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March 7, 2002 - Industry News

Merger To Enable Wireless GPS Location

The merger of two California technology companies will result in easier GPS location of mobile phones

March 7, 2002 - Industry News

DOT Announces Plan For GPS Security

The U.S. Department of Transportation has announced a plan to make sure there are backup systems for the Global Positioning System used in critical transportation applications

March 6, 2002 - Industry News

Washington State Highway Plans Would Cost Truckers

Different versions of a transportation spending plan working their way through the Washington State Legislature would cost truckers money through higher fees and fuel taxes

March 6, 2002 - Industry News

At War With Spam

Professional drivers have limited, often rushed Internet access. The last thing you need is to sift through a heap of spam, especially from people who obviously believe you're a moron

March 6, 2002 - Industry News

Are You Secure?

A truck driver pulls his tanker into a gas station to deliver a load. He sets his line and is pumping gasoline into the station's tanks when a man approaches, engages him in conversation and starts

March 6, 2002 - Industry News

Port Of Houston Sets Record

The Port of Houston posted record operating revenues in 2001, driven by the highest-ever volumes of containerized carg

Tags: Intermodal

March 6, 2002 - Industry News

Comdata Launches CabCard Services

Comdata announced the commercial availability of its CabCard Personal Communication services; a jointly-developed service of Comdata and Qualcomm

March 6, 2002 - Industry News

MacKinnon, Marten Win TCA Safety Awards

MacKinnon Transport of Guelph, Ontario (Canada), and Marten Transport of Mondovi, Wis., took home the Grand Prizes in the 2001 Truckload Carriers Assn. National Fleet Safety Awards

March 6, 2002 - Industry News

McLeod To Integrate With TripPak Online

McLeod Software announced an interface agreement with TMI, the parent company of TripPak Express and TripPak Online document management services

March 6, 2002 - Industry News

Virginia Senate Approves Truck Tolls

The Virginia Senate passed legislation to widen Interstate 81 from four lanes to eight using dedicated truck-only toll lanes

March 6, 2002 - Industry News

Orders & Shipments Of Manufactured Goods Post January Increase

New figures show orders for and shipments of manufactured goods posted an increase in January

Tags: Economy

March 6, 2002 - Industry News

Banks Extend Wabash Loans

Wabash National Corp. says it has reached an agreement in principle with its banks and senior noteholders to refinance its revolving line of credit and senior notes

March 5, 2002 - Industry News

RoadStar Answers Tax Questions On Meal Deductions

Meal deductions continue to top the list of tax-related questions RoadStar gets from its readers. This year, there are also concerns about losses on equipment, retirement savings, and bad debts

March 5, 2002 - Industry News

Con-Way Central Express Opens New Vermont Facility

Con-Way Central Express, a regional less-than-truckload carrier, has opened its newest service center near Burlington, Vt

March 5, 2002 - Industry News

TruckMate For Windows Now Available For IBM DB2, OS/400

Maddocks Systems has developed TruckMate for Windows (TM4Win) to run on the IBM DB2 universal database

March 5, 2002 - Industry News

TransCore Introduces Operations Management Tool

TransCore's Keypoint for Carriers is a new operations-management software and hardware solution for small and medium-sized carriers

March 5, 2002 - Industry News

Fleetguard, 3M Announce Emissions Program

Fleetguard Emission Solutions and 3M Automotive announced a joint development agreement to design and develop advanced exhaust emission control technologies

March 5, 2002 - Industry News

Herman Miller Selects LeanLogistics For Private Marketplace

International office furniture giant Herman Miller has selected LeanLogistics to provide hosted private transportation marketplace services

March 5, 2002 - Industry News

MCST Preferred Chooses Profit Tools Software

Transportation software provider Profit Tools announced the sale of its next generation of operations software to MCST Preferred Transportation

March 5, 2002 - Industry News

ADS Restructures

Metals logistics industry leader, ADS Logistics LLC (formerly Alternative Distribution Systems Inc.) announced completion of a corporate restructuring, merging the subsidiary companies and operating entities into one new company, ADS Logistics LLC

March 5, 2002 - Industry News

ArvinMeritor Exhaust Group Changes Name

As ArvinMeritor increases its use of advanced technologies to improve the environmental and fuel economy impact on cars and trucks, its Exhaust Systems business has unveiled a new name: Air and Emissions Technologies Group

March 5, 2002 - Industry News

Major Interchange Reconstruction Project To Begin At I-55 /I-294 In Chicago

A year-long reconstruction project beginning this month will eventually bring congestion relief at the interchange between the Stevenson Expressway (I-55) and the Tri-State Tollway (I-294) in the Chicago area

Tags: Highways

March 5, 2002 - Industry News

Washington State Adds Troopers To Target Truckers

Washington's new troopers carry $25,000 in specialized equipment to target unsafe trucks.

The Washington State Patrol has added 31 specially trained troopers to target unsafe truck drivers

March 5, 2002 - Industry News

Fuel Surcharge Bills Introduced

Legislation that would require a fuel surcharge on all truckload shipments and mandate that 100 percent of the surcharge be passed on to owner-operators has been introduced on Capitol Hill

March 5, 2002 - Industry News

White House Imposes Big Hikes On Foreign Steel

Trucking companies who haul domestic steel are likely cheering a decision made Tuesday by the White House


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