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April 15, 2003 - Industry News

Roadway's Revenues Jump 26% for Quarter

Roadway Corp. said revenues for the 12 weeks constituting the company's first quarter, were $754,070,000, up 26% when compared to revenues of $598,967,000 for the same period last year.

April 15, 2003 - Industry News

J. B. Hunt Doubles Earnings in 1st Quarter

J. B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. announced first quarter 2003 net earnings of $11.2 million, or 28 cents per share, up from $4.9 million, or 13 cents per share for the same period last year.

April 14, 2003 - Industry News

NTSB to Hold Symposium on Vehicle Recorders

The National Transportation Safety Board, in conjunction with the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE), will host a symposium on transportation vehicle recorders, June 4-5, 2003, in Arlington, Va.

Tags: Events

April 14, 2003 - Industry News

Eaton Corp. More Than Doubles Earnings

First-quarter earnings more than doubled for Eaton Corp., according to the Cleveland, Ohio-based auto and truck parts manufacturer.

April 14, 2003 - Industry News

Cummins Cites War for Expected Earnings Loss

Cummins Inc. said Monday it anticipates first quarter results to be a loss in the range of $.85 to $.95 per share

April 14, 2003 - Industry News

WebTech Launches New Telematics Device

WebTech Wireless Inc., a leading fleet telematics services provider, has introduced the WebTech Locator 4000 ruggedized telematics device.

April 14, 2003 - Industry News

Karmak Introduces ProfitMaster

Karmak, with headquarters in Carlinville, Ill., introduces Sales Management from its new ProfitMaster series, combining the ease of Microsoft Windows with the Karmak business system

April 14, 2003 - Industry News

CTA: Canada Must Remove Border Uncertainties

David Bradley, CEO of the Canadian Trucking Alliance, told the Standing Senate Committee on Foreign Affairs in Ottawa last week that "Canada's No. 1 economic priority must be to remove uncertainties at the border,

April 11, 2003 - Industry News

Energy Prices Drive Inflation Up; Retail Sales Jump

The March Producer Price index from the Department of Commerce soared 1.6% from February on top of a 2.5% rise over the prior two months.

Tags: Economy

April 11, 2003 - Industry News

Being Prepared is Key for Upswing Says Leasing Group

The Equipment Leasing Association's (ELA) president, Michael Fleming, told industry leaders in Chicago last week that there is pent-up demand for new equipment that will require companies to seek out more flexible financing to meet the demand

Tags: Economy

April 10, 2003 - Industry News

TransportGistics Launches Business Alliance Program

TransportGistics, a multi-product and services company that provides incremental solutions for transportation management and logistics functions within the supply chain, has announced the TransportGistics Business Alliance Program for Business Partners.

April 10, 2003 - Industry News

SiriCOMM and VES Introduce WiFi Process

SiriCOMM Inc. and Vehicle Enhancement Systems Inc. announced a breakthrough in wireless automotive maintenance diagnostics with their recent demonstration of the InstaCheck system.

April 10, 2003 - Industry News

P.A.M. Transportation Acquires McNeill Trucking

P.A.M. Transportation Services Inc., has closed the acquisition of McNeill Trucking Inc. of Little Rock, Ark.

April 10, 2003 - Industry News

ATA's Share the Road Program Stops Off in Springfield

The American Trucking Assns. and Mack Trucks visited Springfield, Ill. this week, bringing the Share the Road Safely program to area motorists.

April 10, 2003 - Industry News

Volvo Technology Award Goes to Volvo Link

The Volvo Technology Award 2003 was presented this week in Gotenborg, Sweden to Volvo Trucks North America and Volvo IT, developer of the "Volvo Link" telematics system

April 10, 2003 - Industry News

State Legal Systems Rated 'Fair' to 'Poor,' Says U.S. Chamber

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce released its second annual poll on the fairness of reasonableness of state liability systems late last week.

April 10, 2003 - Industry News

Rising Import Prices Cut Trade Deficit

The U.S. trade deficit improved 3.2% in February as the balance of services improved, goods exports rose 1.1% and goods imports fell 0.2%, according to the Department of Commerce.

Tags: Economy

April 9, 2003 - Industry News

CF Terminates Letter of Intent to Sell Canadian Freightways

Consolidated Freightways Corp has exercised its right to terminate a letter of intent to sell substantially all of the assets owned and used by its Canadian subsidiaries, Canadian Freightways (CFL)

April 9, 2003 - Industry News

IdleAire Open for Business at Atlanta Truckstop

Drivers of long-haul trucks who have traditionally idled their engines while on rest breaks or layovers in the city now have an alternative.

April 9, 2003 - Industry News

DriveCam Launches Fleet Certification Program

DriveCam Video Systems, a developer of fleet safety technology, has launched its fleet certification program that enables fleets to lower insurance costs and reduce operating expenses, according to the company.

April 9, 2003 - Industry News

Overnite Reduces Transit Times From NY City and Miami

Overnite Transportation Co., one of the nation's largest less-than-truckload carriers, says it reduced transit times this week from both New York City and Miami to locations in 16 states and Western Canada.

April 8, 2003 - Industry News

Iceland Opens World's First Hydrogen Filling Station

For the first time anywhere in the world, a public gas station has been renovated to manufacture and dispense hydrogen fuel alongside gas and diesel.

April 8, 2003 - Industry News

ADP Team Truck Launches w.e.b.Suite2000

ADP Team Truck has announced the release of w.e.b.Suite2000, which it terms the first fully integrated suite of web-enabled management solutions for heavy-duty truck dealers

April 8, 2003 - Industry News

Arsenault Offers Free Tool to Evaluate Software Companies

There are many variables a company needs to consider when purchasing business-to-business software.

April 8, 2003 - Industry News

USFreightways Lowers First-Quarter Expectations

USFreightways Corp. said it expects earnings from operations for the first quarter, which ended April 5, 2003, will be in the range of 10- to 16-cents per share instead of the 22- to 30-cent guidance presented earlier.

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