbury - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted July 23, 2012  Print  Email

July 30, 2012, the Town of Didsbury is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



New RDS Partner - Town of Didsbury

Posted July 23, 2012  Print  Email

Roadata Services Ltd. is pleased to announce that as of July 30, 2012 the Town of Didsbury will become a RDS Municipal Partner. Permit applications must be applied online using the TRAVIS Web System or through a designated TRAVIS Agent.



Period 3

Posted July 12, 2012  Print  Email

At 12:01 a.m., Monday, July 16, 2012, Period 3 for Service Rigs will come into effect Province Wide.



Summer Period for Overloads

Posted June 28, 2012  Print  Email

At 12:01 a.m. Sunday, July 1, 2012 the Summer Period for Overloads will come into effect Province Wide.



Post Thaw

12:01 am Saturday June 16, 2012 Post Thaw Period weights for overloads and Period 2

Posted June 13, 2012  Print  Email

At 12:01 am Saturday June 16, 2012 Post Thaw Period weights for overloads and Period 2 for Service Rigs will come into effect Province wide.



Special Areas 2, 3, & 4 - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted June 12, 2012  Print  Email

June 14, 2012, Special Areas 2, 3, & 4 is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



City of Lethbridge - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted June 7, 2012  Print  Email

June 14, 2012, the City of Lethbridge is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



New RDS Partner - City of Lethbridge

Posted June 7, 2012  Print  Email

Roadata Services Ltd. is pleased to announce that as of June 14, 2012 the City of Lethbridge will become a RDS Municipal Partner. Permit applications must be applied online using the TRAVIS Web System or through a designated TRAVIS Agent.



M.D. of Greenview - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted June 7, 2012  Print  Email

June 14, 2012, the M.D. of Greenview is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



Smoky Lake County - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted June 6, 2012  Print  Email

June 11, 2012, Smoky Lake County is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



Cypress County - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted June 6, 2012  Print  Email

June 11, 2012, Cypress County is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



County of Paintearth - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted June 6, 2012  Print  Email

June 11, 2012, the County of Paintearth is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



New RDS Partner - Town of Bashaw

Posted June 6, 2012  Print  Email

Roadata Services Ltd. is pleased to announce that as of June 5, 2012 the Town of Bashaw is a new RDS Municipal Partner. Permit applications must be applied online using the TRAVIS Web System or through a designated TRAVIS Agent.



Free 14 Day Trial Offer of GIS Mapping Service & Other Info

Posted May 17, 2012  Print  Email

Roadata Services Ltd. is pleased to announce a FREE 14 DAY TRIAL OFFER for our GIS Mapping Service. It provides unparalleled quality and accuracy for all local jurisdictions in Alberta and Provincial information for Saskatchewan and British Columbia. Simply visit www.roadata.com and select the “Subscription Options” box in the center of the screen to sign up for this service.

We would also like to announce a new feature on our Municipal Information Pages. You now have the capacity to filter data based on Permit types! This will help streamline the information that is required for your move type.

To better serve our clients, Roadata Services Ltd. now has 3 separate phone numbers for specific permit types:

Service Rig Permits: 1-888-830-7623
Heavy Haul / Provincial Permits: 1-888-444-9288
Drilling Rig, Out of Province, Well Servicing Project Permits: 1-888-730-3745



Roadata Launches New Municipal Information Pages

Posted May 1, 2012  Print  Email

Roadata Services Ltd. is pleased to announce the launch of our new Municipal Information Page featuring a new Active Icon Console.

Our easy to read Icons will provide you with the ability to view each Municipal requirement at a quick glance and with any details that may potentially impact movement.

Visit www.roadata.com and select the "Muni Info Window" box on the left hand side of the screen to see this exciting new feature.



Red Deer County - Well Servicing Project Changes

Posted April 19, 2012  Print  Email

May 1, 2012, Red Deer County will require 24 hour notice and a $350 inspection fee on all well servicing project permits.



County of Barrhead - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted April 18, 2012  Print  Email

April 17, 2012, the County of Barrhead is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



Northern Sunrise County - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted April 12, 2012  Print  Email

April 16, 2012, Northern Sunrise County is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Serviced Ltd.



Clearwater County - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted April 12, 2012  Print  Email

April 16, 2012, Clearwater County is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



New RDS Partner - Town of Castor

Posted April 3, 2012  Print  Email

Roadata Services Ltd. is pleased to announce that as of April 1, 2012 the Town of Castor will become a RDS Municipal Partner. Permit applications must be applied online using the TRAVIS Web System or through a designated TRAVIS Agent.



County of Stettler - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted April 2, 2012  Print  Email

April 3, 2012, the County of Stettler is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



M.D. of Wainwright - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted March 26, 2012  Print  Email

March 27, 2012, the M.D. of Wainwright is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



Cardston County - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted March 21, 2012  Print  Email

March 22, 2012, Cardston County is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



M.D. of Provost - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted March 8, 2012  Print  Email

March 15, 2012, the M.D. of Provost is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



Wheatland County - Coil Tubing Unit Inspection Fee

Posted March 6, 2012  Print  Email

On March 6, 2012 Wheatland County will be implementing Post Inspection fees ($225) on all Coil Tubing Unit Moves occuring in the County. A Pre Move Inspection can be arranged at the request of the Coil Tubing Unit Contractor.



Ponoka County - Important Safety Notice

Posted March 2, 2012  Print  Email

Due to safety concerns, and in accordance with the Highways Development & Protection Act and the Traffic Safety Act, Ponoka County no longer allows the erection of metal posts in its ditches. If you require temporary signage at or near your work site, please use wooden posts or a tri-pod stand, and ensure their removal upon completion of the project.



County of Northern Lights - New TRAVIS Partcipant

Posted February 16, 2012  Print  Email

February 22nd, 2012, the County of Northern Lights is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



Beaver County - Inspection Fee Increase

Posted February 15, 2012  Print  Email

Effective March 1, 2012 Beaver County will be charging $200 Pre and $200 Post inspection fees for all drilling rigs.



Beaver County - New TRAVIS Partcipant

Posted February 15, 2012  Print  Email

February 15th, 2012, Beaver County is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



Yellowhead County - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted February 7, 2012  Print  Email

February 15th, 2012, Yellowhead County is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



County of Minburn - New TRAVIS Participant

Posted February 7, 2012  Print  Email

February 8th, 2012, the County of Minburn is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



Spring Weight Change

Posted January 31, 2012  Print  Email

Due to significant thawing and warmer forecast temperatures, Spring Period Weights for Overloads and Period One for service rigs will come into effect on roads South of, but not including Township 28 at 12:01 A.M. Thursday February 2, 2012. (A return to the Fall Period and Period Four for service rigs is expected with colder temperatures.)

http://www.transportation.alberta.ca/Content/docType260/Production/FrostThawMap.pdf



M.D. of Acadia - TRAVIS Participant

Posted January 27, 2012  Print  Email

February 6th, 2012, the M.D. of Acadia is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



County of Newell - TRAVIS Participant

Posted January 27, 2012  Print  Email

February 6th, 2012, the County of Newell is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



Wheatland County - Service Rig Inspection Fees

Posted January 26, 2012  Print  Email

On February 1st, 2012 Wheatland County will be implementing Post Inspection fees ($225) on all Service Rig Moves occuring in the County. A Pre Move Inspection can be arrainged at the request of the Service Rig Contractor.



County of Forty Mile - TRAVIS Participant

Posted January 23, 2012  Print  Email

January 24th 2012, the County of Forty Mile is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



M.D. of Willow Creek - TRAVIS Participant

New TRAVIS Participant

Posted January 17, 2012  Print  Email

January 18th 2012, the M.D. of Willow Creek is scheduled to become an active participant in TRAVIS Web. Permit approval services will still be provided by Roadata Services Ltd.



RED WILLOW BRIDGE

Bridge Closed

Posted December 27, 2011  Print  Email

EFFECTIVE DECEMBER 27 TO DECEMBER 31 2011 THE RED WILLOW BRIDGE SOUTH WEST OF BEAVERLODGE ON SECONDARY HIGHWAY 722 WILL BE CLOSED TO ALL TRAFFIC.

This closure will affect all traffic and will require a detour which will include the use the Rio Grande Bridge covered bridge – PLEASE NOTE – The Rio Grande Bridge has 4.4m height 5.8m width as well as weight restrictions PLAN ACCORDINGLY.



Winter Weights

Posted December 5, 2011  Print  Email

At 12:01 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2011, Winter weights for Overloads will come into effect on roads North of and including Township 89. Fall period weights remain in effect south of the frost line. http://www.transportation.alberta.ca/Content/docType260/Production/FrostThawMap.pdf



New RDS Partner - County of Newell

Posted September 1, 2011  Print  Email

Roadata Services Ltd. is pleased to announce that as of September 12, 2011 the County of Newell will become a RDS Partner Municipality.



Fall / Period 4 Weights

Posted August 31, 2011  Print  Email

Effective 12:01 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 1, 2011 the Fall Period for Heavy Haul and Period 4 for Service Rigs will come into effect province wide.



New RDS Partner - City of Grande Prairie

Posted August 18, 2011  Print  Email

Roadata Services Ltd. is pleased to announce that as of September 1, 2011 the City of Grande Prairie will become a RDS Municipal Partner. Permit applications must be applied online using the TRAVIS Web System or through a designated TRAVIS Agent.



New RDS Partner - Village of Munson

Posted August 5, 2011  Print  Email

Roadata Services is pleased to announce that as of August 22, 2011 the Village of Munson will become a RDS Municipal Partner



Yellowhead County - 48 hrs Notice Required

Posted July 25, 2011  Print  Email

Yellowhead County will now require 48 hours notice for the movement of all Drilling Rigs.



YELLOWHEAD COUNTY - New RDS Partner

Posted July 22, 2011  Print  Email

Roadata Services Ltd. is pleased to announce that as of August 1, 2011 Yellowhead County will become a RDS Partner Municipality.



Roadata Launches NEW Web Site

More Information, New Format, Bigger and Better for our Clients

Posted July 19, 2011  Print  Email

RDS is please to announce the launch of a NEW web site filled with helpful information.

Visit: Roadata.com

Be sure to see our new Regulatory section that is full of useful information about regulatory questions that we are asked every day.



PERIOD 3 for SERVICE RIGS - July 16

As of 12:01 a.m. Saturday, July 16, 2011, Period 3 for Service Rigs will come into effect on roads Province Wide.

Posted July 15, 2011  Print  Email

As of 12:01 a.m. Saturday, July 16, 2011, Period 3 for Service Rigs will come into effect on roads Province Wide.



Summer Weights July 1

Effective 12:01 a.m. Friday, July 1, 2011 the Summer Period for Overloads will come into effect on roads Province Wide

Posted June 29, 2011  Print  Email

Effective 12:01 a.m. Friday, July 1, 2011 the Summer Period for Overloads will come into effect on roads Province Wide.



COUNTY OF FORTY MILE - New RDS Partner

Posted June 22, 2011  Print  Email

Roadata Services Ltd. is pleased to announce that as of June 27, 2011 the County of Forty Mile will become a RDS Partner Municipality.



POST THAW/PERIOD 2 WEIGHTS

Posted June 14, 2011  Print  Email

At 12:01 a.m. Thursday, June 16, 2011 the Post Thaw Period for overloads and Period 2 for Service Rigs will come into effect on roads Province Wide.



New RDS Partner - Northern Sunrise County

Posted June 9, 2011  Print  Email

Roadata Services is pleased to announce that as of June 27, 2011 Northern Sunrise County will become a RDS Partner Municipality.



New RDS Partner - M.D. of Peace #135

Posted May 31, 2011  Print  Email

Roadata Services is pleased to announce that as of June 13, 2011 the M.D. of Peace #135 will become a RDS Partner Municipality.



New RDS Partner - County of Barrhead

Posted May 25, 2011  Print  Email

Roadata Services is pleased to announce that as of June 13, 2011 the County of Barrhead will become a RDS Partner Municipality.



Total Fire Ban in the County of Paintearth

Effective 6:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 17, 2011 a TOTAL FIRE BAN in the County of Paintearth

Posted May 16, 2011  Print  Email

Effective 6:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 17, 2011 a TOTAL FIRE BAN in the County of Paintearth. A Total Fire Ban means that there are to be no fires what so ever and smoking is limited to shacks, doghouses etc. and vehicles.

For Drilling sites and especially pipeliners there must be fire fighting equipment on site such as full water trucks with spraying eqipment; fire extinguishers by thenselves are not sufficient.



Spring Thaw / Period One Province Wide

At 12:01 a.m., Monday March 28, 2011, The Spring Thaw Period for Overloads and Period One for Service Rigs will come into effect Province Wide

Posted March 23, 2011  Print  Email

At 12:01 a.m., Monday March 28, 2011, The Spring Thaw Period for Overloads and Period One for Service Rigs will come into effect Province Wide.

(Winter weights for Overloads and Period 4 for service rigs will remain in effect North of, but not including Township 27 only until 12:01 a.m. Monday, March 28, 2011)

http://www.transportation.alberta.ca/Content/docType260/Production/FrostThawMap.pdf



Spring Thaw/Period 1 Weights March 12

Posted March 9, 2011  Print  Email

At 12:01 a.m. Saturday, March 12, 2011, Spring Thaw Period / Period 1 weights will come into effect on roads south of and including Township 27. The Winter Allowance will also be cancelled Province Wide at that time.

http://www.transportation.alberta.ca/Content/docType260/Production/FrostThawMap.pdf



CARDSTON COUNTY - New RDS Partner

Posted March 1, 2011  Print  Email

Roadata Services is pleased to announce that as of March 14, 2011, CARDSTON COUNTY will become an RDS Partner Municipality.



Winter Weights Province Wide

Posted February 28, 2011  Print  Email

At 11:59 a.m.. February 28, 2011 Winter Weights for Overloads and a Winter Weight Allowance will come into effect on roads province wide.

Next expected update March 4, 2011

http://www.transportation.alberta.ca/Content/docType260/Production/FrostThawMap.pdf



M.D. of Willow Creek - New RDS Partner

Posted February 18, 2011  Print  Email

Roadata Services Ltd. is pleased to announce that effective March 1, 2011 the MD of Willow Creek will become an RDS Partner Municipality.



M.D. of Pincher Creek - New RDS Partner

Posted February 18, 2011  Print  Email

Roadata Services Ltd. is pleased to announce that effective March 1, 2011, the MD of Pincher Creek will become an RDS partner Municipality.



Weight Period Changes

Posted February 18, 2011  Print  Email

At 12:01 a.m. Friday, February 18, 2011, Winter Weights for Overloads will come into effect on roads north of and including Township 16 from the BC/AB border east to and including Range 18 west of the 4th Meridian and then north of and including Township 11 to AB/SK border.

At 12:01 a.m. Friday, February 18, 2011, Fall Period Weights for Overloads will come into effect on roads south of but nor including Township 16 from the BC/AB border east to but not including Range 18 west of the 4th Meridian and then south of but not including Township 11 to AB/SK border.

At 12:01 a.m. Friday, February 18, 2011, Period 4 for Service Rigs will come into effect Province Wide.

http://www.transportation.alberta.ca/Content/docType260/Production/FrostThawMap.pdf



Roadway Inspection Fees increase in Beaver County

Posted February 15, 2011  Print  Email

Effective March 1, 2011 the Roadway Inspection Fees will increase to $200.00 per inspection.



Spring Thaw /Period One south of and Including Twp 27

Posted February 11, 2011  Print  Email

As of 12:01 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 15, 2011, the Spring Thaw Period for Overloads and Period One for Service Rigs will come into effect on roads south of and including Township 27.

A return to the previous Winter Periods is anticipated later next week with colder conditions.

http://www.transportation.alberta.ca/Content/docType260/Production/FrostThawMap.pdf



Winter Weights North of & Including Hwy 1

Posted December 16, 2010  Print  Email

At 12:01 a.m. Friday, December 17, 2010, Winter Weights for Overloads on roads North of, and including Highway 1, will be in effect.

http://www.transportation.alberta.ca/Content/docType260/Production/FrostThawMap.pdf



Winter Weights North of Township 49

Posted December 9, 2010  Print  Email

At 12:01 a.m. Friday, December 10, 2010, Winter Weights for heavy haul on roads North of and including Township 49 will come into effect.

http://www.transportation.alberta.ca/Content/docType260/Production/FrostThawMap.pdf



Winter weights north of Township 109

Posted December 2, 2010  Print  Email

At 12:01 a.m., Friday December 3, 2010, Winter Weights for Overloads on roads North of, and including Township 109 will be in effect.

http://www.transportation.alberta.ca/Content/docType260/Production/FrostThawMap.pdf



M.D. OF FOOTHILLS - New RDS Partner

Posted September 22, 2010  Print  Email

RDS is pleased to announce that the M.D. OF FOOTHILLS will become a RDS Partner Municipality effective October 1, 2010.

RDS will be providing approval services for all types of overweight and over dimension permits.



Fall Period / Period 4 starts Sept. 1, 2010

Posted August 31, 2010  Print  Email

As of 12:01 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2010, the Fall Period for overloads and Period 4 for Service Rigs will come into effect on roads Province wide.



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