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January 27, 2009 - Industry News

Third Generation Driver Big Winner at Broadway Flying J

Daniel Harris, Jackson, Miss., was the winner of the Broadway Flying J's 45th anniversary $7,000 truck customization package

January 26, 2009 - Industry News

Navistar's Ustian to Speak at HDMA Mid-America Event

The Heavy Duty Manufacturers Association announced Daniel C. Ustian, chairman, president and chief executive officer of Navistar, as the keynote speaker of HDMA's 19th Annual Breakfast & Briefing at the Mid-America Trucking Show on Friday, March 20

Tags: Events

January 26, 2009 - Industry News

Diesel, Oil Prices Drop

The national average price of a gallon of diesel and the price of a barrel of oil traded on the futures market both showed declines Monday

Tags: Fuel and Oil

January 26, 2009 - Industry News

ATA Tonnage Index Plummets 11 Percent

The American Trucking Associations' advanced seasonally adjusted For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index plunged 11.1 percent in December 2008, marking the largest month-to-month reduction since April 1994, when the unionized less-than-truckload industry was in the midst of a strike

Tags: Economy

January 26, 2009 - Industry News

Con-way Inc. Reports Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year Results for 2008

Special charges related to Con-way Freight and a Chinese acquisition caused Con-Way Inc. to report a net loss for the fourth quarter of $49.7 million, compared to net income of $36.9 million a year earlier

January 26, 2009 - Industry News

TCA Announces Driver of the Year Finalists

The Truckload Carriers Association has announced the finalists for its Driver of the Year contest

January 26, 2009 - Industry News

NABE Survey Confirms Worsening Recession

A survey released Monday by the National Association for Business Economics confirmed that the U.S. recession deepened in the fourth quarter of 2008, depicting the worst business conditions since the survey began in 1982

Tags: Economy

January 25, 2009 - Industry News

Rush Truck Center Delivers Hybrid Truck to Food Bank

Rush Truck Center in Tucson, Arizona delivered a 2009 Model 335 Peterbilt hybrid diesel electric truck to a Tucson Community Food Bank Fleet.

January 25, 2009 - Industry News

Accuride and Benecor Cease Joint Venture

Accuride and Benecor are ending their urea distribution partnership set up to build a diesel exhaust fluid (DEF, also known as urea) dispensing infrastructure

January 23, 2009 - Industry News

Ray H. LaHood Becomes 16th Secretary of Transportation

Ray H. LaHood became the 16h U.S. Secretary of Transportation Friday afternoon

January 23, 2009 - Industry News

YRC Worldwide Introduces YRC Brand Name for Integrated Network

YRC is the new brand name for YRC Worldwide's combined Yellow Transportation and Roadway network, and the company says it's ahead of schedule to successfully integrate its national networks by early spring

January 23, 2009 - Industry News

Donohue to Deliver Keynote at MEMA Legislative Summit

Thomas J. Donohue, president and CEO of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, will deliver the keynote address at the Motor and Equipment Manufacturers Association's upcoming Legislative Summit on April 29 in Washington, D.C

Tags: Events

January 23, 2009 - Industry News

Celadon Group Reports Second Fiscal Quarter Financial Results

Celadon Group, Indianapolis, saw lower revenues and flat income in its second fiscal quarter, which ended Dec. 31

January 22, 2009 - Industry News

EPA Lists Idle-Reduction Systems Eligible for Tax Break

Last year Congress granted an exemption from the 12 percent federal excise tax for idle-reduction systems such as auxiliary power units, and now the Environmental Protection Agency has come up with a list of approved systems

January 22, 2009 - Industry News

Bridestone Reducing Truck Tire, Ceasing Consumer TIre Production at LaVergne Plant

Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations announced it will cease passenger and light truck manufacturing at its LaVergne, Tenn., tire plant, and cut the number of commercial truck and bus tires it is producing, due to negative economic conditions

January 22, 2009 - Industry News

Werner Reports Fourth Quarter and 2008 Revenues and Earnings

Werner Enterprises, Omaha, Neb., saw revenues fall in the fourth quarter and in 2008 compared to the previous year

January 22, 2009 - Industry News

Groups Say Infrastructure Projects Can Help Speed Economic Recovery

As Congress considers an economic stimulus bill that includes spending on infrastructure, two groups are touting the ability of infrastructure construction to create jobs faster than many may expect

Tags: Highways

January 22, 2009 - Industry News

Research Debunks Expected Energy Drop in ULSD

Research sponsored by the American Transportation Research Institute found that contrary to expectations, ultra-low-sulfur diesel fuel does not have lower energy levels

Tags: Fuel and Oil

January 22, 2009 - Industry News

Phillips Expands Harness Division

Phillips Industries has expanded its Electrical Harness Division, located in Saltillo, Mexico,

January 21, 2009 - Industry News

Diesel Prices Fall

The average price of a gallon of diesel fell almost 2 cents this week, according to weekly figures from the U.S. Energy Information Administration

Tags: Fuel and Oil

January 21, 2009 - Industry News

EOBR Rule On Hold Under New Administration

A final rule that would have mandated electronic onboard recorders for at least some motor carriers is on hold after President Barack Obama's new administration Tuesday ordered all federal agencies and departments to stop any pending regulation

January 21, 2009 - Industry News

ALK Celebrates 30 Years

ALK Technologies, Princeton, N.J., is celebrating 2009 as its 30th year of developing transportation and navigation software solutions

January 21, 2009 - Industry News

Express-1 Acquires First Class Expediting Services

Express-1 Expedited Solutions, Saint Joseph, Mich., through its wholly owned subsidiary, Express-1, recently purchased certain assets of First Class Expediting Services, Rochester Hills, Mich

January 21, 2009 - Industry News

Kenworth Grand Falls Opens Facility in New Brunswick

Kenworth Grand Falls has opened a new parts and service location in New Brunswick

January 21, 2009 - Industry News

Heil Adds New Paint Facility

Heil recently added a new paint facility to its Fort Payne, Ala., manufacturing facility in an effort to increase efficiencies and streamline production techniques

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