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Conductor derriba cerco de maquiladora Belden - El Diario de Sonora

Nogales AZ / Son News - 4 hours 38 min ago

Conductor derriba cerco de maquiladora Belden
El Diario de Sonora
En el lugar los oficiales de vialidad observaron un vehículo Pick up, de color blanco, modelo atrasado y con placas de Sonora, que se había impactado contra dicho cancel y que se mantenía atorado de la caja de carga con una base de concreto.

N.Y., N.J. Senators Press Chao on Halting Sleep Apnea Rule

Transportation Topics News - 11 hours 28 min ago
The information that prompted the U.S. Department of Transportation to recently withdraw from a rulemaking process that would have eventually led to policy for sleep apnea workers is being sought by four U.S. senators from Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao.

Tonnage Up 2.3% Year-Over-Year in July

Transportation Topics News - 11 hours 43 min ago
Truck tonnage rose 2.3% in July, the third consecutive month of year-over-year growth after seesaw results in the American Trucking Associations index this past winter and early spring.

Washington Seeks Drivers to Test Alternative Road Use Tax

Transportation Topics News - 11 hours 58 min ago
Washington is seeking about 2,000 drivers to test a new way to pay to maintain the state’s roadways.

FedEx to Open $30 Million Distribution Center in Chattanooga, Tenn.

Transportation Topics News - 12 hours 13 min ago
Parcel delivery company FedEx Ground plans to unwrap a new $30 million distribution center next month in Chattanooga that’s expected to employ about 300 people.

ArrowStream Taps Todd Jackson For New COO Post

Transportation Topics News - 13 hours 43 min ago
ArrowStream Inc., a Chicago-based logistics and supply chain technology company for the food service industry, announced the appointment of Todd Jackson to the newly created position of chief operating officer.

FedEx Founder’s Son Lands Promotion, Moves Up Corporate Ladder at Shipping Giant

Transportation Topics News - 13 hours 58 min ago
FedEx founder Frederick Smith’s son Richard Smith is rising through the ranks at the Memphis-based company.

Iowa DOT Builds CDL Exam App to Improve Pass Rate

Transportation Topics News - 14 hours 13 min ago
About 60% of commercial driver license applicants in Iowa fail the knowledge exam on their first try, according to Mindi Nguyen, assistant to the director of the state Department of Transportation’s Motor Vehicle Division. But with a new mobile application, Iowa DOT will attempt to redress that.

Chinese Autonomous Truck Startup Opens Research Facility in Arizona

Transportation Topics News - 14 hours 28 min ago
A Chinese startup company developing self-driving technology for commercial trucking has opened a facility in Tucson for research and testing — including a planned Tucson-Phoenix run with an autonomous truck.

Agradece Sedena apoyo de Estado e industria - El Diario de Sonora

Nogales AZ / Son News - Mon, 2017-08-21 21:46

Agradece Sedena apoyo de Estado e industria
El Diario de Sonora
“La verdad hemos tenido buen apoyo, no hablaré del municipio, pero sí de la gente que nos apoya y quiere al Ejército, como lo son los empresarios, las maquiladoras y otras gentes que confían en nosotros y reconocen el valor de las fuerzas armadas”, ...

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Estado de los Estados - Arial (Comunicado de prensa) (blog)

Nogales AZ / Son News - Mon, 2017-08-21 19:31

Estado de los Estados
Arial (Comunicado de prensa) (blog)
Pero, siendo así, ¿por qué no estamos saturados de maquiladoras, de industrias de esos países? Se recuerda el tiempo de instalación de un buen número de maquiladoras en la frontera con esos salarios bajos y después la salida de la mayoría de ellas.

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Agradece General apoyos para reparar dañ... - El Diario - El Diario de Sonora

Nogales AZ / Son News - Mon, 2017-08-21 17:48

Agradece General apoyos para reparar dañ... - El Diario
El Diario de Sonora
La Secretaría de la Defensa Nacional (Sedena) por medio de su Comandante de la 45va Zona Militar en Nogales, reconoció el apoyo brindado por el Gobierno ...

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Details Added to ELD Workshops at GATS on Aug. 24, 26

Transportation Topics News - Mon, 2017-08-21 15:30
Federal trucking regulators will be in Dallas Aug. 24-26 to hear from drivers about concerns they may have regarding the Dec. 18 implementation of electronic logging devices.

Maersk Stands to Get Another $7.5 Billion for Energy Divestments

Transportation Topics News - Mon, 2017-08-21 15:30
Now that its oil and gas unit has been sold, A.P. Moller-Maersk A/S is planning separate divestments for the three remaining bits of what used to be a combined energy division, with estimates valuing those businesses at $7.5 billion in total.

Colorado DOT Purchases World’s First Automated Self-Driving Construction Vehicle

Transportation Topics News - Mon, 2017-08-21 15:15
When Robert Roy was helping to create the world’s first self-driving construction truck, he traveled across the country and talked to people in the construction industry. One of the people he spoke with, the president of a company in Louisiana, told him the story of how one of his employees almost died while working on a highway.

NACFE Announces Variety of Routes, Trucks, Components Set for Run On Less

Transportation Topics News - Mon, 2017-08-21 15:15
Run on Less, a first-of-its kind roadshow to demonstrate how trucks use technology to achieve fuel efficiency, is set to begin.

EcoClean Debuts Machine That Scrubs DPFs in One Hour

Transportation Topics News - Mon, 2017-08-21 15:15
EcoClean Advantage introduced what it’s calling an eco-friendly, nondestructive diesel particulate filter cleaning machine that slashes the process to one hour.

Funding Plan Must Continue Absent Infrastructure Council, Stakeholders Say

Transportation Topics News - Mon, 2017-08-21 15:00
The White House’s recent announcement that an advisory council on infrastructure matters would not convene as planned should not derail efforts to achieve a long-term funding fix for infrastucture, policymakers and freight groups said.

Goodyear Names Christopher Helsel Chief Technology Officer

Transportation Topics News - Mon, 2017-08-21 15:00
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. named Christopher Helsel chief technology officer, effective Sept. 1, amid rapid and profound changes in the industry, according to the company.

Terminal Link Texas to Build Container Yard at Port Houston

Transportation Topics News - Mon, 2017-08-21 15:00
Ground was broken Aug. 15 for a yard for empty containers inside the Bayport Container Terminal as part of a new public-private partnership at Port Houston.