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May 5, 2003 - Industry News

Freightliner Launches New Walk-in Van Chassis

Freightliner Custom Chassis Corp., Gaffney, S.C., has introduced its MT-45 Straight Rail (SR) diesel chassis, a new version of the MT-45, a diesel chassis for the walk-in van industry.

May 5, 2003 - Industry News

CF Selling Off More Distribution Facilities on May 21

As part of the largest real estate sale in transportation history -- 220 total properties with an appraised value more than $400 million -- Consolidated Freightways announced it is selling a number of properties

May 2, 2003 - Industry News

Report Assails Rest Area Commercialization

Interchange businesses such as truckstops, restaurants, gas stations and hotels that depend on highway traffic could suffer a 50% loss in sales if a long-standing federal ban on rest area commercialization is lifted

May 2, 2003 - Industry News

TSA Issues Rule on Hazmat CDL Background Check

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) and the U.S. Department of Transportation Friday issued an interim final rule

May 2, 2003 - Industry News

Frozen Food Express Reports Improved Results

Frozen Food Express Industries Inc., headquartered in Dallas, Texas, has reported improved results for its first quarter, ended March 31, 2003, when compared to those of last year's first quarter.

May 1, 2003 - Industry News

These Online Truck Courses Are Custom Made for Small Fleets

International Truck and Engine Corp.-- in partnership with the National Private Truck Council (NPTC) and Idealease of North America -- is launching an online education and professional development program created specifically for fleet owners and managers

May 1, 2003 - Industry News

S&LPMC Eastern, Central Meetings This Month

Safety and human resources professionals are invited to attend the Safety and Loss Prevention Management Council's Eastern and Central regional meetings this month.

May 1, 2003 - Industry News

Illinois Groups Assail Plan to Repeal Transportation Tax Exemption

The Illinois State Chamber of Commerce, in conjunction with the Illinois Rolling Stock Alliance, a recently formed coalition of 32 Illinois-based interstate transportation groups

May 1, 2003 - Industry News

XATA Corp. Reports Second-Quarter Loss

XATA Corp., which provides onboard fleet management solutions for the commercial trucking industry, has reported net sales of $1.7 million for its second fiscal quarte

May 1, 2003 - Industry News

Manufacturing Index Slips Lower in April

Manufacturing activity declined marginally in April after a big drop in February, with the ISM index of manufacturing activity falling to 45.4 from 46.2 based on a survey of industrial buyers

Tags: Economy

May 1, 2003 - Industry News

Diesel Engine Emission Summit Scheduled June 10

The Technology & Maintenance Council, along with Transport Topics, is holding a daylong Diesel Engine Emissions Summit June 10 in conjunction with TMC's 2003 Summer Meeting in Phoenix, Ariz.

Tags: Events

April 30, 2003 - Industry News

NPTC, PrePass Sponsor Safety Guide

The National Private Truck Council (NPTC) has joined together with PrePass, the weigh station bypass system, to introduce the Best Practices Safety Guide

April 30, 2003 - Industry News

John Christner Trucking Earns Safety Award

The Oklahoma Trucking Assn. recently recognized John Christner Trucking for outstanding safety, presenting the company with the 2002 Large Fleet Safety Award at the association’s 2003 Midwinter Safety Conference.

April 30, 2003 - Industry News

Scania and MAN Agree on Long-Term Component Alliance

Scania and MAN Nutzfahrzeuge have entered a co-operation agreement regarding joint development and supply of components

April 30, 2003 - Industry News

Kansas Motor Carrier Services Streamlined

The Kansas motor carrier portal (www.TruckingKS.org) now offers five interactive services and has processed more than 35,000 online transactions

April 30, 2003 - Industry News

Swift Transportation Revenues Up 15.9%

Swift Transportation Co. Inc. said its revenues for the first quarter of 2003 increased 15.9% to $551.3 million, compared with $475.8 million for the corresponding quarter of 2002.

April 30, 2003 - Industry News

Wabash National Has Profitable First Quarter

Wabash National Corp., which designs, manufactures and markets truck trailers, announced results for the three months ended March 31, 2003.

April 30, 2003 - Industry News

Keller Launches HOS Info Center

J.J. Keller & Associates Inc. has launched its new Hours of Service Information Center, available to help those in the transportation industry better understand and comply with DOT's changing HOS rule.

April 30, 2003 - Industry News

Nashville Peterbilt Dealer Tops in North America

Nashville Peterbilt Inc. dealers Jesse Kirk and John Moore received the Peterbilt North American Dealer of the Year award during the company's annual dealer meeting, according to Peterbilt Motors.

April 30, 2003 - Industry News

Navistar Recognizes Employee-Inventors

Navistar International Corp. has honored employee-inventors for the patent of 29 technologies and for its International brand trucks.

April 30, 2003 - Industry News

Consumer Confidence Index Jumps 32% in April

The consumer confidence index from the monthly Conference Board survey increased to 81.0 in April from 61.4 in March.

Tags: Economy

April 29, 2003 - Industry News

Pilot Travel Centers Roll Out Retalix

Tennessee-based Pilot Travel Centers, operator of 265 Travel Centers in 37 states, announced the selection of Retalix PocketOffice for its next generation mobile store platform.

April 29, 2003 - Industry News

ABF Picks 'Best of the Best' Service Centers

ABF Freight System Inc., an LTL carrier serving points throughout North America, has chosen four customer service centers to receive its President's Quality Award

April 29, 2003 - Industry News

Prime Inc. Receives Customs Certification

Prime Inc., an international refrigerated, flatbed and liquid bulk truckload carrier headquartered in Springfield Mo., has been certified by U.S. Customs and the Business Anti-Smuggling Coalition (BASC)

April 29, 2003 - Industry News

Allied Holdings Reports First Quarter Results

Allied Holdings Inc., the Georgia-based auto hauler, has reported first-quarter revenues of $213.6 million, versus revenues of $213.3 million in the first quarter last year.

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