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ATRI: Congestion cost trucking $74.5B in 2016
ATRI: Congestion cost trucking $74.5B in 2016

ARLINGTON, Va. — Traffic congestion on the U.S. National Highway System added nearly $74.5 billion in operational costs to the trucking industry in 2016, a 0.5 percent increase over 2015,..

USA Truck acquires Georgia-based Davis Transfer Co.
USA Truck acquires Georgia-based Davis Transfer Co.

VAN BUREN, Ark. — USA Truck said Thursday it had acquired privately-held Davis Transfer Co. and related entities of Carnesville, Georgia. Davis is a southeast regional carrier with approximately $50..

South Carolina to start planning for more interstate lanes
South Carolina to start planning for more interstate lanes

COLUMBIA, S.C. — South Carolina is about to begin planning for more interstate highway lanes in the eastern part of the state. The of Charleston reported the state transportation commission..

NTSB: Truck in 7-person fatality had improper authority
NTSB: Truck in 7-person fatality had improper authority

THOREAU, N. M. — The tractor-trailer involved in a fatal accident near here August 30 was operating outside its granted authority, according to federal records. The National Transportation Safety Board..

Love’s raises more than $3.4M for sick children
Love’s raises more than $3.4M for sick children

OKLAHOMA CITY – Love’s Travel Stops (Love’s) store employees and customers raised more than $3.4 million for sick and injured children through its five-week store campaign to raise funds for..

Studies: crashes up as much as 6% in legal pot states
Studies: crashes up as much as 6% in legal pot states

RUCKERSVILLE, Va. — Crashes are up by as much as 6 percent in Colorado, Nevada, Oregon and Washington, compared with neighboring states that haven't legalized marijuana for recreational use, new..

Cass says shipment volume up as result of expanding economy
Cass says shipment volume up as result of expanding economy

ST. LOUIS — Despite all the recent turmoil in the financial markets and the resulting concerns about the strength of the economy, the Cass Freight Shipments Index is signaling that..

New TRIP report: motorists in urban areas face rough ride
New TRIP report: motorists in urban areas face rough ride

WASHINGTON — If you are driving in the San Francisco/Oakland area, you stand a pretty good chance of driving (or riding) on some pretty sorry roads. So says the a..

Volvo trucks with GHG 2017 engines eligible for software, parameter updates
Volvo trucks with GHG 2017 engines eligible for software, parameter updates

GREENSBORO, N.C. — All Volvo truck owners in the U.S. and Canada with GHG 2017 Volvo engines equipped with Volvo’s factory-installed connectivity hardware are now eligible for software and parameter..

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