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May 1, 2008 - Industry News

2 Million Miles for FedEx Hybrid Fleet

FedEx announced more than 2 million miles of revenue service for its existing hybrid-electric truck fleet and plans to buy 75 more.

May 1, 2008 - Industry News

Hyundai Translead Earns SmartWay Certification

Hyundai Translead announced its acceptance into the Environmental Protection Agency SmartWay Transport Partnership Program as a producer of an EPA SmartWay-Certified dry freight van trailer.

May 1, 2008 - Industry News

FleetPride Purchases Keller Truck Parts

FleetPride has finalized the acquisition of Keller Truck Parts. Keller has 11 locations across Delaware and Maryland

May 1, 2008 - Industry News

Highway Trust Fund Fix Being Debated as Part of Aviation Bill

An aviation funding bill being debated in the Senate contains a measure to shore up the federal Highway Trust Fund

May 1, 2008 - Industry News

West Coast Ports Close as Port Workers Protest

Truckers who haul into and out of West Coast ports were idled Thursday as dockworkers stages a day-long work shutdown to protest the Iraq war

May 1, 2008 - Industry News

Love's Adding Michelin Tires, Service

Michelin Americas Truck Tires and Love's Travel Stops have teamed up with an agreement that will see Love's expanding services at many locations to include tire and emergency road service

May 1, 2008 - Industry News

CSX Announces National Gateway Intermodal Infrastructure Project

CSX Corp. has launched the National Gateway, a $700 million public-private infrastructure initiative to create a highly efficient, intermodal freight transportation link between the Mid-Atlantic ports and the Midwest

Tags: Intermodal

April 30, 2008 - Industry News

Bridgestone Firestone Raises Prices

Bridgestone Firestone North American Tire and Bridgestone Firestone Canada announced price increases on Bridgestone and Firestone brand tire lines, as well as all associate brand tires.

April 30, 2008 - Industry News

Broadway Flying J Celebrates 45 Years

Broadway Flying J, Spokane, Wash., is celebrating its 45th anniversary

April 30, 2008 - Industry News

AIM Selling Alternator/Starter Business

Automotive Importing Manufacturing (AIM) has agreed to sell Motorcar Parts of America its operation that produces and sells new and remanufactured alternators and starters

April 30, 2008 - Industry News

ATA Testifies Before Congress

An American Trucking Associations representative recently testified before Congress that releasing oil from the Strategic Petroleum Reserves would help stabilize petroleum markets, reduce global demand for crude oil and ultimately lower fuel prices

Tags: Economy

April 30, 2008 - Industry News

TCA/ATRI Audio Conference on Speed and Training Impacts on Safety

The American Transportation Research Institute will talk about two important studies impacting fleets in an audio conference on May 15

Tags: Events

April 30, 2008 - Industry News

Interstate 40 Traffic Rerouted In Downtown Knoxville

A short segment of I-40 in downtown Knoxville, Tenn., will be closed for at last 14 months while the interstate is totally reconstructed as part of the final phase of the SmartFIX40 project

Tags: Highways

April 30, 2008 - Industry News

CDL Holders Must Re-Test When Moving to Illinois

Effective May 1, Illinois becomes the first state to require out-of-state CDL holders moving to Illinois to pass the written and road tests before they are issued an Illinois CDL

April 30, 2008 - Industry News

Infrastructure Report: Change or be Left Behind

The United States needs to overhaul its outdated regional infrastructure planning process and create a viable federal framework, or face compromising its ability to compete in a global marketplace, according to a new repor

Tags: Highways

April 30, 2008 - Industry News

Celadon Group Sees Revenue Rise, Earnings Fall

Indianapolis-based Celadon Group reported its financial and operating results for the three and nine months ended March 31, 2008,

April 30, 2008 - Industry News

SKF Has Record Profits, Sales

Sweden-based SKF reported record operating profit and record sales, both up by more than 8 percent, for the first quarter of 2008

April 30, 2008 - Industry News

Covenant Loses More Than Expected in First Quarter

Covenant Transportation Group, Chattanooga, Tenn., reported a net loss of $7.8 million for the first quarter, even though freight revenue (excluding fuel surcharges) increased 3.5 percent

April 30, 2008 - Industry News

Commercial Vehicle Group Reports First Quarter Results

Commercial Vehicle Group, New Albany, Ohio, reported revenues of $197 million for the first quarter ended March 31, 2008, compared to revenues of $198.8 million for the first quarter of 2007

April 30, 2008 - Industry News

Income Falls for Knight Transportation

Knight Transportation, Phoenix, Ariz., saw net income fall to $11.4 million from $16.6 million a year ago for the first quarter of 2008

April 30, 2008 - Industry News

Goodyear Announces Record First Quarter Results

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company reported record first quarter sales and its highest first quarter net income in several years

April 30, 2008 - Industry News

Fuel Tax Holiday Proposed in New York State

New York Assembly Republican Leader James Tedisco and the Assembly Republican Conference Wednesday called for relieving some of the pain at the pump by instituting a "summer holiday" from state fuel taxes

Tags: Fuel and Oil

April 30, 2008 - Industry News

Webinar to Address Multimodal Cargo Claim Issues

Delta Nu Alpha, an international organization of professionals in all areas of transportation and logistics, is hosting a webinar on the confusing area of multimodal cargo claim issues on May 15

Tags: Events

April 29, 2008 - Industry News

Kenworth of Mobile Opens Facility

Kenworth of Alabama recently relocated its Mobile, Ala., area dealership to a new facility that is twice as large as its former location and provides enhanced service, easier accessibility and a wider selection of new Kenworth trucks.

April 29, 2008 - Industry News

Fontaine Warns of Potential Danger from Non-OE Parts

Fontaine International has issued an advisory to warn customers about potential hazards from using non-genuine components, specifically the movable locking jaw and wedge, on their Fontaine No-Slack line of fifth wheels

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