July 23, 2013 - Industry News
The Flying J Truck Stop at Whiskey Pete’s Stateline Stop is now open, adding a professional drivers’ lounge with flat screen televisions as well as seven private showers and commercial laundry facility to the new Primm Valley travel center.
Tags: Pilot Flying J Truck Travel Centers, Expansion
July 22, 2013 - Industry News
Love’s Travel Stops will celebrate reaching its milestone of 300 store locations at its newest travel stop in Lenoir City, Tenn.
Tags: Love's Travel Stops, Expansion
July 16, 2013 - Industry News
Paccar Leasing Company continues its expansion with the announcement of seven new franchises in the United States and Canada.
Tags: Paclease, Dealers, Expansion
July 9, 2013 - Industry News
Inland Truck Parts has just expanded its North Dakota presence with the opening of a new Fargo facility. It joins 27 other Inland stores across the Midwest, all 100% employee-owned for responsive customer service.
Tags: Aftermarket, Expansion, Inland Truck Partks
July 3, 2013 - Industry News
Idealease Inc. is pleased to announce the opening of a new facility in Kennesaw, Ga. with convenient access just off I-75 and I-575.
Tags: IdeaLease, Expansion
July 2, 2013 - Industry News
Atlas Van Lines is adding two new agencies and five current agencies are expanding their footprints.
Tags: Atlas Van Lines, Expansion
As temperatures heat up for the summer, truckers will have more places to plug in and stay cool. Shorepower Technologies has announced seven more truckstops added electric plug-in power pedestals to their locations from March to mid-June.
Tags: Expansion, Shorepower Technologies
June 28, 2013 - Industry News
Love’s Travel Stops opened a new travel stop in Lenoir City, Tenn. on Interstate 40 at Exit 364 on Thursday, June 27.
June 24, 2013 - Industry News
Accuride Corp. announced it is investing $5.8 million to expand its powder coating capacity with the installation of a new coating line at its steel wheel production facility in Henderson, Ky.
Tags: Accuride, Expansion, Wheels
June 10, 2013 - Industry News
Double Coin Tires and CMA announced that construction is to start on the company’s newest distribution center.
Tags: Double Coin, Tires, CMA, Expansion
June 5, 2013 - Industry News
Con-way Freight, a less-than-truckload carrier and subsidiary of Con-way Inc., recently dedicated its new 65-door service center in Lumberton, N.C.
Tags: Con-way Freight, Expansion
Diamond International of Springfield, a local International Truck dealership, has opened its new location at 2635 E. Diamond Street in Springfield, Mo.
Tags: International, Expansion, Dealer
June 3, 2013 - Industry News
Utility Trailer Manufacturing Company announced the opening of Ocean Trailer’s new location in Delta, British Columbia.
Founded by the Keay family in 1981, Ocean Trailer is one of over 100 Utility independent dealerships across the Americas.
Tags: Dealers, Expansion, Utility Trailer
Pilot Flying J is expanding its nationwide network to include a Pilot Travel Center in Canton, Texas, featuring full amenities for professional drivers and the traveling public.
Tags: Pilot Flying J, Expansion
May 21, 2013 - Industry News
Penske Truck Leasing held a grand opening event in Phoenix to introduce a new facility.
The $6 million building provides full-service truck leasing, consumer and commercial truck rental and contract truck fleet maintenance services.
Tags: Penske, Expansion
Con-way Freight announced a major investment in the Fond du Lac, Wis. community with plans to build a new 96-door, 47,000-square-foot freight service center in the city.
May 20, 2013 - Industry News
TravelCenters of America, operator of the TA and Petro Stopping Centers travel center brands, has announced the acquisition and rebranding of the newest TA travel center, located at I-40, Exit 170 (1670 U.S. Hwy 601 North) in Mocksville, N.C.
Tags: TCA, Expansion
Papé Kenworth has opened new parts and service locations in Klamath Falls and Tangent, Ore., and Kelso, Wash.
Tags: Kenworth, Expansion
May 16, 2013 - Industry News
Rush Enterprises Inc. announced that its subsidiaries have acquired certain assets of Piedmont International Trucks, which operates commercial truck dealerships in North Carolina.
Tags: Rush Enterprises, Expansion, Mergers & Acquisitions
May 13, 2013 - Industry News
Pilot Flying J announced it is breaking ground on a new Pilot Travel Center in Odessa, Texas. The travel center will feature full amenities for area residents, professional drivers and the traveling public.
May 6, 2013 - Industry News
Love’s Travel Stops opened a new travel stop in Weimar, Texas, at Interstate 10, Exit 682 on April 25.
Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. opened a new container drayage facility that will serve rail heads, container yards and ports in the Birmingham, Ala., area.
Tags: Expansion, Old Dominion
May 2, 2013 - Industry News
Yokohama Tire Corp. signed an agreement to build a commercial truck tire plant in West Point, Miss.
The facility, which is expected to produce one million tires starting in 2015, will have an initial capital investment of $300 million and potential plant expansions could reach up to four times the original employment and investment levels.
Tags: Yokohama Tire Corp., Expansion
April 4, 2013 - Industry News
Old Dominion Freight Line opened a new service center in Salinas, California, to accommodate increased demand in California’s Central Coast region as well as relocated its Des Moines, Iowa Service Center to a facility more than twice the size of its previous service center.
MHC Kenworth officially opened its new dealership in Topeka, Kan.. after undergoing construction to create a new building designed with green technology.
Tags: Expansion, MHC Kenworth, Kansas, Dealers
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