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October 21, 2004 - Industry News

Old Dominion Posts Record Results

Old Dominion Freight Line Inc., Thomasville, N.C., announced record financial results for the third quarter and nine months ended Sept. 30, 2004

October 21, 2004 - Industry News

Happy Days Are Here Again -- Truckload Profitwise

The truckload business is good – to say the least. In fact, most 3rd quarter announcements from publicly owned companies lead with phrases like “sharply higher earnings” and “record revenues”

October 20, 2004 - Industry News

Arkansas Best Declares Quarterly Dividend

Arkansas Best Corp, Fort Smith, Ark. has declared a quarterly cash dividend of twelve cents ($0.12) per share to holders of record of its Common Stock $.01 par value on November 3, 2004, payable on November 17, 2004

October 20, 2004 - Industry News

Pilot Acquires 24th Georgia Location

Pilot Travel Centers LLC, Knoxville, Tenn., has acquired a newly constructed travel center in Vienna, Ga., from Davis Brothers Inc

Tags: Highways

October 20, 2004 - Industry News

SCS Earnings Up in Third Quarter

SCS Transportation Inc. posted sharply higher earnings and revenue for the 2004 third quarter

October 20, 2004 - Industry News

Swift Reports Third Quarter Results

Revenues for the third quarter of 2004 increased 16.6% to $727.3 million, compared with $623.9 million for the corresponding quarter of 2003

October 19, 2004 - Industry News

Decker Truck Line Begins Work on New Headquarters

Decker Truck Line Inc., Fort Dodge, Iowa, a family-owned and operated fleet that got its start in 1931 with a single Model B Ford truck, has begun construction on a new headquarters building and driver facility

October 19, 2004 - Industry News

North American Truck Show Moves to Snazzy New Home in 2005

Boston Convention and Exposition Center

The 2005 North American Truck Show will be held at the new Boston Convention and Exposition Center on April 28, 29 and 30

Tags: Events

October 19, 2004 - Industry News

U.S. Xpress Doubles 3Q Earnings

U.S. Xpress Enterprises Inc. announced operating revenue and earnings for the third quarter ended Sept. 30, 2004

October 19, 2004 - Industry News

Mike Williams Trucking Brings Home the Butter

Land O'Lakes Dairy Foods Logistics has named Mike Williams Trucking of Medford, Wis., its 2004 Dairy Foods Carrier of the Year

October 18, 2004 - Industry News

Rain, Hail, Then Glare Cause Massive I-95 Pileup

Ninety-two vehicles were involved in 17 separate collisions along an 11-mile stretch of Interstate 95 Saturday

Tags: Highways

October 18, 2004 - Industry News

Covenant Revenue, Profits Up

Covenant Transport Inc., Chattanooga, Tenn., announced financial and operating results for the quarter and nine month period ended Sept. 30, 2004

October 15, 2004 - Industry News

Caustic De-Icing Chemicals Plague Trucking

Magnesium chloride spreader in Idaho.

Magnesium chloride, a chemical used as a winter road de-icer, corrodes truck bodies, suspensions, electrical wiring and brakes. Yet its use on U.S. highways continues to grow

Tags: Highways

October 15, 2004 - Industry News

J. B. Hunt Reports Record Revenues and Earnings

J. B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. announced record third quarter net earnings of $47.9 million, or diluted earnings per share of 57 cents, compared with 2003 third quarter earnings of $32.7 million, or 40 cents per diluted share

October 15, 2004 - Industry News

U.S. Xpress Secures $200 Million in New Financing

U.S. Xpress Enterprises, Inc., Chattanooga, Tenn., announced it has closed two separate $100 million credit facilities that are expected to reduce the Company's borrowing costs and significantly expand the Company's liquidity

October 15, 2004 - Industry News

Werner Reports Record Results

Werner Enterprises Inc., Omaha, Neb., reported record revenues and earnings for the third quarter ended Sept. 30, 2004

October 14, 2004 - Industry News

Landstar Reports 30% Increase in Revenue

Landstar System Inc. reported a 30% increase in revenue to a record $527 million in the 2004 third quarter, up from $407 million in the 2003 third quarter

October 13, 2004 - Industry News

Strikers Cause Canadian Crossing Crunch

A strike by the union that includes Canada Customs workers led to long backups earlier this week at bridges in western New York for trucks heading to Ontario

Tags: Highways

October 13, 2004 - Industry News

Landstar Rates in Online Study

Landstar System Inc., Jacksonville, Fla., is among the top 10 transportation and logistics companies ranked in a customer respect study

October 13, 2004 - Industry News

USF Logistics Rakes in Honors

USF Logistics Services Inc., an operating company of USF Corp., has been honored by four trade journals

October 13, 2004 - Industry News

Teamsters Complain to Swift Board

The Teamsters Union has asked Swift Transportation’s board of directors to split the duties of chairman and CEO between two individuals

October 13, 2004 - Industry News

Overnite Finance Management Realignment

LTL carrier Overnite Corp. announced that Michael S. Liebschwager, vp and controller, has decided to leave the company after Overnite's November Board meeting

October 12, 2004 - Industry News

Gov. to Truckers: Please Come Back to the Beautiful Ohio Turnpike!

Ohio Gov. Bob Taft said Monday that tolls would be cut for big rigs using the Ohio Turnpike. The measure is intended to move trucks off overloaded two-lane road

Tags: Highways

October 12, 2004 - Industry News

More Overnights at Overnite

LTL carrier Overnite Transportation Co., Richmond, Va. has implemented a series of faster transit times covering its service centers in Detroit and Toledo, Ohio

October 12, 2004 - Industry News

Prime Reefer Team Earns Handsome Lease-End Payout

L-R: Dispatcher Daryl Hopkins, Darlene Davis & Michael Davis, and VP Steve Wutke

Michael and Darlene Davis, Prime Inc. Team Reefer Drivers, received a lease-end payout of $18,787.88 October 7 after turning in their truck, which was leased through Success Leasing, Inc.-- a Prime Inc. leasing company

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