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December 12, 2004 - Industry News

TRIB to Conduct Retreading Workshop for Travel Plaza and Truckstop Owners

Harvey Brodsky, Managing Director of the Tire Retread Information Bureau (TRIB)will conduct a workshop on retreading at the annual convention of the National Association of Truck Stop Operators

December 10, 2004 - Industry News

Werner Gets an Exemption? Maybe We Need One Too!

Some tech companies tell Truckinginfo.com that in the last two weeks, a number of fleet customers have called to ask if the automated driver log systems they have been using are illegal

December 10, 2004 - Industry News

Golden State Regulators Lower The Boom on Truck Emissions

The California Air Resources Board has moved to force owners of nearly 58,000 heavy-duty trucks built between 1993 and 1999 to upgrade onboard software to reduce smog-forming emissions

December 10, 2004 - Industry News

Heartland Declares Dividend

The board of directors of Heartland Express Inc., Coralville, Iowa, last week declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of 2 cents per shar

December 10, 2004 - Industry News

U.S. Xpress Sets Stock Sale

PriceTruckload carrier U.S. Xpress Enterprises Inc. Friday announced the public offering of four million shares of its Class A common stock priced at $25.25 per share

December 10, 2004 - Industry News

Major LTL to Install Customized MobileMax MultiMode System

GeoLogic Solutions announced last week that LTL carrier Southeastern Freight Lines has selected GeoLogic to deliver its next-generation wireless communications solution

December 10, 2004 - Industry News

Glacier Offers Sunlight-Readable PC Screen

Glacier GX 1000 A mounted in a truck cab.

Glacier Computer has introduced its new sunlight-readable LCD enhancement, which makes Glacier’s GX 1000 computer easy to read in any environment

December 10, 2004 - Industry News

The Latest Email Hoax: Telemarketers Get Your Cellphone Number

The Washington Post reported last week that an e-mail chain circulating claims all wireless phone numbers will soon be made public to telemarketing firms

December 10, 2004 - Industry News

Tampa Hosts TMC Annual Meeting and Exhibition in February

The Technology & Maintenance Council will hold its 2005 Annual Meeting and Transportation Technology Exhibition Feb. 15 to 18 at the Tampa Convention Center, Tampa, Fla

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December 9, 2004 - Industry News

Enforcement Authorities Crack Down on I-75 Truckers

The Chattanooga Times Free Press reported Thursday that a multiagency commercial vehicle enforcement initiative was launched in Georgia, and a key focus of the effort is along Interstate 75 in North Georgia

Tags: Highways

December 9, 2004 - Industry News

First Fleet Poll: Private Fleets Use Telematics Less for Location Than to Monitor Drivers, Spec Trucks, Save Fuel

According to a First Fleet survey of private fleet executives, technology is gaining credibility in private fleets and is often used more to control fuel costs than to monitor truck location

December 9, 2004 - Industry News

N.J. Turnpike Will Study Bottleneck For 18 Months

The Garden State Parkway logo became part of the the New Jersey Turnpike logo when the separate authories were merged in 2003.

The New Jersey Turnpike Authority is launching an 18-month engineering study prior to finalizing a proposed $1.3 billion project to expand the critical toll road in the central part of the stat

Tags: Highways

December 9, 2004 - Industry News

GEOCOMtms and Vocantas Will Offer Integrated Truck Routing, Automated Customer Phone System

Routing and optimization technology provider GEOCOMtms has teamed up with Vocantas Inc. to bring automated customer self-service and home delivery scheduling to the retail industry

December 9, 2004 - Industry News

Port Operator Switches to Alternative Diesel Fuel

Long Beach Container Terminal Inc., a marine terminal operator at the Port of Long Beach, announced it is converting all diesel-powered yard equipment to a newly developed and cleaner burning oxygenated diesel fuel

December 9, 2004 - Industry News

Scotts Co. Names J.B. Hunt Core Carrier of the Year

J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. has received The Scotts Co.’s 2004 Core Carrier of the Year award

December 9, 2004 - Industry News

Power2Ship Inks Deal with Food Distributors, Forms 3 Divisions

Power2Ship announced has entered into agreements with Grocery Products Distribution Services and its subsidiary, Associated Warehouses Inc

December 9, 2004 - Industry News

TripPak OVERNIGHT Wins Recognition From Truckstop Travel Plaza News

Affiliated Computer Services Inc., announced that its TripPak OVERNIGHT express mail service, developed in conjunction with DHL, has been named product of the year by Truckstop Travel Plaza New

December 9, 2004 - Industry News

2005 NTEA Directory of Truck and Truck Equipment Available Next Month

The National Truck Equipment Assn., Farmington Hills, Mich., announced that its 2005 Membership Roster & Product Directory will be available early next month

December 8, 2004 - Industry News

Trucks Get Big Share of Growing NAFTA Pie

The Bureau of Transportation Statistics said Tuesday that since the implementation of the North American Free Trade Agreement a decade ago, U.S. surface transportation trade with Canada and Mexico has grown more than 80%

December 7, 2004 - Industry News

FMCSA to Outline Research & Technology Projects Jan. 9 in D.C. Forum

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administation’s Office of Research and Technology is sponsoring a forum to provide insight into research and technology the agency sponsors

December 7, 2004 - Industry News

Paccar Declares Extra Dividend

Paccar Inc.'s board of directors Tuesday declared an extra cash dividend of $2 per share, payable Jan. 5, 2005, to stockholders of record at the close of business on Dec. 20, 200

December 7, 2004 - Industry News

Flying J Dangles an Offer for Truckstop.Net Subscribers Without Service

Flying J said Tuesday that it will honor any outstanding balance of service remaining on Truckstop.net accounts held by professional drivers

December 7, 2004 - Industry News

World’s Biggest Truckstop to Grow Bigger

Iowa 80 TA Truckstop from the air.

Iowa 80 Group, Walcott, Iowa, has announced a multi-million dollar expansion and remodel at Iowa 80 TA Truckstop

December 7, 2004 - Industry News

John Christner Trucking Salutes Million Milers

John Christner Trucking, Salpula, Okla., recently recognized these 2004 Million Mile Drivers for their outstanding safety records

December 7, 2004 - Industry News

Carrier's Best Friend? TMW Unleashes The Dawg

Trucking enterprise management software provider TMW Systems Inc., Beachwood, Ohio, has introduced a business performance watchdog application

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