Work starts on I-695 bridge

| May 17, 2010

When completed in 2012, the new Baltimore bridge will accommodate the 282,300 daily drivers.

TCA scholarship applications open through June 11

| May 17, 2010

College students seeking financial aid may apply for Truckload Carriers Association scholarships until 5 p.m., EDT, June 11, TCA announced. Students must be in good academic standing, be enrolled in an accredited four-year college for ...

Project starts on I-95 toll plaza

| May 17, 2010

An estimated $45 million in construction will be on the toll plaza near the Delaware/Maryland state line.

Ruan Transport driver named Highway Angel

| May 14, 2010

Ruan Transport company driver Shawn Hubbard has been named a Highway Angel for rescuing a man trapped inside a burning car last Nov. 13, the Truckload Carriers Association announced. Hubbard was heading east on I-60 in ...

WEL Companies driver named April Trucker Buddy

| May 14, 2010

WEL Companies driver Allen Button, was named Trucker Buddy of the Month for April, Trucker Buddy International announced. For four years, Button has sent post cards monthly from states he passes through to Carol Bratman's students at ...

Volvo Trucks fleet safety contest deadline set for May 30

| May 14, 2010

Fleets planning to enter the 2010 Volvo Trucks Safety Awards contest should do so by the May 30 deadline, the truck maker said. Awards of $25,000 will be given to each winner of two divisions, ...

ATA: Freight to grow slowly

| May 14, 2010

Total freight tonnage will grow 25 percent, and total freight transportation revenue will grow 69 percent by 2021.

Shock absorbers

| May 14, 2010

Designed for Class 8 trucks, the 2 5/16-in. big bore mono tube shock absorbers have a 4.2-square-in. piston area, spherical rod bearing mountings, two urethane shaft oil seals and a chrome shaft. The shocks are ...

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