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July 1, 2003 - Industry News

Manufacturing Activity Steady in June

The ISM index of manufacturing activity inched up to 49.8 in June from 49.4 in May

Tags: Economy

July 1, 2003 - Industry News

Anti-Idling Law Goes Into Effect

Full implementation of California law AB 2650 begins today

July 1, 2003 - Industry News

Study Says Fleets Replace Components With OE Brand

In a recent study conducted by CK Marketing and Communications, a heavy-duty industry research and press relations fir

June 30, 2003 - Industry News

SMC3 Announces General Rate Increase

SMC3, a nationwide provider of Technology Tools for Transportation, says its General Rate Committee (GRC) has approved an overall rate increase of 6.1%, to become effective on Aug. 1, 2003

June 30, 2003 - Industry News

ChevronTexaco Sponsors Mobile Driving Simulator

ChevronTexaco Global Lubricants, a provider of heavy-duty engine oils, lubricants and coolants, said its Delo brand of lubricants will sponsor the Texas Motor Transport Assn.'s (TMTA) mobile classroom and driver simulator

June 30, 2003 - Industry News

TMC Reschedules Hybrid Powertrain Workshop

The Hybrid Powertrain Workshop to be held in conjunction with TMC's 2003 fall meeting has been rescheduled for the 2004 annual meeting next March in Ft. Lauderdale

June 30, 2003 - Industry News

W3Net and CIE Announce Agreement

World Wide Wood Network (W3Net), specializing in information and supply chain management solutions for the wood products industry, and Carrier Information Exchange (CIE), a transportation services company, have announced a services linking agreement

June 30, 2003 - Industry News

Income, Spending Score Slight Expansion

Personal income and spending expanded modestly again in May at a pace that assures second quarter consumer spending will grow faster than in the last two weak quarters

Tags: Economy

June 30, 2003 - Industry News

International Launches 4400 Mid Cab tractor

International Truck and Engine Corp. Monday announced the launch of the International 4400 4x2 Mid Cab tractor.

June 30, 2003 - Industry News

ATA Truck Tonnage Index Down 5.4%

The American Trucking Assns.’ seasonally adjusted Truck Tonnage Index fell to 144.5 (1993=100) or 5.4% in May, the ATA has reported

June 26, 2003 - Industry News

ATA and AAR Reach Agreement

The American Trucking Assns.(ATA) and the Assn. of American Railroads(AAR) have agreed that their two organizations will support

June 26, 2003 - Industry News

DaimlerChrysler to Reorganize Truck Division

DaimlerChrysler AG is working on a plan to reorganize its truck division

June 26, 2003 - Industry News

FHWA Reclassifies Some Dromedaries

Effective July 28, dromedary equipped tractor-trailer combinations transporting Class 1 explosives and/or security related munitions will be classified as special equipment by the Federal Highway Administration

June 26, 2003 - Industry News

MACS to Hold Convention in Orlando

There are just 220 days until MACS cranks it up in Orlando, Fla., for their 24th annual convention and trade show

June 26, 2003 - Industry News

Canadians Gear up for National Trucking Week

The Canadian trucking industry will be celebrating National Trucking Week 2003, Sept. 6 - 12, 2003

June 24, 2003 - Industry News

Reinke Recovering After Tornadoes Hit Headquarters

Reinke, the Nebraska-based manufacturer of mechanized irrigation systems and over-the-road trailer/chassis equipment, was assessing damage of its 50-acre plant Tuesday after a series of tornadoes ripped through Deshler

June 24, 2003 - Industry News

How Bad Roads Kill Good Drivers

A highly heralded intersection safety program pioneered by AAA Michigan and its partners is featured in the July issue of Reader's Digest

June 24, 2003 - Industry News

ChevronTexaco Sponsors MTR Million Mile Club

ChevronTexaco Global Lubricants, a leading provider of heavy-duty engine oils, lubricants and coolants, said Tuesday its Delo brand of premium heavy-duty lubricants will sponsor The Midnight Trucking Radio Network's Million Mile Club,

Tags: Events

June 24, 2003 - Industry News

Consumers Say Expectations Improved

Consumer confidence was steady in June, off only 0.1 from May to 83.5, according to The Conference Board

Tags: Economy

June 24, 2003 - Industry News

Class 8 Truck Sales Down in May

U.S. retail sales of Class 8 trucks in May totaled 12,551 units, down 9.7% from May 2002.

June 24, 2003 - Industry News

FedEx Corp. Reports Record Revenue, Earnings

FedEx Corp. has reported earnings of $0.92 per diluted share for the quarter ended May 31, compared to $0.78 per diluted share reported last year.

June 24, 2003 - Industry News

Arsenault Debuts Virtual Visit

Maintenance software provider Arsenault Associates Inc., Atco, N.J., has introduced Virtual Visit, an enhancement to its customer support services

June 23, 2003 - Industry News

Teletrac Enhances FleetDirector Feature

Teletrac Inc., a leading provider of metro fleet location information systems, has announced an enhancement to the wireless text messaging capability for FleetDirector, its main fleet tracking product.

June 23, 2003 - Industry News

Peterbilt Announces New Labor Accord

Peterbilt Motors Co has reached agreement on a new five-year labor contract for its Nashville facility with the United Auto Workers (UAW) Local 1832

June 23, 2003 - Industry News

Kenworth Recognizes Albuquerque Dealer

Inland Kenworth-Albuquerque was named Kenworth Customer Support Dealer of the Year for the U.S. and Canada at the recent Kenworth Customer Support meeting in Kansas City, Mo

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