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January 30, 2005 - Industry News

HazMat News Part 2: Chemical Leak Shuts Down I-80 in Central Pennsylvania, No Injuries Reported

CentreDaily.com, State College, Pa., reported that a 25 mile stretch of I-80 reopened Friday after emergency workers contained a hazardous-gas leak from a tanker truck

Tags: Highways

January 30, 2005 - Industry News

Rail Hazmat Woes Could Impact Trucking

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention based in Atlanta says in a new report that railroad shipments of hazardous chemicals should be routed away from densely populated areas whenever possible to avoid accident

Tags: Highways

January 30, 2005 - Industry News

KonaWare Moves to Add RFID to Low-Cost LTL, Private Fleet Solutions

KonaWare is back in the trucking tech news

January 28, 2005 - Industry News

CFS Announces Leon Settles Memorial Scholarship Fund

The board of directors of the Council of Fleet Specialists has announced the establishment of a scholarship fund to honor industry veteran Leon Settle

January 28, 2005 - Industry News

TMC Names Starrett Driver of Quarter

Starrett

TMC Transportation of Des Moines, Iowa, has honored Dana Starrett with the Driver of the Quarter Award for the fourth quarter of 2004

January 28, 2005 - Industry News

Schneider Names Van Alstine Senior Vice President of Sales

Schneider National Inc. announced Friday that Dan Van Alstine has been named senior vice president of sales effective immediately

January 28, 2005 - Industry News

XATA Releases First Quarter Results

XATA Corp. reported net sales of $4.5 million in its first quarter of fiscal 2005, which ended Dec. 31, 2004, compared to $3.3 million in the first quarter of fiscal 2004

January 28, 2005 - Industry News

Sawyer Brown Headlines Kenworth’s Mid-America Trucker Concert

Sawyer Brown in their don't-mess-with-us pose.

Kenworth Truck Co. announced that its 17th annual Trucker Appreciation Concert, Friday, April 1, at the 2005 Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, Ky., will be headlined by the country group Sawyer Brown

Tags: Events

January 28, 2005 - Industry News

ITW Acquires Permatex and Wynn Oil

Wynn Oil products

ITW Performance Polymers, Danvers, Mass., announced that it recently acquired Permatex Inc. and the Wynn Oil Co

January 27, 2005 - Industry News

Eliminor Teams With Mobileye For Driver Monitoring, Possible Insurance Benefits

Eluminor of Calgary, Alberta, Canada, announced it is incorporating Mobileye Vision Technologies' advanced driver assistance systems to complement its Vehicle and Driving Monitoring Syste

January 27, 2005 - Industry News

Computer Viruses Spreading to Vehicle Systems?

Web technology news provider CNET.com reported last week that a Russian security company was asked how to disinfect the onboard computers of several Lexus models

January 27, 2005 - Industry News

Barr-Nunn To Pay Owner-Operator Fuel Taxes

Barr-Nunn Transportation, Granger, Iowa, announced that effective March 1, 2005, it will pay monthly fuel taxes for all Barr-Nunn Contractors

January 27, 2005 - Industry News

Overnite Reports

LTL Carrier Overnite Corp., Richmond, Va., reported Thursday that it had earned $63.3 million, or $2.27 a share, on sales of $1.65 billio

January 27, 2005 - Industry News

Golly Gee, What a Surprise

NBC Channel 5 in Chicago reported yesterday that big trucks have been avoiding Chicago area tollways since tolls doubled for trucks on New Year’s Day

Tags: Highways

January 27, 2005 - Industry News

Arkansas Best Reports

Transportation holding company Arkansas Best Corp., Ft. Smith, Ark., reported Thursday that its fourth-quarter profit rose 66% on increased revenue from LTL carrier ABF Freight System

January 27, 2005 - Industry News

SHIPA Size and Weight Bill Re-Introduced in Congress

The American Trucking Associations reports on its Web site that the "Safe Highways and Infrastructure Preservation Act" was re-introduced in Congress

Tags: Highways

January 27, 2005 - Industry News

Yellow Roadway Reports

Yellow Roadway Corp., Overland Park, Kan., announced yesterday that Roadway Express and Yellow Transportation had seen the highest revenue and operating income eve

January 27, 2005 - Industry News

UPS Reports

Parcel giant UPS, Atlanta, Ga., yesterday reported a revenue gain of 10.2% in its fourth quarter and earnings of $0.76 per diluted share, up 1.3% compared to the prior-yea

January 27, 2005 - Industry News

Swift Reports

Truckload carrier Swift Transportation Co. Inc., Pheonix, Ariz., reported this week that its revenues for the fourth quarter of 2004 increased 23.2% to $785.5 million compared with $637.6 millio

January 27, 2005 - Industry News

Old Dominion Reports

LTL carrier Old Dominion Freight Line Inc., Thomasville, N.C., on Thursday announced record financial results for the fourth quarter and yea

January 27, 2005 - Industry News

Landstar Reports

Landstar System Inc., Jacksonville, Fla., reported a 36% increase in revenue to a record $590 million in the 2004 fourth quarter, up from $434 millio

January 27, 2005 - Industry News

Jeff Foster Trucking Selects IDSC Software

Integrated Decision Support Corp., Richardson, Texas, announced that Jeff Foster Trucking Inc. has licensed Trip Alert and Expert Fuel transportation optimization software

January 27, 2005 - Industry News

Air, Land & Sea Express Selects Trans-Soft

Trans-Soft Inc., Scottsdale, Ariz., a software provider for freight forwarding and logistics, announced that Air, Land & Sea Express has implemented Trans-Soft’s TS2000 Plus and TS2000Net freight forwarding software

January 27, 2005 - Industry News

In Technology Selection and Deployment, Don’t Leave Learning Curve to the Other Guy

Technology can do more than automate trucking processes; it can change, merge or eliminate them to attain far greater efficiency

January 26, 2005 - Industry News

Marten Transport Reports Higher Revenue, Increased Earnings

Temperature-controlled truckload carrier Marten Transport Ltd., Mondovi, Wisc., released its fourth quarter and year-end results Wednesday

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