intermodal

OMB wraps up work on intermodal equipment rule

| June 06, 2012

The White House Office of Management and Budget has completed work on the FMCSA's amended final rule concerning intermodal equipment.

Could EOBRs solve the detention dilemma?

| May 04, 2012

EOBRs can give owner-operators a powerful tool when dealing with customers and the shipping/receiving facilities relative to detention time. Given that stopped time and location is easily retrievable with the systems, operators now have ready-made ...

OMB gets amended intermodal equipment rule

| April 26, 2012

FMCSA has sent the White House an amended final rule concerning intermodal equipment repair and maintenance.

Intermodal flatbed launched

| February 29, 2012

Boyd Intermodal, along with partner Raildecks Intermodal, on Feb. 28 announced the launch of its Boyd/Raildecks flatbed intermodal product designed to allow industrial freight such as steel and aluminum coils to be transported by railroad. Class ...

Chasing the Green

Todd Dills | January 01, 2012

Certain niches offer big income potential for those willing to specialize.

Port haulers on Occupy actions

| December 13, 2011

The Occupy Wall Street movement claimed solidarity with West Coast port haulers yesterday in efforts with varying success to shut down ports in Southern and Northern California as well as farther north in the Pacific ...

Drayage fair to detail government incentive programs

| April 13, 2011

The Drayage Truck Fair will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, April 16, at the Port Authority’s Executive Building parking lot in Houston.

Combating cargo theft: An interview with Schneider security director Walt Fountain

| November 26, 2010

When I visited Schneider National’s Green Bay, Wis., headquarters in June for the carrier’s 75th-anniversary celebration, I got an up-close look at one of many efforts the company’s put in place over the years to ...

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