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June 4, 2003 - Industry News

I-70 Closed at East Vail in Colorado

After a brief period of one-lane traffic on I-70 Wednesday morning, all lanes of I-70 were closed once again for travel in both directions at milepost 180.5, just east of the East Vail Exit

Tags: Highways

June 4, 2003 - Industry News

G.I. Trucking Terminal Opens in Las Vegas

G.I. Trucking Co., Brea, Calif., is now serving Las Vegas area customers and those shipping to Las Vegas from its new terminal and service center

June 3, 2003 - Industry News

Mid-Atlantic Drivers Host FunDrive

The Mid-Atlantic Professional Truck Drivers Assn. is sponsoring the 3rd annual charity FunDrive on Sept. 6 to benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation

Tags: Events

June 3, 2003 - Industry News

Lanham Wins Another Charleston Truck Title

With the first-place trophy in the five-axle competition at the West Virginia Truck Driving Championships held in Charleston last weekend, Roger Lanham, who won a national title in 1985

Tags: Events

June 3, 2003 - Industry News

Overnite Drivers Tops in Missouri State Championships

Capturing top honors at last weekend's Missouri Truck Driving Championships held in Joplin, a trio of Overnite Transportation Co. drivers brought home first-place trophies

Tags: Events

June 3, 2003 - Industry News

Flat-Fee Pricing for PrePress OK’d

PrePass recently announced a flat monthly service charge would replace the 99 cent-per-pass fee in effect since the mid-1990s.

Tags: Highways

June 3, 2003 - Industry News

Manufacturing Activity Rises in May

The ISM index of manufacturing activity rose to 49.4 in May from 45.4 in April on the strength of monthly gains in orders, production and order backlogs, now all just over 50.

Tags: Economy

June 2, 2003 - Industry News

Truck Tonnage Index Shows 5.4% Rise

A preliminary look at the American Trucking Assns.’ (ATA) seasonally adjusted Truck Tonnage Index shows an increase to 153.0 -- or 5.4% -- in April 2003 compared with March 2003

Tags: Economy

June 2, 2003 - Industry News

Melton Truck Offers Driver Orientation Program

Melton Truck Lines Inc., Tulsa, Okla., is now offering a driver orientation program at its terminal in Laredo, Texas.

June 2, 2003 - Industry News

Ryder Wins Vecta Transportation Contract

Ryder System Inc. has been awarded a multi-year, multimillion-dollar transportation management contract with Vecta, a subsidiary of Steelcase Inc.

May 30, 2003 - Industry News

Income, Spending Show Slight Improvement

The April income and consumption report from the Commerce Department shows only very slim improvement from March.

Tags: Economy

May 29, 2003 - Industry News

TCA Hosts Leadership Academy June 17-18

The Truckload Carriers Assn. (TCA) is presenting its new Leadership and Executive Development Trucking Academy June 17 and 18 in Chicago

Tags: Events

May 29, 2003 - Industry News

Truck Blue Book Seminar in Vegas June 12-14

Relationship building and skill refinement is the theme of the 2003 Truck Blue Book seminar to be held at the Rio Hotel and Casino June 12 through 14 in Las Vegas.

Tags: Events

May 29, 2003 - Industry News

ATA Hosts Hazmat Security Plan Seminar

New Department of Transportation regulations require hazmat transporters to develop security plans by September of this year

Tags: Events

May 29, 2003 - Industry News

CPR, Consolidated Open Calgary Facility

A partnership that began nearly 40 years ago between two Canadian companies reached a milestone Thursday when Consolidated Fastfrate opened a 100,000-square-foot cross-dock and warehouse facility

Tags: Intermodal

May 29, 2003 - Industry News

April Durable Goods Sales Lower

Durable goods shipments dropped 0.7% in April, orders declined 2.4% and inventories slipped 0.1%.

Tags: Economy

May 28, 2003 - Industry News

Roadway Wins CTA’s Top Industry Safety Awards

Roadway Express Inc., one of the nation's leading less-than-truckload freight carriers, was recently honored at the California Trucking Assn.'s (CTA) annual Safety Awards banque

May 28, 2003 - Industry News

Consumers Return to Prewar Spending Habits

Tuesday economic reports confirmed that consumers will again be spending enough to provide modest growth and freight until investment and exports strengthen later this year,

Tags: Economy

May 27, 2003 - Industry News

Summit on Diesel Engine Emissions is June 10

A daylong Diesel Engine Emissions Summit will be held June 10 in conjunction with the Technology & Maintenance Council's 2003 Summer Meeting in Phoenix, Ariz

Tags: Events

May 27, 2003 - Industry News

California Cities Offer the Bumpiest Ride

Five California cities have made the Top 10 list of bumpiest rides in America. The ranking from The Road Information Program uses state and federal data to analyze the smoothness of rides as good, acceptable or unacceptable

Tags: Highways

May 27, 2003 - Industry News

Smart Containers Provide Total Asset Visibility

China International Marine Containers Ltd. (CIMC) and Savi Technology are establishing a partnership to co-develop "smart and secure" shipping containers

Tags: Intermodal

May 27, 2003 - Industry News

Refrigerated Carriers Meet in Tahoe July 9-11

The Refrigerated Division of the Truckload Carriers Assn. (TCA) will hold its annual meeting at Lake Tahoe in the Sierra Nevada Mountains July 9-11

Tags: Events

May 23, 2003 - Industry News

Tax Cut Will Have Almost Immediate Benefits

The $330-billion tax approved Friday by Congress will almost immediately add some fiscal stimulus to the economy

Tags: Economy

May 22, 2003 - Industry News

ATA Terms SHIPA Confab ‘Theatrics’

The American Trucking Assns. (ATA) vocally opposed passage of the Safe Highways and Infrastructure Preservation Act (SHIPA) following a Capitol Hill press conference Thursday

Tags: Intermodal

May 21, 2003 - Industry News

Truck Safety Inspectors Will Be Out in Force June 3-5

The 16th annual International Roadcheck will be held June 3-5 throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico

Tags: Events

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