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November 18, 2005 - Industry News

International Introduces Factory-Installed No-Idle System

International Truck and Engine Corp. announced its plans for an integrated factory-installed reduced idle system to be available this spring.

November 18, 2005 - Industry News

Survey Names Averitt Leader in Third-Party Logistics, Expedited and LTL Services

Readers of Logistics Management recently named Averitt Express among the industry's best providers in three logistics categories

November 18, 2005 - Industry News

Paccar Earns National Medal of Technology

President George W. Bush has announced that Paccar is one of the recipients of the 2004 National Medal of Technology.

November 18, 2005 - Industry News

Schneider National Named Wal-Mart Intermodal Carrier of the Year

Wal-Mart Stores recently recognized Schneider National as the recipient of the company's annual "Carrier of the Year" award

November 17, 2005 - Industry News

Outstanding Used Trucker Dealers Recognized

Ronnie Jordan of Jordan Truck Sales, Carrollton, Ga., has been honored as The Truck Blue Book’s 2005 Independent Used Trucker Dealer of the Year.

November 17, 2005 - Industry News

Goodyear's 2006 NASCAR Tire Lease Program to Deploy RFID Technology

Goodyear will start the 2006 racing season with a new tire leasing program for NASCAR's top three series and racing's first deployment of Radio Frequency Identification technology (RFID

November 17, 2005 - Industry News

GeoLogic Issued Patent for Proximity Alert

GeoLogic Solutions, the transportation industry’s leading provider of multi-mode mobile communications and tracking systems, has been granted a patent by the U.S. Patent Office for its Proximity Alert

November 17, 2005 - Industry News

Mobile Crossing Announces Advanced WayPoint GPS Navigation Systems

Mobile Crossing, Sunnyvale, Calif., has announced significant upgrades to its WayPoint 100 and WayPoint 200 navigation systems, including national maps and numerous new software features,

November 17, 2005 - Industry News

Risk Higher for Truckers in the 11th Hour

The crash risk for truck drivers in the last hour of a now legal 11-hour day behind the wheel is more than three times higher than during the first hour, a Penn State research team has found

November 16, 2005 - Industry News

Transport Canada Publishes New ‘No Surprises’ Canadian HOS Rule

OTTAWA – Canadian truck drivers are going to have a new HOS rule in place by January 2007.

November 16, 2005 - Industry News

CSTK Acquires 4 Thermo King Dealerships

Central States Thermo King Inc. (CSTK), a provider of temperature control products and related services, has acquired the assets of Thermo King of Philadelphia Thermo King of Lehigh Valley, Allentown, Pa.; Thermo King of

November 16, 2005 - Industry News

New Truck Safety Research Targets Work Zone Crashes

The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI), the trucking industry’s not-for-profit research organization, has released a study that analyzes truck-related work zone crash data and offers ways to reduce those accidents.

November 15, 2005 - Industry News

Truck Driver Labor Availability Declines

According to FTR Associates, driver labor availability fell in October for the first time since June of this year with the largest decline since January 2005.

November 15, 2005 - Industry News

PSI Executive Elected to IANA’s Executive Board

Frank Sonzala, executive vice president of Pressure Systems International was elected to the executive board of Intermodal Association of North America (IANA) as vice chair for 2006

November 15, 2005 - Industry News

CVSN Plans First-Ever Meeting in Louisville

The Council of Fleet Specialist and The National Wheel and Rim Association have announced a preliminary agenda for the first-ever meeting of the new Commercial Vehicle Solutions Network.

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November 15, 2005 - Industry News

Des Moines Transportation Selects SkyBitz

With more than 60,000 units in the field SkyBitz – the satellite-based trailer tracking and information management service – said it has signed Des Moines Transportation to its customer base.

November 14, 2005 - Industry News

Hino Trucks Introduces its new City Tractor

Hino Trucks has joined with Fontaine Modification to introduce a Class 7 city tractor version of its Model 338 straight truck.

November 14, 2005 - Industry News

Getloaded.com Picks ObjectFX to Visualize Load Availability

ObjectFX Corp. has announced that Getloaded.com has enhanced its Internet Load Board for the Transportation Industry by deploying a new Load Availability Map based on SpatialFX,

November 14, 2005 - Industry News

ATA Outlines Truck Safety Initiatives

The head of the nation’s largest trucking group today asked the governors of 25 states to push for adoption of primary safety belt laws in their respective states.

November 11, 2005 - Industry News

Truck Drivers Needed in New Orleans To Help Spur Recovery

The Port of New Orleans is putting out the call nationally to attract truckers to haul cargo in and out of New Orleans and to help rebuild the economy of the Crescent City

November 10, 2005 - Industry News

ATA Disappointed by House Leaders’ Decision on Arctic Oil Drilling

Bill Graves, president and CEO of the American Trucking Associations, announced the trucking industry’s disappointment that House leaders this week stripped Arctic National Wildlife Refuge oil and gas drilling

November 9, 2005 - Industry News

Iteris Receives Yankee Cup Award for Technology Innovation and Ingenuity

Iteris Inc., Anaheim, Calif., which develops vision-based technology that enhances driver safety, has received the Yankee Cup Award for its innovative Lane Departure Warning (LDW) technology

November 8, 2005 - Industry News

PacLease Opens Three New Locations to Serve Maryland and Virginia

Paccar Leasing Co. has added three new PacLease Peterbilt franchise locations. The new PacLease locations will offer its customers lease and rental programs for Peterbilt heavy duty and medium duty trucks,

November 8, 2005 - Industry News

Emissions Compliance Could Cost $5,000-$10,000 Per Engine

Stricter diesel emissions standards starting with 2007 models could add $5,000 to $6,000 to the price of a new medium duty engine and $7,000 to $10,000 to a big bore Class 8 engine,

November 8, 2005 - Industry News

XATA Gets Fleet Contract for 420 of its Systems

XATA Corp., which provides onboard fleet management systems for private fleet transportation, has received a contract for the deployment of 420 XATANET systems into one of the nation's largest private truck fleets

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