TopNews

8876  -  8900  of  33651

October 18, 2012 - Industry News

Southeastern Freight Lines Opens Service Center in Fort Worth

Southeastern Freight Lines, a regional less-than-truckload carrier, has opened a service center in Fort Worth, Texas, in response to growing business in the region and to improve service to current customers

October 18, 2012 - Industry News

CSA Advisory Panel Plans Broad Review

A CSA advisory panel plans to undertake an extensive review of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration's flagship truck safety program. At a two-day planning session this week, the CSA Subcommittee of the Motor Carrier Safety Advisory Committee agreed on a review process that will include presentations from researchers who have been critical of the program

October 18, 2012 - Industry News

Old Dominion Completes Expansion in Morristown, Tenn.

Old Dominion Freight Line officially re-opened its expansion and enhancement to its Morristown Service Center, capping a project that took well over a year

October 17, 2012 - Industry News

A123 Goes Bankrupt, Azure Dynamics' Assets to be Auctioned

The unsettled nature of the electric vehicle market was underscored earlier this week with the announced bankruptcy of A123 Systems, a battery maker that got federal stimulus money - something quickly pointed out by the Romney for President campaign

October 17, 2012 - Industry News

Canada Rolls Out eManifest

As the November 1 deadline looms for all Canada-bound loads to comply with Canada's eManifest program, the Canada Border Services Agency is urging carriers to get up to speed with the program before the new requirements go into effect

October 17, 2012 - Industry News

Largest CNG Fueling Facility in Georgia Open to the Public

American Fueling Systems celebrated the grand opening of its new Alternative Fueling Facility on Oct. 11. This new facility is not only the largest facility in Georgia but is also the first to be located in a high traffic area, according to the compan

Tags: Fuel and Oil

October 17, 2012 - Industry News

Survey Shows 34 LNG Production Facilities for Vehicle Fuel

NGVAmerica and Zeus Intelligence announced a new information service for anyone interested in access to trailer loads of liquefied natural gas. The list is now publically accessible from the NGVAmerica website (www.ngvamerica.org)

Tags: Fuel and Oil

October 17, 2012 - Industry News

Three Lanes Closed Eastbound I-70 at Missouri River this Weekend

The Interstate 70 Blanchette Missouri River Bridge westbound closure and detouring will start in two weeks, but significant impacts to travelers will occur this weekend.

Tags: Highways

October 17, 2012 - Industry News

Norfolk Southern Offers Intermodal Service from Birmingham to Northeast and Mexico

The Birmingham facility is part of Norfolk Southern's Crescent Corridor.

Norfolk Southern has opened its new Birmingham Regional Intermodal Facility in McCalla, Ala

Tags: Intermodal

October 17, 2012 - Industry News

YRC Worldwide Announces 2012 Destination Green Environmental Excellence Awards

YRC Worldwide Inc. recently announced the 2012 winners of the Destination Green Environmental Excellence Award for employee leadership in sustainability. In the second year of the awards, two teams were recognized along with seven employees.

October 17, 2012 - Industry News

Navistar Appoints John C. Pope to Board of Directors

Navistar International Corp. announced John C. (Jack) Pope, chairman of PFI Group LLC, a financial management firm, has been appointed to the company's board of directors. He replaces David D. Harrison, who elected to retire after serving five years as a board member

October 17, 2012 - Industry News

"Connected" is Theme of Vipar Heavy Duty Conference

Under the theme "Connected," the 2012 Vipar Heavy Duty Annual Business Conference will be held Oct. 21-26 at the Marco Island Marriott in Florida.

Tags: Events

October 17, 2012 - Industry News

C.H. Robinson Sells T-Chek to EFS

Electronic Funds Source LLC, a provider of customized payment solutions for the transportation industry, has bought T-Chek Systems of Eden Prairie, Minn., from C.H. Robinson Worldwide Inc.

October 16, 2012 - Industry News

Survey: Carriers Plan to Raise Pay; Healthcare Concerns Easing Somewhat

More than three-quarters of carriers in a recent survey plan to raise pay this year, nearly half by 2% to 5%, while another fourth plan to raise pay by less than 2%, according to Transport Capital Partners' Third Quarter 2012 Business Expectations Survey

October 16, 2012 - Industry News

CSA Scrutiny Intensifies

Scrutiny of the CSA truck safety program went up a notch this week with a congressional request for an audit and the launch of a review by a Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration advisory group

October 16, 2012 - Industry News

FCCC Names Sippel Director of Sales and Marketing

Freightliner Custom Chassis Corp. has named Anthony Sippel its director of sales and marketin

October 16, 2012 - Industry News

ChemLogix Launches Freight Brokerage Service

ChemLogix LLC, a provider of comprehensive chemical industry transportation management, technology, and supply chain consulting services, has launched a new freight brokerage service as part of its Capacity Management program.

October 16, 2012 - Industry News

Cadec Global Makes Executive Announcements

Former Xata executive Angela Shue has joined Cadec Global's executive team as vice president of sales, and Owen Smith has moved into the new role of senior vice president of product strategy

October 16, 2012 - Industry News

CARB Says "Gear Up for Clean Truck Month" a Success

The California Air Resources Board announced that its month-long multi-agency campaign to ensure that trucks traveling on California's roadways are obeying state air pollution laws was a huge success

October 16, 2012 - Industry News

Operation Safe Driver Week Aims to Prevent Distracted Driving

During its annual Operation Safe mobilization effort the week of Oct. 14-20, the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance is calling on all drivers to reduce aggressive and distracted driving and save lives, with special attention to both commercial vehicle safety and sharing the road with commercial vehicles

October 16, 2012 - Industry News

Schneider National Enters Energy Transportation Services Business

Schneider National recently entered the fast-growing energy transportation services business, supporting the movement of base materials to and from oil well sites across the U.S

October 15, 2012 - Industry News

Transportation Sector Adds More than 17,000 Jobs in September

The transportation and warehousing sector added 17,100 jobs throughout the month of September, substantially contributing to the drop in unemployment in the latest job numbers released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics last week

October 15, 2012 - Industry News

Compli Offers Free Three-Part Webinar Series on Best Hiring Practices

Compli has scheduled a three-part webinar series based on key best practices in hiring. This series is presented in partnership with the national labor law firm Fisher & Phillips LLP

Tags: Events

October 15, 2012 - Industry News

Accuride's Dauch Earns ASQ Quality Leader Award

Accuride Corporation President and CEO Rick Dauch has received the Quality Leader of the Year Award from the Automotive Division of the 80,000-member American Society for Quality

October 15, 2012 - Industry News

PressurePro, Concirrus and CMS SupaTrak Integrate TPMS and Telematics Solutions

Concirrus, a provider of telemetry and M2M solutions, and CMS SupaTrak, one of the United Kingdom's providers of vehicle tracking and fleet management solutions, will integrate PressurePro's tire pressure information into their solution.

Newsletter

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

GotQuestions?

PC-11 The New Engine Oils Experts

The expert, Shawn Whitacre from Chevron Delo, will answer your questions

View All

GotQuestions?

Sleeper Cab Power Experts

The expert, Steve Carlson from Xantrex, will answer your questions

View All

GotQuestions?

Transmissions

The expert, Brian Fletcher from Eaton, will answer your questions

View All