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June 19, 2003 - Industry News

ATS Sureway Gets Labatt Contract

Anderson Trucking Service Inc. (ATS) announced that ATS Sureway-NY of Dunkirk, N.Y., recently received a four-year contract from Labatt USA to arrange the transportation of nearly all imported Labatt products.

June 19, 2003 - Industry News

Heartland Reaches Accord in Fatality Suit

Heartland Express Inc. said that a mediated agreement has been reached settling a multiple (four) fatality lawsuit filed in Knoxville, Tenn., arising from an accident of June 21, 2002

June 18, 2003 - Industry News

FedEx Freight Imposes Rate Increase

FedEx Freight will implement a 5.9% general rate increase effective at the end of the month.

June 17, 2003 - Industry News

Figures Up for May Manufacturing

Manufacturing production increased 0.1% in May after declining 0.6% in both March and April.

Tags: Economy

June 17, 2003 - Industry News

Mineta Announces $693 Million in Highway Funds

U.S. Transportation Secretary Norman Y. Mineta has announced $693 million in Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) discretionary funds for infrastructure projects in 50 states

Tags: Highways

June 16, 2003 - Industry News

Wheaton Moving Announces Top Drivers

Wheaton World Wide Moving, one of the nation's leading specialists in household goods moving, recently honored 12 of its Drivers of the Month for January, February, March and April

June 16, 2003 - Industry News

Carlisle All-Truck Nationals June 27-29

Trucks of all sizes will be rolling into the 13th annual Carlisle (Pa.) All-Truck Nationals the weekend of June 27-29.

Tags: Events

June 16, 2003 - Industry News

Schneider Named Intermodal Carrier of the Year

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. recently recognized Schneider National Inc. as the recipient of the company’s annual Intermodal Carrier of the Year award

Tags: Intermodal

June 16, 2003 - Industry News

Covenant Transport Sees Softer 2Q

Covenant Transport Inc. expects earnings for the quarter ended June 30, 2003, will be in the range of $.18 to $.22 per share

June 16, 2003 - Industry News

TRALA Board Meeting Moves to California

TRALA’s fall board meeting is moving to the Ritz-Carlton Half Moon Bay on the shores of the Pacific Ocean

Tags: Events

June 13, 2003 - Industry News

USF Corp. Lowers 2Q Earnings Guidance

USF Corp. said its earnings for the second quarter of 2003 will be in the range of $0.24 - $0.34 per diluted share, compared to guidance of $0.40 - $0.50 per diluted share given in late April.

June 12, 2003 - Industry News

Retail Sales Volume Rises Again in May

A fall in gas prices masked a 0.2% rise in May non-gas station retail sales, repeating what happened in April, said Jim Haughey, Newport Communications senior economist

Tags: Economy

June 11, 2003 - Industry News

NPTC Hosts Safety Conference Sept. 18-19

The National Private Truck Council (NPTC) will hold its first National Safety Conference, called "Strategic Planning for Private Fleets," Sept. 18 and 19

Tags: Events

June 10, 2003 - Industry News

Transport Consortium Joins Michelin's Bibendum Challenge

Michelin and WestStart-CalStart will be coordinating heavy-duty truck and commercial bus participants for the 2003 Challenge Bibendum, scheduled Sept. 23 –25 in the San Francisco area

Tags: Events

June 10, 2003 - Industry News

Refrigerated Carriers Convene in Tahoe

More than 200 refrigerated trucking executives will meet July 9 – 11 at Lake Tahoe for the 20th annual meeting of the Truck Carriers Assn.’s Refrigerated Division

Tags: Events

June 6, 2003 - Industry News

Decline in Goods Shipments Due to Cheaper Oil

Non-durable goods manufacturing shipments fell 3.5% in April according to the Commerce Department

Tags: Economy

June 5, 2003 - Industry News

Roadway Corp. Expects Drop in 2Q Earnings

Roadway Corp. said Thursday it expects to report second quarter earnings of $0.33 per share -- 50% under the low end of the range of expectations previously set for the quarter.

June 4, 2003 - Industry News

I-70 Closed at East Vail in Colorado

After a brief period of one-lane traffic on I-70 Wednesday morning, all lanes of I-70 were closed once again for travel in both directions at milepost 180.5, just east of the East Vail Exit

Tags: Highways

June 4, 2003 - Industry News

G.I. Trucking Terminal Opens in Las Vegas

G.I. Trucking Co., Brea, Calif., is now serving Las Vegas area customers and those shipping to Las Vegas from its new terminal and service center

June 3, 2003 - Industry News

Mid-Atlantic Drivers Host FunDrive

The Mid-Atlantic Professional Truck Drivers Assn. is sponsoring the 3rd annual charity FunDrive on Sept. 6 to benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation

Tags: Events

June 3, 2003 - Industry News

Lanham Wins Another Charleston Truck Title

With the first-place trophy in the five-axle competition at the West Virginia Truck Driving Championships held in Charleston last weekend, Roger Lanham, who won a national title in 1985

Tags: Events

June 3, 2003 - Industry News

Overnite Drivers Tops in Missouri State Championships

Capturing top honors at last weekend's Missouri Truck Driving Championships held in Joplin, a trio of Overnite Transportation Co. drivers brought home first-place trophies

Tags: Events

June 3, 2003 - Industry News

Flat-Fee Pricing for PrePress OK’d

PrePass recently announced a flat monthly service charge would replace the 99 cent-per-pass fee in effect since the mid-1990s.

Tags: Highways

June 3, 2003 - Industry News

Manufacturing Activity Rises in May

The ISM index of manufacturing activity rose to 49.4 in May from 45.4 in April on the strength of monthly gains in orders, production and order backlogs, now all just over 50.

Tags: Economy

June 2, 2003 - Industry News

Truck Tonnage Index Shows 5.4% Rise

A preliminary look at the American Trucking Assns.’ (ATA) seasonally adjusted Truck Tonnage Index shows an increase to 153.0 -- or 5.4% -- in April 2003 compared with March 2003

Tags: Economy

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