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August 14, 2001 - Industry News

Truck Driving Championships This Week

More than 400 of the top professional truck drivers in the U.S. are converging the Minneapolis Convention Center this week for the American Trucking Associations' 2001 National Truck Driving Championships, Aug. 22-25

Tags: Events

August 13, 2001 - Industry News

TEAM Vehicle Sales Opens Indianapolis Center

TEAM Vehicle Sales has opened its new used-truck sales center in Indianapolis

August 13, 2001 - Industry News

Woodrow Bridge Replacement Moves Forward

The U.S. Department of Transportation has approved an agreement between Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia to rebuild and expand the Woodrow Wilson Memorial Bridge spanning the Potomac River

Tags: Highways

August 13, 2001 - Industry News

Oregon Governor May Veto Speed Limit Bill

Oregon may continue to be the only Western state with a speed limit below 70 mph

August 13, 2001 - Industry News

CNF's Emery Worldwide Suspends Operations

CNF Inc., Palo Alto, Calif., has suspended air carrier operations at its Emery Worldwide Airlines unit in response to concerns from the Federal Aviation Administration about aircraft maintenance

August 13, 2001 - Industry News

Pegasus TransTech Replaces Paper At Crete

Document management company Pegasus TransTech, Tampa, Fla., has installed an in-house Transflo digital document system for the Acklie Companies of Lincoln, Neb

August 10, 2001 - Industry News

Nevada Senators Decry Nuclear Transport

Nevada's U.S. Senators want closer scrutiny of hazardous materials shipping after a damaged nuclear waste container was found on a truck bound for the Nevada Test Site

August 10, 2001 - Industry News

Jury Awards $7 Million In Fatal Crash

The California Department of Transportation, a construction contractor and a trucking company have been ordered to pay a total of $7 million resulting from a 1999 fatal crash

August 10, 2001 - Industry News

CARB Certifies Engelhard Particulate Filter

The California Air Resources Board has certified Engelhard Corp.'s DPX catalytic particulate filter for use in diesel retrofits

August 10, 2001 - Industry News

Delphi, Battelle To Develop Fuel Cell Technology

Delphi Automotive Systems and Battelle have been selected by the U.S. Department of Energy to receive a 10-year, $74.6 million cost-share contract to assist in the further development of solid oxide fuel cell technology

August 10, 2001 - Industry News

Arrow, TIP Team Up To Sell Trailers

Used-truck dealer network Arrow Truck Sales will sell used trailers from trailer-leasing giant Transport International Pool

August 9, 2001 - Industry News

Truck Show To Feature Limited Edition Models

1942 Diamond T at a museum show.

The Pacific Northwest Truck Museum will feature “orphan trucks” -- trucks manufactured in limited quantities -- at its annual truck show, Aug. 25 in Brooks, Ore

Tags: Events

August 9, 2001 - Industry News

Smart Highways Hit Gary, Ind.

An 8-mile stretch of I-65 and a 16-mile stretch of the Borman Expressway in Gary, Ind., should have a "smart highway" traffic management system in place by next month

Tags: Highways

August 9, 2001 - Industry News

TCA Opens Up Driver/Contractor Awards

The Truckload Carriers Assn. this year is opening its Independent Contractor of the Year and Company Equipment Driver of the Year contests to non-TCA members

August 9, 2001 - Industry News

Schneider Logistics Spin-Off On Hold

The economy has put a kink in Schneider's plans to spin off its logistics business as a separate public company

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August 9, 2001 - Industry News

Dina Likely Out Of Truck Business

Mexican bus and truck maker Grupo Dina, technically bankrupt, will either go out of business entirely or, if a debt-restructuring agreement can be reached, will severely downsize and be out of the truck-making business

August 9, 2001 - Industry News

C.R. England Launches Innovative Leasing Program

C.R. England, Salt Lake City, is offering a pilot program for drivers who are skeptical about lease-to-own programs

August 9, 2001 - Industry News

Connecticut Cracks Down On Speeders, Truck Violations

Every Wednesday this month, Connecticut officials are cracking down on I-95, which extends more than 100 miles in the state

August 9, 2001 - Industry News

Freightliner Cuts More Jobs

Freightliner has cut 123 jobs at its truck parts plant in Gastonia, N.C

August 9, 2001 - Industry News

USF Redesigns LTL Offerings

USFreightways introduced the first two components in its newly designed portfolio of less-than-truckload service offerings

August 9, 2001 - Industry News

Cummins Westport Gets First Big Order For C8.3G Plus

Cummins Westport, a joint venture of Cummins and Westport Innovations, announced its first major order for C8.3G Plus natural gas engines in a truck application

August 9, 2001 - Industry News

Avoid I-40 In Knoxville

Avoid the westbound lanes of Interstate 40 in Knoxville, Tenn., between Alcoa Highway and Interstate 640 next week

Tags: Highways

August 9, 2001 - Industry News

DOT Reaffirms Pre-Employment Drug/Alcohol Inquiry Rule

All transportation employers, including maritime companies, will have to obtain drug and alcohol test histories for new employees in safety-sensitive functions, says the U.S. Department of Transportation

August 8, 2001 - Industry News

RSPA Wants Haz-Waste Manifest to Accompany Shipments

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Research and Special Programs Administration has proposed revisions to the Uniform Hazardous Waste Manifest rules that would make sure emergency personnel had the proper information, even when electronic manifests are used

August 8, 2001 - Industry News

DiGenova Appointed To Independent Review Board

Despite concerns from one government official that he might be biased, Joseph DiGenova, the Teamster's appointee to the Independent Review Board, was approved yesterday

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