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October 21, 1999 - Industry News

Meetings To Discuss Intermodal Container/Chassis Maintenance

The U.S. Department of Transportation will hold a series of public meetings to discuss inspection, repair and maintenance practices in the intermodal transportation industry

Tags: Intermodal

September 27, 1999 - Industry News

Seattle Port Streamlining Truck Gates

In response to a walkout earlier this month by owner-operator truckers, the Port of Seattle has been meeting with steamship lines, terminal operators, railroads, trucking companies, organized labor and independent truckers. Several actions are already being taken to address long wait times that cost the owner-operators money

Tags: Intermodal

September 23, 1999 - Industry News

Tacoma Port Working On Trucking Issues

The Port of Tacoma has initiated discussions with trucking companies and shipping terminal operators about ways to improve trucker complaints about costly delays at shipping terminal truck gates

Tags: Intermodal

August 4, 1999 - Industry News

Louisiana Gets Tough With Intermodal Equipment Owners

The battle over intermodal equipment maintenance and safety has moved to the states. Louisiana just passed a law making intermodal equipment owners responsible for fines and related costs if that equipment is ordered out of service for safety violations. Illinois is considering similar legislation

Tags: Intermodal

July 18, 1999 - Industry News

Settlement Reached At West Coast Ports

Life should be getting back to normal this week for independent truckers hauling in and out of West Coast ports

Tags: Intermodal

July 13, 1999 - Industry News

Dock Worker Slowdowns Affect Truckers On West Coast

Some independent truckers have been hit hard on the West Coast as labor shutdowns and slowdowns among dock workers cripple container ports

Tags: Intermodal

April 9, 1999 - Industry News

Truck-Rail Battle Takes a New Turn

Truckers are hoisting a new signal for the railroads: Caution — Truck Crossing Ahead

Tags: Intermodal

January 25, 1999 - Industry News

Amtrak Gets Into Freight Business

The trucking industry could soon face more competition in the Northeast. Norfolk Southern is negotiating with the nation’s passenger rail service to run freight trains along Amtrak’s high-speed New York to Washington corridor

Tags: Intermodal


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