Industry briefs

Volvo opens new full-service dealer in N.M.

| April 17, 2014

Volvo Trucks has added Bruckner’s Truck Sales in Alburquerque, N.M. to its dealer network. The 7.5-acre full-service dealership is accessible from Interstate 40, just off the Unser Boulevard exit. The location has 18 truck bays staffed ...

Averitt ups pay

| April 17, 2014

Averitt Express has changed its pay packages for both veterans and new CDL holders looking to join the company. Averitt is increasing across-the-board pay for regional drivers and shortening the amount of time to reach ...

Major LTLs posting rates to uShip

| April 16, 2014

Three top national LTL carriers – Con-way, Old Dominion and YRC – have committed to publishing rates on offer to uShip’s shipper-direct LTL spot rate marketplace, uShip reported.

WTS International names 2014 award winners

| April 14, 2014

WTS International, the association for the professional advancement of women in transportation, selected the winners of its annual recognition awards for 2014. Each of the five awards will be presented at an awards banquet on ...

I-40 paving in AZ to cause delays

| April 14, 2014

After being shut down for the winter, a paving project east of Holbrook, Ariz., will be starting again Monday, April 14.  The project covers eight miles of I-40 starting at the east side of Holbrook ...

Marten honors million milers

Overdrive Staff | April 04, 2014

Marten Transport will hold the company’s annual Million Mile Banquet and Induction Ceremony on April 12. Thirteen drivers will be inducted into the One Million Mile Club, five drivers into the Two Million Mile Club ...

Inland Truck Parts acquires N.D. facility

| April 03, 2014

Inland Truck Parts & Service acquired Aaction Truck and Trailer Repair, Inc in West Fargo, N.D. The new Inland location at 635 10th Street Northeast is open 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday. ...

New Love’s opens in N.C

| April 03, 2014

Love’s Travel Stops opened a new location in Salisbury, N.C., on I-85, at Exit 71, on April 3. The Salisbury Love’s location provides access to an array of driver services and amenities that will be available ...

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