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May 7, 2002 - Industry News

Stevens Transport Likes LVDs

Dallas-based Stevens Transport says it’s convinced after a six-month test of Intra’s low-voltage disconnect device

May 7, 2002 - Industry News

Philly Seizing Trucks

Philadelphia says it has cut the number of truck crashes by impounding dangerous trucks, but many truckers are not happy about the tactics

May 7, 2002 - Industry News

Dana Combines On-Highway, Off-Highway Units

Dana Corp., Toledo, Ohio, has formed a new strategic business unit, the Heavy Vehicle Technologies and Systems Group

May 7, 2002 - Industry News

Pennsylvania Runaway Truck Ramp Seen As Unsafe

A truck runaway ramp on Route 93 in Carbon County, Pa., will be replaced with one using safer methods

May 7, 2002 - Industry News

Houston Officials Say Lane Restrictions Working

Houston officials say a rule restricting trucks to the right lanes of 8 miles of Interstate 10 has resulted in fewer crashes

May 7, 2002 - Industry News

New System Can Track Containers In Port

Skybitz and WhereNet Corp. have teamed up to bring a dual mode global tracking solution for intermodal containers to market

Tags: Intermodal

May 7, 2002 - Industry News

Goodyear Expands Retread Operation

Goodyear plans to double its seamless tread production capability at its Social Circle, Ga., retread facility

May 7, 2002 - Industry News

Bosch Rexroth Launches New Internet Portal

Bosch Rexroth has launched a new Internet portal at www.boschrexroth-us.com

May 7, 2002 - Industry News

GetPaid Offers Receivables Management Software

The GetPaid Corp. which supplies receivables management software, announced and industry specific product, GetPaid Transportation Edition

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

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