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December 16, 2008 - Industry News

Arsenault Associates Announces Technology Initiative

Arsenault Associates, Burlington, N.J., launched an expansion of its Technology and Development Center in West Chester, Pa., doubling the size of the current facility and add software developers to the staff immediately

December 16, 2008 - Industry News

FMCSA Will Use GPS Data for Enforcement

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has rescinded a policy barring use of GPS records to verify compliance with the hours of service rules

December 16, 2008 - Industry News

ExxonMobil Invests to Increase ULSD Supply

ExxonMobil Refining & Supply will invest more than $1 billion in three refineries to increase the supply of ultra low sulfur diesel by about 6 million gallons per day.

Tags: Fuel and Oil

December 16, 2008 - Industry News

Allison Expands Global Network of Distributor Partners

Allison Transmission, Indianapolis, has added six new distributors to its European and Asia Pacific network of trusted partners in the past year

December 16, 2008 - Industry News

Volvo Offering Truckers Holiday Dinner

On Dec. 24, Volvo Trucks will be supplying free turkey buffet dinners and beverages at 163 participating Flying J travel plazas in the U.S. and Canada

Tags: Events

December 16, 2008 - Industry News

Penske Opens New Greenville Facility

Penske Truck Leasing recently hosted the opening of its newest facility in Greenville, S.C

December 16, 2008 - Industry News

Michelin Spartanburg Truck Tire Facility Earns Safety Award

Michelin's truck tire plant in Spartanburg, S.C., was recently presented a Michelin Global Safety Award for attaining 2 million safe work hours without a serious injury

December 15, 2008 - Industry News

Schneider Launches South-Central Regional Service

Schneider National, Green Bay, Wis., is extending its regional service to customers in the South-Central United States, increasing the company's regional footprint to 16 states since it first launched the offering

December 15, 2008 - Industry News

2009 Specialized Transportation Symposium Scheduled

The Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association will host its annual Specialized Transportation Symposium March 11-13, 2009, at the Hyatt Regency Albuquerque

Tags: Events

December 15, 2008 - Industry News

Custom Truck Sales Opens New Headquarters in Regina

Custom Truck Sales of Regina, a longtime Kenworth dealer, has moved its headquarters into a new full-service facility in Regina, Saskatchewan

December 15, 2008 - Industry News

Oregon Reminds Drivers About Chains

The Oregon Department of Transportation reminds drivers to be prepared for snowy and icy conditions as they travel through Oregon this week

December 15, 2008 - Industry News

Truck Show Latino is Crowd-Pleaser

Truck Show Latino, America's first and only truck show targeting Latino truck owners and drivers, featured two halls of exhibits and show trucks covering approximately 70,000 square feet of space at the Fairplex in Pomona, Calif

Tags: Events

December 15, 2008 - Industry News

Accuride Announces Second Phase of Restructuring

Accuride will consolidate its aluminum wheel making facilities in part two of its restructuring plan, a move that is expected to save the company $5.6 million next year and more than $15 million a year after that

December 15, 2008 - Industry News

J.C. Penney and Pacer Take Delivery of Clean-Diesel Trucks

J.C. Penney and PDS Trucking, a subsidiary of Pacer Distribution Services, have taken delivery of more than 20 new Kenworth T800 tractors that will replace aging diesel trucks currently in use by independent owner-operators in Pacer's port network

Tags: Intermodal

December 15, 2008 - Industry News

ATA Releases Trucking Trends Report

The American Trucking Associations released "American Trucking Trends 2008-2009," an annual state of the industry report. This trucking industry almanac provides essential industry data that motor carriers need to make sound business decisions, especially in tough economic times

December 15, 2008 - Industry News

SmartWay Goes Global

The U.S. EPA SmartWay Transport Partnership and the University of Michigan recently held an international summit, where representatives from 12 countries, major retailers, and freight carriers gathered to discuss ways to reduce greenhouse gases from the transportation sector

Tags: Events

December 15, 2008 - Industry News

ATRI Releases Analysis of Trucking Costs

The American Transportation Research Institute released its analysis on the operational costs of trucking. The research was sponsored by ATRI's Research Advisory Committee to provide more realistic inputs for freight and transportation programs and models currently in use

December 15, 2008 - Industry News

Diesel Drops Below $2.50

The average price of a gallon of diesel has dropped below $2.50, according to weekly figures from the U.S. Energy Information Administration

Tags: Fuel and Oil

December 14, 2008 - Industry News

Bendix Acquires SmarTire Systems

Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems last week closed on a deal to buy the assets of SmarTire Systems Inc. for an undisclosed amount

December 14, 2008 - Industry News

Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week to Return to Vegas in 2010

Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week 2010 will return to Las Vegas in 2010

Tags: Events

December 14, 2008 - Industry News

CARB Adopts Retrofit Regulations

The California Air Resources Board Friday adopted two regulations aimed at cleaning up harmful emissions from the estimated 1 million heavy-duty diesel trucks that operate in California

December 11, 2008 - Industry News

Vipar Heavy Duty Holds Annual Conference

Vipar Heavy Duty distributors, supplier partners, and industry associates recently gathered for the group's Annual Business Conference in Las Vegas

December 11, 2008 - Industry News

Preliminary 2008 Data Shows Record Low Highway Fatalities

The number of people killed in traffic crashes is expected to reach a new record low in 2008, with early projections showing an almost 10 percent drop in highway traffic deaths in the first 10 months of this year

December 11, 2008 - Industry News

Peterbilt of Norfolk Opens New Dealership

Peterbilt of Norfolk (Nebraska) opened a new $2 million 18,000-square-foot service center along Highway 81 at Monroe Avenue

December 11, 2008 - Industry News

Analyst: Lower Oil Prices Should Help Economy Recover

Lower oil prices and an expected government stimulus package should help the economy start growing again during the second half of the year, and that may be a signal for some pent-up truck buying demand to kick in.

Tags: Economy

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