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Pilot Flying J strengthens logistics business to better serve oil and gas industry
Pilot Flying J strengthens logistics business to better serve oil and gas industry

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Pilot Flying J, the largest North American operator of travel centers and the fourth-largest tanker fleet in the U.S., said it has entered into two strategic partnerships..

Stay Metrics report says recruiters, dispatchers are pivotal in preventing turnover
Stay Metrics report says recruiters, dispatchers are pivotal in preventing turnover

You never get a second chance to make a first impression. That old chestnut could have served as the title to Stay Metrics’ latest white paper. Instead, the analytics firm,..

U.S. says driving would be riskier if fuel standards tougher
U.S. says driving would be riskier if fuel standards tougher

WASHINGTON  — The Trump administration says people would drive more and be exposed to increased risk if their cars get better gas mileage, an argument intended to justify freezing Obama-era..

EPA says Cummins Inc. voluntarily recalling some 500,000 trucks for faulty emissions system component
EPA says Cummins Inc. voluntarily recalling some 500,000 trucks for faulty emissions system component

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today said Cummins Inc. is voluntarily recalling some 500,000 model year 2010-2015 medium- and heavy-duty trucks for a faulty emissions control component. The agency..

Uber closes autonomous truck segment; Uber Freight still operating
Uber closes autonomous truck segment; Uber Freight still operating

Uber officials said July 30 it is closing its autonomous trucks segment to concentrate on its self-driving cars. Uber told CNN, NBC and other news outlets that it wants to..

State law enforcement checking rear impact trailer guards Aug. 27-31
State law enforcement checking rear impact trailer guards Aug. 27-31

GREENBELT, Md. — During the week of August 27-31, each state’s commercial motor vehicle law enforcement department will choose one day of that week to capture data on rear impact..

ATRI releases update to its Crash Predictor Model
ATRI releases update to its Crash Predictor Model

ARLINGTON, Va. — The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) Tuesday released the update to its Crash Predictor Model that statistically quantifies the likelihood of future crash involvement based on specific..

Toyota doubles down on zero emissions heavy duty trucks
Toyota doubles down on zero emissions heavy duty trucks

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — Toyota Monday said the company took “the next great leap” toward the future of zero-emission trucking, unveiling the second iteration of its hydrogen fuel cell electric..

Diesel prices continue to barely budge, edging up $0.006 for the week
Diesel prices continue to barely budge, edging up $0.006 for the week

On-highway diesel prices continued to fluctuate by the smallest of amounts from week to week, rising to a national average of $3.22 as of July 30, an increase of only..

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