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June 26, 2001 - Industry News

DaimlerChrysler Plans Freightliner Turnaround

Officials at DaimlerChrysler are likely to severely cut production and slash more jobs as they try to return Freightliner to profitability by the end of the year

June 26, 2001 - Industry News

Overnite Workers Sue Union Pacific Over Union Battle

Ten workers of Overnite Transportation filed suit against executives at parent company Union Pacific, alleging the company's battle with the Teamsters union has caused the stock price to plummet and endangered their retirement funds

June 26, 2001 - Industry News

Rest Area To Be Resurrected On Long Island Expressway

The New York Department of Transportation intends to rebuild a controversial rest area on the Long Island Expressway

Tags: Highways

June 26, 2001 - Industry News

Businesses Say Chicago Truck Boots Out Of Control

Trucking and business owners in Chicago aren't happy about stepped-up enforcement of laws banning commercial trucks from parking on streets

June 26, 2001 - Industry News

Driver Scholarship Program Launched

A driver recruiting service and truck driver training school chain have partnered to offer scholarships to budding truck drivers

June 26, 2001 - Industry News

Air-Weigh Removes ABS Fault Lamp Circuit

Air-Weigh is removing the redundant ABS fault light circuit from its on-board scale and multiplexing products

June 26, 2001 - Industry News

Panasonic Offers Rugged Mobile Computer

The Mobile Data Display PC consists of a 2-pound Toughbook 07 Mini PC that can be worn on a belt, and a separate cordless 8.4-inch color touchscreen display.

Panasonic Computer Solutions, Secaucus, N.J., a division of Japan’s Matsushita Electric Corp., has added a new product to its line of Toughbook ruggedized notebook PCs

June 26, 2001 - Industry News

Good News On Economic Front

A new report on manufacturing today provides strong evidence that April may have been the bottom of the ongoing recession in manufacturing

Tags: Economy

June 26, 2001 - Industry News

New York Bans Hand-Held Cell Phones

New York will become the first state to ban the use of hand-held cell phones in vehicles when Gov. George Pataki signs a bill approved Monday by the state Assembly

June 25, 2001 - Industry News

New York To Require Cross-View Mirrors

Starting in June 2002, straight trucks and delivery vans registered in New York will be required to have cross-view backup mirrors

June 25, 2001 - Industry News

Pilot Opens Virginia Location

Pilot Corp. has opened a travel center in Greeneville, Va

June 25, 2001 - Industry News

Williams Sells C-Stores; Keeps Travel Centers

Williams Express has sold its 198 convenience stores to Delek-The Israel Fuel Corp

June 25, 2001 - Industry News

Roadway Speeds Up Freight Network

Roadway Express, Akron, Ohio, is cutting transit times on more than 20,000 freight lanes

June 25, 2001 - Industry News

New Penn Opens NY Terminal

New Penn Motor Express, Lebanon, Pa., has opened a new terminal in the Albany, N.Y., area

June 25, 2001 - Industry News

I-40 Construction in Memphis

A section of I-40 West in Memphis is dropping from four lanes to three for construction

Tags: Highways

June 25, 2001 - Industry News

Survey Addresses Miami Port Gridlock

The Florida Foreign Trade Assn. is looking for solutions to congestion problems at the Port of Miami

Tags: Intermodal

June 25, 2001 - Industry News

G.I. Trucking Adds Service Center

California-based G.I. Trucking has added its 85th service center, located in Chico, Calif

June 25, 2001 - Industry News

State Leaders Say Cell Phone Legislation Premature

Amidst a growing number of federal and state proposals to ban hand-held cellular telephones, the National Association of Governors' Highway Safety Representatives is urging lawmakers to slow down

June 25, 2001 - Industry News

A Revived Orbcomm Takes Fresh Aim at Trailer Tracking Market

Orbcomm is back. Remember the low-earth-orbit satellite company that was going to change the trucking world, if not the entire transportation universe

June 25, 2001 - Industry News

40th Annual Edition Of ITS Set For Vegas, Truck Parade Today

Last year's Show & Shine participants parade down the Vegas strip.

The countdown is under way for one of the longest running truck shows in the United States

Tags: Events

June 24, 2001 - Industry News

Hyundai Wants To Help Bering Dealers, Customers

In light of the recent announcement by Bering Truck Corp. and Bering Distribution that they are closing their doors, Hyundai Motor Company announced that it is looking for ways to provide support for Bering dealers and customers

June 24, 2001 - Industry News

Teamsters Open Convention In Vegas

The International Brotherhood of Teamsters opens its 26th International Convention today in Las Vegas

June 24, 2001 - Industry News

Labor Department To Hold Ergonomics Forums

The Department of Labor is holding several public forums around the country to discuss possible approaches to addressing ergonomic hazards in the workplace

June 22, 2001 - Industry News

TruckingMall Takes Operations to the Internet

TruckingMall Corp. will join the mobile communication and application competition with the debut of its new services at the International Truck Show in Las Vegas

June 22, 2001 - Industry News

New York Closer To Approving Cell Phone Ban While Driving

New York state has moved another step closer to becoming the first state in the nation to ban the use of hand-held mobile phones while driving.


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