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FMCSA opens driver screening website

Carriers can register to access a safety database that will be set up for screening applicants for driving jobs.

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Truck-only toll lanes set for Florida

Ramps will link Tampa’s Interstate 4 and Selmon Crosstown Expressway, with dedicated lanes for trucks.

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Tonnage index jumps in January

ATA's truck tonnage index rose 5.7 percent in January from a year earlier, the second consecutive year-over-year monthly increase.

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ATA truck tonnage index jumps in January

The index rose 5.7 percent in January from a year earlier, the second consecutive year-over-year monthly increase.

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FTR: Truck demand stays weak

The firm forecast only marginal gains for Class 8 truck demand for 2010, even as demand for truck freight appears to be improving.

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FTR: Class 8 truck demand stays weak

The firm forecast only marginal gains for Class 8 truck demand for 2010, even as demand for truck freight appears to be improving.

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Load restriction set for U.S. 101

Beginning March 22, U.S. 101 in Oregon south of Port Orford will be restricted to loads no wider than 14 feet.

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Load restriction on U.S. 101

Beginning March 22, U.S. 101 in Oregon south of Port Orford will be restricted to loads no wider than 14 feet.

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Highway Service Ventures under independent ownership

Highway Service Ventures, based in Ashland, Va., is now operating its four truck stops on the East Coast under the HSV Plazas brand. For the last 25 years, the truck stops were owned by a national chain. The four HSV Plazas are located at Elkton, Md. (Interstate 95 Exit 109 A), Ruther Glen, Va. (I-95 Exit 104), Florence, S.C. (I-95 Exit 169) and Carnesville, Ga. (I-85 Exit 160). The management team is the same, and all facilities and ...

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Diesel rises 7.6 cents

After five weeks of falling prices, the national average retail price of a gallon of diesel jumped in the latest week.

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