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February 7, 2006 - Industry News

Celadon Wins TCA Safety Award – Again

For a second consecutive year, Celadon Trucking Services has been announced as the first-place winner of the Truckload Carriers Association’s National Fleet Safety Award among carriers that haul more than 100 million miles annually.

February 7, 2006 - Industry News

C.N. Wood Co. Carries Heil in New England

C.N. Wood Co. Inc., has been named an authorized Heil Environmental distributor. The company has been a family-owned distributorship in New England since 196

February 7, 2006 - Industry News

International’s AWARE Telematics System Wins Award

International Truck and Engine Corp. is the first truck and bus manufacturer to offer a telematics solution for buses, medium- and heavy-duty vehicles.

February 7, 2006 - Industry News

CFI Honors December Drivers of the Month

A half-dozen CFI drivers have been recognized as driver award recipients for the month of December. CFI, an international truckload carrier based in Joplin, Mo.,

February 7, 2006 - Industry News

Castrol Tection Extra Expanding to Flying J and Pilot

BP Lubricants USA Inc. said it is expanding its distribution channels for its Castrol Tection Extra brand to include truckstops.

February 7, 2006 - Industry News

ATA Backs Idle-Reduction Tax Act of 2006

The American Trucking Associations announced Tuesday that it endorses the proposed tax credit for purchasing idling reduction equipment for commercial vehicles introduced in the U.S. House of Representative

February 7, 2006 - Industry News

NTSB Issues 11 Air Brake Safety Recommendations

The National Transportation Safety Board adopted a final report Tuesday of a runaway truck accident in Pennsylvania that has shown the consequences of improper maintenance on automatic slack adjusters for air brake systems.

February 7, 2006 - Industry News

ArvinMeritor Announces Winner of Brake Parts Promotion at HDAW

At the recent Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week (HDAW) in Las Vegas, John Minor, executive vice president and COO of Midwest Wheel Companies, Des Moines, was selected the winne

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February 6, 2006 - Industry News

Kenworth Names 2006 Dealer Service Council

Kenworth Truck Co. has named members of its 2006 Kenworth Service Council, which is comprised of leading service managers representing Kenworth dealerships in the United States and Canada

February 6, 2006 - Industry News

New President for Ameritruck Dealership

Ameritruck LLC, a Charlotte, S.C.-based heavy-duty truck dealership, has announced that Jon Tepper has been named president and member/manager. This includes the Nationstruck dealer division

February 3, 2006 - Industry News

Air-Weigh Scales Available as Option on Mack Models

The Air-Weigh in-dash on-board truck scale is now offered as a factory option for Mack Truck highway models with air rear suspensions

February 3, 2006 - Industry News

Melton Increasing Fleet to Nearly 900 Trucks in 2006

Melton Truck Lines Inc., a Tulsa, Okla.-based flatbed carrier has announced plans to increase its fleet to nearly 900 trucks by the end of 2006.

February 3, 2006 - Industry News

SmarTire Offered on Pierce Firefighting Vehicles

SmarTire Systems Inc. has announced that Pierce Manufacturing Inc., an Oshkosh Truck Corp. company, will include the SmarTire active tire pressure monitoring system as an option for new and existing firefighting vehicles

February 3, 2006 - Industry News

Midnight Trucking Radio Hosts Aaron Tippin at MATS

Eric Harley and Gary McNamara, hosts of The Midnight Trucking Radio Network (MTRN), will welcome Country Music Legend Aaron Tippin at this year’s Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, Ky.

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February 3, 2006 - Industry News

Ryder Systems Fourth Quarter Earnings Up 11%

Ryder System Inc. announced earnings from continuing operations were $59.5 million for the fourth quarter of 2005, up 11 percent from $53.4 million of comparable earnings in the year-earlier period.

February 3, 2006 - Industry News

TCA Hosts Driver Turnover Audio Conference Feb. 23

“Taking Control of Driver Turnover: Discovering The Truth About Why Drivers Leave And What You Can Do About It," is the name of a Feb. 23 audio conference sponsored by the Truckload Carriers Association

February 2, 2006 - Industry News

WIX Filters Announces “Party Like a Rock Star” Sweepstakes

WIX Filters has announced the WIX “Party Like a Rock Star” Sweepstakes, a new year-long contest that enables four lucky race fans to experience an all-expense-paid VIP trip to the 2007 NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series even

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February 2, 2006 - Industry News

Landstar Reports 36% Increase in Revenue

Landstar System Inc. reported a 36 percent increase in revenue to a record $800 million in the 14-week 2005 fourth quarter, up from $590 million in the 13-week 2004 fourth quarter.

February 2, 2006 - Industry News

Annette Sandberg Leaving Top FMCSA Post

Annette Sandberg, administrator of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration for the past two and a half years, has announced in a letter to the White House that she is resigning her post as of March 1

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February 1, 2006 - Industry News

Schneider National Cites 33 Consecutive Years of Growth

Schneider National Inc., Green Bay, Wis., has reported solid financial performance for 2005, achieving consolidated revenue growth and ending the year with $3.5 billion in revenue, up from $3.2 billion in 2004.

February 1, 2006 - Industry News

Study Cites Cost of Highway Bottlenecks to Truckers

Bottlenecks on highways throughout the nation idled trucks for more than 243 million hours in 2004, costing U.S. trucking companies $7.8 billion, according to a study prepared for the Federal Highway Administration.

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January 31, 2006 - Industry News

Lowe's Lauds J.B. Hunt Transport for a Third Year

J. B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. announced the company has been recognized by Lowe's Companies Inc., one of the world's largest home improvement retailers, with the prestigious 2005 Intermodal Provider of the Year award.

January 31, 2006 - Industry News

Knight Transportation Opens 3 New Service Centers

Knight Transportation Inc. has announced the official opening of three new service centers.

January 31, 2006 - Industry News

CONEXPO Asia 2006 Adding More Exhibitors

CONEXPO Asia 2006 continues to add exhibitors and become global in scope. Major Chinese and European construction equipment manufacturers have signed on to exhibit, joining the major North American equipment manufacturers

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January 31, 2006 - Industry News

Kenworth Makes Bendix ABS-6 Standard on Class 8 Models

Kenworth Truck Co. has announced that the Bendix ABS-6 System is now standard on Kenworth Class 8 trucks with air brake systems.

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