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Under plan, DOT would see duties deleted, added to porfolio
Under plan, DOT would see duties deleted, added to porfolio

WASHINGTON — As part of the 132-page reorganization plan proposed by the Office of Management and Budget to reorganize the federal government's structure, the Department of Transportation would undergo a..

OMB plan would put Corps of Engineers partly in USDOT
OMB plan would put Corps of Engineers partly in USDOT

WASHINGTON — A 132-page reorganization plan for key federal agencies released by the Office of Management and Budget on June 21 calls for, among other things, shifting the civil works..

4 states seek grant to develop program to direct trucks to available parking
4 states seek grant to develop program to direct trucks to available parking

PHOENIX – The Arizona Department of Transportation is joining departments of transportation from Texas, New Mexico and California in seeking a federal grant to develop a program alerting commercial truck..

Iowa DOT seeking input about draft plan on managing rest areas
Iowa DOT seeking input about draft plan on managing rest areas

AMES, Iowa – The Iowa Department of Transportation is seeking your input about a draft plan outlining a path forward in managing our rest areas located throughout the state. The..

Bill introduced to provide ‘narrow’ relief from HOS rules
Bill introduced to provide ‘narrow’ relief from HOS rules

WASHINGTON — A bill introduced Thursday in the U.S. House would require the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration to provide narrow relief from the Hours of Service rules has drew..

Of Mutual Interest: Reacting to volatile oil prices
Of Mutual Interest: Reacting to volatile oil prices

NEW YORK — Just a month ago oil surged to its highest price in three years, and some investors were wondering if crude was again on its way to $100..

Dana launching new Spicer Select drivetrain products
Dana launching new Spicer Select drivetrain products

MAUMEE, Ohio — Dana is launching new Spicer Select drivetrain products, a new line of all-makes coverage for the North American commercial-vehicle aftermarket. Ideally suited for aging vehicles, the new..

TransLand paints Mack green for community service work
TransLand paints Mack green for community service work

GREENSBORO, N.C. — TransLand, a truckload and logistics services provider based in Springfield, Missouri, recently added a bright green Mack Anthem model to its fleet to handle a very special..

FTR index reflects strong freight demand
FTR index reflects strong freight demand

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — FTR’s Trucking Conditions Index (TCI) for April at a reading of 11.5 reflects strong freight demand and continued tightness in capacity, FTR officials said Thursday. Carriers can..

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