May 21, 2003 - Industry News
TransCore's Commercial Services Group has announced a new version of DAT Partners 3.5, its freight-matching product
May 20, 2003 - Industry News
The Trucking Information Sharing and Analysis Center (Truck ISAC) announced Tuesday afternoon that although the Homeland Security Advisory System has been raised to level Orange,
Peterbilt Motors Co. and Kenworth Truck Co., both subsidiaries of Paccar Inc., now offer Dana Spicer LMS Hub Systems as standard equipment on both drive and steer axles for their Class 8 commercial vehicles in North America.
Smith System, an industry leader in professional driver training, says its SmithSAFE fleet monitoring program is now available.
New Penn Motor Express Inc. of Lebanon, Pa., delivered thousands of shipments 100% on time to receive the 2002 LTL carrier award from the WPG Shippers Assn
The trucking industry is being introduced to a map display solution that runs on virtually any operating system
TravelCenters of America (TA) and Petro Stopping Centers have reached agreement with TMI to deploy TripPak Scanning stations at their full-service facilities.
Mack Trucks Inc. announced that the 2,000th Mack highway vehicle rolled off the line at the New River Valley truck assembly facility this week
Autocar Xpeditor trucks have shown strength in the municipal refuse market recently, scoring contracts in competitive bidding by major cities adding trucks to their fleets
May 19, 2003 - Industry News
Tele Atlas, which provides digital map databases and real-time traffic information in the United States, and Meteorlogix, a large commercial weather services provider
Marten Transport of Mondovi, Wis. has officially added 43 million miles to its safety record as it recognizes 43 of its drivers
Lower diesel prices would be good for the industry, and could be good for truck sales, says Jordan Feiger, vice president and general manager of International Truck & Engine Corp.'s Heavy Vehicle Center
SkyBitz, a provider of satellite-based communications and tracking services for transportation equipment, has announced that Landstar System Inc., a non-asset based transportation capacity provider,
April housing starts fell 6.8% to a 1.63 million annual rate, but the decline is not seen as a trend suggesting weakness
Millions of dollars worth of real estate goes on the auction block this Wednesday as Consolidated Freightways continues to sell off its assets
DaimlerChrysler said it will collaborate with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and UPS with the goal of creating the first fuel cell-delivery vehicle demonstration program in North America
May 16, 2003 - Industry News
Petro Stopping Centers L.P., one of the nation's leading operators of full-service travel plazas, said revenues for the first quarter 2003 of $270.7 million were $61.1 million highe
The Freedom’s Flame Memorial, a 16-ton steel tribute from the World Trade Center towers, along with a damaged NYFD firetruck that visited 18 states last summer, are on the road again – this time on a "California Journey.
The Loss Prevention Conference (LPC) held its 2003 spring meeting earlier this month in Orlando, Fla., focusing on "Tackling Freight Loss and Damage Head On.
Factory output fell 0.6% in April after declining 0.1% in each of the two previous months, according to the Federal Reserve Board
May 15, 2003 - Industry News
Navistar International Corp. reported a loss from continuing operations of $12 million for the three months ended April 30, 2003, compared with a loss of $2 million a year earlier.
Schneider National has filed a lawsuit against the California Department of Motor Vehicles charging that a $10-million fine levied against the Green Bay, Wis.-based carrier violates the International Registration Plan and the U.S. Constitution
The Tire Retread Information Bureau (TRIB) will be distributing nearly 55,000 brochures about the importance of truckers maintaining proper tire air pressure.
The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) is the newest member of the Tire Retread Information Bureau (TRIB)
May 14, 2003 - Industry News
U.S. Secretary of Transportation Norman Mineta Wednesday unveiled the Bush Administration’s $247-billion surface transportation reauthorization proposal
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