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June 19, 2009 - Industry News

Arrow Truck Sales Expands Coverage on Used Trucks

Arrow Truck Sales is now offering four-year/400,000-mile comprehensive engine warranties on pre-owned units

June 19, 2009 - Industry News

Volvo, Mack Choose TET as DEF Supplier

Volvo Trucks North America and Mack Trucks have chosen Terra Environmental Technologies to supply diesel exhaust fluid

June 19, 2009 - Industry News

Port of Oakland Passes Clean Truck Plan

The Oakland Board of Port Commissioners approved a $15.2 million Comprehensive Truck Management Plan Tuesday, which included a vote to ban older, polluting trucks from the port

Tags: Intermodal

June 18, 2009 - Industry News

Oregon Taxes to Go Up

Oregon's weight-distance tax will go up as a result of a bill raising the state fuel tax

June 18, 2009 - Industry News

Florilli Tests Xata Navigation, Renews MobileMax Contract

Florilli Transportation has set up a pilot program with Xata to test the company's navigation system running on its TREQ-L and TREQ-M4 screens. The carrier has also renewed its contract with Xata for the MobileMax fleet operations solution

June 18, 2009 - Industry News

Oberstar Unveils Highway Reform Blueprint

Rep. James Oberstar and other leaders of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee yesterday unveiled the most substantive proposal to date for the next national highway program

Tags: Highways

June 18, 2009 - Industry News

Study Finds '07 Diesels to be Cleaner

According to a recent study, new clean diesel technology manufactured in 2007 produced 90 percent less emissions compared to previous 2004 models, surpassing the levels required by law

June 18, 2009 - Industry News

Sirius XM's Trucking Channel Now Available on iPhone and iPod

Truckers can now listen to Sirius XM Radio's news and talk channel for trucking, Road Dog, on the iPhone and iPod Touch, as Apple has just recently added the service

June 18, 2009 - Industry News

YRC Strikes Deal With Teamsters Pension Fund

YRC Worldwide will use a portion of its real estate as collateral in lieu of making pension contribution payments during the second quarter

June 18, 2009 - Industry News

Jerr-Dan Taps Rush Towing as Southwest Distributor

Jerr-Dan Corp., owned by Oshkosh, has tapped Rush Towing Systems of San Antonio, Texas, to be its distributor for Texas, Oklahoma and New Mexico

June 17, 2009 - Industry News

LaHood Pushes for Short-Term Highway Funding Fix

Ray LaHood, DOT Secretary, pushes for 18-month highway reauthorization on Capitol Hill.

Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood yesterday went to Capitol Hill and asked Congress to pass an immediate 18-month highway reauthorization and put off the bigger issues about how we're going to fund our infrastructure long-term

Tags: Highways

June 17, 2009 - Industry News

OOIDA Taps Country Singer to Raise Funds for Troops

Country singer Leland Martin will raise funds for the Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association's Truckers for Troops program, using proceeds from the sale of his latest CD

June 17, 2009 - Industry News

ATA Ramps up Safety Belt Education

While safety belt use among commercial vehicle drivers went up 7 percentage points in 2008, the American Trucking Associations is gearing up its safety agenda to urge further use of safety belts

June 17, 2009 - Industry News

Commercial Truck Sales Look Dim

Class 8 retail sales for 2009 are expected to be 43 percent below 2008 levels, according to ACT Research's recently published North American Commercial Vehicle Outlook

June 17, 2009 - Industry News

Con-way Driver Reaches 2 Million Accident-Free Miles

Con-way Freight driver Mary Kile was honored for achieving the 2 million accident-free miles -- the second woman at Con-way to do so

June 17, 2009 - Industry News

Networkfleet Wins M2M Value Chain Award

Networkfleet was honored with the M2M Value Chain Silver Award in the fleet management category for BLS Trucking's use of the Networkfleet system

June 17, 2009 - Industry News

Jet Express Donates Tractor to Driving School

Kevin Burch, president of Dayton, Ohio-based Jet Express, drove a used tractor to Clark State Community College, where he donated the truck to be used in its Commercial Transportation Training Center in Springfield, Ohio

June 17, 2009 - Industry News

Enterprise Expands into Washington, D.C., Area

Enterprise Commercial Trucks has added two new rental offices, one in Woodbridge, Va., and another in Laurel, Md

June 16, 2009 - Industry News

Atlas Expands Small-Shipment Relocation Services

In an effort to expand, Atlas World Group has purchased Smart Move, forming a new joint relocation entity called Smart Move Transportation

June 16, 2009 - Industry News

UPS Chief: Global Trade Key to Emerging from Recession

Scott Davis serves as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of UPS, the world's largest package delivery company.

Global trade is key to getting out of the current recession, according to the chairman and CEO of UPS, Scott Davis

Tags: Economy

June 16, 2009 - Industry News

New York City Takes Title for Worst Road Rage

The Big Apple was the least courteous city for road rage this year, up from number three last year, according to the fourth annual In the Driver's Seat Road Rage Survey by AutoVantage

June 16, 2009 - Industry News

ITS America Seeks Congestion Ideas

The Intelligent Transportation Society of America, IBM and Spencer Trask Collaborative Innovations are looking for innovative ideas for combating transportation congestion as part of a new global challenge

Tags: Highways

June 15, 2009 - Industry News

Hino Trucks Expands BP Partnership

Under a new agreement, Hino Trucks' dealers will have access to Castrol and BP branded lubricants for medium- and heavy-duty vehicles

Tags: Fuel and Oil

June 15, 2009 - Industry News

Diesel Continues to Rise, Oil Down After Rally

Diesel prices continued to rise for the sixth straight week, jumping up 7.4 cents to $2.572, according to the Department of Energy

Tags: Fuel and Oil

June 15, 2009 - Industry News

Con-way Develops New LTL Pricing Model

Con-way Freight has launched True LTL Pricing, a capped pricing model that is more predictable and less expensive than truckload, the company says

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