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September 20, 2000

TransFinancial Closes Crouse Cartage

About 1,000 employees in 17 states are losing their jobs as TransFinancial Holdings closes the trucking operations of its biggest subsidary, Crouse Cartage

September 20, 2000

Southeastern Freight Honored by Home Depot

Southeastern Freight Lines, a regional LTL carrier out of Columbia, S.C., was recently honored by The Home Depot with its 1999 Partner of the Year Award and LTL Carrier of the Year Award

September 18, 2000

Transit Group Gets Another 30 Days to Comply With Loan Rules

Transit Group Inc.’s lenders have given the company another 30 days to comply with loan covenants

September 15, 2000

Heartland Express Honors Truck Contest Winners

Heartland Express of Coralville, Iowa, recently announced the winners of its annual "Make your Truck Famous" contest

September 14, 2000

Fuel Prices Cause Florida Trucking Company to Slash Fleet, Workforce

The rising cost of fuel has claimed a Florida trucking company as its victim. D&K Transport in Dade City is making plans to slash its fleet and cut nearly 75 percent of its work force

September 13, 2000

Trism Awarded 5-Year DOE Contract

Trism subsidiary Tri-State Motor Transit, Joplin, Mo., has been awarded a five-year contract from the U.S. Department of Energy to transport radioactive waste from Department of Energy generator sites throughout the United States to the Waste

September 12, 2000

Matlack Converts to TMW, Windows NT

Trucking software provider TMW Systems of Cleveland, Ohio, has announced an agreement with Matlack to convert the bulk carrier’s operations management software to the TMW PowerSuite system on the NT platform

September 12, 2000

Landstar Contractors Get Wireless Web Access

Landstar System, Jacksonville, Fla., has deployed a business-to-business wireless Internet phone service for its North American contractors and employees

September 11, 2000

Boyle Transportation Buys 40 Trucks With Inverters, Shore Power

Boyle Transportation recently took delivery of 40 Freightliner Century Class S/T's equipped with Xantrex (formerly Tracer) Technology's Truckpower inverter/chargers, which convert DC power into AC

September 11, 2000

CCX Expands Service Coverage in Northeast

Con-Way Central Express, an LTL carrier based in Ann Arbor, Mich., recently opened a new service center facility in Borzah, Conn

September 8, 2000

GE Capital Honors Fleets for Productivity

GE Capital Fleet Services has recognized 10 of its customers for innovative best practices in achieving fleet management productivity

September 6, 2000

Viking Freight Increases Rates

Viking Freight, an LTL carrier based in San Jose, Calif., will put into effect a general rate increase of 5.9 percent on Oct. 2

September 6, 2000

Van Lines To Compete for Moves on the Internet

Homestore.com, Thousand Oaks, Calif., announced it will join with five top U.S. moving companies to develop a Web site allowing consumers to shop for and purchase moving services directly over the Internet

September 6, 2000

Saia Redesigns Web Site

Saia Motor Freight recently launched its redesigned web site, boasting a new look and enhanced features located at www.saia.com.

September 5, 2000

C.H. Robinson Buys Out TCI

C.H. Robinson, Minneapolis, recently acquired TCI, a third party logistics company specializing in refrigerated LTL services based in Brooklyn Center, Minn

September 5, 2000

Pacer Acquires GTS Transportation

Freight and transportation logistics provider Pacer International, Walnut Creek, Calif., has recently acquired GTS Transportation Services, a non-asset-based logistics and truck-brokerage operation based in Livermore, Calif

September 1, 2000

Southeastern Offers E-mail and Fax Invoicing

Southeastern Freight Lines, Columbia, S.C., has introduced two new billing alternatives, Internet invoicing and fax invoicing, which benefit smaller customers much like Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) invoicing but without the investment in EDI technology

August 31, 2000

Sitton Buying 50 Peterbilt Model 387s

Sitton Motor Lines, Joplin, Mo., has taken delivery of the first of 50 new Peterbilt Model 387 tractors

August 30, 2000

Venezia Transport Building New Headquarters

Venezia Transport Service recently broke ground on a new $3 million corporate headquarters and main terminal facility in Limerick, Pa., a move company officials say is in response to the company's 30% growth rate

August 29, 2000

RLT Recognized as Oregon Trusted Motor Carrier

Redding Lumber Transport, Redding, Calif., recently joined the ranks of Oregon's Trusted Carrier partners


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