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August 21, 2002 - Industry News

Canadian Trailer Maker Buys U.S. Plant

Canadian semitrailer manufacturer Manac has announced the acquisition of assets of Missouri-based CPS Trailer. The deal marks Manac's first plant in the United States

August 20, 2002 - Industry News

Patriotic Fleet Finds Success In Bulk Transport

Back in 1976, food-grade, bulk liquid hauler Johnsrud Transport hand-painted the stars-and-stripes on one of its tractors to celebrate America's 200th birthday. Twenty-six years later, the country's renewed spirit of patriotism inspired the company to go with the patriotic theme once again, this time on five of the company's Kenworth T800s

August 20, 2002 - Industry News

Lobster On A Truckstop Menu? This Oasis In Maine Pulls In The Truckers

The Boston Globe called it "an oasis beaming bright off I-95" and "a haven to truckers for decades." The paper's talking about Dysart's Truckstop/Restaurant south of Bangor, Maine. While the truckstop boasts 300 overnight parking spots, truck wash, tire service, scales, private showers, convenience store, towing, TV room, ATM and all the other services you'd expect at the state's largest truckstop, the restaurant is what it's known for

August 20, 2002 - Industry News

Cannon Express Turns Leadership Over To Advisory Firm

Cannon Express, Springdale, Ark., announced that CFOex Inc. will assume day-to-day management responsibilities of the company

August 20, 2002 - Industry News

XTRA Lease Offers New Online Options

XTRA Lease announced enhancements to its website at xtralease.com.

August 20, 2002 - Industry News

U.S. Rep Wants Trucks Off Orlando Interstates

U.S. Rep. John Mica is urging Florida officials to ban trucks from Interstates 4 and 95 in the Orlando area during rush hours

August 20, 2002 - Industry News

Insurance Software Available For Small, Midsize Fleets

Farmington Information Systems and IEG are making software packages available to small and midsize trucking companies for low monthly rent payments

August 20, 2002 - Industry News

Gorski Selects PeopleNet

Ontario-based Gorski Bulk Transport has chosen PeopleNet's g2x wireless fleet system for its fleet of company-owned and owner/operator vehicles

August 20, 2002 - Industry News

Detroit Diesel To Lay Off Workers

Detroit Diesel plans to lay off up to 700 workers starting the second week in October

August 19, 2002 - Industry News

Goodyear To Christen New Blimp

For the first time in almost 40 years, four Goodyear blimps will grace the sky in formation following the Sept. 5 christening of the fleet's newest airshi

August 19, 2002 - Industry News

Fire Truck Honors Flight 93 Heroes

An American Eagle graphic is part of the tribute to 9-11 heroes on the new fire truck.

When United Airlines Flight 93 crashed in Pennsylvania on September 11, 2001, the nearby Shanksville Volunteer Fire Company responded at the scene and spent the next three weeks working long, hard hours on the grim recovery task

August 19, 2002 - Industry News

Terion to Rise from Bankruptcy

Terion Inc., Melbourne, Fla., will emerge from Chapter 11 bankruptcy protectio

August 19, 2002 - Industry News

International Unveils "Dealership Of The Future"

International has unveiled the new Western region International dealership of the future

August 19, 2002 - Industry News

Speed Limits To Be Raised On Oklahoma Turnpikes

Oklahoma officials are recommending increased speed limits on the Kilpatrick and Creek turnpikes

Tags: Highways

August 19, 2002 - Industry News

Truckstop Told To Cut Truck Idling

A Massachusetts truckstop owner may face having his business shut down if he can’t keep his customers from unnecessarily idling their trucks

August 19, 2002 - Industry News

Pennsylvania Driver New Truck Driving Champ

James March, a Yellow Transportation ‘twins” driver based in Lancaster, Pa., is the 2002 National Truck Driving Grand Champion

Tags: Events

August 19, 2002 - Industry News

Peterbilt, Cummins Offer Free Extended Coverage On EGR Engines

Peterbilt and Cummins are providing free extended coverage for Cummins EGR engines on all new Peterbilt heavy-duty conventional vehicles

August 19, 2002 - Industry News

Leading Economic Indicators Fall

One of the latest measures of future U.S. economy took a second consecutive drop in July, while the reading on current conditions moved up slightly

Tags: Economy

August 18, 2002 - Industry News

Navistar Posts Loss

Navistar International Corp. reported a loss for its fiscal third quarter and the nine-month period ending July 31

August 18, 2002 - Industry News

Housing Starts Fall While Inflation Remains In Check

Housing starts and permits for new construction fell, not unexpectedly, in July, while consumer prices were almost unchanged for the month

Tags: Economy

August 16, 2002 - Industry News

FTSC Sponsors Free Security Testing Program

The Freight Transportation Security Consortium has announced a program by to raise awareness about the effectiveness of modern asset tracking technology and related security services

August 15, 2002 - Industry News

Lawsuit Blames Receiver

In an unusual case, a lawsuit seeking justice for a truck-related crash death is targeting the receiver of the load, claiming it encouraged the overloading of the rig

August 15, 2002 - Industry News

Bakersfield Dealer Moves To Larger Location

Bakersfield Truck Center is moving after 24 years near 7th Standard Road and Highway 99 in Bakersfield, Calif

August 15, 2002 - Industry News

Border Tunnel Considers Truck Ban

The Detroit & Canada Tunnel Corp. is considering limiting or eliminating truck traffic through the Detroit-Windsor Tunnel

August 15, 2002 - Industry News

EPA Certifies Second Cummins Engine

Cummins announced it has received certification for its medium-duty ISB engine from the Environmental Protection Agency for meeting the Oct. 1 emissions regulations

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