May 27, 2016 - Industry News
A recent survey on screening and treatment for Obstructive Sleep Apnea found that drivers were bearing many of the costs associated with the condition.
Tags: Sleep Apnea, Driver Health, Survey, ATRI
May 10, 2016 - Industry News
In the past 12 months, truckload carriers have been facing declining equipment utilization despite solid financial gains driven by a better rate environment, according to TMW Systems’ latest Transportation & Logistics Study.
Tags: Utilization, Survey, TMW Systems, Logistics
The American Transportation Research Institute is looking for carriers to participate in its annual update to the Operational Costs of Trucking Report.
Tags: Operating Costs, Survey, ATRI
May 3, 2016 - Industry News
Recently surveyed truck fleets are not reporting “doom and gloom” despite a slowing industry environment and a desire for more freight by some, according to the Q2 CK Commercial Vehicle Research Fleet Sentiment Report.
Tags: Research, Survey, CK Commercial Vehicle Research
April 29, 2016 - Industry News
The majority of Americans would support road-usage fees to help fund transportation costs, according to a recent opinion survey by infrastructure solutions firm HNTB.
Tags: Taxes, Survey, Infrastructure Funding, User Fees
February 12, 2016 - Industry News
Driver wage increases may be limited by slowdown in freight in the fourth quarter of 2015, according to a carrier survey by Transport Capital Partners.
Tags: Survey, Freight, Transport Capital Partners, Driver Pay
February 2, 2016 - Industry News
Truck fleets surveyed in mid-January feel like business is pretty solid, but many are in a wait-and-see mode when it comes to planning to add capacity this year.
Tags: Survey, CKCVR
October 15, 2015 - Industry News
Over a quarter of large fleets say data analysis is reducing operating costs by at least $4,000 annually per truck, according to a recent survey by Fleet Advantage.
Tags: Operating Costs, Survey, Fleet Advantage, Analytics, Big Data
October 12, 2015 - Industry News
Large carriers lead the trucking industry on several key metrics including per-mile rates, driver retention, and revenue-per-driver, according to a recent survey conducted by transportation consultation firm Katz, Sapper & Miller.
Tags: Survey, Revenues, Driver Retention, Freight Rates, KSM
September 9, 2015 - Industry News
Heavy Duty Trucking wants to identify some of the "greenest" fleets in the country for our 2015 Top Green Fleets issue and at the same time learn more about our nation's fleets.
Tags: Green Fleets, Survey, Awards, Top 50 Green Fleets
August 4, 2015 - Industry News
The American Transportation Research Institute has launched its 2015 Top Industry Issues Survey, which ranks the trucking industry’s biggest concerns.
Tags: Survey, ATRI, Industry Concerns
June 26, 2015 - Industry News
GE Capital has released a national survey of middle-market trucking company executives examining the financial performance, operational issues and economic outlook of trucking businesses.
Tags: GE Capital, Industry Research, Survey
April 16, 2015 - Industry News
The American Transportation Research Institute is seeking participation from carriers to update its 2014 Operational Costs of Trucking report.
April 3, 2015 - Industry News
TMW Systems’ 2014 Transportation and Logistics Study, with data and analysis on driver retention, rising rates, utilization, maintenance and other industry issues, is now available.
Tags: Survey, TMW Systems, Logistics, Truckload
March 30, 2015 - Industry News
The Federal Motor Carrier Administration has begun notifying select truck and bus companies to submit drug and alcohol testing program results for its annual survey.
Tags: FMCSA, Drug Testing, Survey, Alcohol Testing
January 6, 2015 - Industry News
A shortage of experienced drivers means carriers are hesitant to increase capacity, despite rising carrier costs and rates, according to the quarterly Transport Capital Partners Survey. Expect increases in driver wages this year as a result.
Tags: Survey, Driver Shortage, Transport Capital Partners, Driver Pay
December 16, 2014 - Industry News
A recent survey from Transport Capital Partners took a simple approach to assessing respondents’ industry outlook by simply asking: Is trucking starting to be fun again?
Tags: Survey, TCP, Transport Capital Partners
December 9, 2014 - Industry News
Trucks accounted for 73.1% of the total value of commodities shipped in 2012 with a worth of more than $10 trillion, according to a U.S. Census Bureau survey.
Tags: Economy, Survey, Freight, Freight shipments
November 17, 2014 - Industry News
The American Transportation Research Institute is collecting data on the likely costs and benefits associated with Truck Platooning and is requesting industry input through an online survey.
Tags: Survey, U.S. Department of Transportation, ATRI, Truck Platooning
November 3, 2014 - Industry News
ATRI is looking for carrier input through its latest survey on detention time and the impact it has on industry safety and productivity,
Tags: Survey, ATRI, Detention Pay, Productivity
October 6, 2014 - Industry News
SAN DIEGO – It looks like the trucking industry's efforts to educate the general public about the safety and vital nature of trucking may be working, based on results of a new national poll released Monday at the American Trucking Associations' Management Conference and Exhibition.
Tags: American Trucking Associations, Hours of Service, Survey, Image, Infrastructure Funding, ATA MC&E
September 23, 2014 - Industry News
The chief executives of third-party logistics providers are confident about the current state and future revenue growth of their companies and regional 3PL industries, according to an annual survey.
Tags: Penske Logistics, Survey, Manufacturing, 3PL, Global
September 15, 2014 - Industry News
In its inaugural trucking industry benchmarking survey, Katz, Sapper & Miller and McLeod Software released key findings about large, medium and small truckload carriers.
Tags: Operating Costs, Survey, McLeod Software, Small Fleets, KSM, Large Fleets
August 11, 2014 - Industry News
The American Transportation Research Institute has launched a new survey asking trucking industry stakeholders to rank their top concerns.
Tags: ATA, Survey, ATRI, Industry Concerns, Stakeholders, Research
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