WASHINGTON — For five consecutive weeks the U.S. retail on-highway diesel average dropped, then last week the price was up $0.033 and this week it dropped again albeit only $0.005 per gallon, according to information provided by the Energy Information Administration.
WASHINGTON — The president and CEO of the National Association of Truck Stop Operators has taken issue with economic claims made by the state of Delaware in the wake of the opening of a new HMSHost Corp. facility at the Delaware Welcome Travel Center Plaza located on Interstate 95 near Wilmington, Del.
WASHINGTON — Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood recently released $6 million to help address truck parking shortages in five states.
WASHINGTON — The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration effective March 21, 2011, eliminated the requirement for most for-hire motor common carriers of property and freight forwarders to maintain cargo insurance in prescribed minimum amounts and file evidence of this insurance with FMCSA.
GREENSBORO, N.C. — Volvo Trucks North America has told the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) that it plans to recall more than 63,000 heavy trucks over concerns a defective part could lead to a complete loss of steering.