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May 20, 2002 - Industry News

Leading Economic Indicators Fall

A gauge of U.S. economic activity has taken its first drop since September, but this isn’t cause for alarm

Tags: Economy

May 15, 2002 - Industry News

Industrial Production And Inflation On The Rise

On Wednesday two separate reports were released showing production at the nation’s manufacturing, mining and utilities industries rose for the fourth straight month, while consumer prices posted their biggest jump in almost a year

Tags: Economy

May 15, 2002 - Industry News

NAFC To Hold Educational Sessions During ATA Meeting

The National Accounting and Finance Council of the American Trucking Associations will hold four key educational sessions during this year's ATA Management Conference and Exhibition in October

Tags: Events

May 15, 2002 - Industry News

Clean Air Concerns Could Lead To Port Trucker Changes

Truckers who haul in and out of the nation’s ports have complained for years about long -- and unpaid – waits for loads. An unexpected source may finally change that – environmentalists

Tags: Intermodal

May 15, 2002 - Industry News

USF Bestway Opens State-of-the-Art Service Center In Southern California

USF Bestway, Scottsdale, Ariz., has opened its state-of-the-art service center in Fontana, Calif.

Tags: Fleets

May 15, 2002 - Industry News

Baltimore Engine Dealer To Host Power Day

Alban Engine Power Systems, a Caterpillar distributor in Elkridge, Md., is hosting Alban Engines Power Day 2002 this weekend

Tags: Events

May 15, 2002 - Industry News

Cannon Express Financial Problems Grow, Morgan Group's Losses Mount

Cannon Express and The Morgan Group are among carriers who continue to struggle with financial losses

Tags: Fleets

May 14, 2002 - Industry News

Oregon DOT Task Force: Fix Bridges Fast

An Oregon Department of Transportation task force says the state needs to immediately repair cracked bridges on vital north-south and east-west routes

Tags: Highways

May 14, 2002 - Industry News

West Coast Ports Eye Labor Negotiations

Truckers who haul in and out of West Coast ports are warily watching negotiations that began this week between waterfront employers and the International Longshore and Warehouse Union

Tags: Intermodal

May 14, 2002 - Industry News

Roehl Transport Celebrates 40 Years

Roehl Transport is celebrating its 40th year in business with an emphasis on family

Tags: Fleets

May 14, 2002 - Industry News

Retail Sales Perform Well In April

Retail sales posted a strong gain in April

Tags: Economy

May 13, 2002 - Industry News

Toll Roads Approved In Colorado

In a last-minute deal, the Colorado Legislature approved a plan that will provide more money for highway construction and repairs, including possible toll roads

Tags: Highways

May 12, 2002 - Industry News

Engineering Honors for N.J. Turnpike

From a 1950s Turnpike brochure.

The New Jersey Turnpike has been named a landmark. No kidding. The New Jersey Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers presented the Turnpike Authority a bronze plaque recognizing the Turnpike as a New Jersey historic civil engineering landmark. I wonder what took them so long

Tags: Highways

May 10, 2002 - Industry News

Wholesale Prices Down, Freight Rates Up

Prices at the wholesale level appear under control as they fell 0.2% in April

Tags: Economy

May 9, 2002 - Industry News

Norcal Waste Systems Orders Autocar Xpeditors

San-Francisco-based Norcal Waste Systems, the nation's seventh largest waste hauling company, is taking delivery of several 2003 Autocar Xpeditor trucks

Tags: Fleets

May 9, 2002 - Industry News

Heartland Express To Buy Great Coastal Express

Heartland Express, Coralville, Iowa, has agreed to purchase the business and certain trucking assets of Great Coastal Express Inc., a truckload carrier based near Richmond, Va

Tags: Fleets

May 9, 2002 - Industry News

Remember Veterans Memorial Day

The federal government is asking truckers and other motorists to turn their lights on at 3 p.m. Memorial Day as part of a national “Moment of Remembrance.

Tags: Events

May 9, 2002 - Industry News

Smithway Loss Grows, Revenue Per Mile Up

Smithway Motor Xpress, Fort Dodge, Iowa, saw lower revenues and higher losses during the first quarter of the year

Tags: Fleets

May 7, 2002 - Industry News

Stevens Transport Likes LVDs

Dallas-based Stevens Transport says it’s convinced after a six-month test of Intra’s low-voltage disconnect device

Tags: Fleets

May 7, 2002 - Industry News

New System Can Track Containers In Port

Skybitz and WhereNet Corp. have teamed up to bring a dual mode global tracking solution for intermodal containers to market

Tags: Intermodal

May 7, 2002 - Industry News

TRIP: One In Four Bridges Deficient

Approximately one in four of the country’s major, heavily traveled bridges is deficient and in need of repair or replacement -- and heavy truck travel is partly to blame, according to a national nonprofit transportation research group based in Washington, D.C

Tags: Highways

May 6, 2002 - Industry News

Quality Carriers Announces New Pay Program for Independent Contractors

Quality Carriers, Tampa, Fla., the largest tank truck carrier in the nation, has introduced a new compensation program for independent contractors, which it says amounts to an assured minimum of $104,000 per year

Tags: Fleets

May 6, 2002 - Industry News

Show Trucks Draw Crowd At Boston Show

The Stars & Stripes truck beauty competition, held indoors last weekend at the North American Truck Show in Boston, drew gorgeous rigs and happy crowds

Tags: Events

May 3, 2002 - Industry News

Prime Installs Eaton VORAD

Prime Inc., Springfield, Mo., announced it is installing the Eaton VORAD collision avoidance system in new trucks it adds to its fleet

Tags: Fleets

May 3, 2002 - Industry News

Transervice, OPS Center Sign Agreement

Transervice Logistics Inc., Lake Success, N.Y., and OPS Center, Northville, Mich., have signed an agreement forming a strategic alliance

Tags: Fleets

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