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July 23, 2008 - Industry News

Marten 2Q Revenue Up, Income Down

Marten Transport, Mondovi, Wis., is dealing with the economic downturn by increasing its logistics business, growing its regional business, "right-sizing" its fleet, and investing in APUs to help with fuel costs

July 23, 2008 - Industry News

Arkansas Best Second Quarter Income Drops

Arkansas Best Corp., Fort Smith, Ark., announced second quarter 2008 net income of $16.2 million, or $0.64 per diluted common share, compared to second quarter 2007 net income of $19.6 million, or $0.78 per diluted common share

July 23, 2008 - Industry News

KLLM Announces New Logistics Services

KLLM Transport Services, Jackson, Miss., is adding a Logistics Services division to the company

July 22, 2008 - Industry News

C.H. Robinson Reports Income Up In Second Quarter

C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Minneapolis, saw its gross profits rise 9.7 percent in the second quarter and its net income up 9.9 percent, compared to the same period in 2007

July 22, 2008 - Industry News

Heartland Express Sees Revenues Rise, Net Income Fall

Heartland Express, North Liberty, Iowa, saw a 13.2% drop in net income in the second quarter compared to last year, thanks largely to high fuel costs, but still plans to start an upgrade of its fleet in the third quarter

July 22, 2008 - Industry News

AP: GAO Study Finds Medical Problems Among CDL Drivers

A General Accounting Office study obtained by the Associated Press in advance of its release later this week found that more than half a million commercial drivers were also eligible for full disability benefits because of health issues

July 22, 2008 - Industry News

Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week 2009: Maximizing Opportunities in Challenging Times

The theme for the fourth annual Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week will be "Maximizing Opportunities in Challenging Times.

Tags: Events

July 22, 2008 - Industry News

Bay Area Kenworth Adds Three Locations

Bay Area Kenworth, Gilroy

Bay Area Kenworth in Oakland, Calif., has added three locations in Gilroy, Eureka, and Redding to increase customer support in Northern California

July 22, 2008 - Industry News

Transportation Public-Private Partnerships Soar to Record Levels

The number of public-private partnerships in the U.S. transportation sector has soared to record levels in recent years and continues to climb, according to a new study from the U.S. Department of Transportation

Tags: Highways

July 22, 2008 - Industry News

Paccar Financials Benefit from Strong International, Aftermarket Parts Business

Paccar's new Parts Distribution Center in Budapest

In reporting its second quarter earnings, Paccar said it benefited from its global business and strong aftermarket parts and financial service businesses, helping to offset soft demand in North America

July 22, 2008 - Industry News

Penske Earns ASE Certification for Technician Training Program

Penske Truck Leasing received certification from the National Institute of Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) for the company's Continuing Automotive Service Education (CASE) program

July 22, 2008 - Industry News

Panelite Now Under Sole Ownership

Panelite, Oklahoma City, is now under the sole-ownership of Veleta Barnhart, co-founder and co-owner of the 24 year-old supplier of decorative chrome & stainless steel accessories for heavy duty trucks

July 22, 2008 - Industry News

Pilot Opens New Travel Center

Pilot recently opened a new travel center in Winnemucca, Nev., off Interstate 80 at exit 173

July 22, 2008 - Industry News

ATA Announces Agenda For Management Conference

The American Trucking Associations announced the line-up for the 2008 ATA Management Conference & Exhibition, to be held in New Orleans Oct. 4-7

Tags: Events

July 22, 2008 - Industry News

PHH Arval 2008 Green Fleet Survey Results

PHH Arval of Sparks, Md., recently conducted its annual industry-wide survey of public and private sector fleet managers on the subject of the environment

July 22, 2008 - Industry News

CalArk Opens New Terminal

CalArk International, Little Rock, Ark., recently opened its newest terminal in Taylor, Mich., approximately 18 miles southwest of Detroit

July 22, 2008 - Industry News

Caterpillar Reports All-Time Record Quarter Driven by Strong Growth Outside North America

Driven by robust growth in emerging markets and strength in key industries like energy and mining, Caterpillar reported all-time records for sales and revenues and profit per share

July 22, 2008 - Industry News

Clean Diesel Emerging Technology Grant Funding Now Available

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency plans to award approximately $3.4 million in grants to establish projects using emerging technologies to reduce emissions from the nation's existing fleet of diesel engines

July 22, 2008 - Industry News

NITL, IAA, TIA Combine Meetings

On Nov. 15-18, the National Industrial Transportation League, the Intermodal Association of North America and the Transportation Intermediaries Association will hold co-located gatherings in Fort Lauderdale, Fla

Tags: Events

July 22, 2008 - Industry News

Kenworth of Savannah Increases Rural Customer Support with New Location

Kenworth of Savannah has expanded its customer support with a new service and parts facility in Baxley, Ga

July 20, 2008 - Industry News

Con-way Achieves Highest Score for Fuel Efficiency and Environmental Performance

Con-way announced that its three primary operating companies, Con-way Freight, Con-way Truckload and Menlo Worldwide Logistics, received the highest fuel efficiency and environmental performance score for 2007 from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) SmartWay Transport Partnership

July 18, 2008 - Industry News

Barr-Nunn Announces Pay Raise for Northeast Regional Drivers

Barr-Nunn Transportation, Granger, IA announced that their mileage based company drivers will see their pay lifted $.04 per mile and owner operators running in Barr-Nunn's Northeast Regional Fleet will receive a $.05 raise per mile

July 18, 2008 - Industry News

Second Quarter Improves for USA Truck

USA Truck, Van Buren, Ark., announced base revenue of $103.8 million for the second quarter ended June 30, an increase of 2.1% from $101.7 million for the same quarter of 2007

July 18, 2008 - Industry News

Landstar System Reports Record Second Quarter Results

Landstar System, Jacksonville, Fla., reported record second quarter revenue, operating income, net income and diluted earnings per share in the 2008 13-week period ended June 28

July 18, 2008 - Industry News

Missouri Mandates English for CDL Tests

As part of a crackdown on illegal immigration, new laws in Missouri require that commercial driver's license tests be given in English with no translation assistance

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