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August 26, 2003 - Industry News

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Rich Mckay, Orlando Sentinel Staff Writer "Here's one," Lt. Terry Meehan says from the behind the wheel of his black and white Crown Vic

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August 26, 2003 - Industry News

South Carolina Builds Smart Bridge

A $16 million network of sensors and cameras on the new Cooper River bridge should help traffic flow and improve emergency response time, say South Carolina transportation officials

August 26, 2003 - Industry News

TransForce Acquires Canadian Freightways

TransForce Income Fund, Montreal, a Canadian transportation and logistics provider, announced it will purchase substantially all the assets of Canadian Freightways Limite

August 26, 2003 - Industry News

Heartland Announces First Ever Cash Dividend

Truckload carrier Heartland Express, Inc. announced the declaration of its first-ever-quarterly cash dividend

August 26, 2003 - Industry News

Truck Takes One-Two, Train-Truck Punch

A truck driver was seriously injured in a Monday accident involving two semis and a train in Detroit Lakes

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August 26, 2003 - Industry News

Schneider Brokerage Launches FreightPlace

Schneider Brokerage, a division of Schneider National Inc., Green Bay, Wisc., has launched FreightPlace, a tool to aid carriers in matching shipments to capacity

August 26, 2003 - Industry News

AAA Predicts Heavy Labor Day Traffic

The early arrival of Labor Day could help spur Americans to travel in numbers that are the highest levels in at least nine years

August 26, 2003 - Industry News

Alabama Drivers in Homeland Security Program

More than 100 Alabama truck drivers have received training in a national program to help prevent terrorist incidents and keep roadways safe

August 26, 2003 - Industry News

Study Shows Tracking Reduces Trailer-To-Tractor Ratio

Terion, Plano, Texas, has published a case study showing that customer LinkAmerica reduced its trailer-to-tractor ratio by more than 15 percen

August 26, 2003 - Industry News

QUALCOMM Marks 15 Years Of Trucking Communication

QUALCOMM Inc., San Diego, Calif., is celebrating the 15th anniversary of its OmniTRACS satellite mobile communications system

August 26, 2003 - Industry News

Power Service Appreciates Drivers With Free Additives

Power Service, Weatherford, Texas, providers of diesel additives, will give away $50,000-worth of its products to owner-operators during Driver Appreciation Wee

August 25, 2003 - Industry News

FMCSA Denies Petitions, New HOS Rule Starts Jan. 4

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has denied eight petitions to alter the final hours-of-service final rul

August 25, 2003 - Industry News

OOIDA Membership Hits 100,000 Mark

The Owner-Operator Independent Driver Association, Grain Valley, Mo., announced its membership had reached 100,000

August 25, 2003 - Industry News

Cummins Engines EPA-Certified for 2004 Bus Standards

Cummins Inc., Columbus, Ind., announced that the ISM 330 and 280 have been certified by the Environmental Protection Agenc

August 25, 2003 - Industry News

FedEx Freight's Mark Dietsche 2003 Truck Driving Grand Champion

The American Trucking Associations announced that Mark Dietsche, a FedEx Freight driver based in Salem,Oregon, is the 2003 National Truck Driving Grand Champion

August 21, 2003 - Industry News

DOE Study: Engines With Smoking Exhaust Cause 4 Times the Health Hazards

Scientists and health professionals have long believed that engine emissions can be harmful to human health. Although much attention has been directed toward studying soot from diesel engines during the past 20 years, there have been few comparisons of hazards from diesel versus gasoline emissions, particulate versus vapor emissions, or emissions from normal-emitting versus smoking vehicles

August 21, 2003 - Industry News

FMCSA Proposes Entry-Level Driver Training

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has proposed mandatory training for entry-level commercial vehicle drivers to address drug and alcohol testing, hours of service, driver wellness and whistle blower protections

August 21, 2003 - Industry News

ABF Celebrates National Truck Driver Appreciation Week

ABF Freight System Inc., Fort Smith, Ark., is celebrating the eighth annual National Truck Driver Appreciation Week, now under way through Saturday, with its annual "Appreciate Your Trucker -- ABF Does." campaign

August 21, 2003 - Industry News

Allied Automotive Group Earns ISO Certification

Allied Holdings Inc.’s automotive transportation subsidiary, Allied Automotive Group, has been awarded ISO 9001 and Q9001: 2000 certification

August 21, 2003 - Industry News

Teletouch Introduces GeoTrax Trailer Tracking

Teletouch Communications Inc., Tyler, Texas, has introduced GeoTrax trailer tracking. GeoTrax uses wireless telemetry to monitor and track non-powered assets

August 20, 2003 - Industry News

Freight Charges Topic of TCA Audio Conference

The Truckload Carriers Assn. (TCA) is hosting its newest audio conference, "Freight Charges: How to Collect Them and How to Keep Them," from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sept. 10

August 20, 2003 - Industry News

Sterling Trucks Adds 8 New Dealerships

Sterling Trucks announced this week the addition of eight new locations to its growing dealer network.

August 20, 2003 - Industry News

Kenworth Plant Featured on TV’s Made in America Series

Kenworth Truck Co. is featured as one of America's leading manufacturers when the new "Made in America" TV series visits the Kenworth manufacturing plant in Chillicothe, Ohio

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August 20, 2003 - Industry News

DeLorme Introduces New Product Suite for 2004

Mapmaker DeLorme, Yarmouth, Me., has released the complete Street Atlas USA 2004 software suite

August 20, 2003 - Industry News

FedEx Board Declares Dividend

The board of directors of FedEx Corp., Memphis, Tenn. has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.05 per share on FedEx Corp. common stock.

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