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May 23, 2008 - Industry News

Furniture Carriers Merge

Six home furnishings carriers have agreed to merge operations into one new organization, World Wide Logistics

May 22, 2008 - Industry News

ATA Truck Tonnage index fell 1.1 percent in April; March Figures Revised Upward

The American Trucking Associations' advanced seasonally adjusted For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index declined 1.1 percent in April 2008. March's tonnage reading, meanwhile, fell 1.7 percent instead of the previously reported 3.2 percent drop

Tags: Economy

May 22, 2008 - Industry News

Central States Earns Fleet Safety Award

Central States Trucking, Bensenville, Ill., has earned the "2007 Fleet Safety Award" from Acuity Insurance and A.N. Ansay & Associates

May 22, 2008 - Industry News

Laid-Off Workers Sue Jevic Transportation

A lawsuit filed against Jevic Transportation charges that the Delanco, N.J.-based company violated federal labor law this week when it abruptly terminated approximately 1,200 employees shortly before it sought bankruptcy protection

May 21, 2008 - Industry News

Crude Oil Prices Soar to New Record

Crude oil prices shot up over $130 a barrel Wednesday, while executives from the big oil companies testified before a Senate Judiciary Committee that there was little they could do

Tags: Fuel and Oil

May 20, 2008 - Industry News

Oil Prices Hit New High, House Passes Anti-OPEC Legislation

Oil prices closed over $129 for the first time Tuesday, as the U.S. House of Representatives passed legislation that would seek to subject OPEC oil producers to U.S. antitrust laws and investigate energy market manipulation

Tags: Fuel and Oil

May 20, 2008 - Industry News

Schneider National Rolls Out Western Regional Service

Schneider National has launched Schneider Regional service, designed to meet customers' short-haul shipping demands while offering drivers a more regular, predictable schedule with increased time at home

May 20, 2008 - Industry News

Officials Lobby for I-55/I-40 Connector

The federal co-chairman of the Delta Regional Authority is asking Congress for a new four-lane bridge over the Mississippi south of Memphis that would connect I-55 in Mississippi to I-40 in Arkansas

Tags: Highways

May 20, 2008 - Industry News

Shell Announces SuperRigs Dates

The 26th Shell Rotella SuperRigs truck beauty competition will be held at the Iowa 80 Truckstop in Walcott, Iowa, June 5-7

Tags: Events

May 20, 2008 - Industry News

Road Rage Survey Reveals Best, Worst Cities

Miami drivers have been voted the least courteous for the third year in a row in the AutoVantage In The Driver's Seat 2008 Road Rage Survey

Tags: Highways

May 19, 2008 - Industry News

Diesel, Oil Prices Continue to Set Records

The national average price for a gallon of diesel fuel is up to $4.497, according to figures released Monday by the U.S. Energy Information Administration

Tags: Fuel and Oil

May 19, 2008 - Industry News

Pennsylvania Could Lease Turnpike in 75-Year Deal

A Spanish company and a unit of Citigroup teamed up to submit the largest bid for the right to lease the Pennsylvania Turnpike for the next 75 years, but it's still up to the state Legislature to approve the deal

Tags: Highways

May 19, 2008 - Industry News

Jevic Shuts Doors

The latest casualty of high fuel prices is New Jersey-based Jevic Transportation, a 27-year-old less-than-truckload company known for its innovative approach to the LTL business

May 18, 2008 - Industry News

Oil Prices Hit New Highs

News last week that the government would stop putting money into the Strategic Petroleum Reserve and that Saudi Arabia would boost oil output appeared to make no difference to commodities traders as crude oil hit new records Friday

Tags: Fuel and Oil

May 16, 2008 - Industry News

Government to Stop Adding to Strategic Petroleum Reserve

The Associated Press reports that the Energy Department has canceled oil shipments into the Strategic Petroleum Reserve beginning in July when the current purchase contract expires

Tags: Fuel and Oil

May 15, 2008 - Industry News

OTA Honors Con-way Freight for Safe Driving

Con-way Freight has been recognized for its safety record and practices by Oregon Trucking Associations

May 15, 2008 - Industry News

FFE Launches New Web Site

Frozen Food Express Industries (FFE) launched a new company web site designed for easier navigation and improved performance

May 15, 2008 - Industry News

New York State Plans to Keep Trucks Off Some Roads

New York Gov. David Paterson and U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer announced this week that the New York Department of Transportation will implement a new policy intended to keep large trucks on the Interstates and off of secondary roads,

Tags: Highways

May 15, 2008 - Industry News

ArvinMeritor Announces Monthly Commodity Surcharge

ArvinMeritor reported that it plans to initiate a new commodity surcharge starting June 1 in an attempt to offset surging steel and energy prices

Tags: Economy

May 14, 2008 - Industry News

Saia Launches Pink Truck to Fight Breast Cancer

Saia has launched a yearlong breast cancer awareness campaign, "Saia on the Road with Susan G. Komen for the Cure.

May 14, 2008 - Industry News

Transportation Mergers & Acquisitions Expected to Drop

Both deal volume and value in the transportation and logistics industry declined during the first quarter of 2008, according to the PricewaterhouseCoopers, and global deal activity is not on track to match the levels seen in 2007

Tags: Economy

May 14, 2008 - Industry News

BTS Freight Index Falls in March

The Freight Transportation Services Index fell 1.9 percent in March from its February level, the largest monthly decline since August 2006, the U.S. Department of Transportation's Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) reported

Tags: Economy

May 14, 2008 - Industry News

Minnesota To Require 20 Percent Biodiesel Blend

Minnesota, which was the first state to mandate biodiesel, will increase the state's current 2 percent biodiesel mandate to 20 percent by 2015

Tags: Fuel and Oil

May 13, 2008 - Industry News

AFVi Offers Webinar on Alternative Fuels

The Alternative Fuel Vehicle Institute will hold a webinar on "Fleet Solutions: A Primer on Green Fuels, Vehicles and Technologies.

Tags: Events

May 13, 2008 - Industry News

UPS Freight Accelerates Shipping in 11 States

UPS Freight has reduced transit times by one or two days on nearly 1,000 traffic lanes from points in 11 states

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