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September 4, 2002 - Industry News

Railroads Getting Back Into Refrigerated Cargo

Railroads, which had pretty much abandoned the refrigerated cargo market to the trucking industry decades ago, appear to be trying to get back into the business

Tags: Intermodal

September 4, 2002 - Industry News

CF Closing Could Be Good News For LTLs

Rivals of Consolidated Freightways are eager to take advantage of the trucking giant’s fall

Tags: Fleets

September 4, 2002 - Industry News

Knight Transportation Buying New Volvo VNs

While many trucking companies have been shying away from buying trucks equipped with October ’02 compliant engines, Phoenix-based Knight Transportation is bucking the trend

Tags: Fleets

September 4, 2002 - Industry News

Port Bills Expected To Pass In California

Two bills that would affect truckers at California ports are likely to become law after the state legislature wraps up its session this week

Tags: Intermodal

September 4, 2002 - Industry News

West Coast Port Talks Stalled

As West Coast ports and the truckers who serve them prepare to enter their busiest season of the year, the threat of a strike looms large

Tags: Intermodal

September 4, 2002 - Industry News

Wilson Bridge Could See Truck Restrictions

Delays in construction of the new Woodrow Wilson Bridge in the Washington, D.C., area could lead to weight restrictions on the old bridge

Tags: Highways

September 4, 2002 - Industry News

Safety And Loss Prevention Conference Scheduled

Trucking industry and government experts in the areas of cargo loss prevention, human resources, safety, and security, will gather Sept. 29-Oct.

Tags: Events

September 4, 2002 - Industry News

Georgia Announces Construction Projects

The Georgia Department of Transportation is warning motorists of delays during resurfacing on I-75 and I-85 south of Atlanta, and is closing two rest areas along I-85 in Gwinnett County for renovation

Tags: Highways

September 4, 2002 - Industry News

CF Closes Doors

One of the nation’s largest trucking companies called it quits on Labor Day. After 73 years, Vancouver, Wash.-based Consolidated Freightways announced it was discontinuing operations immediately

Tags: Fleets

September 4, 2002 - Industry News

Settlement Details Made Public In OOIDA/Gilbert Suit

More than 1,000 owner-operators who were leased to Gilbert Express will get to divvy up a $1 million settlement in the settlement of a lawsuit brought by the Owner Operator Independent Drivers Assn

Tags: Fleets

September 4, 2002 - Industry News

National Freight To Purchase Core Carriers

National logistics provider NFI, Vineland, N.J., announced an agreement to purchase, through its National Freight affiliate, Jacksonville, Fla.-based Core Carriers

Tags: Fleets

August 23, 2002 - Industry News

PennDOT Warns Of I-80 Back-Ups

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation is warning of lengthy backups on I-80 in the vicinity of Exits 210 & 212 (Route 15 & I-180)

Tags: Highways

August 23, 2002 - Industry News

Tolls Going Up At Detroit/Windsor Tunnel

Expect higher tolls at the Detroit/Windsor Tunnel starting next Monday, Sept. 2

Tags: Highways

August 22, 2002 - Industry News

Truck Tonnage Drops In June, But Improving Overall

Truck tonnage took a tumble in July, but overall it is above levels from a year ago

Tags: Economy

August 22, 2002 - Industry News

Consolidated Freightways Loses Second Discrimination Case

Consolidated Freightways has been handed its second court loss in the past few months and still has two cases pending, all regarding employee mistreatment

Tags: Fleets

August 21, 2002 - Industry News

Truck Museum To Stage Annual Free Show

The Pacific Northwest Truck Museum in Brooks, Ore., is staging its annual free truck show on Saturday

Tags: Events

August 21, 2002 - Industry News

Loss Prevention Conference Announces Fall Meeting

The Loss Prevention Conference will hold its 2002 Fall Meeting at the Renaissance Concourse Hotel in Atlanta Oct. 20-22

Tags: Events

August 20, 2002 - Industry News

Patriotic Fleet Finds Success In Bulk Transport

Back in 1976, food-grade, bulk liquid hauler Johnsrud Transport hand-painted the stars-and-stripes on one of its tractors to celebrate America's 200th birthday. Twenty-six years later, the country's renewed spirit of patriotism inspired the company to go with the patriotic theme once again, this time on five of the company's Kenworth T800s

Tags: Fleets

August 20, 2002 - Industry News

Cannon Express Turns Leadership Over To Advisory Firm

Cannon Express, Springdale, Ark., announced that CFOex Inc. will assume day-to-day management responsibilities of the company

Tags: Fleets

August 19, 2002 - Industry News

Speed Limits To Be Raised On Oklahoma Turnpikes

Oklahoma officials are recommending increased speed limits on the Kilpatrick and Creek turnpikes

Tags: Highways

August 19, 2002 - Industry News

Pennsylvania Driver New Truck Driving Champ

James March, a Yellow Transportation ‘twins” driver based in Lancaster, Pa., is the 2002 National Truck Driving Grand Champion

Tags: Events

August 19, 2002 - Industry News

Leading Economic Indicators Fall

One of the latest measures of future U.S. economy took a second consecutive drop in July, while the reading on current conditions moved up slightly

Tags: Economy

August 18, 2002 - Industry News

Housing Starts Fall While Inflation Remains In Check

Housing starts and permits for new construction fell, not unexpectedly, in July, while consumer prices were almost unchanged for the month

Tags: Economy

August 15, 2002 - Industry News

Industrial Production Up Slightly

Industrial production in the United States managed to increase in July, but still turned in its weakest performance since April

Tags: Economy

August 14, 2002 - Industry News

Bennett Buys Morgan Manufactured Housing Division

Bennett Truck Transport, McDonough, Ga., has bought the manufactured housing transportation division of competitor Morgan Drive Away, Elkhart, Ind

Tags: Fleets

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