April 6, 2006 - Industry News
TransCore's GlobalWave in-cab satellite-based mobile communications and asset tracking system is now compatible with McLeod Software for transportation management solutions
New Century Transportation Inc., Westampton, N.J., has announced an increase in its professional driver compensation, effective April 16, 2006.
Twenty-one National Truck Equipment Association (NTEA) member companies achieved Member Verification Program (MVP) status in the first quarter of 2006, ending March 31, 2006
Cube Route has announced that Empire Distributors Inc., a wholesale distributor of alcoholic beverages in the Southeastern United States, is using the Cube Route Visibility Solution to gain insight into its delivery operations.
Chromed engines, mountain blue prismatic paint jobs and trucks that light up the night are just a few of the highlights you can expect at the people’s choice SelecTrucks Best of Show competition.
PRIMMS LP President Robert Shingle of Lisle, Ill., was unanimously selected by the members of the Truck Renting and Leasing Association as its 2006-2007 chairman at the association’s 2006 annual meeting in San Diego, Calif
April 5, 2006 - Industry News
HeavyTruckAndEquipmntWholesaler (HTAEW.com) – the first web site dedicated entirely to truck dealers and leasing companies that buy and sell wholesale between themselve
April 4, 2006 - Industry News
Mitchell 1, a San Diego-based company that provides technical information for vehicle maintenance, service and repair, and O’Reilly Automotive Inc., a specialty retailer of automotive aftermarket parts,
Distribution Technologies Inc. (DistTech), an Ohio-based fleet specializing in liquid bulk commodities, has named 28 company drivers to its Million Miles Club and another three drivers to the Two Million Miles Club.
California-based Phillips Industries has announced that Ryder Systems Inc. has chosen its Permalite fluorescent trailer lighting fixture as standard equipment for all new refrigerated trailer purchases.
Schneider National Inc., the nation's largest truckload provider, said it will hire 100 new professional truck drivers in the greater Tulsa, Okla., area.
April 3, 2006 - Industry News
CRST has opened its new Career Center. incorporating CRST Van Expedited, CRST Malone and CRST Premier Transport all under one umbrella
Shell Lubricants has announced that the 24th annual Shell Rotella SuperRigs truck beauty contest will be held June 22-24 at the Sacramento 49er Travel Plaza in Sacramento, Calif.
TransCore's GlobalWave in-cab satellite-based mobile communications and asset tracking system is now compatible with McLeod Software
FCC Equipment Financing Inc., a subsidiary of Caterpillar Financial Services Corp., has released a report designed to provide a number of views on the current status of the trucking industry and future forecasts
Barr-Nunn Transportation recently increased the sign-on bonus for new drivers.
All drivers who attend orientation and graduate by April 28, 2006, are eligible for the new rates.
The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) is seeking motor carrier data to measure the effects of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration's hours of service provision that substantially altered the sleeper berth
The DataTrac Pro, the newest model in STEMCO’s DataTrac electronic mileage counter and trip recorder line, is now available. The first programmable mileage counter on the market for the trucking industry
Utility Trailer Manufacturing Co., a California-based manufacturer of reefers, dry freight vans, flatbeds, and Tautliner curtainsided trailers, said its independent dealer, Craftsmen Industries Inc., is expanding
March 31, 2006 - Industry News
Paccar has targeted an ambitious goal of 30 percent improvement in vehicle fuel efficiency for selected medium-duty applications over the next seven years utilizing hybrid technology as a key contributor to achieving this objective,
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McLeod Software Corp. will unveil its new LoadMaster Brokerage/Logistic solution at the Transportation Intermediaries Association’s 28th Annual Convention and Trade Show April 6-8, 2006 in Tucson, Ariz.
March 30, 2006 - Industry News
TravelCenters of America has announced that idling-reduction technology will be installed at 50 TA locations over the next 15 months, following a recent partnership agreement with IdleAire Technologies
In return for a $10 contribution to Hurricane Katrina relief, visitors to this year’s Waste Expo show in Las Vegas will have the opportunity to see how quickly they can search through bins full of stuffed toy Mack bulldog
The 2006 edition of the Mid-America Trucking Show shattered every record for heavy-duty trucking tradeshows, with 1,144 exhibitors representing 46 states and 11 foreign countries
Describing the nation's roads, ports, railroads and airports as the backbone of global trade, UPS' chief executive officer today warned that America was taking a chance with its future by neglecting its infrastructure.
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