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November 3, 2003 - Industry News

Rand McNally Updates RouteTools

Rand McNally Inc., Skokie, Ill., has updated its RouteTools Professional Driver Edition software, with improvements to enhance the efficiency of over-the-road professional drivers.

November 3, 2003 - Industry News

New Technology Works for J.P.Donmoyer Fleet

J.P. Donmoyer Inc., Ono, Pa., says a technology decision in December of 2002 has paid off for the company

October 31, 2003 - Industry News

Report Indicates Stronger Demand for Trailers

According to CK Marketing & Communications, 70% of the fleets polled in October indicated that they plan to purchase trailers some time in the next six months,

October 31, 2003 - Industry News

Sapp Bros. Opens Truck Center in Salt Lake City

Sapp Bros. Truck Stops Inc. has opened a new truck repair service center in Salt Lake City, Utah

October 31, 2003 - Industry News

RSPA Clarifies Hazmat Jurisdiction

Federal rules governing hazardous materials apply to a carrier’s possession from pickup through delivery, according to the U. S. Department of Transportation’s Research and Special Programs Administration (RSPA)

October 30, 2003 - Industry News

International Offers Winter Tips for Class 8 Trucks

When winter hits, trucks feel it. Each year, trucking companies across the country must battle winter weather, and some may be gambling with their level of preparedness

October 29, 2003 - Industry News

Averitt Express Gets DuPont Service Award

Averitt Express, a Cookeville, Tenn.-based freight transportation and supply chain management provider, has received an Outstanding Service award from DuPont Logistics

October 29, 2003 - Industry News

NPTC Launches Fleet Learning Center

The National Private Truck Council (NPTC) has launched the Fleet Learning Center, an online training program designed to enhance the management acumen of the private fleet community

October 29, 2003 - Industry News

46 Atlas Van Lines Agencies Honored

Forty-six Atlas agencies will receive the 2003 Milton M. Hill Quality Award at the company's upcoming national convention

October 29, 2003 - Industry News

Tire Review Magazine Ranks Michelin First

Michelin medium truck tires have been ranked first in quality and innovation in the 11th annual brand study conducted by Tire Review, a leading magazine for tire dealers

October 29, 2003 - Industry News

Revenues Double for Sirius

Sirius, the New York-based satellite radio service provider, reported revenues of $4.3 million, compared to $17,000 for the third quarter of 2002 and $2.1 million for the second quarter of 2003

October 29, 2003 - Industry News

Texas Star Express Recognizes Drivers

Texas Star Express, with headquarters in Rockwall, Texas, recently celebrated "Driver Appreciation Week" with food, fun and presentations

October 29, 2003 - Industry News

Kenworth T800 Twin Boost Firm’s Productivity

With the help of a Kenworth twin-steer front axle and Kenworth engineering expertise, concrete mixers at Bryan Pfohl's company, Carolina Sunrock Corp., are more productive and easier for drivers to operate

October 28, 2003 - Industry News

Oshkosh Truck Reports Net Income Up 27%

Oshkosh Truck Corp., the Wisconsin-based manufacturer of specialty trucks and truck bodies, said net income increased 26.9% to $75.6 million for its fiscal year ended Sept. 30, 2003, on sales of $1.93 billion

October 28, 2003 - Industry News

CSE Opening New Service Center

Less-than-truckload commercial freight carrier Con-Way Southern Express (CSE) will open a new 22,000-square-foot service center in Newnan, Ga., on Nov. 10

October 28, 2003 - Industry News

Cummins Records 6% Increase in Sales

Cummins Inc. has reported third quarter 2003 sales of $1.63 billion and net earnings of $24 million

October 28, 2003 - Industry News

ATA’s Ag Panel Gets a New Name

The Agricultural Transporters Conference of the American Trucking Assns. has voted to change its name to the Agricultural and Food Transporters Conference

October 28, 2003 - Industry News

Truck Tonnage on the Rebound; Index Up 10.6%

The American Trucking Assns.’ advanced seasonally adjusted Truck Tonnage Index increased 10.6% to 155.0 (1993=100) in September, the national association for the trucking industry reported Tuesday

October 27, 2003 - Industry News

Tracking Advisor Integrates With Fleet Advisor

ObjectFX, Minneapolis, Minn., a provider of software for developing location-based services, has announced that it has integrated its SpatialFX tool under the name TrackingAdvisor with Qualcomm’s FleetAdvisor fleet management system

October 27, 2003 - Industry News

Qualcomm Enhances FleetAdvisor, Signs H.T. Hackney Fleet

Qualcomm Inc., San Diego, Ca., has introduced the latest version of the FleetAdvisor system, including support for new hours of service regulations issued in April

October 27, 2003 - Industry News

Freightliner Makes MBE900 Standard on Walk-in Vans

Freightliner Custom Chassis Corp., Gaffney, S.C., announced Monday that 2004 model Mercedes-Benz MBE900 diesel engines would be standard on MT-45 SR walk-in van chassis applications

October 27, 2003 - Industry News

Mettler-Toledo Introduces the UWT

Mettler-Toledo International, Inc., Columbus, Ohio, has introduced the Unattended Weighing Terminal, or UWT, a scale add-on that enables drivers to weigh in and out by themselves with the use of a swipe card

October 27, 2003 - Industry News

Remote Traffic Light Controllers Hit the Streets

Electronic devices that can remotely change traffic lights are being sold on the Internet and elsewhere, according to the Detroit News

October 27, 2003 - Industry News

USF Holland Wins Performance Award

USF Holland Inc., the Hollland, Mich. operating company of USF Corp., was recently named "Supplier of the Year" by the Easley Facility of Mark IV Automotive.

October 27, 2003 - Industry News

ArvinMeritor Plans Joint Ventures with Volvo

ArvinMeritor Inc. has announced a memorandum of understanding with the Volvo Group to create two new joint ventures.

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