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October 18, 2007 - Industry News

3Q Revenue Dips for Covenant Transportation

Covenant Transportation Group, Chattanooga, Tenn., said total revenue decreased 0.5 percent, to $175.8 million from $176.7 million in the same quarter of 2006. Freight revenue, which excludes fuel surcharges

October 18, 2007 - Industry News

McLeod Software Offers New Container Module

McLeod Software has announced a new module for its LoadMaster enterprise transportation management system. The Container Module for Truckload Carriers is the latest in a serie

October 18, 2007 - Industry News

McLeod Software Expands Imaging Capabilities

McLeod Software, which provides dispatch, accounting and enterprise management solutions for trucking and brokerage firms, has introduced the Automated Forms Recognition module, a new capability for motor carriers that utiliz

October 18, 2007 - Industry News

Hadley Wins Freightliner Master of Quality Award

Michigan-based Hadley, a manufacturer and marketer of truck, transit and RV products, has earned the Masters of Quality award from Freightliner LLC. Hadley was one of 48 manufacturers

October 18, 2007 - Industry News

Barr-Nunn set to open New Terminal

Iowa-based Barr-Nunn Transportation announced it will open a new terminal in Manchester, Pa., early next year, providing customers and drivers with added flexibility. Rene Beacom, president of Barr-Nunn, said

October 18, 2007 - Industry News

NTDA Awards Scholarship to College Freshman

The National Trailer Dealers Association (NTDA) opened the door of opportunity a little wider for Kyle Wiehe, the college freshman who received this year's $7,500 NTDA scholarship

October 18, 2007 - Industry News

Knight Transportation Revenue Up 3.2%

Knight Transportation Inc. said total revenue for the third quarter increased 3.2 percent, to $180.3 million from $174.7 million for the same quarter of 2006. Revenue before fuel surcharge, increased 3.5 percent

October 18, 2007 - Industry News

Grote Expands Its Electronics Division

Grote Electronics, a division of Grote Industries, dedicated its new 40,000-square-foot manufacturing facility Thursday, marking the third time the electronics assembly plant has grown since it opened in 1991.

October 16, 2007 - Industry News

NPTC, J.J. Keller Offer Driver Performance Webinar

The National Private Truck Council (NPTC) is again teaming with J. J. Keller & Associates to present a free webcast, "Driver Performance Management: Case Studies in Excellence," from 1 to 2:30 p.m. (Central Time

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October 16, 2007 - Industry News

Hino Trucks Offers Preferred Financing

Hino Trucks, among the fastest-growing light- and medium-duty truck manufacturers in the world, is reaching out credit-challenged customers. Hino Trucks has chosen Nevada-based Credit Funders Inc., as a Preferred Finance Resource.

October 16, 2007 - Industry News

ADS, GAAS Collaborate on Industry Scholarships

The Association of Diesel Specialists (ADS) is collaborating with the Global Automotive Aftermarket Symposium (GAAS) Scholarship Committee in creating an online scholarship resource for students

October 16, 2007 - Industry News

CalArk Driver Wins Truck for Recruiting Efforts

CalArk International driver Jewel Porter of Copperas Cove, Texas, recently won the company's bi-yearly referral contest. She surpassed all other drivers in recruiting, and for her efforts was

October 16, 2007 - Industry News

PA Opens Idle Reduction to Public Comment

A new regulation approved for public comment Tuesday by the Environmental Quality Board will help clean Pennsylvania's air and save trucking companies millions of dollars in diesel fuel. The regulation, developed by th

October 16, 2007 - Industry News

C-TPAT Director Headliner at Cargo Security Forum

The eyefortransport 6th North American Cargo Security will feature Brad Skinner, new director of C-TPAT at U.S. Customs & Border Control. The forum will be held Dec. 4, 5 and 6 at the Hamilton Crowne Plaza in Washington D.C.

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October 16, 2007 - Industry News

Werner Enterprises Revenues Dip 6% for Quarter

Omaha-based Werner Enterprises Inc. said revenues decreased 6 percent to $510.3 million in third quarter 2007 compared to $541.3 million in third quarter 2006. Earnings per share decreased 5 percen

October 16, 2007 - Industry News

J.D. Power: Cat, Cummins Rank Highest in Customer Satisfaction

Caterpillar and Cummins rank highest in satisfying customers with heavy-duty truck engines and transmissions, in their respective segments, according to the J.D. Power and Associates 2007 Heavy-Duty Truck Engine/Transmission Study

October 15, 2007 - Industry News

Eaton Sales Up 7% in Third Quarter

Eaton Corp. announced record net income per share of $1.71 for the third quarter of 2007, an increase of 6 percent over net income per share of $1.62 in the third quarter of 2006. Sales in the quarte

October 12, 2007 - Industry News

Volvo Sponsors OOIDA Safe Driving Award

Volvo Trucks North America said it will sponsor the Owner-Operators Independent Drivers Association's (OOIDA) Safe Driving Award Program. The program recognizes and rewards OOIDA members for their safe

October 12, 2007 - Industry News

FMCSA, Former NASCAR Driver Promote Trucker Seat Belt Use

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has unveiled a public service announcement featuring former NASCAR driver Rusty Wallace, currently an analyst for ESPN and ABC Sports, who reminds trucker

October 12, 2007 - Industry News

Barr-Nunn Raises Owner-Operator Pay Again

Iowa-based Barr-Nunn Transportation is offering its owner-operators a fourth pay raise in 2007. Starting Dec. 14, over-the-road owner-operators with a hazmat will receive starting pay of 90 cents for practical miles.

October 12, 2007 - Industry News

Nov. 16 is Sign-up Deadline for HDAW One-on-One Business Meetings

The deadline for distributors to register for the One-on-One Business Meetings program at the Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week (HDAW) Conference is Friday, Nov. 16. HDAW 2008 will be held Monday, Jan. 21

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October 12, 2007 - Industry News

J.B. Hunt Shows Decline in 3Q Earnings

J.B. Hunt Transport Services announced third quarter 2007 net earnings of $50.8 million, or diluted earnings per share of 38 cents versus 2006 third quarter earnings of $57.8 million, or 39 cents per diluted share

October 12, 2007 - Industry News

U.S. Xpress Enterprises Goes Private

Patrick E. Quinn and Max L. Fuller, on behalf of Chattanooga, Tenn.-based New Mountain Lake Acquisition Co., announced Friday the successful completion of their planned purchase of U.S. Xpress Enterprises Inc

October 12, 2007 - Industry News

Eaton Continues UltraShift Family Expansion

Eaton Corp. has announced that the company's family of automated medium- and heavy-duty transmissions now includes 49 configurations that are currently operating in North America. The announcement follow

October 11, 2007 - Industry News

Arsenault 2008 Dossier Fleet Calendar Features Photo Winners

The 2008 wall calendar from Arsenault Associates will feature 12 winners of a Dossier fleet photo contest. The calendar will be distributed to Dossier users and is available free on request to other fleet professionals.

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