February 4, 2003 - Industry News
New orders at United States factories increased in December while shipments fell, according to a report released by the Commerce Department Tuesday
February 3, 2003 - Industry News
Economic activity in the manufacturing sector grew for the third consecutive month during January while construction spending moved up in December and diesel fuel prices reached their highest levels since 2000 according to three separate reports released Monday
Effective this Thursday through March 31, Interstate 5 at mile post 14.96 -- the bridge over Bear Creek north of Ashland, Ore. -- will be restricted to 11 feet wide for both northbound and southbound traffic
January 30, 2003 - Industry News
When the Marine Corps asked trucking companies to volunteer trailers that could be outfitted with recruitment messages, Baylor Trucking took one step forward
Celadon Group Inc., a truckload carrier headquartered in Indianapolis, says its net income for the second quarter ended Dec. 31, 2002, increased to $1.0 million, or 13 cents per diluted share, compared with net income of $0.2 million,
Economic growth in the United States slowed dramatically during the fourth quarter of 2002, but it did manage to outperform levels from the year before
U.S. Xpress Enterprises Inc. has reported higher operating revenues and earnings for the fourth quarter ending Dec. 31, 2002
J. B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. has reported record annual net earnings of $51.8 million for 2002, or diluted earnings per share of $1.33 -- also a record number --
Old Dominion Freight Line Inc. has announced financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended Dec. 31, 2002.
USA Truck Inc. has announced operating revenues, before fuel surcharge, of $67,288,025 for the quarter ended Dec. 31, 2002, an increase of 9.7% from $61,361,075 for the same quarter of 2001
January 29, 2003 - Industry News
Covenant Transport Inc. has announced financial and operating results for the fourth quarter and year ended Dec. 31, 2002
January 28, 2003 - Industry News
CNF Inc., a $4.8-billion management company with businesses in regional trucking and trailer manufacturing, among others, has reported fourth-quarter net income from continuing operations of $24.2 million
Paced by record international performance, UPS has reported solid gains in both revenue and net income for the fourth quarter
Schneider National Inc., one of North America's largest truckload carriers, said it is adding 200 new regional truck driver positions in Virginia.
The company's expanded presence in the area will support Wal-Mart's new distribution center in Gordonsville.
Orders for durable goods increased in December while shipments fell. And consumer confidence in the economy fell in January, according to a pair of reports released Tuesday
January 27, 2003 - Industry News
Roadway Corp. has closed the previously announced sale of its Arnold Transportation Services subsidiary to a management group led by Michael S. Walters
January 24, 2003 - Industry News
Marten Transport, Ltd., Mondovi, Wis., has reported record revenues of $293.1 million for the year ended Dec. 31, 2002, compared with $282.8 million in 2001
SCS Transportation Inc., a Kansas City-based transportation company, has reported revenue of $194.3 million in the fourth quarter of 2002, up 5.1% from $184.8 million in the fourth quarter of 2001
Werner Enterprises Inc., one of the nation's largest truckload transportation companies, has reported higher operating revenues and earnings for the fourth quarter ended Dec. 31, 2002
January 23, 2003 - Industry News
A key measure of U.S. economic activity increased for the third month in a row during December according to figures released on Thursday
Yellow Corp. announced fourth quarter and full year 2002 operating results Friday that included an operating income that is four times that of the same period last year
January 22, 2003 - Industry News
The Massachusetts Motor Transportation Administration (MMTA) has announced a hazardous materials cargo ban on a number of tunnels
Overnite, a nationwide less-than-truckload company and over-the-road arm of the Union Pacific Corp., says that it has completed its best year since 1994
Heartland Express Inc. reports revenues increased 25.1% for the fourth quarter ended Dec. 31, 2002, to $92.0 million from $73.5 million in the fourth quarter of 2001.
Knight Transportation Inc. has announced increases in revenue, income from operations and net income for the quarter and 12 months ended Dec. 31, 2002.
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