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Diesel Inches Up 0.4¢ to $2.792 a Gallon

Mon, 2017-10-02 13:00
The U.S. average retail price of diesel crept up 0.4 cent to $2.792 a gallon, and oil dropped closer to $50 a barrel.

Debunking Common Myths About Sleep Apnea

Mon, 2017-10-02 13:00
As the National Transportation Safety Board cites sleep apnea as a factor in New York City-area train crashes, the need for sleep apnea testing and treatment regulations will once again come to the forefront. The NTSB has been advocating for measures to reduce fatigue-related accidents in the transportation industry for years.

BorgWarner Completes Acquisition of Sevcon

Mon, 2017-10-02 12:30
BorgWarner finalized its acquisition of Sevcon Inc., a manufacturer of electrification technologies that complement its own power electronics capabilities.

Covenant Transportation Group Adopts New Name to Market Services

Mon, 2017-10-02 12:15
Covenant Transportation Group is adopting Covenant Transport Services as its new name to emphasize the company’s broad range of freight services.

Hurricanes Likely to Trim Penske Earnings

Mon, 2017-10-02 11:45
Penske Automotive Group Inc. estimated hurricane-related losses, expenses and business interruption (net of expected insurance proceeds) will reduce earnings per share by 4 cents to 5 cents for the three months ended Sept. 30, according to the company.

Ryder Supply Chain Solutions to Slash 361 Jobs at Tennessee General Motors Facility

Mon, 2017-10-02 11:00
Ryder Supply Chain Solutions will lay off 361 employees contracted to the General Motors plant in Spring Hill, Tenn., on Nov. 22, according to a notice filed with the state government.

Rodriguez Distribution Joins Power Heavy Duty Parts Network

Mon, 2017-10-02 10:45
Rodriquez Distribution Inc. has joined Power Heavy Duty as a member of the Crystal Lake, Ill.-based association of independent aftermarket parts distributors and truck service specialists.

Truckers at Fairgrounds in Pennsylvania Fight Regulations on Their Rigs

Mon, 2017-10-02 10:30
One of the biggest appeals to driving a truck, Zoranda Newman said, is the beauty of the open road, but she said government regulations are beginning to block the view.

Crossword Puzzle Solution October 2, 2017

Mon, 2017-10-02 10:30
Here's the solution to the crossword puzzle found in the October 2, 2017 print edition.

Truckers at Fairgrounds in Bern Township Fight Regulations on Their Rigs

Mon, 2017-10-02 10:30
One the biggest appeals to driving a truck, Zoranda Newman said, is the beauty of the open road, but she said government regulations are beginning to block the view.

Transflo Joins Blockchain in Trucking Alliance

Mon, 2017-10-02 10:15
Telematics provider Transflo joined the Blockchain in Trucking Alliance to develop technology standards, promote educational efforts and implement blockchain capabilities in the trucking and freight shipment industry.

Oil Dips as Recent Rebound Seen Lending to Global Output Rise

Mon, 2017-10-02 09:45
Oil dropped as OPEC’s production increased last month, at a time when U.S. drillers are also ramping up.

Daimler, Volvo Execs Praise Inaugural NACV Show

Mon, 2017-10-02 08:45
ATLANTA — North American executives from Daimler Trucks and Volvo Group offered an early post-event endorsement of the North American Commercial Vehicle Show just ended.

Trump’s Change of Heart Puts $1 Trillion Building Plan in Limbo

Mon, 2017-10-02 08:15
Donald Trump’s infrastructure guru spent part of Sept. 26 at a conference in Washington promoting the president’s $1 trillion plan to rebuild the nation’s crumbling roads, bridges and airports relying in part on public-private partnerships. The same day, across town, Trump was telling lawmakers that those kinds of deals don’t work.

Haldex Names Åke Bengtsson CEO

Fri, 2017-09-29 16:45
Haldex appointed Åke Bengtsson president and chief executive officer.

Haldex Names Åke Bengtsson CEO; Knorr-Bremse Ends Bid for Company

Fri, 2017-09-29 16:45
Haldex appointed Åke Bengtsson president and chief executive officer.