Industry briefs

Volvo launches game app

| December 08, 2012

Volvo now offers a mobile gaming application, ”Fueldrop”, available for free download from the Apple iTunes store. The launch of the game coincides with the beginning of an online scavenger hunt for U.S. participants centered ...

Trucker Buddy recognized for impact

| December 07, 2012

Larry Huguenard has been named Trucker Buddy’s Buddy of the Month for October 2012 after being nominated by Cory Hyslop, a fifth-grade teacher at Oakdale Elementary in Rock Hill, S.C. Huguenard has been working with ...

Prime, Wreaths Across America team

| December 05, 2012

Prime, Inc., recently announced its collaboration with Wreaths Across America for its annual Wreaths Across America Day at Springfield National Cemetery in Springfield, Miss., at 11:00 CST on Saturday, Dec. 15. The company encourages the ...

United driver earns distinction

| December 05, 2012

Sherryll Byrd, a company driver for United Van Lines, has been named Trucker Buddy of the Month for November. Carole Sylvester and her second-grade class at Oak Grove School, of Ojai, Calif., nominated Byrd for ...

New parts look-up system

| December 05, 2012

Hendrickson has introduced PLUS — “Parts Look-Up System” — a system designed to provide serviceable parts information for Hendrickson Truck and Trailer suspension systems. The system will recognize truck suspension assembly numbers, trailer suspension model ...

Crete launches veterans website

| December 04, 2012

Crete Carrier Corporation, along with its Shaffer Trucking and Hunt Transportation, has launched a new military recruitment website, www.WeHireVeterans.com.

CRST hiring 50 drivers

| December 04, 2012

CRST Expedited will be hiring at least 50 drivers in its December hiring event.

FedEx driver named Angel of Year

| December 04, 2012

Kenny Cass of Portland, Ore., and FedEx Freight has been named the Truckload Carrier Association's Highway Angel of the Year for his efforts in rescuing two motorists after an accident.

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