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August 10, 2007 - Industry News

PEI Seeks Comments on Storage Tank RP

The comment period is now open for the Petroleum Equipment Institute's latest draft, called the Recommended Practices for the Inspection and Maintenance of Underground Storage Tank Systems. This latest Recommended Practices draft was produce

Tags: Fuel and Oil

August 9, 2007 - Industry News

NPTC Safety Confab Sept. 13-14 in Virginia

An all-star line-up featuring some of the nation's top safety practitioners has been confirmed for fifth annual National Safety Conference sponsored by the National Private Truck Council (NPTC) Sept. 13-14, 2007 at the Holiday Inn Arlingto

Tags: Events

August 9, 2007 - Industry News

ATA Highlights Importance of Trucking Industry at GATS

The American Trucking Associations will salute the importance of the trucking industry at the Great American Truck Show (GATS) in Dallas Aug. 23-25. ATA programs designed to enhance and expand the industry will be showcased

Tags: Events

August 7, 2007 - Industry News

Fed Won't Lower Interest Rates

The Federal Reserve Board's Open Market Committee decided Tuesday to keep its target for the federal funds rate at 5-1/4 percent, citing lingering inflation concerns

Tags: Economy

August 7, 2007 - Industry News

Transport America Recognizes Top Drivers

Minnesota-based truckload carrier Transport America recently announced its May and June Drivers of the Month for 2007. Each driver is recognized for his outstanding service to Transport America and the company's customers.

August 6, 2007 - Industry News

National Truck Driving Championships Host Charity Drives

The trucking industry will kick off the 2007 National Truck Driving Championships with two charity drives aimed at helping both those in the local Minneapolis community and nationwide. The National Truck Driving Championships includes th

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August 3, 2007 - Industry News

Polaris Labs Provides Fluid Analysis for Terex

Terex Roadbuilding and Polaris Laboratories announced this month the implementation of the equipment manufacturer's new managed maintenance fluid analysis program.

Tags: Fuel and Oil

August 3, 2007 - Industry News

Western Star Celebrates 40th Anniversary at GATS

Western Star Trucks is celebrating its 40th anniversary in 2007, and will mark the occasion at the Great American Trucking Show (GATS) in Dallas, Aug. 23-25. The Western Star booth will be decked out with anniversary décor

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August 2, 2007 - Industry News

CBS Journalist Bob Schieffer Headlines 2007 AAIA Town Hall

Bob Schieffer, anchor of "Face the Nation" and CBS News chief Washington correspondent, will headline this year's AAIA Town Hall in Las Vegas. Hosted by the Automotive Aftermarket Industry Association and sponsored by NASCAR Performance

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August 2, 2007 - Industry News

Product Awards Highlight the Work Truck Show 2008

Industry professionals and trade media once again have the opportunity to vote for the most innovative new products at The Work Truck Show 2008. The National Truck Equipment Association (NTEA) New Product Innovation Awar

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August 2, 2007 - Industry News

Decker Announces July's Drivers of the Month

Iowa-based Decker Truck Line Inc. announced that Charles Zimmerman has been selected as the July 2007 Driver of the Month for the flatbed division. Zimmerman and his wife reside in Wichita, Kan. He has been with Decker for five years

August 2, 2007 - Industry News

Chassis Builders Show Their Stuff at NTEA Conference Sept. 17-19

A number of leading chassis manufacturers are offering previews of trucks and truck products at the New Model Truck Product Conference (TPC), hosted by the National Truck Equipment Association (NTEA). This annual members-only

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August 2, 2007 - Industry News

'Ice Road Truckers' on Road Dog Radio Show Today

Rick Yemm of The History Channel's "Ice Road Truckers" series talks with hosts Meredith Ochs and Chris T. on Sirius Road Dog Trucking Radio, channel 147, at 1:30 p.m. (ET) today

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August 2, 2007 - Industry News

Central States Trucking Shows 100% Growth Since 2003

Bensenville, Ill.-based Central States Trucking is projected to double its revenues in the past four years from $21 million to $42 million, based in large part to its dedicated contract carrier division.

July 31, 2007 - Industry News

Target Honors J.B. Hunt as Domestic Carrier of the Year

J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. has been recognized by Target Corp. as the recipient of the prestigious 2006 Domestic Carrier of the Year award. While there are many criteria used to select the winner, Target noted J.B. Hunt's

July 30, 2007 - Industry News

Knight Transportation Opens 2 New Brokerage Service Centers

Knight Transportation Inc. has opened two new brokerage service centers in Indianapolis, Ind., and Carlisle, Pa. The two centers will be operated by Knight Brokerage LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Knight Transportation Inc.

July 30, 2007 - Industry News

Tests Show Roadranger Lubes Improve Fuel Efficiency

Roadranger has released the results of fuel economy tests that it says show a fuel savings of more than 1 percent with use of the newest generation of Roadranger Synthetic Lubricants for transmissions and axles. The tests, whic

Tags: Fuel and Oil

July 27, 2007 - Industry News

ATA Truck Tonnage Index Falls Another 0.1% in June

The American Trucking Associations' advanced seasonally adjusted For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index decreased 0.1 percent in June, marking the third consecutive month-to-month drop. Tonnage fell 1.3 percent in May and has dropped 3.5 percent since March.

Tags: Economy

July 26, 2007 - Industry News

NPTC Hosts National Safety Conference Sept. 13-14

The National Private Truck Council (NPTC) will hold its fifth annual National Safety Conference Sept. 13-14, at the Holiday Inn Arlington in Arlington, Va., just outside Washington, D.C. "Private fleets have earned a reputation fo

Tags: Events

July 26, 2007 - Industry News

Orders for Manufactured Durable Goods Up 1.4% in June

New orders for manufactured durable goods increased 1.4 percent in June, led by new orders for non-defense aircraft and parts, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce. New orders fell 2.3 percen

Tags: Economy

July 26, 2007 - Industry News

Schneider National Wins Training Development Honor

Schneider National Inc. has received an Excellence in Practice Citation from the American Society for Training and Development (ASTD). This is the second consecutive year that Schneider National has been recognized by AST

July 25, 2007 - Industry News

Covenant Transportation Revenues Up 4.8% for Quarter

Covenant Transportation Group Inc. announced that for the second quarter, total revenue increased 4.8 percent to $177.4 million from $169.4 million in the same quarter of 2006. Freight revenue, which excludes fuel surcharges

July 23, 2007 - Industry News

QMI Fuel Treatment for Gas and Diesel Engines

Water contamination in fuel has always been a problem with both industrial and transportation fleets. In today's engines, with some injector tolerances of 3-5 microns, it has become acute. Further, the new ultra low sulfur diesel is responsibl

Tags: Fuel and Oil

July 23, 2007 - Industry News

Marten Transport Revenues Up 5.3% in Second Quarter

Marten Transport Ltd., Mondovi, Wis., said operating revenues - consisting of revenue from truckload and logistics operations - increased 5.3 percent to $138.8 million in the second quarter of 2007 from $131.9 million in the 2006 quarter.

July 20, 2007 - Industry News

Maverick Recognizes Top Second-Quarter Drivers

Maverick Transportation has announced second quarter recipients of Driver of the Month honors for 2007. These include April Driver of the Month Kenny Lewis of Altus, Okla.; May Driver of the Month Gerry Pierson of Ozark, Mo.

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