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Yokohama opens new R&D facility in North Carolina
Yokohama opens new R&D facility in North Carolina

SANTA ANA, Calif. — Yokohama Tire Corp. (YTC) has officially opened its new tire research and development facility – the Yokohama Development Center America (YDCA) – in Cornelius, North Carolina...

Mississippi DOT project designed to relieve I-55 congestion
Mississippi DOT project designed to relieve I-55 congestion

JACKSON, Miss. — The Mississippi Department of Transportation is set to begin a project that the agency says will relieve peak drive time congestion on Interstate 55 in Madison County,..

Diesel prices jump nationwide, back over $4 per gallon in California
Diesel prices jump nationwide, back over $4 per gallon in California

On-highway diesel prices rose for the week ending Oct. 1, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA). The average price nationwide climbed by $0.042 to $3.313, the highest it’s..

High Ekberg to succeed Dave Rusch as president, CEO of CRST International
High Ekberg to succeed Dave Rusch as president, CEO of CRST International

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — As part of CRST’s two-year succession plan, CRST International one of the largest privately-held transportation and logistics companies in the United States, said that Dave Rusch,..

Florida, West Virginia, Arizona technicians win Navistar competition
Florida, West Virginia, Arizona technicians win Navistar competition

LISLE, Ill. — Symbolizing Navistar’s commitment to customer uptime, technicians from Florida, West Virginia and Arizona took home first place in the three categories of the 2018 Technician Rodeo, a..

Report: 97% of employers in transportation industry feel impact of fatigue
Report: 97% of employers in transportation industry feel impact of fatigue

ITASCA, Ill. — A National Safety Council survey report released Monday found 69 percent of employees – many of whom work in in safety-critical industries – are tired at work,..

Georgia governor port plan includes ‘truck-only’ lanes
Georgia governor port plan includes ‘truck-only’ lanes

ATLANTA — Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal said he state is planning to invest in a second inland container port facility and build “truck-only” lanes on Interstate 16 out of the..

Atlanta needs cowboys: dozens of cows loose after wreck
Atlanta needs cowboys: dozens of cows loose after wreck

ATLANTA  — An overturned livestock truck spilled a herd of cows onto a highway cloverleaf north of Atlanta on Monday, causing traffic chaos including wrecks that killed several cows and..

CRST Dedicated team driver Lana Poveda is WIT member of the month
CRST Dedicated team driver Lana Poveda is WIT member of the month

PLOVER, Wis. — Women In Trucking Association (WIT) has named Lana Poveda its October Member of the Month. Poveda is a CRST Expedited Team Driver with 15 years of service...

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