Dorothy Cox
1 comment

Trucker, songwriter Paul Marhoefer…

Trucker Paul Marhoefer’s CD, “Bessemer to Birmingham,” is being marketed at truck stops. Marhoefer is still pulling reefers, saying he hopes to be trucking when..

Read More
0 comment

Trump signs $1.3 trillion…

President Donald Trump praised the increases the bill provides for military spending and said he had "no choice but to fund our military," AP reported...

Read More
0 comment

After 6 weeks of…

By the time oil has gone through the refining process to get to diesel and by the time diesel gets to distribution centers and the..

Read More
0 comment

Pilot Flying J -…

Sometimes it’s so difficult for truck drivers to get seen by a doctor they get in the habit of ignoring their health problems altogether, half..

Read More
0 comment

Diesel prices surge

On-highway diesel prices spiked this week after a brief hiccup last week in their upward trajectory.    As so often happens, oil prices were falling..

Read More
0 comment

No to young truckers

“We think it’s irresponsible to put young drivers behind the wheel of a truck in order to avoid addressing the real problems of high turnover,”..

Read More
0 comment

Trucking recession-proof career

Melissa Allen says she got her CDL because truck drivers will always be needed.   Melissa Allen was recently named Women In Trucking's April Member..

Read More
0 comment

W. Star offers rebate…

Recently, Western Star collaborated with WTFC to create a promotional wrap on a 5700XE model featuring the organization’s name and pictures of its members.  ..

Read More
0 comment

PennDOT: 3P completed 390…

PennDOT  says by the end of the month eight more bridges will be open.©2018Fotosearch The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation’s (PennDOT) Rapid Bridge Replacement project, a..

Read More
0 comment

Former CVSA chief promoted

Thompson currently serves as a Board Member for the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) and served as president of the organization in 2016. (Courtesy: ARDOT)..

Read More
0 comment

Indiana EB I-64 traffic…

At 8 p.m. Monday, eastbound I-64 over Captain Frank Road — located 0.29 miles east of I-265 — will be restricted to a single lane..

Read More
0 comment

Bendix milestone

Bendix spokesman says air dryer has "legacy of reliability."     ELYRIA, Ohio — A funny thing happens when some people lay eyes on the..

Read More
0 comment

Automatic fuel savings

The system closes the TrailerTail when the truck goes in reverse or stops. LONGVIEW, Texas — STEMCO Products Inc. has announced a new aerodynamic product,..

Read More
0 comment

Old Dominion names Freeman…

    THOMASVILLE, N.C. — Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. April 30 announced it has appointed Kevin M. "Marty" Freeman, currently the company's senior vice..

Read More
1 comment

Used truck, trailer numbers…

  COLUMBUS, Ind. — Rise. That’s the appropriate word when it comes to Class 8 used truck volumes and trailer orders. ACT Research reports that..

Read More
0 comment

Diesel prices on the…

  On-highway diesel prices are edging up, posting Monday at $3.157 for the national average compared with $3.133 for the week of April 23, a..

Read More
0 comment

ATA President Chris Spear…

It can be said that the Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association (OOIDA) and the American Trucking Associations (ATA) occasionally see eye-to-eye but most of the time..

Read More
0 comment

N.J. governor signs executive…

According to the Office of New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy and the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Murphy has signed an executive order establishing a task..

Read More
0 comment

Retail imports expected to…

    WASHINGTON — Imports at the nation’s major retail container ports are expected to grow steadily throughout the summer despite the prospect of heavy..

Read More
0 comment

Duck! There's a drone…

Coming soon to a state Department of Transportation near you — drones. U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao May 9 announced the first 10 participants in..

Read More
0 comment

EIA: World oil glut…

  The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reports that the world oil glut in place since 2015-2016 has evened out, bringing the price of oil..

Read More
0 comment

Diesel jumps nearly 4…

Last week diesel prices took an almost 7-cents-a-gallon leap and this Monday they increased nearly 4 cents, 3.8 cents to be exact. The national on-highway..

Read More
0 comment

GeoSpace Labs says it's…

The ONE20 website says the company will go out of business June 18 and GeoSpace Labs Monday said it has stepped in to fill the..

Read More
0 comment

Diesel prices push up…

    Diesel prices continued to move upward this week, but not by as much as the last two weeks. Whereas in the past two..

Read More
0 comment

Diesel prices actually down,…

After several weeks of going up, the national average on-highway diesel price Monday took a slight dip (three tenths of a penny) to $3.285, and..

Read More
7 comments

FMCSA’s new guidance allows…

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration May 31 made good on its promise to issue a new guidance clarifying..

Read More
0 comment

Diesel down 1.9 cents…

There’s a reason analysts call the price of oil and related products like diesel and home heating oil volatile. Today, the U.S. on-highway national average..

Read More
0 comment

Optronics introduces five new…

TULSA, Okla. — Optronics International, a manufacturer and supplier of heavy-duty LED vehicle lighting, has introduced five new LED Light Bars increasing the product line..

Read More
0 comment

What women want: home…

We’ve all heard this second part of an old nursery rhyme:   What are little girls made of? What are little girls made of? Sugar..

Read More
0 comment

DTNA partnering with Penske,…

PORTLAND, Ore. — Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) today said that Penske Truck Leasing and NFI have agreed to partner with the OEM in operating..

Read More
0 comment

Diesel prices little changed…

All things considered, on-highway diesel prices were staying about the same Monday, with the average price only down four tenths of a penny to $3.239..

Read More
0 comment

CVSA 'unannounced' brake safety…

More than 13 percent or nearly 1,600 CMVs inspected during the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s “unannounced” brake safety initiative April 25, were sidelined, CVSA reported..

Read More
1 comment

Diesel prices down 3…

Despite explosions and civil unrest in oil exporter Venezuela this weekend — leading some analysts to predict that oil (and consequently diesel) prices will soon..

Read More
2 comments

Trucker Path study says…

Professional truck drivers know all too well how being forced to park in unsafe areas because they’re out of hours can end in robbery, death..

Read More
0 comment

Diesel prices jump 2.6…

The average on-highway price of diesel jumped 2.6 cents a gallon to $3.252 today, as the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported a day late..

Read More
0 comment

National, on-highway diesel prices…

On-highway diesel prices crept up today in all but two of the Energy Information Administration’s (EIA) 10 reporting sectors, with the national average ringing up..

Read More
0 comment

DOT's Chao thanks nation's…

U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao said in a posting today that National Truck Driving Appreciation Week (September 9-15) is occurring “just as Hurricane Florence..

Read More
0 comment

Diesel prices inch up…

The on-highway diesel average inched up a penny today, the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported, putting diesel at $3.268 a gallon compared with the..

Read More
0 comment

Diesel still going up…

At least for the present, gone are the days where one or more regions in the U.S. are showing diesel prices in the $2-a-gallon range,..

Read More
0 comment

Following weakening oil, diesel…

Following oil prices weakened by a slowing global economy, average on-highway diesel prices Monday slid 2.5 cents a gallon to $3.355, the U.S. Energy Information..

Read More
News On Calendar
December 2018
M T W T F S S
« Nov    
 12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
31  
Facebook