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Roadrunner launches new refrigerated division

Roadrunner launches new refrigerated division

The new division is the combination of two of Roadrunner’s companies – M. Bruenger and R&M Transportation – into one company.
Trump plan for private highway funding limited in its ability to fix U.S.' ailing infrastructure

Trump plan for private highway funding limited in its ability to fix U.S.’ ailing infrastructure

How much can private money fill the highway funding void? Not as much as Trump and other advocates for privatization might hope. But if the president's hopes for greater private ...
Demand for International LT Series up versus ProStar

Demand for International LT Series up versus ProStar

Order intake for LT trucks equipped with the Cummins X15 engine to continue to exceed comparable ProStar figures for prior years
USA Truck expands logistics division into Mexico

USA Truck expands logistics division into Mexico

The company says the expansion is in line with its strategy to grow into new markets and offer more services. The team in Mexico will be led by Hugo Jimenez, ...
ATA, Navistar, Volvo join other trucking stakeholders asking new EPA chief to support clean diesel program

ATA, Navistar, Volvo join other trucking stakeholders asking new EPA chief to support clean diesel program

A band of trucking industry stakeholders, including some truck and engine OEMs and the American Trucking Associations, issued a letter last week to the new administrator of the Environmental Protection ...
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Trucking lauds permanent removal of 34-hour restart restrictions

Trucking lauds permanent removal of 34-hour restart restrictions

The American Trucking Associations, Truckload Carriers Association and other industry organizations voiced support for the Department of Transportation's study that found "no net benefit" to 2013-enacted 34-hour restart provisions.
Kenworth's Truckers Against Trafficking auction truck the result of industry collaboration

Kenworth’s Truckers Against Trafficking auction truck the result of industry collaboration

By the time the truck finally hit the production line, Inland Kenworth manager Don Blake says it felt like half the industry was behind it.

Diesel prices continue 2017 trend, remain flat

Looking at diesel prices region-by-region, most regions remained relatively flat, rising or falling by less than one cent, except for New England, which saw a decrease of 1.2 cents, and ...
Navistar losses grow as revenue slips

Navistar losses grow as revenue slips

In the first quarter, Navistar began deliveries of its new International LT Series long-haul truck.
Schneider again named military-friendly employer

Schneider again named military-friendly employer

Schneider provides several benefits for military veterans including increased starting pay, guaranteed hometime for weekend drill and annual training for National Guard and reservists and more.
Current 34-hour restart regs to stay put following issuance of long-awaited FMCSA report

Video: Test driving Volvo’s highly efficient SuperTruck

CCJ Equipment Editor Jason Cannon got behind the wheel of Volvo's SuperTruck concept vehicle last month. In the video here, Volvo engineers discuss the SuperTruck's features and how the company ...
The Safety Fitness Determination rule would allow the agency to rely more heavily on roadside inspection data and violation data to determine carriers' safety fitness. Some carrier groups, however, argue the rule's issuance violates provisions of the 2015 FAST Act, which requires reforms to the CSA program.

New out-of-service criteria take effect in April

Few significant changes from years past have been made, but new out-of-service conditions related to the electronic logging device mandate’s December 18 enforcement are included.
CCJ Innovator: Southeastern Freight Lines employees find that giving time can be rewarding

CCJ Innovator: Southeastern Freight Lines employees find that giving time can be rewarding

Five years ago, as part of its community involvement efforts, SEFL introduced its “Southeastern Serves” initiative. The program is dedicated to giving back to communities across the company’s footprint by ...
New Class 8 truck racing circuit kicks off 13-race season this month

New Class 8 truck racing circuit kicks off 13-race season this month

A new racing series featuring Class 8 trucks in oval track races starts its first full season next month in North Carolina. The Bandit Big Rig Series, which offers a ...