September 24, 2014
Operating costs for trucking companies are on the rise again after falling slightly in 2012, according to a new study by ATRI, lead by significant increases in equipment and labor costs.
The former comptroller for a Missouri carrier has been sentenced after being convicted for stealing $4.9 million from his employer.
September 23, 2014
EBE Technologies’ Xpress Mobile Capture software allows drivers to submit and monitor the status of driver paperwork such as delivery, settlement and safety documents on a mobile device.
Michael K. Borrows is the new CFO of USA Truck, replacing Clifton R. Beckham, who previously announced his resignation as executive vice president and chief financial officer.
September 22, 2014
Several TMW Systems products will now integrate data from ALK Technology's maps and fleet management software.
September 18, 2014
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has ordered a Grand Ridge, Florida-based trucking company to immediately shut down following a federal investigation revealing numerous widespread violations of critical safety regulations.
The American Transportation Research Institute has added a compendium of sustainable freight practices on its website.
September 17, 2014
YRC Freight CEO James Welch said while business in the first half of the year kept pace with its forecast, improvements are taking longer than originally anticipated at the national less-than-truckload carrier.
CEVA Ground announced increased rates for its owner-operator independent drivers operating in the U.S.
Quality said it completed testing of the service with its western rail partner earlier in the current quarter and has begun initial shipments with some of its largest customers.
September 16, 2014
Thermo King has integrated its TracKing temperature and asset management solution with McLeod Software’s LoadMaster Symphony product.
ALK Technologies has tested and approved its PC Miler 28 software for use with McLeod’s LoadMaster and PowerBroker products.
September 15, 2014
McLeod Software is now integrating the XRS mobile platform into its LoadMaster application in a partnership between the two companies.
The 55-49 decision makes this the first time employees at what is one of the nation’s largest less-than-truckload carriers have voted to be represented by the union.
In its inaugural trucking industry benchmarking survey, Katz, Sapper & Miller and McLeod Software released key findings about large, medium and small truckload carriers.
PSP Investments, along with GIC and Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan will invest a total of $700 million.
The parent company to trucking operations including Covenant Transport and others has issued expectations for its upcoming third quarter financial results.
September 11, 2014
The trucking company Central Transport has been cited for five workplace violations by the Occupational Safety Health Administration at its trucking terminal in Rock Island, Illinois following a formal complaint.
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September 10, 2014
NFI announced that it has broken ground on a new build-to-suit distribution center in New Jersey for retailer Five Below.
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