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Groups sue over hours rule

Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety, Public Citizen and the Truck Safety Coalition object to FMCSA not reducing the driving day to 10 hours from 11.

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New radio show covers trucking-related information

A new online trucking radio show, The Courtney Wilson Show, will broadcast at 2 p.m. EST every Thursday starting March 1, says its sponsor by 1st Guard Radio. Aired by 1st Guard insurance company and hosted by Courtney Wilson, the show will include trucker news, interviews with industry officials, new technology available for truckers and insurance tips. For details, visit 1st Guard Radio, 1stguardradio.com

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Pilot Flying J to acquire fuel supplier

Pilot Flying J announced Feb. 23 it will acquire Western Petroleum LLC, a Utah-based company that supplies about 200 million gallons of fuel and lubricants annually to the oil and gas drilling and hydraulic fracturing industries. Western Petroleum delivers to drilling operations in Rocky Mountain, Plains and southern states. The company has about 500 employees and 150 trucks and will become a division of Pilot Flying J and retain its current management. Financial terms of the ...

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RigDig Truck History Reports finalist for award

Truck information service was one of six finalists for the top technical achievement of 2011 awarded by Truck Writers of North America.

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Groups want high court review of port case

Trucking organizations support ATA’s request to review a court’s ruling regarding Port of Los Angeles trucking concession requirements.

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About Express-1 and XPO

I am researching and writing a story about expedite carrier Express-1 and its parent company XPO Logistics, Inc.

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Daimler trucks meet 2014 greenhouse gas regs

DTNA’s GHG14 compliance came a year ahead of the mandate for certification by the EPA and the Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

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California aims to extend trailer deadline

CARB will pursue emergency rulemaking to fix an oversight that would prevent larger fleets from using a phased-in compliance schedule.

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ProStar+ with MaxxForce 15 on Texas highways

An Overdrive editor is impressed by the strong, quiet ride when he takes this Navistar tractor out to see how it performs.

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Rebates available for anti-idling equipment

Rebates are available for battery-powered HVAC systems, diesel APUs, cold-plate systems and evaporative coolers.

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