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March 30, 2009 - Industry News

Cummins Turbo Technologies to Consolidate Production in Charleston

Cummins Turbo Technologies, a subsidiary of Cummins Inc., is consolidating its turbocharger operations in Charleston, S.C., into a single facility over the next 18 months

March 30, 2009 - Industry News

Diesel Prices Rise, Crude Falls

The average price of diesel fuel nationwide jumped 13.1 cents last week, according to Monday's report from the U.S. Energy Information Administration

Tags: Fuel and Oil

March 30, 2009 - Industry News

FleetPride Opens 15th Location in Texas

FleetPride has acquired the assets of Pro Truck & Trailer Supply, which is FleetPride's 15th location in Texas.

March 30, 2009 - Industry News

Diesel Technology Forum to Host Free Webinar

The Diesel Technology Forum announced it will host a free webinar on April 9 on "Diesel Fuel: Production, Demand and Prices.

Tags: Fuel and Oil

March 30, 2009 - Industry News

Goodyear Teams with Boss Truck Shops for On-Highway Service

Goodyear Commercial Tire Systems is expanding its on-highway service network through a relationship with Bosselman's Boss Truck Shops

March 30, 2009 - Industry News

Saltzgiver to Talk About Managing Fleet Costs at Dossier User Group

Steven Wayne Saltzgiver, fleet director for the state of Georgia, will be keynote speaker for the annual meeting of the Dossier User Group.

Tags: Events

March 29, 2009 - Industry News

Frost & Sullivan: Snap-on Has Best Tool Storage

Snap-on has been recognized as having the "Overall Best Tool Storage in the United States" on the basis of Frost & Sullivan's independent research

March 29, 2009 - Industry News

Midwestern LTL Closes Doors

Mid-States Express, a regional less-than-truckload carrier based in Aurora, Ill., shut down all of its 26 facilities in nine states last week due to a lack of funding,

March 27, 2009 - Industry News

Zero-Emission Trucks to Be Assembled in Kansas City

The Smith Newton electric truck was displayed at the NTEA Work Truck Show earlier this month.

Smith Electric Vehicles plans to assemble all-electric zero-emission commercial vehicles in Kansas City, Mo

March 27, 2009 - Industry News

Averitt Improves LTL Service in Virginia, Adds New Points in Maryland and West Virginia

Averitt Express, Cookeville, Tenn., has improved its LTL service in Virginia and has expanded its LTL coverage into new points in Maryland and West Virginia

March 27, 2009 - Industry News

Con-way Truckload Recognized by EPA's SmartWay Transport Partnership

Con-way Truckload has received the highest fuel efficiency and environmental performance score for 2008 from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's SmartWay Transport Partnership

March 27, 2009 - Industry News

Independent Trucker Group Asks President to Suspend Plans for Mexican Trucks

The Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association has asked President Obama to suspend any immediate plans to establish another cross-border trucking program

March 26, 2009 - Industry News

Speed Limit to Increase on Certain Sections of Twinned Highways in Manitoba

The speed limit on certain sections of twinned roadway in Manitoba will increase to 110 kilometres per hour effective July 1, but fines will also increase for those caught exceeding the limit

March 26, 2009 - Industry News

Continental Tire North America Dedicates New Headquarters

Continental Tire North America (CTNA) celebrated the grand opening of its new North American headquarters in South Carolina. CTNA held a special ceremony attended by community leaders, customers and employees

March 26, 2009 - Industry News

New Report Details Impact of Crumbling Infrastructure

A report released by the American Society of Civil Engineers shows that with ingenuity and the right amount of commitment on the part of the nation's leaders and the American people, the infrastructure crisis is a solvable problem

Tags: Highways

March 26, 2009 - Industry News

WABCO Welcomes EU Mandate for Compulsory Electronic Stability Control Starting in 2011

Wabco ESC test

Wabco Holdings Inc. announced its support for the recently approved European Union mandate that sets better standards to improve road safety in Europe, including the EU's new regulation to introduce electronic stability control (ESC) systems on new heavy commercial vehicle

March 26, 2009 - Industry News

Aljex Answers FAQS with Video How-Tos

Aljex Software Inc. has launched a new approach to customer training and support: short, targeted, online videos

March 26, 2009 - Industry News

Bolt Express Adds Onboard Logging

Over the past several months Bolt Express has begun installing onboard logging equipment in their trucks in an effort to keep their drivers safe and violation free

March 26, 2009 - Industry News

'Operation Safe Driver' Takes Commercial Vehicles, Drivers Off the Road for Violations

Pennsylvania State Police personnel and police officers from more than 20 municipal departments statewide conducted 2,419 commercial motor vehicle roadside inspections and placed 118 vehicles and 114 drivers out of service for violation

March 26, 2009 - Industry News

Crescent Crown Distributing Unveils New Distribution Center and Hybrid Trucks from PacLease

Crescent Crown's opened its newest distribution center in Surprise, Ariz., a "green" facility that will distribute six million cases of beer per year and has leased hybrid diesel-electric Peterbilt 335 delivery trucks expected to save 35 percent in fuel costs

March 26, 2009 - Industry News

California State Treasurer Announces Partnership to Help Diesel Trucks Reduce Emissions

California State Treasurer Bill Lockyer announced his office will team with the California Air Resources Board (ARB) on a $48 million loan guarantee program to help California truckers comply with new diesel emissions regulations

March 26, 2009 - Industry News

Truck-Lite 2008 Show Truck Winner Announced

Only points separated four of the top working show trucks in America competing for the 2008 Truck-Lite Trophy awarded at the Mid-America Trucking Show

March 26, 2009 - Industry News

Decisiv Releases Freightliner Fleet Program

Decisiv, Inc. announced that a new Freightliner version of the Decisiv Service Management Platform (DSMP 5.1) is in use at a number of large national fleet customers

March 26, 2009 - Industry News

West Side Transport Names 2008 Driver of the Year

Dave Fleming

West Side Transport, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, recently named Dave Fleming as their 2008 Driver of the Year

March 25, 2009 - Industry News

Senator Specter Won't Support Card Check

Sen. Arlen Specter, R-Pa., a key supporter in the past of legislation to ease union organizing, has decided not to vote for the bill this time around. His decision will make it harder for the Employee Free Choice Act

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