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July 9, 2002 - Industry News

Maddocks Reports Strong Demand For TruckMate

Canadian trucking software provider Maddocks Systems reports it is experiencing its fourth consecutive year of expansion

July 9, 2002 - Industry News

New Document Scanning Service Launched

A new document scanning service has been launched at more than 150 truckstops

July 9, 2002 - Industry News

Oklahoma Says Trucks Responsible For Bad Roads

Oklahoma officials are blaming the increasing number of tractor-trailers for highway maintenance problems

July 9, 2002 - Industry News

ATA Pushes Funding For Speed Limit Enforcement, Motorist Education

Congress should devote more money to speed limit enforcement and educating motorists about how to drive safely around trucks, said an American Trucking Associations representative in Congressional testimony Tuesday

July 9, 2002 - Industry News

Oklahoma Bridge To Be Rebuilt Faster Than Expected

The Interstate 40 bridge that collapsed in Oklahoma in May will be rebuilt sooner than expected, but will also cost more to replace

Tags: Highways

July 8, 2002 - Industry News

Want Shore Power?

A coalition of companies has put together a web site,, to educate and collect information on truckstop electrification

July 8, 2002 - Industry News

ICG Commerce and Partner and ICG Commerce announced a strategic partnership where ICG Commerce will use's OptiBid transportation sourcing technology to help its customers source optimal worldwide, multi-modal transportation contracts

July 8, 2002 - Industry News

RUAN Celebrates 70 Years

On July 4, 1932, John Ruan started what would become RUAN Transportation Management Systems with a single used truck and a load of gravel

July 8, 2002 - Industry News

Con-Way Expands Next-Day and Second-Day Lanes

Con-Way Transportation Services announced the addition of next-day and second-day delivery service to over 6,000 small, medium and large cities and towns

July 8, 2002 - Industry News

D&D Instruments Acquires Expello, Stark Lines

D&D Instruments, a Minneapolis-based gauge company, has bought the rights to the Expello/Stark air system product group from Horton

July 8, 2002 - Industry News

Cat Introduces Fleet Edition Of Pocket Technician

Since its introduction last spring, Caterpillar’s Pocket Technician has helped drivers improve fuel mileage and truck performance by monitoring truck engine functions and driving style. Now, fleets can do the same and more, with a specialized fleet editio

July 8, 2002 - Industry News

TravelCenters of America Marks 30 Years

In 1972, TravelCenters of America was just a small regional chain of six truckstops known as Truckstops of America. Today, as it celebrates its 30th anniversary, TA has 151 locations

July 8, 2002 - Industry News

Tennessee Open For Business

A partial shutdown of Tennessee government functions, including licensing offices, is over

July 8, 2002 - Industry News

Pilot Project To Track Hazmat Trucks At Border

Federal officials have awarded a grant to develop and test a database system to identify and track trucks at the U.S.-Canadian border between Detroit and Windsor

July 8, 2002 - Industry News

Connecticut Truckers Rocked By Diesel Tax Hike

Truckers in Connecticut are upset about a large increase in the state’s diesel fuel tax. Many states have been looking to fuel tax revenues to help shore up ailing transportation budgets in the face of a lackluster economy, but Connecticut’s 44-percent increase takes the cake

July 8, 2002 - Industry News

Navistar Gets Injunction Against Strikers

Navistar International has obtained a permanent injunction limiting striking workers numbers outside its plant in Chatham, Ontario

July 3, 2002 - Industry News

Averitt Web Application To Streamline Documentation For Shippers

Averitt Express, Cookeville, Tenn., has added a new online application known as "Ship Plus" that will help shippers streamline their LTL shipment documentation processes

July 3, 2002 - Industry News

Old Dominion Announces Rate Increase

Another less-than-truckload carrier has announced a rate increase

July 3, 2002 - Industry News

DFC Transportation Sues Former Officers

DFC Transportation Co., formerly a subsidiary of Dean Foods, has filed suit against former officers alleging unfair competition

July 3, 2002 - Industry News

Consolidated Freightways Streamlines Management Structure

Freightways Corporation is reorganizing its executive structure to help in its turnaround efforts

July 3, 2002 - Industry News

Groups Sue To Reduce Hazmat Fees

The American Trucking Associations and 16 other organizations are asking a court to force the Department of Transportation's Research and Special Programs Administration to reduce its hazmat registration fees

July 3, 2002 - Industry News

Canada, Quebec Contribute $75.2 Million For Border Improvements

The governments of Canada and Quebec announced a cost-sharing agreement for a $75.2 million project to develop the corridor along Highway 15 to the Lacolle-Champlain border crossing, which is the most important trade corridor between Quebec and New York State

July 3, 2002 - Industry News

Date Nears For World's Largest Truck Convoy

Organizers of the World’s Largest Truck Convoy say they are “way ahead in trucks and money” this year as they gear up to set another world record July 20

Tags: Events

July 3, 2002 - Industry News

Caterpillar Challenges Cummins October ’02 Certification

Among the host of legal challenges related to the October 2002 emissions standards, Caterpillar has filed a petition to overturn the EPA’s certification of Cummins’ ISX engine

July 2, 2002 - Industry News

International Sues Caterpillar Over ’02 Engine Prices

International Truck and Engine Corp. has reportedly filed a lawsuit against Caterpillar Inc., accusing the engine maker of breaking a contract limiting the price increase of new engines that will meet October 2002 emissions standards


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