TopNews

26051  -  26075  of  32160

August 10, 2001 - Industry News

Nevada Senators Decry Nuclear Transport

Nevada's U.S. Senators want closer scrutiny of hazardous materials shipping after a damaged nuclear waste container was found on a truck bound for the Nevada Test Site

August 10, 2001 - Industry News

Jury Awards $7 Million In Fatal Crash

The California Department of Transportation, a construction contractor and a trucking company have been ordered to pay a total of $7 million resulting from a 1999 fatal crash

August 10, 2001 - Industry News

CARB Certifies Engelhard Particulate Filter

The California Air Resources Board has certified Engelhard Corp.'s DPX catalytic particulate filter for use in diesel retrofits

August 10, 2001 - Industry News

Delphi, Battelle To Develop Fuel Cell Technology

Delphi Automotive Systems and Battelle have been selected by the U.S. Department of Energy to receive a 10-year, $74.6 million cost-share contract to assist in the further development of solid oxide fuel cell technology

August 10, 2001 - Industry News

Arrow, TIP Team Up To Sell Trailers

Used-truck dealer network Arrow Truck Sales will sell used trailers from trailer-leasing giant Transport International Pool

August 9, 2001 - Industry News

Truck Show To Feature Limited Edition Models

1942 Diamond T at a museum show.

The Pacific Northwest Truck Museum will feature “orphan trucks” -- trucks manufactured in limited quantities -- at its annual truck show, Aug. 25 in Brooks, Ore

Tags: Events

August 9, 2001 - Industry News

Smart Highways Hit Gary, Ind.

An 8-mile stretch of I-65 and a 16-mile stretch of the Borman Expressway in Gary, Ind., should have a "smart highway" traffic management system in place by next month

Tags: Highways

August 9, 2001 - Industry News

TCA Opens Up Driver/Contractor Awards

The Truckload Carriers Assn. this year is opening its Independent Contractor of the Year and Company Equipment Driver of the Year contests to non-TCA members

August 9, 2001 - Industry News

Schneider Logistics Spin-Off On Hold

The economy has put a kink in Schneider's plans to spin off its logistics business as a separate public company

Tags: Events

August 9, 2001 - Industry News

Dina Likely Out Of Truck Business

Mexican bus and truck maker Grupo Dina, technically bankrupt, will either go out of business entirely or, if a debt-restructuring agreement can be reached, will severely downsize and be out of the truck-making business

August 9, 2001 - Industry News

C.R. England Launches Innovative Leasing Program

C.R. England, Salt Lake City, is offering a pilot program for drivers who are skeptical about lease-to-own programs

August 9, 2001 - Industry News

Connecticut Cracks Down On Speeders, Truck Violations

Every Wednesday this month, Connecticut officials are cracking down on I-95, which extends more than 100 miles in the state

August 9, 2001 - Industry News

Freightliner Cuts More Jobs

Freightliner has cut 123 jobs at its truck parts plant in Gastonia, N.C

August 9, 2001 - Industry News

USF Redesigns LTL Offerings

USFreightways introduced the first two components in its newly designed portfolio of less-than-truckload service offerings

August 9, 2001 - Industry News

Cummins Westport Gets First Big Order For C8.3G Plus

Cummins Westport, a joint venture of Cummins and Westport Innovations, announced its first major order for C8.3G Plus natural gas engines in a truck application

August 9, 2001 - Industry News

Avoid I-40 In Knoxville

Avoid the westbound lanes of Interstate 40 in Knoxville, Tenn., between Alcoa Highway and Interstate 640 next week

Tags: Highways

August 9, 2001 - Industry News

DOT Reaffirms Pre-Employment Drug/Alcohol Inquiry Rule

All transportation employers, including maritime companies, will have to obtain drug and alcohol test histories for new employees in safety-sensitive functions, says the U.S. Department of Transportation

August 8, 2001 - Industry News

RSPA Wants Haz-Waste Manifest to Accompany Shipments

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Research and Special Programs Administration has proposed revisions to the Uniform Hazardous Waste Manifest rules that would make sure emergency personnel had the proper information, even when electronic manifests are used

August 8, 2001 - Industry News

DiGenova Appointed To Independent Review Board

Despite concerns from one government official that he might be biased, Joseph DiGenova, the Teamster's appointee to the Independent Review Board, was approved yesterday

August 8, 2001 - Industry News

Federal Reserve, Commerce Department Offer Mixed News

The latest word on the American economy continues to be a good news, bad news situation. Wednesday two reports were released, one from the Federal Reserve and the other from the U.S Commerce Department

Tags: Economy

August 8, 2001 - Industry News

Oregon DOT Warns of Detours, Restrictions

The Oregon Department of Transportation has issued advisories of several detours and restrictions on state highways because of construction and other problems

Tags: Highways

August 8, 2001 - Industry News

Billy Bob's Texas Hosts Show-And-Shine

A new truck beauty show, "Billy Bob's Texas Truck Round-Up" will be held in the Fort Worth Stockyards at Billy Bob's Texas, billed as the world's largest country music nightclub, Sept. 28-30

Tags: Events

August 7, 2001 - Industry News

PTDI Gets New Manager

The Truckload Carriers Assn. has hired a new staff member to manage the Professional Truck Driver Institute, which offers a certification program for truck driver training schools

August 7, 2001 - Industry News

Peregrine Offers Web-Based Maintenance Software

Peregrine Systems, San Diego, whose FleetAnywhere software allows customers to manage and track maintenance for various size fleets, has announced a new offering -- FleetAnywhere Weblications

August 7, 2001 - Industry News

Blue Diamond Expected To Create Big Cost Savings

Officials with Ford and Navistar International had more details on their new Blue Diamond Truck Co. joint venture in a teleconference Tuesday. Both companies said economies of scale and the cost savings that come with it are the main reason for the deal, which calls for Ford to move its medium duty truck production in Mexico City to Navistar’s medium-duty truck plant in Escobedo, Mexico

Newsletter

We offer e-newsletters that deliver targeted news and information for the entire fleet industry.

GotQuestions?

Lubricants

The expert, Mark Betner from CITGO, will answer your questions

View All