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Organization: VIA Rail Canada
Year: 1977
Designer: Gerhard Ade and Michael Williams, ARC (Montreal)

Details

Logo:

The design consists of a logotype made up of the letters “VIA” The alignment of the letters on an angle represents movement.

Background:

VIA Rail Canada is a federal Crown corporation that is mandated to provide intercity passenger rail service in Canada. It was created on January 12, 1977, as a spin-off company of the Canadian National Railway’s passenger services.