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March 28, 2005 - Industry News

Virginia Adds Big Fines, License Points in Tightened Hampton Roads Clearance Crackdown

The Hampton Roads Bridge Tunnel in a VDOT photo, circa 1990.

The Associated Press reported Monday that the fine for driving a truck higher than 13 ft. 6 inches through the westbound tube of the Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel is going up as of July 1

Tags: Highways

March 28, 2005 - Industry News

Split Speed Limits Set to Spread in Tennessee

The Tennesean, Nashville, Tenn., reported Monday that authorities may soon impose split speed limits: 10 mph lower for trucks than for everyone else

Tags: Highways

March 28, 2005 - Industry News

Fedex Freight Expands Facilities Nationwide

In a Monday press release, FedEx Freight, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp., said the company continues its “aggressive nationwide expansion by opening four new service centers and expanding a fift

March 28, 2005 - Industry News

ATA’s Costello: Truck Tonnage Down, But Take a Closer Look

According to the latest figures from the American Trucking Associations, the seasonally adjusted for-hire Truck Tonnage Index fell 2.2 percent to 115.

Tags: Economy

March 28, 2005 - Industry News

Jones Performance Debuts Fiberglass Pete 379 Hood at MATS

Jones Performance Products will unveil the first-ever fiberglass hood for the 379 Peterbilt at the Mid-America Trucking Show this week

Tags: Events

March 28, 2005 - Industry News

New Century Raises Driver Pay

New Century Transportation, with headquarters in Westampton, N.J., has announced an increase in its driver compensation, effective April 10

March 28, 2005 - Industry News

TRIB Putting a Shine on Tire Expo

The Tire Retread Information Bureau (TRIB) will be providing free shoeshines to all attendees at the upcoming World Tire Expo to be held in Louisville, Ky., April 20-22, 2005.

Tags: Events

March 28, 2005 - Industry News

Danny Herman Trucking Announces Drivers of the Year

Danny Herman Trucking has named Jim and John Partin Drivers of the Year and Alfred Truesdale as Owner-Operator of the Year for 2004

March 27, 2005 - Industry News

Iridium Seeks Supply Chain Customers for Satellite Data Service

Remember Iridium Satellite? If not, you’re forgiven. Iridium was one of the first low-earth-orbit satellite projects to actually open for business in 1998

March 27, 2005 - Industry News

UPS Pilots May Vote to Strike, But Don’t Worry About It Just Yet

The union representing 2,500 pilots at United Parcel Service Inc. has called for a vote to authorize a strike that could severely cripple the nation’s largest carrier

March 24, 2005 - Industry News

Secretary of Transportation Mineta Will Lead Campaign Urging Truck Drivers to Buckle Up

U.S. Secretary of Transportation Norman Y. Mineta will be in Louisville during the Mid-America Trucking Show next week to kick off the Be Ready-Be Buckled campaig

March 24, 2005 - Industry News

Tough Hazmat Legislation Introduced in Congress

The American Trucking Assns. reported on its web site yesterday that legislation has been re-introduced by Representative Markey (D-MA) entitled the “Extremely Hazardous Materials Transportation Security Act of 2005.

March 24, 2005 - Industry News

Arnold Rewards Top 66 On-Time Drivers

Arnold Transportation, Jacksonville, Fla., recently honored 66 drivers who achieved at least two years of 100% on-time service

March 24, 2005 - Industry News

Truck-Lite Marks 50 Years in Business

According to a recent account of the company’s history, Truck-Lite Co. Inc. of Falconer, N.Y., was founded fifty years ago in Jamestown, N.Y

March 24, 2005 - Industry News

Bridgestone Firestone, Bandag and Ryder Sign Pact

Bridgestone Firestone North American Tire LLC of Nashville, Tenn., and Ryder System Inc. have extended an agreement for tire supplies which began in 1990.

March 23, 2005 - Industry News

Acccouting & Finance Council Will Gather in Nashville in June

The National Accounting & Finance Council of the American Trucking Associations will hold its 2005 Annual Conference and Exhibit Forum at the Renaissance Nashville Hote

March 23, 2005 - Industry News

Spring and Ramp Meters Are Breaking Out All Over

The Georgia Department of Transportation announced it is installing ramp meters on Interstate 75/85 in Atlanta

Tags: Highways

March 23, 2005 - Industry News

Road Work Delays Announced for I-95 in Delaware and I-80 in Eastern Pennsylvania

The American Trucking Associations has disseminated these major highway notices to its members and the press

Tags: Highways

March 23, 2005 - Industry News

Texas Star Express Announces 2004 Drivers of the Year

Texas Star Express, Rockwall, Texas, announced it has named its Owner Operator of the Year and Company Driver of the year

March 23, 2005 - Industry News

ACCA Becomes XLS

The Air Courier Conference of America recently announced a new corporate identity that better reflects its membership and the nature of their businesses

March 23, 2005 - Industry News

Melton Announces Driver Pay Increase, New Trucks

Melton Truck Lines Inc., Tulsa, Okla. is increasing company and contract drivers pay by $.03 per mile starting May 1st

March 23, 2005 - Industry News

McLeod Software Adds Communications Manager

McLeod Software Corp. of Birmingham, Ala., a provider of transportation management software, recently appointed Melissa Snow-Clark as communications manager

March 23, 2005 - Industry News

Hub Group Renames Logisitics Unit Unyson Logistics

Hub Group Inc., Downers Grove, Ill., announced yesterday that the company’s logistics unit, formerly known as Hub Logistics, has new name: Unyson Logistics

March 23, 2005 - Industry News

Maptuit Set to Launch Internet-Based, Truck-Sensitive, Fuel-Optimized Routes for Owner Operators

Maptuit Corp., Burlington, Mass., announced it will deliver FleetNav Express to the owner operator market later this year

March 23, 2005 - Industry News

Convoy for St. Jude Slated for May 28

A "Convoy for St. Jude" will be held May 28, starting at the Petro in Knoxville, Tenn. on I40 and ending at the Petro in West Memphis, Ark

Tags: Events

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