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January 25, 2001 - Industry News

Hart: Why the HOS Proposal Won't Go Away

After eight months of feeling like he had a target on his chest, Clyde Hart, until last Saturday acting head of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, is confident when he says the hours of service proposal won't go away

January 25, 2001 - Industry News

Expect Recovery By Year End, Economic Guru Says

The slowing economy, while not a classic recession, means the trucking industry will struggle through the first half of the year - but it will get better

Tags: Economy

January 25, 2001 - Industry News

Studying The Capital Beltway: It's Anything But Capital

The subjects that graduate students choose for their dissertations, which they must write as a prerequisite for getting a doctorate, has always intrigued me. The topics range from the ridiculous to the sublime and everything in

Tags: Highways

January 25, 2001 - Industry News

Comdata Signs Agreement with Petro-Canada

Comdata Comchek card users will soon be able to use their cards at high-volume Petro-Canada Petro-Pass automated fueling locations

Tags: Industry

January 25, 2001 - Industry News

Kenworth Donates Two Trucks to College

Kenworth and the Paccar Technical Center have donated two like-new trucks to Skagit Valley College for truck driver training

Tags: Industry

January 25, 2001 - Industry News

Senators Applaud Mineta – And Hand Over Tough Issues

Of all the tools of governance, the one that has the most impact on the quality of peoples' lives is transportation. That, said Norman Y. Mineta, is why he accepted President Bush’s invitation to serve as Secretary of Transportation

January 24, 2001 - Industry News

AirIQ Names Wilde CFO

Gordon A. Wilde has been named chief financial officer of AirIQ,

Tags: Industry

January 24, 2001 - Industry News

International to Lay Off 500

International Truck and Engine Corp. plans to lay off about 500 employees at its Springfield, Ohio, plan

Tags: Industry

January 24, 2001 - Industry News

Another Wave Of Fleet Financials Looks Disappointing

More of the nation’s publicly held trucking companies released fourth quarter and year-end financial news yesterday, and the news was disappointing

Tags: Fleets

January 24, 2001 - Industry News

TruckMate Interfaces with Terion

Software provider Maddocks Systems of Langley, British Columbia, Canada, has released an interface for its TruckMate software and the Terion mobile communications system

Tags: Industry

January 24, 2001 - Industry News

Profit Tools Debuts Mobile Interface

Transportation software developer Profit Tools of Newmarket, N.H., has released an interface to link its operations and customer service software to popular mobile communications product

Tags: Industry

January 24, 2001 - Industry News

Two NM Trucking Companies To Have Same Owner

A Las Cruces, NM trucking company has bought another locally based carrier

Tags: Fleets

January 24, 2001 - Industry News

Antique Truck Owners Set Convention Date

The American Truck Historical Society has announced the dates for its 30th Annual Convention and 22nd Annual Antique Truck Show

Tags: Events

January 24, 2001 - Industry News

Windy City Giving Truckers "The Boot"

Chicago officials have had enough of truckers illegally parking their trucks along city street

Tags: Industry

January 24, 2001 - Industry News

LoadScout Load Matching Launches

CyberCrop.com, a software company based in Fort Collins, Colo., has introduced a new load-matching service called LoadScou

Tags: Industry

January 24, 2001 - Industry News

Daylight Transport Expands Into Truckload

After 24 years in business as an LTL transportation and logistics provider, Daylight Transport has now integrated full truckload service into its everyday offerings

Tags: Fleets

January 24, 2001 - Industry News

Mineta Confirmed As Transportation Secretary

The U.S. Senate has confirmed, by a vote of 100-0, President Bush’s selection of Norman Mineta to head the U.S. Department Of Transportation

January 24, 2001 - Industry News

Transervice Joins AmeriQuest

Transervice, a nationwide provider of contract carriage, dedicated contract maintenance and full-service leases, announced that it will become a full participant of AmeriQuest logistics services.

Tags: Fleets

January 24, 2001 - Industry News

Simon Transportation Completes Westway Acquisition

Simon Transportation Services, Salt Lake City, completed its previously announced purchase of a portion of the trucking assets of Westway Express on Jan. 22

Tags: Fleets

January 24, 2001 - Industry News

DOT Schedules Meetings to Review New Drug/Alcohol Test Rules

The U.S. Department of Transportation will hold two one-day public meetings in February to review revised drug and alcohol testing procedures

January 24, 2001 - Industry News

Hendrickson To Close Chicago Spring Plant

Hendrickson International says it will close its Chicago plan

Tags: Industry

January 24, 2001 - Industry News

Qualcomm Offers TrailerTRACS Discount

Qualcomm Inc., the San Diego-based mobile communications provider, is having a sale on its trailer-tracking product, TrailerTRACS

Tags: Industry

January 23, 2001 - Industry News

Trucking Companies Report Better Than Expected Results

Another round of financial results from the nation's trucking publicly held trucking companies is beginning to come in and so far the news looks positive

Tags: Fleets

January 23, 2001 - Industry News

DHL Matching Competitor Rate Increases; FedEx Increasing Service

The express delivery service provider DHL announced it is following its competitors, by raising its rates by 2.9% beginning Feb. 4

Tags: Fleets

January 23, 2001 - Industry News

RIP: Trucking Company Undercharges

The book can finally be closed on the trucking company "undercharge epidemic.

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