March 2016, TruckingInfo.com - WebXclusive
By John Padgett, Brian Jackson and Benjamin Abel
A storm brewing at the waterfront over containerized cargo may have a substantial impact on trucking interests further inland. The debate centers around who, exactly, is responsible for weighing cargo containers.
Tags: Ports, Shippers, Port Trucking, Legal, Intermodal
May 2015, TruckingInfo.com - Editorial
By Deborah Lockridge
Once again, we have the two sides fighting over which mode is safer and which mode is better for the environment. And not necessarily fighting fair.
Tags: Trailers, Intermodal, Reefers
April 2013, TruckingInfo.com - Feature
By Tom Berg
Drayage operators will soon obtain more container chassis from trucker-owned pools than from ship lines and railroads, which signals part of a transition under way in the intermodal industry.
A recently formed North American Chassis Pool Cooperative has won government approval and has begun purchasing chassis.
Tags: Intermodal, Chassis
January 2008, TruckingInfo.com - Feature
By Bruce Plaxton, guest columnist
The trucking industry is witnessing an evolution - actually three concurrent evolutions. These evolutions may drive changes in the industry as great as those created by government deregulation and the liberalization of weight and length regulations in the early 1980s. The evolution drivers are the Internet, alternative fuels and intermodal.
Tags: Alternative Fuels, Intermodal
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