Industry Briefs

Beemac Trucking building public CNG fueling station

| June 06, 2012

Beemac Trucking announced the construction of the first compressed natural gas fueling station in Beaver County, Pa. A groundbreaking ceremony will take place on June 15 at the site, located in Ambridge, ...

Chevron announces May 2012 Million Mile Club inductees

| June 05, 2012

Chevron Lubricants recently named the eight drivers inducted to the Delo-sponsored Red Eye Radio (formerly Midnight Trucking Radio) Million Mile Club in May 2012, which honors truck drivers in the U.S. and Canada ...

Former Prime driver competes at San Diego Triathalon

| June 05, 2012

Former Prime Inc. lease owner-operator Siphiwe Baleka recently returned from the “San Diego or Bust” bicycle transport tour. Baleka competed and finished in eighth place in the Men’s 40-44 division of the ...

Caterpillar dealers to sell Minimizer fenders

| June 05, 2012

Minimizer has announced that its liquid platinum, poly fenders are now available in some Caterpillar dealerships. The truck manufacturer is also displaying Minimizer fenders on some of its demo trucks. Butler Cat in Rapid City, ...

Crete Carrier April Drivers of the Month

| June 01, 2012

Crete Carrier, Shaffer Trucking and Hunt Transportation have announced their April 2012 Drivers of the Month.

Pilot opens new centers

| May 29, 2012

Pilot Flying J has announced plans to open seven new travel centers and plazas in June and July. The two travel plazas will be located in Anna, Texas, and Nanton, Alberta, Canada. New travel centers ...

Melton Truck Lines receives E Star award

| May 29, 2012

Melton Truck Lines Inc. was awarded the President’s E”Star Award for Export Service in May. The E Awards are the highest recognition any U.S. entity may receive for making a significant contribution to the expansion ...

Consulting firm offers business classes to drivers

| May 24, 2012

Equinox Owner-Operator Solutions has launched the Equinox University for Carriers, a set of interactive learning courses customized for driver training programs of individual truckload and less-than-truckload carriers.  The courses are specially designed to hold attention, ...

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