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May 1, 2009 - Industry News

2009 Vista Competition Recognizes North America's Best Volvo Truck Technicians

Service technicians from Volvo Trucks North America dealership Pare Centre du Camion Volvo in Levis, Quebec, emerged victorious at the Volvo Vista 2009 competition on April 16

May 1, 2009 - Industry News

Mountain West Truck Center Team Wins Mack Technician Competition

Kara Holladay, Chris Shea and Wayne Thorne of Mountain West Truck Center, Salt Lake City, were crowned as Mack's champion service technicians on April 16 in the first Mack North American Vista Competition

May 1, 2009 - Industry News

Fleet Sentiment Report Looks at Equipment Buying and Usage

Older equipment, smaller fleets, fewer miles and idled equipment were the theme in a quarterly snapshot survey of fleets

May 1, 2009 - Industry News

H.R. Ewell Joins SmartWay

H.R. Ewell Inc., a regional mid-Atlantic-based food grade products carrier, joined the EPA's SmartWay Transport Partnership

May 1, 2009 - Industry News

Cardinal Establishes New Transportation Management Division

Cardinal Logistics Management has established a new Transportation Management Division and has hired Todd Hoyt as general manager of transportation management services

May 1, 2009 - Industry News

Trucking Company Sees Growth in a Stalled Economy

Mountain Valley Express, a less-than-truckload carrier based in Manteca, Calif., announced it is adding a new facility to its 8-terminal network with a 36-door terminal in Phoenix

May 1, 2009 - Industry News

Supplier Industry Executives Bring Messages to Washington

"Card check" legislation and a newly re-introduced bill offering tax incentives for safety technology were two key issues for heavy-duty suppliers attending the Motor Equipment Manufacturers Association annual Legislative Summit last week

May 1, 2009 - Industry News

Con-way Freight Honored for Being Green

Con-way Freight has been named to IDG's InfoWorld Green 15 Awards ranking for 2009

May 1, 2009 - Industry News

New I-44 Welcome Center Offers 150 Truck Parking Spaces

The new Route 66-themed I-44 Conway Welcome Center at Mile Marker 111 west of Conway, Mo., is scheduled to open Monday, May 4, at 11 a.m. central time with a grand opening ceremony

Tags: Highways

May 1, 2009 - Industry News

Florida Proposal Would Double Registration Fee

The Florida Trucking Association reports that legislation in that state would double state registration fees on heavy vehicles, making Florida truck fees some of the highest in the country

April 30, 2009 - Industry News

TravelCenters of America Launches All-You-Can-Eat Menu at 46 Locations

TravelCenters of America announced 46 of its restaurants have launched an All-You-Can-Eat menu format

April 30, 2009 - Industry News

Judge Blocks Challenged Elements of Port Clean Trucks Programs

A judge for the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California this week issued a final order immediately enjoining certain elements of the Ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles' Concession Plans

Tags: Intermodal

April 30, 2009 - Industry News

Minnesota Moves to 5 Percent Biodiesel

Minnesota is the first state to require that diesel fuel contain a 5 percent blend of biodiesel

Tags: Fuel and Oil

April 30, 2009 - Industry News

Penray Now on Facebook

Penray has added social networking as a way to interact with customers and provide a venue for "fans" to interact with each other

April 30, 2009 - Industry News

Cummins Reports Lower Revenues and Profits Due to Continued Global Recession

Cummins reported lower sales and profit in the first quarter as the global recession affected demand for the company's products around the world

April 30, 2009 - Industry News

New Life Transport Parts Center HIres Black

New Life Transport Parts Center is pleased to announce the appointment of Bruce Black as Vice President of Sales

April 30, 2009 - Industry News

February 2009 Surface Trade with Canada and Mexico Fell 30.9 Percent from February 2008

Surface Trade between the United States and its North American Free Trade Agreement partners Canada and Mexico was 30.9 percent lower in February 2009 than in February 2008, dropping to $47.9 billion, the biggest year-to-year percentage decline on record

Tags: Economy

April 30, 2009 - Industry News

Melton Truck Lines Recognized for Wellness Activities

Melton Truck Lines, a flatbed carrier based in Tulsa, Okla., received the 2008 Certificate of Merit from the Oklahoma Certified Healthy Business Program

April 30, 2009 - Industry News

UDOT Announces Interstate Construction Projects Affecting Truckers

The Utah Department of Transportation announced four nighttime interstate closures that will occur over the weekend. These projects start the summer construction season and launch UDOT's iTruck.com campaign, an interactive Web site offering advanced notice of road closures and delay

Tags: Highways

April 30, 2009 - Industry News

ArvinMeritor Opens Mascot Reman Facility at Mississauga Ontario

Consolidating activities from three smaller facilities into one, ArvinMeritor this week officially opened a drivetrain component remanufacturing facility for Mascot Truck Parts

April 30, 2009 - Industry News

C.H. Robinson, Cascade Sierra Team Up To Help Trucking Cut Emissions

C.H. Robinson Worldwide and non-profit organization Cascade Sierra Solutions announced they will work together to help motor carriers reduce fuel consumption and carbon emissions

April 29, 2009 - Industry News

Event Looks for Ways to Drive Trucking Efficiency Forward

Finding ways to transform an industry described as disconnected, entangled, costly, entrenched, and conservative was the challenge of 40 experts gathered at Rocky Mountain Institute's April 14-16 Transformational Trucking Charrette in Denver

April 29, 2009 - Industry News

Chief Technology Officer Nominee to Moderate Roundtable at ITS Meeting

President Obama's nominee for U.S. Chief Technology Officer, Aneesh Chopra, will moderate a Chief Technology Officers roundtable during the Intelligent Transportation Society of America's 2009 Annual Meeting & Exposition on June 1

Tags: Events

April 29, 2009 - Industry News

Cummins Filtration Hosting Webinar on Diesel Exhaust Fluid

Cummins Filtration will be hosting a webinar on diesel exhaust fluid on May 7

Tags: Events

April 29, 2009 - Industry News

McLeod Software Acquires Logistics Software and Services Provider

McLeod Software announced the purchase of iLENS (Integrated Logistics Execution Network Systems), a logistics software company that provides freight procurement, load execution and spot market software as well as consulting services for shippers, carriers and 3PLs

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