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May 24, 2002 - Industry News

Kenworth Names Body Shop Council Members

Kenworth has named members of its 2002 Kenworth Body Shop Council

May 24, 2002 - Industry News

Watch Out For Nebraska Dust Storms

With the state of Nebraska in the throes of a drought not seen since the Dust Bowl of the 1930s, officials are warning drivers to stay off the highways on windy days because of blinding dust storms

Tags: Highways

May 24, 2002 - Industry News

Revised GDP Shows Brisk Increase For First Quarter

The U.S. economy posted its strongest performance in almost two years during the first quarter of 2002, according to the U.S. Commerce Department

Tags: Economy

May 23, 2002 - Industry News

Photo IDs on Fuel Cards: Just the Beginning

Did Swift hire a New York designer to drive? Not really. According to Mike Brewer, the photo is stock art and the name is fictional.

In a sign of things to come, Comdata Corp., Brentwood, Tenn., will be providing drivers for Swift Transportation with Comdata fuel cards that include identification photos

May 23, 2002 - Industry News

Show Trucks To Beat The Heat At ITS

Forty-five beautiful trucks will compete in air-conditioned comfort during the Stars & Stripes Show & Shine event at the International Trucking Show June 27-29 in Las Vegas

Tags: Events

May 23, 2002 - Industry News

Expect Weekend Delays On I-85 In Georgia

Weekend work began recently on a resurfacing project of I-85 in Gwinnett County, Georgia

Tags: Highways

May 23, 2002 - Industry News

Detroit-Windsor Tunnel Labor Dispute Over

Union workers on the U.S. side of the Detroit-Windsor Tunnel at the Canadian border are back at wor

May 23, 2002 - Industry News

I-55 Resurfacing Project Begins Tonight

Beginning the evening of Tuesday, May 28, an $11.5 million night resurfacing project is scheduled to begin on a 16-mile section of I-55 in Illinois from Willow Springs Road in Countryside to IL 126 in Plainfield

Tags: Highways

May 23, 2002 - Industry News

XATA Launches XATANET

XATA Corp. announced the launch of XATANET, an advanced, Web-based fleet management platfor

May 23, 2002 - Industry News

Illinois, Oklahoma Associations Get New Executive Directors

New faces are heading up the Illinois Transportation Assn. and the Oklahoma Trucking Assn

May 23, 2002 - Industry News

SC&RA Offering Insurance To Members

The Specialized Carriers and Rigging has teamed up with Special Risk Services Group to provide a customized liability, equipment and cargo insurance program to SC&RA members

May 23, 2002 - Industry News

Durable Goods Orders & Shipments Increase

Led by a rise in spending by businesses, orders and shipments of durable goods posted healthy increases in April

Tags: Economy

May 22, 2002 - Industry News

Inventory Levels Relate to Transportation Quality

The Logistics Institute at Georgia Tech has released the results of an inventory management focus grou

May 22, 2002 - Industry News

Houston Police Getting Radar Detector Detectors

Houston police are testing a radar detector detector to catch commercial trucks illegally using the devices to speed

May 22, 2002 - Industry News

California To Add Nuclear Detectors To Weigh Stations

The California Highway Patrol plans to buy eight nuclear detection devices to use at weigh stations

May 22, 2002 - Industry News

Northwest Economies on the Rise, According to Freight Trend Statistics

TransCore’s Freight Trends indicate that Oregon and Washington are seeing signs of an economic recovery

Tags: Economy

May 22, 2002 - Industry News

Security Conference Expands Program

This year's National Cargo Security Council Conference, scheduled June 13-15 in Scottsdale, Ariz., already has attracted an overflow of exhibitors and a burgeoning number of registrants, who will attend a program that has been expanded in recent days

Tags: Events

May 22, 2002 - Industry News

Survey: Driver Safety and Rudeness Improving

Americans overall are not as aggressive on the road as they have been in the past as driver safety and rudeness continue to improve, says the fourth annual Nerves of Steel survey

May 22, 2002 - Industry News

Patriot Transportation Holding To Buy Infinger Assets

Patriot Transportation Holding, Jacksonville, Fla., announced that its subsidiary, Florida Rock & Tank Lines, has agreed to buy Infinger Transportation, a regional tank truck carrier based in Charleston, S.C

May 22, 2002 - Industry News

Pluss Enhances PTM Software

Pluss Corp., Columbia Falls, Mont., has released several software products to enhance PTM (Part-time Manager)

May 22, 2002 - Industry News

Old Dominion Freight Line Rolling Out Aether Wireless Service

Old Dominion Freight Line has completed a successful trial of Aether wireless service and has begun a rollout to its fleet of 1,700 trucks

May 22, 2002 - Industry News

PowerTrack Use Increases For MTMC Carrier Payments

All transportation carriers of domestic military cargoes for the Military Traffic Management Command are now paid by PowerTrack automated software

May 22, 2002 - Industry News

New Penn Expands Reading, Pa., Terminal

New Penn Motor Express, a subsidiary of Roadway Corp., has completed renovation and expansion of its terminal facility in Reading, Pa

May 21, 2002 - Industry News

NASCAR Truck Driving Skills Take Center Stage In Charlotte

Carl Long, Mansion Motorsports’ tractor driver and Winston Cup driver, won the second event of the “International Truck Challenge,” held at Lowe’s Motor Speedway in North Carolina over the weekend

Tags: Events

May 21, 2002 - Industry News

TCA Seminar Addresses Cost Accounting

The Truckload Carriers Assn.’s Truckload Academy will host a seminar on cost accounting June 18 in Chicago

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