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August 21, 2002 - Industry News

Truck Museum To Stage Annual Free Show

The Pacific Northwest Truck Museum in Brooks, Ore., is staging its annual free truck show on Saturday

Tags: Events

August 21, 2002 - Industry News

Loss Prevention Conference Announces Fall Meeting

The Loss Prevention Conference will hold its 2002 Fall Meeting at the Renaissance Concourse Hotel in Atlanta Oct. 20-22

Tags: Events

August 20, 2002 - Industry News

Patriotic Fleet Finds Success In Bulk Transport

Back in 1976, food-grade, bulk liquid hauler Johnsrud Transport hand-painted the stars-and-stripes on one of its tractors to celebrate America's 200th birthday. Twenty-six years later, the country's renewed spirit of patriotism inspired the company to go with the patriotic theme once again, this time on five of the company's Kenworth T800s

August 20, 2002 - Industry News

Cannon Express Turns Leadership Over To Advisory Firm

Cannon Express, Springdale, Ark., announced that CFOex Inc. will assume day-to-day management responsibilities of the company

August 19, 2002 - Industry News

Speed Limits To Be Raised On Oklahoma Turnpikes

Oklahoma officials are recommending increased speed limits on the Kilpatrick and Creek turnpikes

Tags: Highways

August 19, 2002 - Industry News

Pennsylvania Driver New Truck Driving Champ

James March, a Yellow Transportation ‘twins” driver based in Lancaster, Pa., is the 2002 National Truck Driving Grand Champion

Tags: Events

August 19, 2002 - Industry News

Leading Economic Indicators Fall

One of the latest measures of future U.S. economy took a second consecutive drop in July, while the reading on current conditions moved up slightly

Tags: Economy

August 18, 2002 - Industry News

Housing Starts Fall While Inflation Remains In Check

Housing starts and permits for new construction fell, not unexpectedly, in July, while consumer prices were almost unchanged for the month

Tags: Economy

August 15, 2002 - Industry News

Industrial Production Up Slightly

Industrial production in the United States managed to increase in July, but still turned in its weakest performance since April

Tags: Economy

August 14, 2002 - Industry News

Bennett Buys Morgan Manufactured Housing Division

Bennett Truck Transport, McDonough, Ga., has bought the manufactured housing transportation division of competitor Morgan Drive Away, Elkhart, Ind

August 13, 2002 - Industry News

Interest Rates Unchanged, Retail Sales Up

The Federal Reserve on Tuesday decided to keep interest rates unchanged, the same day a new report showed retail sales increased in July

Tags: Economy

August 12, 2002 - Industry News

Wheaton Establishes JB Cupp Safety Award

Wheaton World Wide Moving, Indianapolis, has announced a new performance award: the JB Cupp Safety Performance Award

August 12, 2002 - Industry News

Missouri Considers Tolls Roads

As Missouri highway officials figure out what to do now that a fuel and sales tax provision to pay for highway improvements was soundly defeated, they are looking at the possibility of tolls

Tags: Highways

August 12, 2002 - Industry News

Illinois Awards Contract For Automated Toll Violation Processing System

The Illinois State Toll Highway Authority has awarded TransCore a three-year, $38 million contract to install and manage an automated toll violation processing center

Tags: Highways

August 12, 2002 - Industry News

Drivers, Inspectors Compete For Top Honors

Some of the nation’s best truckers and truck inspectors are converging on Milwaukee this week to compete in contests designed to honor the best of the best

Tags: Events

August 11, 2002 - Industry News

Yellow Opens Nasdaq To Mark 20th Anniversary

Yellow Corp. President and CEO William D. Zollars opened Nasdaq trading Friday to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the listing of the corporation on the New York market

August 8, 2002 - Industry News

ATA Survey: Most Trucking Companies Plan To Avoid ’02 Engines

Trucking companies have been pre-buying trucks, and few plan to buy new trucks in the fourth quarter of the year, thanks to new emissions standards that go into effect Oct. 1, according to a survey released this week by the American Trucking Associations

Tags: Economy

August 8, 2002 - Industry News

Stonier Offers Faster Payment

Stonier Transportation Group, Jacksonville, Fla., is offering a new payment program designed to accelerate cash flow for its motor carriers

August 8, 2002 - Industry News

Compromise Bill Calls For Appointments At LA Ports

A compromise bill expected to be signed into law in California would set up an appointment system for trucks hauling containers in and out of the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach

Tags: Intermodal

August 8, 2002 - Industry News

Smithway: Good News Despite Red Ink

Despite bottom-line losses, Smithway Motor Xpress Chairman, President and CEO William G. Smith said he’s encouraged by substantial progress on several fronts

August 8, 2002 - Industry News

Wholesale Prices Down Slightly In July

Prices at the wholesale level dipped in July, fueling speculation the Federal Reserve could cut interest rates again to help prop up the slow-moving economy

Tags: Economy

August 7, 2002 - Industry News

Carroll Fulmer Family Buys Back Namesake

The Carroll Fulmer family is buying back its trucking company namesake from the Transit Group of Atlanta to form Carroll Fulmer Logistics Corp

August 7, 2002 - Industry News

Rocor Files Chapter 11, Plans Sale

Rocor International, Oklahoma City, filed a Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection petition this week in anticipation of the sale of the refrigerated carrier, possibly within the month

August 7, 2002 - Industry News

NPTC Announces Fleet Finance Seminar

The National Private Truck Council will hold an Advanced Fleet Management Seminar on Fleet Finance

Tags: Events

August 6, 2002 - Industry News

Government Could Intervene In Case Of Port Strike

If the more than 10,000 workers represented by the International Longshore and Warehouse Union go on strike at West Coast ports, the Bush administration says it could block the strike and even call out U.S. troops to keep cargo moving

Tags: Intermodal

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