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Volume, productivity up in October, ACT Research index shows
Volume, productivity up in October, ACT Research index shows

COLUMBUS, Ind. — The latest release of ACT’s For-Hire Trucking Index showed the supply-demand balance rising to 55.6 on a seasonally adjusted basis in October from 50.1 in September. The..

Wreaths Across America advances its mission to Normandy
Wreaths Across America advances its mission to Normandy

COLUMBIA FALLS, Maine and NORMANDY, France — Wreaths Across America (WAA) has been granted permission by the French authorities, on the basis of phytosanitary guarantees provided by the United States..

If you’re trying to find your bliss in your work, you’re looking in the wrong place
If you’re trying to find your bliss in your work, you’re looking in the wrong place

For the last few decades, there’s been a certain breed of self-satisfied would-be life coaches out there spreading this idea that the key to professional happiness is to “follow your..

WIT conference enjoys record-breaking number of attendees
WIT conference enjoys record-breaking number of attendees

PLOVER, Wis. — The Women In Trucking Association Inc. (WIT) held its fourth annual Accelerate! Conference and Expo earlier this month. More than 825 women and men from six countries..

Volvo agreement provides autonomous transport to Brønnøy Kalk AS
Volvo agreement provides autonomous transport to Brønnøy Kalk AS

GOTHENBURG, Sweden — Volvo Trucks has signed a landmark agreement with Brønnøy Kalk AS in Norway to provide its first commercial autonomous solution transporting limestone from an open pit mine..

Mack donates Anthem to ATA for military recruitment
Mack donates Anthem to ATA for military recruitment

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Mack Trucks is donating a Mack Anthem 70-inch Stand Up Sleeper model to the American Trucking Associations to assist in the recruitment and hiring of military veterans..

Study shows toll wouldn’t pay for I-49 extension in Arkansas
Study shows toll wouldn’t pay for I-49 extension in Arkansas

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — The Arkansas Department of Transportation is exploring funding alternatives for the construction and operation of a section of Interstate 49 after a study found that using..

Connecticut governor-elect Lamont stands by tolling only big rigs
Connecticut governor-elect Lamont stands by tolling only big rigs

HARTFORD, Conn. — Connecticut Gov.-elect Ned Lamont says he continues to support tolling only big rigs, despite a new study that shows more money can be generated from wider-ranging tolling...

ATA tonnage index jumps 6.3 percent
ATA tonnage index jumps 6.3 percent

ARLINGTON, Va. — The American Trucking Associations’ advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index jumped 6.3 percent in October to 119.9 from September’s mark of 112.8. “After slowing at..

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