October 5, 2015 - Press Release
TruStar Energy has opened a large, time-fill compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling station designed and built for privately held refuse hauler All Waste Inc. in Hartford, Conn., the fueling infrastructure developer announced.
Tags: Natural Gas Vehicles, Connecticut, TruStar Energy, CNG Fueling Stations, CNG
February 3, 2015 - Industry News
Michael J. Riley is retiring from his post as the president of the Motor Transport Association of Connecticut after 29 years.
Tags: Retirement, Connecticut, People, State Legislation, Trucking Associations
June 18, 2014 - Industry News
Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy has signed legislation creating the Connecticut Port Authority, which will act as a quasi-public agency to market and coordinate the development of the state’s ports and maritime economy.
Tags: Connecticut, Ports, Port Trucking
May 28, 2014 - Industry News
After moving more than 12 cents higher per gallon over the past three years, Connecticut’s diesel tax is set to drop slightly on July 1.
Tags: Connecticut, Diesel Tax
January 10, 2014 - Industry News
While record-setting cold weather has let up across many affected portions of the United States, the number of waivers to trucking rules issued by states continues growing.
Tags: Minnesota, Regulations, Wisconsin, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Kansas, Maine, Oklahoma, Missouri, Illinois, Vermont, New Hampshire, Kentucky, Safety and Compliance, FMCSA, New York
January 6, 2014 - Industry News
In Connecticut a new law that went into affect on Dec. 31 requiring commercial motor vehicles remove snow and ice from hoods, trunks and roofs or their operators will face fines ranging from $75 to $1,250.
Tags: New York, Snow Removal, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Connecticut
August 6, 2013 - Industry News
The end is in sight for a construction project along Interstate 95 that’s been going on in Connecticut for more than a decade. An I-95 southbound traffic shift marks the completion of Stage 2B construction of NHHC and the start of Stage 3 construction, two months ahead of the original schedule,
Tags: Connecticut, I-95, Interstate 95, Road Construction, Highways
June 18, 2013 - Industry News
The tax will move 3.7 cents per gallon higher to 54.9 and maintaining the state’s title of having the highest diesel tax in the nation. The increases follow two totaling 8.6 cents per gallon the previous two years.
Tags: Connecticut, Diesel Tax, Gasoline Tax
February 25, 2013 - Industry News
More than 25 years after Connecticut got rid of tolls along its highways, plans are under consideration to bring them back.
Tags: Tolls, Connecticut, I-95, I-84
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