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July 21, 2009 - Industry News

Volvo Head: Challenging Outlook for U.S. Truck Market

Volvo Group CEO Leif Johansson offered a pessimistic forecast for the U.S. truck market while announcing the company's second-quarter losses

July 21, 2009 - Industry News

Volvo Hands Out Great Minds Scholarships

Volvo Trucks North America has announced the winners of its first "Volvo Trucks Great Minds" scholarship

July 21, 2009 - Industry News

Big R Seminar to Cover Engine Failure

This year's International Big R Show in Las Vegas will feature a seminar on heavy-duty engine failure analysis

Tags: Events

July 21, 2009 - Industry News

FedEx Adds 92 Hybrid Trucks to Delivery Fleet

FedEx Corp. has added 92 hybrid-electric trucks to its delivery fleet, bringing its total number of hybrids to 264

July 21, 2009 - Industry News

Werner's Second Quarter Reflects Weak Freight Conditions

Werner Enterprises reported declines in revenues and earnings for the second quarter, given the challenging freight market

July 21, 2009 - Industry News

Two-Hour Radio Special to Focus on Truck-Only Lanes

During a special two-hour edition of its "ATRI on the Air" Sirius XM radio show, the American Transportation Research Institute will address the impacts and issues surrounding truck-only lane

Tags: Highways

July 20, 2009 - Industry News

Volvo, Mack Roll EPA 2010 Trucks Off the Assembly Line

On July 2, the first production-level EPA’10 Volvo VN was driven off the line at the New River Valley Plant in Dublin, Va.

Volvo Truck North America and sister company Mack Trucks both announced they have built production trucks with EPA 2010 emissions reductions systems on the assembly line

July 20, 2009 - Industry News

Organizers Gear Up for Expedite Expo

On Time Media is gearing up for its Expedite Expo 2009, which will take place at the Robert Convention Centre in Wilmington, Ohio, July 24-25

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July 20, 2009 - Industry News

YRC Offers Home and Work Delivery

YRC Inc. has introduced YRC Residential Solutions, a home and work delivery servic

July 20, 2009 - Industry News

Both Sides of I-75 Back in Business

Interstate 75 near Detroit is now back in business, with both northbound and southbound lanes open after a tanker crash last week closed 2 miles of freewa

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July 20, 2009 - Industry News

Diesel Prices Continue to Decline

The average price of diesel dropped another 4.6 cents in the last week, the fourth consecutive weekly declin

Tags: Fuel and Oil

July 20, 2009 - Industry News

Penske Adds Albuquerque Facility

Penske Truck Leasing has expanded into Albuquerque, N.M., with the addition of a 6,600-square-foot facility in the city

July 20, 2009 - Industry News

FleetPride Purchases Panhandle Truck Parts

FleetPride has purchased Panhandle Truck Parts, which has locations in Amarillo and Lubbock, Texas

July 20, 2009 - Industry News

Transport America to Hold Driver Appreciation Week in July

Transport America plans to hold its driver appreciation week during the last week of July

July 20, 2009 - Industry News

Senators Working on Amendments to Labor Legislation

From Capitol Hill come hints of a possible compromise on labor legislation

July 20, 2009 - Industry News

Wabash Receives $35 Million Investment

Trailer Investments will invest $35 million in Wabash National as part of a securities purchase agreement

July 20, 2009 - Industry News

Eaton Posts Weak Second Quarter

Eaton Corp.'s second quarter was characterized by weak truck sales and decreased overall net income and sale

July 20, 2009 - Industry News

Southbound I-75 Reopened in Detroit

The southbound lanes of I-75 near Detroit are now reopen, after a tanker crash last week closed 2 miles of freeway

Tags: Highways

July 19, 2009 - Industry News

Military Contract Loss Means Layoffs for Navistar

Navistar is laying off 275 workers at a Mississippi plant after lowing out on a Pentagon contract to build mine resistant military vehicles

July 17, 2009 - Industry News

2008 Truckload Deals Stay Consistent

Despite the declining freight volumes and high fuel prices of 2008, mergers and acquisitions activity among the truckload sector has remained the sam

July 17, 2009 - Industry News

Truck Orders Down 51 Percent for June

Class 8 commercial truck net orders for June were down 51 percent from last June due to a high cancellation rat

July 17, 2009 - Industry News

Standards Group Removes Temperature Compensation From Agenda

The National Conference on Weights and Measures will not consider installing automatic temperature compensation devices at retail fuel pumps

Tags: Fuel and Oil

July 17, 2009 - Industry News

Pilot Gears Up For New DEF Locations

Pilot Travel Centers plans to install diesel exhaust fluid "at the pump" at 100 locations starting in the third quarter

Tags: Fuel and Oil

July 17, 2009 - Industry News

Oklahoma Turnpike To Hike Tolls 16 Percent

The Oklahoma Turnpike Authority has approved a toll increase an average of 16 percent to compensate for a $21 million revenue shortfall and a loss of traffic

Tags: Highways

July 17, 2009 - Industry News

USA Truck Sees Losses in Second Quarter

The second quarter brought losses in income and earnings per share for USA Truck, as a result of decreased freight load volumes, pricing competition and the collapse of the automotive industry

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