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August 30, 2005 - Industry News

Utility Trailer’s Dealer Opens in Monroe, La.

Utility Trailer Manufacturing Co., a leading manufacturer of durable and lightweight dry freight vans, flatbeds, refrigerated vans, and Tautliner curtainsided trailers – has announced that its dealer, Utility Trailer Sales of Mississippi, has opened the door

August 30, 2005 - Industry News

Comdata, Fiscal in POS/Back Office Marketing Accord

Comdata Corp., which provides payment systems for the transportation and retail industries, has announced a marketing agreement with Fiscal Systems, a provider of integrated back-office and point-of-sale systems for travel centers, to market Fiscal’s Trav Star 1 system.

August 30, 2005 - Industry News

Werner Enterprises Launches Million Mile Club Web Site

Werner Enterprises, the Omaha, Neb.-based truckload transportation company, has launched its Million Mile Club web site at

August 30, 2005 - Industry News

DOT Launches Labor Day Drink and Drive Crackdown

Federal transportation officials have joined New York City metropolitan area traffic safety officials to kick off the largest ever “You Drink & Drive, You Lose” national enforcement crackdown.

August 29, 2005 - Industry News

Roadway Express Drivers Earn Six NTDC Awards, Including Rookie of the Year

Don Jepson, a Roadway Express driver account specialist from Milwaukee, Wis., was named Rookie of the Year at the 2005 National Truck Driving Championships held in Tampa, Fla.

August 29, 2005 - Industry News

Iridium Signs Value-Added Accord With Quake Global

Maryland-based Iridium Satellite has signed a value-added manufacturer agreement with Quake Global.

August 29, 2005 - Industry News

ATA Seeks Fuel Price Effects from Motor Carriers and Drivers

The American Trucking Assns. has launched an online initiative asking motor carriers and truck drivers to share anecdotal information about the effects of high fuel prices on their business.

August 29, 2005 - Industry News

IdleAire Marks Entry In Terminal Market With Arrow Trucking

IdleAire Technologies is introducing its Advanced Travel Center Electrification (ATE) Shorepower system into the terminal market, including fleet terminals, modal facilities, ports, border crossings and transfer facilities.

August 29, 2005 - Industry News

Schneider Logistics Inc. Completes Acquisition of American Port Services

Schneider Logistics Inc., an international lead logistics provider and part of the Schneider National enterprise, has completed the acquisition of American Port Services, a provider of port transloading/deconsolidation, warehousing and distribution services

August 29, 2005 - Industry News

TravelCenters of America Adds Ohio Facility

TravelCenters of America (TA) has added an existing facility in Wapakoneta, Ohio, to its growing network.

August 29, 2005 - Industry News

Cummins, Scania Form Joint Venture to Produce Next-Generation Fuel Systems

Cummins Inc. and Scania CV AB have signed a joint venture agreement to produce next-generation fuel systems for heavy-duty on-highway trucks

August 29, 2005 - Industry News

ATA Truck Tonnage Index Dropped 0.6% in July

American Trucking Assns.' advanced seasonally adjusted for-hire Truck Tonnage Index decreased 0.6% in July, marking its second consecutive monthly contraction after falling 0.2% in June.

August 25, 2005 - Industry News

Eight Fleets Select Iteris LDW Technology

Iteris Inc., a firm that has developed vision-based technology that enhances driver safety, said its Lane Departure Warning (LDW) technology will be installed on new trucks purchased by eight more commercial truck fleets across the country.

August 25, 2005 - Industry News

Keller Introduces New Log Checker Software

J. J. Keller & Associates Inc. has introduced an enhanced version of Log Checker, the software that helps transportation professionals automate the task of auditing drivers' logs for compliance with the FMCSA hours of service regulations,

August 25, 2005 - Industry News

Volvo Introduces VT 800 Daycab with Powerful Engine

Volvo Trucks North America Inc. has introduced a new heavy transport daycab – the Volvo VT 800.

August 25, 2005 - Industry News

Sirius Radio Introduces Traffic Data Service for 22 Metro Areas

Beginning in November, Sirius Satellite Radio will broadcast traffic data nationwide for 22 major U.S. metropolitan areas

August 24, 2005 - Industry News

CFI Honors June Drivers of the Month

CFI, an international truckload carrier based in Joplin, Mo., has announced the company’s monthly driver award recipients for June 2005

August 24, 2005 - Industry News

PHH Arval, FleetRisk Advisors Test Fleet Risk Factors

PHH Arval, a subsidiary of PHH Corp., has announced a partnership with FleetRisk Advisors, a provider of risk management and loss control services for the fleet transportation industry.

August 24, 2005 - Industry News

Trailiner Upgrades to MobileMax by GeoLogic Solutions

GeoLogic Solutions, a provider of multi-mode mobile communications and tracking systems, said Trailiner Corp. of Springfield, Mo., will be equipping its fleet of 300 tractors with GeoLogic’s MobileMax Multi-Mode solution

August 24, 2005 - Industry News

Mack Rawhide Adding Daycab, 70-inch Midrise Versions

Mack Trucks Inc. has announced it is adding daycab and 70-inch midrise versions of its new Rawhide edition, which the company introduced earlier this year in a 60-Inch Mid-Rise configuration.

August 23, 2005 - Industry News

Mineta Announces $80 Million To Repair Roads In 18 States

U.S. Secretary of Transportation Norman Y. Mineta Tuesday approved $80 million in emergency relief funds for 18 states and U.S. territories to repair roads and bridges damaged by recent flooding, storms or other catastrophic events.

Tags: Highways

August 23, 2005 - Industry News

Diesel Prices Hurting Trucking Firms – and Now Schools

According to current news reports, numerous school districts across the U.S. are cutting classroom funds to cover the soaring cost of diesel fuel for their buses.

August 23, 2005 - Industry News

Freightliner Introduces ReadySpecGo Program

Freightliner Trucks has announced a new ordering and delivery program for Business Class M2 106 trucks.

August 23, 2005 - Industry News

Eaton VORAD Sponsors ATA Safety Awards Dinner

Eaton Corp., the makers of VORAD Collision Warning Systems, will sponsor the awards dinner at the annual conference of the American Trucking Assns.’ Safety & Loss Prevention Management Council, Oct. 7, in Miami.

August 22, 2005 - Industry News

Five FedEx Drivers Earn Honors at the National Truck Driving Championships

Five drivers representing FedEx Corp. operating companies placed among the top finishers at the 2005 National Truck Driving Championships (NTDC) in Tampa Aug. 16-20.


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