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47 out of 60 members of House T&I panel returning to Congress
47 out of 60 members of House T&I panel returning to Congress

WASHINGTON — The November 6 congressional elections not only gave control of the U.S. House of Representatives to the Democrats and kept the Senate in Republican hands, but also sent..

DAT Freight Index: Hurricanes delay October freight surge
DAT Freight Index: Hurricanes delay October freight surge

PORTLAND, Ore. — Severe weather in Asia and the U.S. Eastern seaboard slowed seasonal freight flows in October, leading to truckload transportation delays at U.S. ports, according to DAT Solutions,..

TCA, FreightWaves form partnership to track pulse of truckload industry
TCA, FreightWaves form partnership to track pulse of truckload industry

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — The Truckload Carriers Association and FreightWave have formed an exclusive partnership whose first initiative — Truckload Indexes — will be a “unique” microsite that will track the..

October U.S. Class 8 sales up slightly over September, up greatly year-over-year
October U.S. Class 8 sales up slightly over September, up greatly year-over-year

While the sales of Class 8 trucks in the United States increased in October over September's total, the big news continues to be the year-over-year improvement. WardsAuto reported that October..

Cha-ching. We called it correctly. HOS, parking, ELDs top drivers’ concern list 3rd straight year
Cha-ching. We called it correctly. HOS, parking, ELDs top drivers’ concern list 3rd straight year

If only it had been the lottery. You may recall that in the November 1-15 issue, we made a prediction that when the American Transportation Research Institute issued its “Critical..

U.S. Xpress launches ‘Full Ride’ college scholarship program
U.S. Xpress launches ‘Full Ride’ college scholarship program

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — U.S. Xpress Enterprises, Inc., a leading, national trucking company, today announced the launch of “Full Ride,” a college scholarship program for drivers and their families that is..

Kinedyne celebrating 50th anniversary
Kinedyne celebrating 50th anniversary

BRANCHBURG, N.J. — Kinedyne, a global designer, manufacturer and distributor of cargo control technologies, including cargo securement, capacity and access solutions for the transportation industry, is celebrating its 50th-anniversary. “As..

Can machines replace human kindness? I think not
Can machines replace human kindness? I think not

Usually when you hear or read something about autonomous commercial vehicles, the word safety is mentioned. A lot. The thought is that if you take humans out of the driving..

Stay Metrics promotes 5 women employees to new leadership roles
Stay Metrics promotes 5 women employees to new leadership roles

SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Stay Metrics, a provider of evidence-based driver feedback, engagement, training and retention solutions for the transportation industry, has promoted five women employees to new leadership roles...

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