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June 9, 2005 - Industry News

DaimlerChrysler: U.S. Truck Manufacturing Boom to Continue into 2007

According to the Reuters news agency, DaimlerChrysler expects a truck boom in the key U.S. market to continue until at least 2007

Tags: Economy

June 9, 2005 - Industry News

Freightliner Demonstrates Advanced Truck Technologies at DaimlerChrysler Innovations Symposium

The Freightliner Group showcased the latest heavy-duty truck safety technologies at the DaimlerChrysler Innovations Symposium in Washington, D.C., last week

Tags: Events

June 9, 2005 - Industry News

Quality Distribution Names Detter Chairman, President and CEO

Quality Distribution Inc., Tampa, Fla., announced the appointment of Gerald L. Detter as chairman of the board, president and CEO

June 9, 2005 - Industry News

20 International Trucks and a Touch of Barnum & Bailey

International Truck and Engine Corp. announced it will conduct a 20-truck, cross-country road tour this summer

Tags: Events

June 8, 2005 - Industry News

Bear Stearns Downgrades Truckload Stocks

MarketWatch reported yesterday that trucking stocks fell as broker Bear Stearns predicted slower growth, an increase in capacity and higher costs

Tags: Economy

June 8, 2005 - Industry News

Castrol Tection Extra Dangles $50,000 Grand Prize For “Big Honkin' Truck Makeover”

BP Lubricants USA Inc., Wayne, N.J., has announced the Castrol Tection Extra "Big Honkin' Truck Makeover." One Grand Prize winner will receive an internal, external and communication makeover valued at $50,00

Tags: Events

June 8, 2005 - Industry News

CNF Names Five New Execs in Realignment

CNF Inc., Palo Alto, Calif., has named two new senior vice presidents and three new vice presidents as part of an organizational alignment

June 6, 2005 - Industry News

UPS Reportedly Lost Data The Old-Fashioned Way – In Transit

Citigroup Inc. said on Monday that account and payment history data on 3.9 million of its customers were lost in transit by United Parcel Service Inc

June 6, 2005 - Industry News

Study: Trucks Now Consume More Than Half of Vehicle Fuel

For the first time, trucks account for more than half of all vehicle fuel consumed in the U.S., according to a new stud

Tags: Economy

June 6, 2005 - Industry News

Barr-Nunn Boosts Driver Pay, Adds PrePass

Truckload carrier Barr-Nunn, Granger, Iowa, has announced a new over-the-road driver pay package

June 2, 2005 - Industry News

Market Transport Services Acquires Triple Express

Market Transport Services, Portland, Ore., a logistics and multimodal transportation services company, announced it has acquired Triple Expres

June 1, 2005 - Industry News

Roadside Call Boxes Vanishing

Roadside call boxes that allow stranded drivers call for assistance are slowly disappearing as wireless phone use increases

Tags: Highways

June 1, 2005 - Industry News

ATA Truck Tonnage Declined Almost 1% in April

The American Trucking Associations said its advanced seasonally adjusted for-hire Truck Tonnage Index decreased 0.9 percent in Apri

Tags: Economy

June 1, 2005 - Industry News

Great Salt Lake Truck Show Set for August

The 16th Annual Great Salt Lake Kidney Kamp Truck Show will be held on August 26-27, 2005

Tags: Events

May 27, 2005 - Industry News

Freightliner Celebrates Fourth Annual 'Ride of Pride' Event

The Freightliner Group announced that its Cleveland Truck Manufacturing Plant employees have designed a one-of-a kind truck to honor the memory of our military's veterans, MIAs and POWs

Tags: Events

May 25, 2005 - Industry News

Heavy Duty America Announces Participation in First Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week

Heavy Duty America (HDA) announced that it will join the growing list of leading heavy duty industry aftermarket groups sponsoring Heavy Duty Aftermarket Wee

Tags: Events

May 25, 2005 - Industry News

Ansell Healthcare Goes With Central Freight Lines

Central Freight Lines announced last week that Ansell Healthcare Products LLC, a provider of healthcare-related latex protective products, has selected Central for North American LT

May 25, 2005 - Industry News

Private Fleets Worry About Fuel Costs, Lack of Drivers and Technicians

According to a new study, controlling escalating fuel costs is the top concern, for private truck fleets

May 25, 2005 - Industry News

Study Shows Industry Short 20,000 Drivers; Trends Point to More Severe Shortage

The American Trucking Assns. said Wednesday that the long-haul, heavy-duty truck transportation industry in the United States is experiencing a national shortage of 20,000 drivers

Tags: Economy

May 24, 2005 - Industry News

Yellow Roadway's USF Purchase Closes; Zollars Sees More LTL Mergers

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Yellow Roadway Corp. chairman and chief executive William Zollars in an interview with Marketwatch on Tuesday perdicted further LTL consolidation

May 19, 2005 - Industry News

Bush Administration Puts Up $66 Million for Elevated Port Fourchon Access Highway

U.S. Transportation Secretary Norman Y. Mineta announced approval of a $66 million federal loan to help Louisiana build a 17-mile elevated toll highwa

Tags: Highways

May 19, 2005 - Industry News

North American Van Lines Sells Blanket Wrap Business

Transport Capital Partners LLC announced last week that the blanket wrap business of North American Van Lines (NAVL), owned by SIRVA Inc., was purchased by Gainey Transportation Service

May 19, 2005 - Industry News

Central Freight Names Nelms VP Special Services, Steed Western Division Region Manager

Central Freight Lines Inc. announced two executive appointments this week. Phillip (Phil) A. Nelms was named vice president of special services and Bert Steed was appointed western division region manager

May 18, 2005 - Industry News

TMCSuperTech2005 Competition Set for September in Valley Forge

The Technology & Maintenance Council of the ATA announced that the trucking industry's best technicians will compete for awards and prizes at TMCSuperTech2005 - the TMC’s inaugural National Technician Skills Competition

Tags: Events

May 18, 2005 - Industry News

Even As Freight Volume Rises Drivers Remain Hard to Find

FTR Associates, Nashville, Ind., said Wednesday that driver availability continues to be a problem for many fleets

Tags: Economy

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