DETROIT — The U.S. Coast Guard on Tuesday rejected an application from the owners of the Ambassador Bridge to build a second span across the Detroit River to Canada, a major setback to the private company’s contentious quest to construct a twin for the international bridge.
WASHINGTON — The post office is renewing its effort to drop Saturday delivery — and plans a rate increase — in an effort to fend off a projected $7 billion loss this year
THE WOODLANDS, Texas — FleetPride Inc., the nation’s largest independent aftermarket distributor of heavy-duty truck and trailer parts, has opened a new location in Bossier City, La., the company said Tuesday. The Bossier City branch is located along the east bank of the Red River across from Shreveport in northwest Louisiana. This new branch extends FleetPride’s reach into northwest Louisiana.
LOWELL, Ark. — J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. has increased the number of seats on its Board of Directors and elected Douglas G. Duncan to fill the vacancy created by the addition, the company said Monday.
WASHINGTON — Freight traffic on U.S. railroads was down slightly near the end of February in comparison with last year, primarily because of a sharp drop in coal loadings, the Association of American Railroads reported.