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May 7, 2002 - Industry News

UPS, Teamsters Continue Negotations

UPS and the International Brotherhood of Teamsters will meet in Chicago this week in an attempt to complete negotiations on the supplemental agreements that govern regional Teamster locals

May 7, 2002 - Industry News

TRIP: One In Four Bridges Deficient

Approximately one in four of the country’s major, heavily traveled bridges is deficient and in need of repair or replacement -- and heavy truck travel is partly to blame, according to a national nonprofit transportation research group based in Washington, D.C

Tags: Highways

May 7, 2002 - Industry News

IT Solutions: Dispatch Software

The scope of the software is enormous. It will dispatch your trucks, pay your drivers, bill your customers and keep your books

May 6, 2002 - Industry News

TrafficMobile to Provide Mobile Access To Travel Info

MobileGates, La Palma, Calif., announced an agreement with AT&T Wireless to provide subscribers with compatible mobile phones direct access to TrafficMobile personalized, real-time route-specific traffic and traveler informatio

May 6, 2002 - Industry News

Quality Carriers Announces New Pay Program for Independent Contractors

Quality Carriers, Tampa, Fla., the largest tank truck carrier in the nation, has introduced a new compensation program for independent contractors, which it says amounts to an assured minimum of $104,000 per year

May 6, 2002 - Industry News

Show Trucks Draw Crowd At Boston Show

The Stars & Stripes truck beauty competition, held indoors last weekend at the North American Truck Show in Boston, drew gorgeous rigs and happy crowds

Tags: Events

May 6, 2002 - Industry News

Bill Calls For Biometric ID On Licenses

A bill introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives last week calls for “smart” driver’s license

May 5, 2002 - Industry News

J.J.Keller Launches Driver Personnel Management On the Web

J. J. Keller & Associates , Neenah, Wis., has developed a new service to control a variety of transportation personnel functions right from users’ desktops

May 5, 2002 - Industry News

VigilantG2 Monitors Motor Equipment

The Access Control Group, Mountainside, N.J., has introduced the VigilantG2 vehicle monitoring system for trucks, forklifts, construction equipment and other kinds of motor equipment

May 4, 2002 - Industry News

RSPA Proposes Security Changes

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Research and Special Programs Administration has proposed a number of changes aimed at tightening security for hazardous materials loads

May 3, 2002 - Industry News

Tougher Diesel Engine & Diesel Fuel Rules Upheld

A three judge federal panel on Friday upheld tougher emissions rules for heavy duty truck engines as well as reductions in the sulfur content in diesel fuel

May 3, 2002 - Industry News

Latest Hazard: Eating While Driving

An insurance company has developed a list of the most dangerous foods to eat while driving

May 3, 2002 - Industry News

Prime Installs Eaton VORAD

Prime Inc., Springfield, Mo., announced it is installing the Eaton VORAD collision avoidance system in new trucks it adds to its fleet

May 3, 2002 - Industry News

Transervice, OPS Center Sign Agreement

Transervice Logistics Inc., Lake Success, N.Y., and OPS Center, Northville, Mich., have signed an agreement forming a strategic alliance

May 3, 2002 - Industry News

Yokohama Offers 24-7 Emergency Service

Yokohama Tire Corp is now offering Yokohama Emergency Service roadside tire service for all its national accounts

May 3, 2002 - Industry News

Insurance Tough For Propane Truck Builders

Prices of propane gas trucks could go up as their builders face a hard time getting insurance

May 3, 2002 - Industry News

Congress Urged To Tighten Antitrust Laws For Oil Industry

Attorneys general from three states would like to see tighter antitrust laws for petroleum refiners and mandatory increased fuel inventories

May 3, 2002 - Industry News

FFE Latest Numbers Marginally Better

Frozen Food Express Industries reported improved results for the three months ended March 31, when compared to the first quarter of 2001

May 3, 2002 - Industry News

Savi Debuts Security Software

Savi Technology, Sunnyvale, Calif., has introduced Savi Transportation Security software, an application that monitors and manages the security of containers as they pass through global transportation portals

May 3, 2002 - Industry News

Court Turns Down Request To Block Mexican Trucks

A federal appeals court in San Francisco has denied an emergency request to block Mexican trucks from gaining further entry into the United States

May 2, 2002 - Industry News

Suspension Problem Leads To International Recall

International Truck and Engine Corp. has recalled more than 1,400 International 4300 trucks

May 2, 2002 - Industry News

Assn. Of Publicly Funded Truck Driving Schools Gets Grant

The National Association of Publicly Funded Truck Driving Schools will receive a five-year, $50,000 grant made on behalf of J.J. Keller & Associates

May 2, 2002 - Industry News

Mid-West Truckers Names Schaefer Executive VP

The Mid-West Truckers Assn. has named Don Schaefer as executive vice president

May 2, 2002 - Industry News

Keller Introduces Security Training Program

J.J. Keller & Associates has introduced “Truck Driver and Cargo Security,” a new training program that shows drivers how to protect themselves and their cargo against security breaches

May 2, 2002 - Industry News

Employee’s Book Criticizes UPS, Teamsters

A 13-year-driver for United Parcel Service has self-published a book criticizing the working conditions at the Atlanta-based carrier

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