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May 9, 2002 - Industry News

Smithway Loss Grows, Revenue Per Mile Up

Smithway Motor Xpress, Fort Dodge, Iowa, saw lower revenues and higher losses during the first quarter of the year

May 8, 2002 - Industry News

Kansas Close To Raising Fuel Tax

It looks like Kansas will raise the state’s diesel tax by 2 cents per gallon

May 8, 2002 - Industry News

Tanguay Furniture, Purolator Courier Choose A.Maze Routing

Tanguay Furniture and Purolator Courier have chosen GEOCOMtms A.Maze Routes software

May 8, 2002 - Industry News

PartSeek Turns Slow-Moving Truck Parts Into Cash

PartSeek, the largest exchange of heavy-duty truck parts, announced it is allowing sellers to post up to 10 parts for free

May 8, 2002 - Industry News

GDT Improves Highway and Street Coverage

Geographic Data Technology, which provides map databases for popular trucking mapping products, announced the new quarterly release of its Dynamap street and address databases

May 8, 2002 - Industry News

Delmar Learning To Distribute Daily Dispatch Challenge

The Truckload Carriers Association announced that Delmar Learning is now the exclusive distributor for the Daily Dispatch Challenge, an interactive CD-ROM for training fleet managers

May 8, 2002 - Industry News

Arkansas Truckers Ask State To Revamp Tax Laws

Now that Oklahoma has changed its rules to stop allowing out-of-state carriers to register there through third-party services, trucking companies in adjacent Arkansas are asking state officials to change sales tax laws

May 8, 2002 - Industry News

Independent Truckstops Secure TripPak Services

Professional Transportation Partners, representing more than 165 independent truckstop members, is exclusively offering TripPak Express and TripPak Online document management services

May 8, 2002 - Industry News

Peregrine Execs Quit In Accounting Inquiry

Peregrine Systems Inc., San Diego, is investigating potentially inaccurate accounting, and two top executives have resigned

May 7, 2002 - Industry News

Orders Double for International Class 8 Trucks

Orders for new International Class 8 trucks have doubled in the last couple of months, but Truck Group President Steve Keate remains optimistic that the upturn is mainly due to the economy, not pre-buying to beat Oct. 1 emissions

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

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


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