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January 11, 2005 - Industry News

FFE To Give Away Another Freightliner Century; Seeking Drivers

Refrigerated carrier FFE Transportation Services Inc. will give away a Freightliner Century show truck at the conclusion of its Driver Appreciation Week celebration in August 2005

January 10, 2005 - Industry News

I-95 Closed by Tanker Crash, Northbound Delays Exprected Today

News 14 in Raleigh, N.C. reported that a tanker truck overturned and burst into flames on I-95 in Johnston County about 10:15 a.m. Monday morning

Tags: Highways

January 10, 2005 - Industry News

FedEx Custom Critical Launches Ground Services To and From Mexico

FedEx Custom Critical Inc., Akron, Ohio, is expanding its service area to include Mexico

January 7, 2005 - Industry News

Storm Leaves Road Closures In Its Wake

The effects of last week’s storms lingered across the Midwest heading into the weekend

Tags: Highways

January 6, 2005 - Industry News

UPS Will Give $3 Milion in Services and Cash for Tsunami Victims

United Parcel Service Inc., Atlanta, Ga., will provide $3 million in aid to areas devastated by the tsunamis across Southeast Asia

January 6, 2005 - Industry News

CRST Logistics Expands QuickPay Program

CRST Logistics, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, is expanding its QuickPay program for carriers to include direct deposit

January 5, 2005 - Industry News

"I-80" Storm Sidelines Midwest Truckers, Heads East

Trucking came to something close to a halt yesterday as a major winter storm dropped snow from the Colorado Rockies, which got 20 inches in 12 hours, all the way to New England.

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January 5, 2005 - Industry News

Stars & Stripes Wave In 2005 Truck Beauty Contest Schedule

Stars & Stripes Show Truck Events, LLC has announced a roster of Truck Beauty Competitions for 2005, with five venues around the country

Tags: Events

January 4, 2005 - Industry News

Great Big New Truckstop On the Ohio Turnpike?

A large truckstop and service plaza complex could be built west of Toledo on the Ohio Turnpike, the Toledo Blade reported this week

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January 4, 2005 - Industry News

Forbes Magazine Names J.B. Hunt to Platinum 400 List

J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. has been named to Forbes magazine's Platinum List of America's Best Big Companies for the fourth consecutive year

January 4, 2005 - Industry News

Colorado Targets Left-Lane Lingerers

The Colorado Daily reported this week that the Colorado State Patrol has begun ticketing drivers who drive in the left lane when they’re not passing

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January 4, 2005 - Industry News

Decker Truck Line Adds Drivers to Million-Mile Team

Decker Truck Line, Fort Dodge, Iowa, announced is recently added 27 drivers and owner-operators to its Million-Mile Team

January 4, 2005 - Industry News

Old Dominion to Purchase Wichita Southeast Kansas Transit

Old Dominion Freight Line Inc., one of the largest LTL carriers in the U.S., announced an agreement Tuesday to purchase substantially all the assets of Wichita Southeast Kansas Transi

January 3, 2005 - Industry News

Hill Brothers Boosts Driver Wages

Hill Brothers Transportation Inc., Omaha, Neb., increased driver pay for both company drivers and owner-operators as Jan.1

January 2, 2005 - Industry News

Velocity Express Trades on NASDAQ Subject to Conditions

Velocity Express Corp. last week said it had received a letter from the Nasdaq Listing Qualifications Staff, saying its common stock will continue to be listed on the Nasdaq SmallCap Marke

January 2, 2005 - Industry News

Truck Tolls Rise With the New Year -- With One Exception

January 1 brought toll changes, mostly upward. Tolls on roads run by the Illinois State Toll Highway Authority jumped by as much as 300

Tags: Highways

December 27, 2004 - Industry News

Crack-Down Due On Too-Tall Trucks at Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel on I-64 in Virginia

The Hampton Roads Bridge Tunnel in a VDOT photo, circa 1990.

The Daily Press of Hampton Roads, Va., reported that large numbers of big trucks, an average of 21 a day, must be turned away from the Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel on I-64 in Virginia

Tags: Highways

December 24, 2004 - Industry News

Ruan Acquires Arbor Freight Service

Ruan Transportation has signed a deal to acquire Arbor Freight Service of Eau Claire, Wis

December 23, 2004 - Industry News

Opies Rewards Drivers, Mechanic, Administrative Assitant for Performance and Loyalty

Opies Transport, , Eldon, Mo., has recognized a number of employees. Each year during Christmas week Opies recognizes one outstanding driver from among 125

December 23, 2004 - Industry News

Turnpike Strike Deja Vu; This Time, Ohio

View of the Ohio Turnpike from the turnpike commissions's web site at www.ohioturnpike.org.

The contract between the Ohio Turnpike and Teamsters local 436 set to expire at year’s end has been extended to Jan. 17

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December 23, 2004 - Industry News

Amex Accepts Allied Holdings Compliance Plan; Trading Still Halted

Allied Holdings Inc. announced last week that the American Stock Exchange has accepted the company's plan to comply with the Amex Company Guide regarding Allied's failure to timely file a quarterly repor

December 22, 2004 - Industry News

Trucks Return to U.S. 119 In Eastern Kentucky

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet this week lifted a four-year ban on most truck traffic on U.S. 119 over Pine Mountain between Cumberland and Whitesburg in the eastern part of the state

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December 22, 2004 - Industry News

Heartland Hikes Mileage Pay

Truckload carrier Heartland Express Inc. announced Wednesday it is implementing an additional 3-cent per mile pay raise for all system and regional drivers

December 20, 2004 - Industry News

Snowy Weather Jacknife Sparks 80-Vehicle Pile-Up in Pennsylvania

About 80 vehicles crashed in snowy weather Sunday on Interstate 80 in Pennsylvania near the Ohio line, closing westbound lanes for more than eight hours

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December 20, 2004 - Industry News

Study Calls for More Chicago Rail & Road Freight Resources

A Chicago area study claims the rising volume of freight threatens to overwhelm roads and railways over the next 25 years and offers a plan, which includes rail development and – you guessed it -- tolls

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