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May 12, 2017 - Industry News
The National Private Truck Council honored the winners of several fleet and personnel awards, including the Private Fleet Leadership awards, Fleet Safety awards, and the Driver Hall of Fame, at its annual conference in Cincinnati.
May 12, 2017 - Industry News
With the CVSA’s annual International Roadcheck less than a month away, cargo-control provider Kinedyne has designated May 2017 as the First International Cargo Securement Awareness Month.
May 12, 2017 - Industry News
In its Q1 2017 update on M&A activity in the global transportation and logistics space, PricewaterhouseCoopers reports that deal activity in the quarter remained stable.
May 12, 2017 - Industry News
XPO Logistics has announced an expansion of its last-mile logistics network in the Chicagoland area, effectively doubling the capacity of the company’s market delivery center in Chicago.
May 12, 2017 - Industry News
Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation (MFTBC) inaugurated the first public power charging station dedicated to trucks in Japan, directly outside its Kawasaki manufacturing facility.
May 12, 2017 - Industry News
Retail sales in the U.S. bounced back in April after falling the month before as two readings of inflation also rebounded, all raising the prospect that the Federal Reserve will increase interest rates again in June.
May 11, 2017 - Industry News
A gauge of the spot truckload freight market fell slightly last month but remained above levels from the same time the previous two years.
May 11, 2017 - Industry News
The 35th Annual Shell Rotella SuperRigs truck beauty competition is set to take place from May 18-20 at the Exchange Center at Expo Square in Tulsa, Okla.
May 11, 2017 - Industry News
U.S. Venture has promoted Mike Koel to president of U.S. Gain, the compressed natural gas division of the company.
May 11, 2017 - Industry News
The National Tank Truck Carriers has selected Lee Miller to serve as the organization’s chairman of the board.
May 11, 2017 - Industry News
East Manufacturing has named Green Bay, Wis.-based Truck Equipment Inc. its latest authorized East Dealer.
May 11, 2017 - Industry News
The truckload, intermodal and logistics services provider Schneider National Inc. reported its first earnings since going public last month, showing a decline in profitability, while another company has revised its earnings, pushing it into the red.
May 10, 2017 - Industry News
National average spot truckload rates for van, refrigerated, and flatbed freight rose during the week ending May 6, with van and reefer rates at their highest marks since January, according to DAT Solutions and its network of load boards.
May 10, 2017 - Industry News
Flatbed carrier group Daseke Inc. has released its first earnings report since becoming a publicly traded company earlier this year. It shows that losses moved higher, but the company’s expectations remain high.
May 10, 2017 - Product News
Geotab has announced support of compressed natural gas fuel level and temperature on all Momentum Fuel Technologies CNG fueling tanks and systems.
May 10, 2017 - Product News
For the first time in company history, Cummins has officially endorsed a fuel additive, recommending two Power Service products, Diesel Kleen + Cetane Boost and Diesel Fuel Supplement + Cetane Boost.
May 10, 2017 - Industry News
The newly strengthened alliance will authorize McNeilus to process claims, provide parts, and service for Agility’s CNG systems and conduct Agility CNG installations throughout its branch network.
May 10, 2017 - Industry News
Recently conducted tests by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety have demonstrated the potentially life-saving benefit of placing side underride guards on trailers.
May 10, 2017 - Industry News
After setting a new record high, a monthly gauge of freight moved by the nation’s for-hire transportation industry retreated, according to new Transportation Department figures.
May 10, 2017 - Industry News
Isuzu Commercial Truck of America, Inc., distributor of low cab forward trucks, has announced that production of its all-new entry in the Class 6 medium-duty truck segment — the 2018 Isuzu FTR — began May 8, 2017.
May 10, 2017 - Industry News
As Navistar works to move past the mistakes of the past and looks ahead to the future, International Trucks’ Jeff Sass opened HDT’s inaugural Heavy Duty Trucking eXchange fleet networking conference in Phoenix this week with a peek at the future, from electric trucks to autonomous vehicles
May 10, 2017 - Industry News
XPO Logistics Inc. has completed rebranding its North American less-than-truckload business.
May 9, 2017 - Industry News
Daimler Trucks North America announced the appointment of Jeff Allen and Stefan Kurschner to its operating committee.
May 9, 2017 - Product News
Peterbilt has added the Paccar 20,000- and 22,000-pound wide track steer axles to its vocational lineup, the company announced.
May 9, 2017 - Industry News
A letter signed by seven Republican Congressmen lays out their unequivocal support of a petition calling for the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration to allow hair testing in lieu of urinalysis to meet drug- testing requirements for truck-driver applicants.
 
 
 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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