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FTR's Starks: "Imagine what the next 12 months will bring."
Monday January 16, 2017 4:10 PM
BLOOMINGTON, IN -- American transportation consultants FTR reports that its Trucking Conditions Index (TCI) for November, at 4.58, changed little from the previous month’s adjusted reading...
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Union and Loomis open bargaining
Monday January 16, 2017 3:03 PM
VANCOUVER-- Labor union Unifor and Loomis Express will enter contract negotiations this week. According to a statement from the union, Unifor says that respectful treatment of the employees...
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Penske specs collision-avoidance and air-discs
Monday January 16, 2017 10:16 AM
READING, PA.-- Penske Truck Rental is making collision avoidance systems and air disc brakes its standard spec on commercial tractors within its rental fleet. “These added vehicle...
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Panel of pros to address trucking's image
Monday January 16, 2017 9:38 AM
HAMILTON, ON--The Truck Training Schools Association of Ontario (TTSAO) has released more details about its 2nd annual conference, called “Striving for Excellence in Training,” scheduled...
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Meeting scrapes surface on system to clear ice, snow
Monday January 16, 2017 9:01 AM
FERGUS, ON -- Shawn Nelson sees a direct link between snow-laden trailer roofs and safety, and he’s on a mission to create – even mandate – a network of snow removal equipment to address...
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TFI Int. (TransForce) gets into medical last-mile biz
Friday January 13, 2017 4:05 PM
MONTREAL-- TFI International Inc., better known as TransForce, today announced that a wholly-owned subsidiary of TFI International has acquired World Courier Ground U.S., the U.S. ground...
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Volvo recalls 6,000 trucks
Friday January 13, 2017 2:32 PM
GREENBORO, N.C.--Volvo has recalled certain VNL, VNM and VNX truck models built between 2012 and 2016 for an issue with the electronic air dryer that could allow oil and water to...
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Jeff Barna named Yokohama's new COO
Friday January 13, 2017 12:00 PM
SANTA ANA, CA--Yokohama Tire Corporation announced today that Jeff Barna will join the company January 16th as chief operating officer. Barna will report to Shinichi Takimoto, YTC...
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