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June 16, 2005 - Industry News

TCA Contractor of the Year Picks Up His New International

In March, the Truckload Carriers Assn. announced that Jerry Johnson with O&S Trucking of Springfield, Mo., had been named TCA Contractor of the Year. Johnson has driven more than four million miles in his 40 years on the road

Tags: Events

June 14, 2005 - Industry News

Diesel Rises Again; OPEC Says Prices Out of Their Control

The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) said it is operating close to full capacity and has little power to lower refined oil product prices -- particularly diesel -- on open world markets

Tags: Economy

June 14, 2005 - Industry News

UPS, Overnite Deal Clears Regulatory Hurdle

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission has declined to take action in the purchase by United Parcel Service Inc. of Overnite Corp. That means the deal will not be blocked by government authorities and can go forward as planned

June 14, 2005 - Industry News

Schneider Brings Office Ergonomics to the Truck Cab

Truckload giant Schneider National Inc. announced it is working with Atlas Ergonomics to provide in-cab health and safety improvements for its more than 12,000 drivers

June 14, 2005 - Industry News

Clark Named VP of Operations for Con-Way Southern Express

Con-Way has promoted Tom W. Clark to vice president of operations for Con-Way Southern Express (CSE). He most recently served as a region manager in New England for Con-Way Central Express

June 13, 2005 - Industry News

Governors Call Speeding a Serious Problem 10 Years After National Speed Limit Repeal

The association's report, “Survey of the States: Speeding,” can be found at www.ghsa.org.

The Governors Highway Safety Assn. on Monday released a new survey of its member jurisdictions detailing efforts to control speeding by motorists

Tags: Highways

June 13, 2005 - Industry News

NTEA Annouces Economic Outlook Conference

The National Truck Equipment Assn. (NTEA) will host its annual Economic Outlook Conference Sept. 21, 2005 at the Hyatt Regency Dearborn, Dearborn, Mich

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June 13, 2005 - Industry News

Mack Rides In D.C. Memorial Day Tributed to Veterans

Mack Trucks Inc. announced that a special Mack Vision model was produced at Mack's New River Valley Plant in Dublin, Va., in tribute to America's veterans

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June 13, 2005 - Industry News

Mack To Celebrate 100 Years In Pa.’s Lehigh Valley With Open House and Bulldog Dress-Up Contest

Macks like this Granite Axle Back model are made in the Macungie plant where the celebration will be held.

Mack Trucks Inc. announced it will host a community open house on Father’s Day, June 19th, to celebrate Mack’s 100th anniversary in Pennsylvania’s Lehigh Valley

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June 9, 2005 - Industry News

Aftermarket Week Exhibitor List Grows

Twenty-nine major supplier companies have signed on to exhibit at the industry’s first Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week product and technology show.

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June 9, 2005 - Industry News

Exhibitor List Growing for Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week

Twenty-nine major supplier companies have signed on to exhibit at the industry’s first Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week product and technology show.

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June 9, 2005 - Industry News

DaimlerChrysler: U.S. Truck Manufacturing Boom to Continue into 2007

According to the Reuters news agency, DaimlerChrysler expects a truck boom in the key U.S. market to continue until at least 2007

Tags: Economy

June 9, 2005 - Industry News

Freightliner Demonstrates Advanced Truck Technologies at DaimlerChrysler Innovations Symposium

The Freightliner Group showcased the latest heavy-duty truck safety technologies at the DaimlerChrysler Innovations Symposium in Washington, D.C., last week

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June 9, 2005 - Industry News

Quality Distribution Names Detter Chairman, President and CEO

Quality Distribution Inc., Tampa, Fla., announced the appointment of Gerald L. Detter as chairman of the board, president and CEO

June 9, 2005 - Industry News

20 International Trucks and a Touch of Barnum & Bailey

International Truck and Engine Corp. announced it will conduct a 20-truck, cross-country road tour this summer

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June 8, 2005 - Industry News

Bear Stearns Downgrades Truckload Stocks

MarketWatch reported yesterday that trucking stocks fell as broker Bear Stearns predicted slower growth, an increase in capacity and higher costs

Tags: Economy

June 8, 2005 - Industry News

Castrol Tection Extra Dangles $50,000 Grand Prize For “Big Honkin' Truck Makeover”

BP Lubricants USA Inc., Wayne, N.J., has announced the Castrol Tection Extra "Big Honkin' Truck Makeover." One Grand Prize winner will receive an internal, external and communication makeover valued at $50,00

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June 8, 2005 - Industry News

CNF Names Five New Execs in Realignment

CNF Inc., Palo Alto, Calif., has named two new senior vice presidents and three new vice presidents as part of an organizational alignment

June 6, 2005 - Industry News

UPS Reportedly Lost Data The Old-Fashioned Way – In Transit

Citigroup Inc. said on Monday that account and payment history data on 3.9 million of its customers were lost in transit by United Parcel Service Inc

June 6, 2005 - Industry News

Study: Trucks Now Consume More Than Half of Vehicle Fuel

For the first time, trucks account for more than half of all vehicle fuel consumed in the U.S., according to a new stud

Tags: Economy

June 6, 2005 - Industry News

Barr-Nunn Boosts Driver Pay, Adds PrePass

Truckload carrier Barr-Nunn, Granger, Iowa, has announced a new over-the-road driver pay package

June 2, 2005 - Industry News

Market Transport Services Acquires Triple Express

Market Transport Services, Portland, Ore., a logistics and multimodal transportation services company, announced it has acquired Triple Expres

June 1, 2005 - Industry News

Roadside Call Boxes Vanishing

Roadside call boxes that allow stranded drivers call for assistance are slowly disappearing as wireless phone use increases

Tags: Highways

June 1, 2005 - Industry News

ATA Truck Tonnage Declined Almost 1% in April

The American Trucking Associations said its advanced seasonally adjusted for-hire Truck Tonnage Index decreased 0.9 percent in Apri

Tags: Economy

June 1, 2005 - Industry News

Great Salt Lake Truck Show Set for August

The 16th Annual Great Salt Lake Kidney Kamp Truck Show will be held on August 26-27, 2005

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