KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Natural Resources Defense Council has joined efforts to stop construction of a large rail yard project in southwest Johnson County.
TROY, Mich. — Auto and truck parts supplier ArvinMeritor Inc. said Feb. 2 it broke even in the fiscal first quarter as cost cutting measures countered lower sales and helped reverse a year-ago loss.
NASHVILLE, Ind. — Accelerating economic activity has led FTR Associates to increase its estimates of the amount of truck freight that was moving at year-end 2009, as reported in the January edition of FTR’s North American Commercial Truck and Trailer Report.
ARLINGTON, Va. — Speaking on behalf of the American Trucking Associations, Con-way Inc. Vice President Randy Mullett will call on Congress to improve transparency in the over-the-counter markets and establish aggregate position limits across all trading platforms during a press conference tomorrow at 1 p.m. on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. Mullett will also address the effects of excessive oil speculation on America’s trucking industry.
COLUMBUS, Ind. – Cummins Inc. today reported that the fourth quarter 2009 was the most profitable fourth quarter in company history, eclipsing the previous mark set in 2007.
ATLANTA — Shipping giant UPS Inc. says a strong holiday shipping season and solid international business propelled it to a fourth-quarter profit of $757 million, nearly triple what it was a year ago.