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December 14, 2004 - Industry News

Schneider National Boosts Driver Pay By $4,000

The nation’s largest truckload carrier on Tuesday announced a new pay package that will compensate drivers “more appropriately” for their time and raise pay for drivers and owner-operators by an average of $4,000 a year

December 13, 2004 - Industry News

USF Holland Opens New Terminals in Minnesota and Alabama

USF Holland Inc., an operating company of USF Corp., has announced the opening of two new terminals. The terminals will serve the Southern Minnesota and Decatur, Ala. areas

December 13, 2004 - Industry News

Concord and Saia Team Up for Added Coverage

Concord Transportation Inc., Toronto, Ont., Canada, recently announced a strategic partnership agreement with American LTL provider, Saia Inc.

December 13, 2004 - Industry News

CFI Raises $17,500-plus for Children and Elderly at Christmas

Truckload carrier CFI, Joplin, Mo., recently raised more than $17,500 through an in-house raffle to purchase Christmas gifts for local children and elderly

December 12, 2004 - Industry News

Landstar Announces Two-For-One Stock Split

Truckload carrier Landstar System Inc. announced that its board of directors has declared a two-for- one stock split to be effected in the form of a 100% stock dividend

December 10, 2004 - Industry News

Heartland Declares Dividend

The board of directors of Heartland Express Inc., Coralville, Iowa, last week declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of 2 cents per shar

December 10, 2004 - Industry News

U.S. Xpress Sets Stock Sale

PriceTruckload carrier U.S. Xpress Enterprises Inc. Friday announced the public offering of four million shares of its Class A common stock priced at $25.25 per share

December 10, 2004 - Industry News

Tampa Hosts TMC Annual Meeting and Exhibition in February

The Technology & Maintenance Council will hold its 2005 Annual Meeting and Transportation Technology Exhibition Feb. 15 to 18 at the Tampa Convention Center, Tampa, Fla

Tags: Events

December 9, 2004 - Industry News

Enforcement Authorities Crack Down on I-75 Truckers

The Chattanooga Times Free Press reported Thursday that a multiagency commercial vehicle enforcement initiative was launched in Georgia, and a key focus of the effort is along Interstate 75 in North Georgia

Tags: Highways

December 9, 2004 - Industry News

First Fleet Poll: Private Fleets Use Telematics Less for Location Than to Monitor Drivers, Spec Trucks, Save Fuel

According to a First Fleet survey of private fleet executives, technology is gaining credibility in private fleets and is often used more to control fuel costs than to monitor truck location

December 9, 2004 - Industry News

N.J. Turnpike Will Study Bottleneck For 18 Months

The Garden State Parkway logo became part of the the New Jersey Turnpike logo when the separate authories were merged in 2003.

The New Jersey Turnpike Authority is launching an 18-month engineering study prior to finalizing a proposed $1.3 billion project to expand the critical toll road in the central part of the stat

Tags: Highways

December 9, 2004 - Industry News

Scotts Co. Names J.B. Hunt Core Carrier of the Year

J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. has received The Scotts Co.’s 2004 Core Carrier of the Year award

December 5, 2004 - Industry News

Avalanche Sweeps Alaskan Trucker Off the Road

The Anchorage Daily News reported that a tanker truck was lifted eight to nine feet and swept off the Parks Highway north of Cantwell, Alaska, near Denali National Park

Tags: Highways

December 4, 2004 - Industry News

Dart Aims at Higher Owner-Operator Pay Rates

Dart Transit Co. has raised pay rates for independent contractors. The increases worth $2,400 to $4,200 a year in 2005 will become effective in the first quarter of the yea

December 2, 2004 - Industry News

Motor Cargo Shortens Transit Times

Western regional carrier Motor Cargo Industries Inc. last week announced the reduction of transit times covering more than 4,000 lane

December 2, 2004 - Industry News

Texan Versus Texan In Looming Trans-Texas Corridor Fight

Artists rendering of the Trans-Texas Corridor with truck lanes on the left.

The San Antonio, Texas, Express-News reported this week that two regions of South Texas are preparing to feud over a proposed Trans-Texas Corridor that will carry billions of dollars in freight

Tags: Highways

December 2, 2004 - Industry News

Marines Thank Barr-Nunn Employees for Support

A U.S. Marine Corps representative recently visited the headquarters of Barr-Nunn Transportation in Granger, Iowa, to thank employees for their support of the Marines of Company E, 2nd Battalio

December 1, 2004 - Industry News

FMCSA Exempts Werner From Log Rules

Truckload carrier Werner Enterprises Inc., Omaha, Neb. today will host a ceremony to mark its exemption from Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration driver log rules

December 1, 2004 - Industry News

Pennsy Pike Toll Takers End Strike, Ohio Turnpike Deadline Looms

The toll-taker strike at the Pennsylvania Turnpike officially ended Wednesday morning when striking workers returned to the job

Tags: Highways

December 1, 2004 - Industry News

Yellow Roadway Delivers Christmas to D.C.

Yellow Roadway pitched in for an early Christmas present to parochial schools in Washington, D.C

December 1, 2004 - Industry News

Schneider Selects ValueOptions to Provide Employee Assistance

Schneider National Inc. has selected ValueOptions to provide employee assistance program services to 16,000 employees

December 1, 2004 - Industry News

Ryder Earns DaimlerChrysler Gold Award -- Again

Ryder System Inc. announced it was honored with the DaimlerChrysler Corporation Gold Award for a 12th consecutive year

November 29, 2004 - Industry News

Amex Suspends Trading in Allied Holdings

The American Stock Exchange has suspended trading for Allied Holdings stock

November 29, 2004 - Industry News

Segmentz Acquires Assets of Temple Trucking Inc.

Transportation and logistics management provider Segmentz Inc., Tampa, Fla. has acquired certain assets and liabilities of Temple Trucking In

November 29, 2004 - Industry News

Jevic Donates Transportation to "Stockings for Kids" Program

Jevic Transportation Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of SCS Transportation, will partner with local Philadelphia radio station B101, TV affiliate NBC10, and the Salvation Army for the 9th annual “Stockings for Kids” fundraiser

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