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Average cost of gallon of on-highway diesel drops 2.1 cents to $3.317
Average cost of gallon of on-highway diesel drops 2.1 cents to $3.317

WASHINGTON — The average on-highway price of a gallon of diesel declined 2.1 cents to $3.317 for the week ending November 12, according to the Energy Information Administration of the..

OOIDA to offer class to help those interested in starting small trucking business
OOIDA to offer class to help those interested in starting small trucking business

GRAIN VALLEY, Mo. — The Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association will offer a class to help those interested in starting a small trucking business. OOIDA’s business education training, Truck to Success,..

ACT’s Vieth says forward momentum in freight market may be slowing
ACT’s Vieth says forward momentum in freight market may be slowing

COLUMBUS, Ind. — September marked the second consecutive month of moderating freight-related industry metrics, and early indications suggest the trend continued in October, according to ACT Research’s latest release of..

Penske upgrades driver app to benefit drivers ahead of busy holiday season
Penske upgrades driver app to benefit drivers ahead of busy holiday season

READING, Pa. — The Penske Driver app has added an upgrade designed to benefit truck drivers ahead of the busy holiday freight season. Deliveries are always time critical but around..

Dana expands Spicer Select offering
Dana expands Spicer Select offering

MAUMEE, Ohio — Dana Inc., has expanded its Spicer Select all-makes drivetrain portfolio to include the most popular u-joints for commercial-vehicle applications while also adding new u-joint strap kits. With..

Port of Savannah October cargo movement best in history
Port of Savannah October cargo movement best in history

SAVANNAH, Ga. — The Port of Savannah moved more container cargo in October than any other month in its history with 413,800 20-foot equivalent container units crossing its docks. Containerized..

AGT Global Logistics’ Angela Eliacostas receives 2018 Influential Woman in Trucking Award
AGT Global Logistics’ Angela Eliacostas receives 2018 Influential Woman in Trucking Award

DALLAS — Angela Eliacostas, founder and CEO of AGT Global Logistics, was presented with the eighth annual Influential Woman in Trucking Award during a panel discussion of “Hard-Won Lessons from..

Trailers orders follow record September with solid October
Trailers orders follow record September with solid October

The two organizations that report truck and trailer orders said Tuesday that the industry in October followed up a record-breaking September with another strong showing. ACT Research’s preliminary estimate for..

Stay Metrics study attributes job satisfaction, turnover intent to gender
Stay Metrics study attributes job satisfaction, turnover intent to gender

SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Stay Metrics, a provider of evidence-based driver feedback, engagement, training and retention solutions for the transportation industry, has published a new research paper that attributes critical..

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