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8 Dec 2017 at 12:00am
The deadline for compliance with a mandate requiring electronic logging devices on commercial trucks is less than two weeks away, but that hasn?t slowed the stream of requests for delays and exemptions to the rule.

8 Dec 2017 at 12:00am
A columnist for the Houston Chronicle refers to the ELD mandate as a ?lifesaving trucking regulation.? However, Land Line?s Mark Schremmer says the statistics tell us a much different story.

8 Dec 2017 at 12:00am
The fire situation in Southern California has not improved. In fact, it is getting worse. The Thomas Fire has expanded to 132,000 acres, up from 45,000 acres on Tuesday morning. Several other fires have developed and spread in the region, putting motorists and residents in the immediate area in danger.

8 Dec 2017 at 12:00am
A Texas man has pleaded guilty to charges stemming from allegations of successfully bribing a Texas DPS trooper to receive favorable Level 1 safety inspections, federal court documents reveal.

8 Dec 2017 at 12:00am
In an effort to encourage more truck drivers to stop idling, a new law in Wisconsin raises the allowable weight limit for trucks. Specifically, the state?s exemption for APU has increased from 400 pounds to 550 pounds.

8 Dec 2017 at 12:00am
As of Friday, Dec. 8, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration?s National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners website had been down for about a week. The site allows commercial drivers to confirm which doctors are on the national registry to perform Department of Transportation physicals.

8 Dec 2017 at 12:00am
An 18-year-old has been indicted on second-degree murder charges in Baton Rouge, La., for the August slaying of a Tennessee truck driver.

8 Dec 2017 at 12:00am
A Kentucky-licensed truck driver who jackknifed his tractor-trailer in August and has repeatedly been found to be incapacitated by a Schedule I controlled substance has lost the right to drive a commercial motor vehicle.

8 Dec 2017 at 12:00am
The deadline to purchase health insurance plans under the Affordable Care Act is one week away.

8 Dec 2017 at 12:00am
A red 2007 Volvo VNL pulling a white 1999 Sun Valley van trailer was reported stolen on Dec. 6 at 829 Benoist Farms Road in West Palm Beach, Fla. The truck has ?Red Summer Transportation? on the side, and the trailer has ?#201? on the sides.

8 Dec 2017 at 9:45pm
The national group representing state transportation directors again called on tax policy leaders on Capitol Hill to produce tax reform legislation that would help advance infrastructure projects.

8 Dec 2017 at 8:30pm
The use of dimensioners is expanding in the less-than-­truckload industry, enabling carriers to more accurately calcu­late shipment density.

8 Dec 2017 at 8:00pm
Modern trucking companies are swimming in data collected by their onboard technology and back-office software, but fleet managers are using a variety of strategies to utilize that information for driver coaching and other business improvements.

8 Dec 2017 at 4:45pm
A wholly owned subsidiary of Caterpillar Inc. will pay tens of millions of dollars for intentionally cheating its customers with unnecessary repairs and dumping rail car parts into the ocean to cover up its actions.

8 Dec 2017 at 3:45pm
Martin Weissburg, currently president of Volvo Construction Equipment, will become president of Mack Trucks effective June 1, 2018.

8 Dec 2017 at 3:30pm
President Donald Trump plans to keep pushing his legislative agenda in 2018 by releasing his long-promised infrastructure proposal in early January, a senior administration official said.

8 Dec 2017 at 2:30pm
The U.S. added more jobs than forecast in November and the unemployment rate held at an almost 17-year low, though below-forecast wage gains suggested the labor market still has slack to absorb.

7 Dec 2017 at 11:45pm
The trucking business is not a low-cost endeavor ? think equipment, fuel, insurance ? but the costs of doing business just keep increasing. What?s a motor carrier to do?

7 Dec 2017 at 10:30pm
WASHINGTON ? Advances in automation, safety features and telecommunication are improving jobs for truck drivers, attracting a new generation of workers adept in user-friendly technologies, trucking executives told House lawmakers Dec. 7.

7 Dec 2017 at 9:30pm
U.S. consumer credit outstanding rose in October by the most since November 2016 on larger credit-card balances, Federal Reserve data showed Dec. 7.

3 Oct 2017 at 3:44pm
Four of the nation?s foremost experts in the market help shippers better understand the current state of the nation?s ever-complex and competitive rail and intermodal network.

8 Dec 2017 at 8:28pm
The most recent edition of the Port Tracker report issued today by the National Retail Federation (NRF) and maritime consultancy Hackett Associates points to a healthy month for imports in a 2017 that has seen five of the seven highest-volume import months on record.

8 Dec 2017 at 5:53pm
Carloads were essentially flat, falling 0.9%, or 11,442 carloads, annually to 1,307,521, and intermodal containers and trailers headed up 3.8% annually, or 50,029 units, to 1,369,160, with the AAR noting that intermodal volume is still on track to set a new annual record this year.

8 Dec 2017 at 5:04pm
November shipments were up 3.9% annually to 979,797 topping October?s 1,016,892. Import volumes have been up for nine consecutive months and 16 of the past 17 months. In 2017, U.S.-bound shipments have been up every month except for February.

8 Dec 2017 at 4:38pm
As Oakland continues to woo global ocean carriers to make this gateway a first port-of-call, executives here are celebrating several significant achievements related to container throughput and efficiency

7 Dec 2017 at 7:53pm
Fueled by e-commerce, the new state of retail is truly an omnichannel one, and companies will flourish or flounder based on how well their supply chain can meet customer expectations.

7 Dec 2017 at 7:16pm
Driver turnover rates in the third quarter followed the second quarter?s lead, with things heading up again, according to data issued this week by the American Trucking Associations (ATA).

7 Dec 2017 at 6:55pm
Every organization has its own unique set of business processes that it?s labeling must accommodate which adds even more to existing supply chain complexities

7 Dec 2017 at 5:45pm
A new delivery service offering from Amazon, entitled Seller Flex, that received a lot of attention when various reports were published about it in early October could prove to be a major competitive advantage for the e-commerce bellwether in terms of how it negotiates rates with the parcel duopoly of FedEx and UPS, coupled with being able to pull data from warehouses to examine delivery times, performance standards, and costs for a transaction. That is the thesis from James Thomson, a former Amazon executive and now a partner for Buy Box Experts, an Amazon consultancy firm, and author of the book, ?The Amazon Marketplace Dilemma.?

6 Dec 2017 at 8:18pm
An otherwise stable outlook for U.S. transportation infrastructure next year will be clouded somewhat by questions surrounding tax reform, according to Fitch Ratings in its 2018 outlook report.

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