Industry briefs

Con-way Freight opens two new service centers

| January 07, 2015

Con-way Freight, an Ann Arbor, Mich.-based less-than-truckload company, opened two new service centers in Texas and Wisconsin. The new $3.7 million Central Texas service center in Robinson replaces an existing 22-door facility in Waco; it has ...

Old Dominion opens, relocates service centers

| January 07, 2015

Old Dominion Freight Line opened a new 267-door service center in Memphis, Tenn. The Thomasville, N.C.-based less-than-truckload company said it invested more than $30 million in the facility that now employs 416, with plans to ...

Dayton Freight opens new Des Moines service center

| January 07, 2015

Dayton Freight opened a new 52-door service center in Des Moines, Iowa, to provide faster service, increased capacity and more error-free deliveries. The Dayton, Ohio-based less-than-truckload company invested $7.5 million in the 28,000-square-foot facility and plans ...

Love’s opens new Pennsylvania, Illinois stops

| December 29, 2014

Love’s announced recently it has opened two new truck stops — one in Londonderry Township, Pa., and one in Hamel, Ill.

Peterbilt’s 2015 calendar now available

| December 22, 2014

Peterbilt’s 2015 calendar is now available for sale through Peterbilt.com in the “Peterbilt Life” section under the “About” link in the main navigation. To go directly to the calendar sales site, visit https://www.dcgonline.net/peterbiltretail/. The 2015 calendar ...

Hornady increases pay packages

| December 17, 2014

Hornady Transportation announced an increase in all driver pay programs that will be applied to all line haul, dedicated and regional drivers paid by the mile. Effective Jan. 5, all drivers will receive a 1-cent increase ...

Old Dominion announces rate increase

| December 16, 2014

Old Dominion Freight Line announced this week it will be raising rates by about 4.5 percent starting Jan. 5, 2015.

‘The Dragon’ gets truck restrictions in Tenn.

| December 11, 2014

Have you driven "The Dragon" -- or U.S. 129 in Tennessee/N.C.? Following its bordering state's lead, Tennessee will prohibit vehicles longer than 30 feet from the mountainous road as of January.

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