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    Trucks, trailers, tonnage: What transport data says about the state of the industry

    Downward pressure on the larger contract market is lessening, a monthly Cass report noted.

    Updated April 18, 2024
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    Paccar opposes renewed push for environmental reporting

    An investment firm has resubmitted a proposal that narrowly failed last year to require additional reporting by the OEM on its lobbying efforts.

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    XPO, Estes, Saia begin to reopen Yellow’s former terminals

    Remaining LTL players are incorporating the bankrupt carrier’s properties into their networks after scooping up its freight and assets last year.

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    Employers worry training won’t keep pace with tech advancement

    Business leaders responding to a survey said it’s never been so hard to plan for future talent requirements.

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    Federal FLOW program welcomes more trucking members

    ITS Logistics and RoadEx America joined the Department of Transportation initiative to better share data across supply chains.

  • Salvage crews continue to remove wreckage from the cargo ship Dali after the collapse of the Francis Scott Key Bridge in the Patapsco River.
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    Transportation modes absorb pressures after Baltimore bridge collapse

    Delays, congestion and diversions are occurring, but supply chains are showing their resiliency.

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    Knight-Swift rejects unsustainable rates, projects earnings hit

    The carrier revised its Q1 financials amid demand, overcapacity and weather woes.

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    J.B. Hunt operating income falls 30% YoY in Q1

    The carrier’s brokerage unit was the lone bright spot in an otherwise dismal quarter.

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    Kodiak promotes senior strategist to chief of staff

    The tech startup promoted Lauren Harper as it seeks to ramp up operations this year.

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    Clarke Transport executive to lead 2 more TFI subsidiaries

    Kevin Tait, president of the Canada LTL subsidiary, will also oversee Vitran Express and National Fast Freight.

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    Report: Most HR pros say women face pay discrimination at work

    However, people managers often don’t receive formal training on pay equity or business-related pay decisions, a professional organization says.

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    Daimler Truck North America recalls over 29K vehicles

    Various newer Freightliner Cascadia and Western Star 57X trucks are affected.

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    CNG trucks enjoy mainstream popularity in waste fleets

    Despite the attention on EV vehicles, demand is growing for compressed natural gas as an alternative to diesel, waste companies say.

  • An aerial image of downtown shows flood-affected areas June 13, 2008 of Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
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    FHWA gives $830M in grants to fight against climate change

    A bridge replacement in Iowa and roadway project in South Dakota are receiving the most money among the 80 funding recipients.

  • A Nikola hydrogen fuell cell electric vehicle (right) next to another truck.
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    Nikola moves toward hydrogen fuel cell electric truck production target

    The company has an annual goal to deliver 300 to 350 such trucks this year.

  • An overhead view shows the tops of trucks as they park, enter and leave a refueling stop in Texas.
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    Interstate registrations board seeks to fill all 5 industry seats

    The three-year terms help change registration fees, which states use to pay for motor carrier enforcement programs.

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    Final overtime rule clears White House review

    DOL’s proposed rule, if adopted, would increase the minimum annual salary threshold that determines overtime pay eligibility under the Fair Labor Standards Act from $35,568 to $55,068.

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    Radiant Logistics acquires Minnesota-based brokerage

    Viking Worldwide specializes in high-tech, brand management, life-sciences and trade shows, according to the announcement.

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    Roadrunner extends LTL network to Atlanta

    A former YRC Freight terminal acquired in last year’s bankruptcy auction is large enough to serve as a cross-docking facility.

  • A Truck exits from the Baltimore Port after the cargo ship Dali ran into and collapsed the Francis Scott Key Bridge on March 26, 2024 in Baltimore, Maryland.
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    FMCSA offers tips, resources to truckers affected by Baltimore bridge collapse

    Hundreds of stakeholders tuned into a live-streamed presentation by the agency on subjects such as how to fill out paper logs.

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    Paccar recalls several 2025 Kenworth, Peterbilt trucks

    Sector shaft gear teeth can fracture due to an improper heat treat, which could cause a loss of steering control, according to a report.

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    Average diesel prices bounce back to over $4 per gallon

    Overall pricing remained flat in New England, while a group of Western states had the highest uptick.

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    3 in 4 workers say they haven’t been trained for flexible work arrangements

    “The pandemic forced the majority of organizations into hybrid work practically overnight, with no time to consider how to support new practices,” Wendy Hamilton, CEO of TechSmith, said.

  • Trucks travel in traffic west bound on I-695 following the collapse of the Francis Scott Key Bridge after the cargo ship Dali crashed into it, March 27, 2024 in Baltimore, Maryland.
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    Virginia, Pennsylvania join Maryland in relaxing trucking tax rules

    The states and federal government have moved to provide relief after the Francis Scott Key Bridge disaster.

    Updated April 11, 2024
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    Love’s opens 5 Speedco trucking repair sites

    The expansion plans call for 10 new truck repair sites as well as up to 20 new travel centers this year, the company said in January.