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May 30, 2006 - Industry News

SCTA Picks Mitchell 1’s Service for Challenge

Mitchell 1, a provider of technical information for vehicle maintenance, service and repair, said the South Carolina Trucking Association has selected the company’s Tractor-Trailer.net web-based servic

May 30, 2006 - Industry News

Trucking’s Transition to ULSD Begins Thursday

Tomorrow marks another step in a long line of environmental improvements as the trucking industry begins the transition to ultra low sulfur diesel fuel

May 30, 2006 - Industry News

Frame Straightening Clinic Slated for September

The American Council of Frame and Alignment Specialists (ACOFAS) will hold another technician training clinic in early September in Akron, Ohio. No dates have yet been set for the two-day seminar, which will focus on truck and traile

May 30, 2006 - Industry News

Schneider National Honors Award-winning Drivers

Schneider National Inc. has announced the winners of its 2005 Schneider Presidential and Orange Heart Awards. Each year, Schneider recognizes those drivers who have demonstrated outstanding service in several categories,

May 26, 2006 - Industry News

TA Adds New Franchise in Oakley, Kansas

TravelCenters of America (TA) has added a new franchise facility in Oakley, Kan., to its growing network.

May 26, 2006 - Industry News

PHH Arval and First Fleet Form New Truck Group

PHH Arval and First Fleet Corp., subsidiaries of PHH Corp., have formed a new dedicated truck group called PHH FirstFleet.

May 25, 2006 - Industry News

80 MPH Speed Limit Gets the Nod in Parts of Texas

Drivers in rural areas of Texas now enjoy higher speed limits on portions of Interstate 10 and Interstate 20.

May 25, 2006 - Industry News

PierPass Program Diverts 2 Million Trucks from Daytime Traffic

PierPass Inc. said more than 2 million truck trips have been diverted from peak daytime traffic since the start of the OffPeak program on July 23, 2005.

May 25, 2006 - Industry News

ATA Truck Tonnage Index Up 2% in April

The American Trucking Associations’ advanced seasonally adjusted for-hire Truck Tonnage Index increased 2 percent in April, following a revised 2.9 percent drop in March

May 25, 2006 - Industry News

Sitton Motor Lines Receives Safety Award

Sitton Motor Lines was recently awarded first place in the General Commodities Truckload/Line-Haul Division, 50-100 million miles category of the ATA National Truck Safety Contest.

May 25, 2006 - Industry News

Fuel Prices Pushing Folks Out of Trucks, SUVs

The cost of fuel has reached a level that is driving people out of gas-guzzling pickups and SUVs, according to Consumer Reports magazine

May 25, 2006 - Industry News

SuperRigs Truck Beauty Contest June 22-24 in Sacramento

The 24th annual Shell Rotella SuperRigs truck beauty contest will be held June 22-24 at the Sacramento 49er Travel Plaza in Sacramento, Calif.

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May 24, 2006 - Industry News

Cooper Named Expeditor of the Year

UFS Insight Inc. and the ExpressTrucking.com Network have named Randy Cooper as the 2005 Expediter Of The Year.

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May 24, 2006 - Industry News

SiriCOMM Provides Service to 260 PrePass Sites

SiriCOMM Inc. has entered into a network access services agreement with ACS Government Solutions Inc. (ACS) to provide data access at each of 260 PrePass weigh station sites in 25 states.

May 24, 2006 - Industry News

MEMA Legislative Summit June 7-8

Time is running out to register for the Motor & Equipment Manufacturing Association’s (MEMA) Legislative Summit, scheduled Wednesday and Thursday, June 7-8, in Washington, D.C

May 24, 2006 - Industry News

Bridgestone Firestone Continues TA Relationship

Bridgestone Firestone North American Tire (BFNT) and TravelCenters of America (TA) announced they will continue their long-term agreement to sell Bridgestone, Firestone and Oncor truck tires in TA travel centers.

May 24, 2006 - Industry News

Freight Transportation Conference Sept. 13-14 in Indianapolis

FTR Associates, a transportation freight forecasting and research firm, has scheduled a conference Sept. 13 and 14 in Indianapolis, Ind. entitled, “America’s Freight Transportation Through 2010.”

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May 24, 2006 - Industry News

Con-way Upgrades With ObjectFX Technology

ObjectFX Corp., said Con-way Inc. has deployed its SpatialFX geospatial development and deployment software platform for enhancements to a major scheduling and dispatching system.

May 24, 2006 - Industry News

Knight Transportation Opens Tulsa Service Center

Knight Transportation Inc. announced the official opening of its 30th service center. This new service center is located in Tulsa, Okla., and will provide dry van transportation services

May 24, 2006 - Industry News

Affiliated Foods Utilizes Dossier Software

Arsenault Associates announced that Affiliated Foods Midwest Cooperative has implemented Dossier maintenance management software at its million-square-foot warehouse in Norfolk, Neb.

May 23, 2006 - Industry News

Speedco Opens Store in Beaverdam, Ohio

Located off I-75, Exit 135, in Beaverdam, Ohio is the newest Speedco Inc. store. This marks the 40th store for the company, which provides on-highway lube and tire service

May 23, 2006 - Industry News

deBoer Fleet Adopts Transportation Costing Group System

Transportation Costing Group (TCG), specialists in Profitability Management Tools and activity-based cost analysis for the transportation industry, has announced that Blenker, Wis.-based deBoer Transportation Inc.

May 23, 2006 - Industry News

TW Transport Announces Innovative Pay Package

Spokane, Wash.-based TW Transport Inc. has announced a new pay package for company drivers in addition to their current mileage pay and benefits

May 23, 2006 - Industry News

Roadcheck 2006 Targets Unsafe Tractor-Trailers

About 10,000 specially-trained and certified officers will blanket North America's roadways June 6-8 to prevent truck and bus accidents and save lives.

May 23, 2006 - Industry News

Western Star Trucks Expands Stratosphere Sleeper Line

Shown is the interior of Western Star's new 82-inch Stratosphere sleeper.

Western Star Trucks has introduced three new Stratosphere sleepers, including 40- and 54-inch sizes as well as an 82-inch Ultra High model, the industry's largest sleeper by interior volume

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