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Boston hazmat route recommended

The Massachusetts Motor Transportation Association is strongly encouraging use of a Boston hazmat route city officials recommended.

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Seattle program scraps 200 drayage trucks

ScRAPS started last November with the goal of taking at least 250 drayage trucks with pre-1994 engines off the road.

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Survey: Truck owner satisfaction peaks early

Class 8 truck owner satisfaction peaks in the first nine months the truck is in service, then decreases notably

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Bridgestone truck tire prices jump

The base price of its truck radial tires has increased up to 6 percent in the United States, Bridgestone Bandag Tire Solutions announced. The increase became effective July 1, the Muscatine, Iowa-based company said.

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Ryder honors top carriers

Thirteen fleets have been awarded Ryder System Inc.'s top carrier honor, the Miami-based transportation and supply chain logistics company announced. The award is based on on-time performance, claims handling, customer service, technology applications, economic value and innovation, a written statement from Ryder said. The winners, listed by category, are AAA Cooper Transportation, LTL Regional; Con-way Freight, LTL National; Old Dominion Freight Lines, LTL National; Vitran Express, LTL Inter-Regional; CEVA Logistics, International Forwarder; CSA V, International Maritime Commerce; ...

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Calif. truck registry updated

The Drayage Truck Registry should reflect a 12/31/13 compliance date to avoid being turned away.

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California truck registry updated

The Drayage Truck Registry should reflect a 12/31/13 compliance date to avoid being turned away.

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TransTech replaces former scan service at Flying J

Pegasus TransTech truck stop scanning services are replacing all of Flying J's 180 Scan & Go Express scanning, the newly merged Pilot Flying J travel center company announced. Transflo Express scanning will be installed at all Flying J stops in the United States and Canada within the next 60 days, said Pegasus TransTech spokeswoman Karen Blanchard. The service has been used at Pilot travel centers since 2002. With Transflo Express, documents are sent electronically to fleet for ...

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Truck Spotlight

Peterbilt’s regional-haul 384 model delivers efficiency gains, weight savings, aero advantages.

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Oil mixology

Grasp these points about engine oil additives and leave chemistry to the engineers.

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