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2014-07-23 12:21:37

ARLINGTON, Va., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, American Trucking Associations called on the Senate to adopt a shorter term patch for the Highway Trust Fund in order to pass a long-term, well-funded highway bill sooner, rather than later. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100129/ATALOGO "As the Senate takes up legislation this week to address the looming shortfall in the Highway Trust Fund by passing a temporary funding 'patch' and a short-term extension of...

2014-07-22 12:21:59

ARLINGTON, Va., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American Trucking Associations' advanced seasonally adjusted For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index declined 0.8% in June, following a revised 0.9% gain the previous month. In June, the index equaled 128.6 (2000=100) versus 129.6 in May. The index is off 1.9% from the all-time high in November 2013 (131.0). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100129/ATALOGO Compared with June 2013, the SA index increased 2.3%, down from May's 3.3%...

2014-07-21 12:21:26

ARLINGTON, Va., July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, American Trucking Associations released the latest edition of its look ahead at the future of freight: ATA U.S. Freight Transportation Forecast to 2025, which shows continued growth for not just the trucking industry, but for the freight economy overall. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140721/128927 According to Forecast, a collaboration between ATA and IHS Global Insight, overall freight tonnage will grow 23.5% from 2013...

2014-07-21 08:21:04

INDIANAPOLIS, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ALSN) today announced new integrated stop-start technology in conjunction with Project ETHOS, an ultra-low carbon powertrain program created by Cummins Inc. to demonstrate the potential of alternative fuels for carbon dioxide (CO2) reductions in medium-duty commercial vehicles. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120702/DE33547LOGO "As a company, we certainly pride ourselves on being a leader for...

2014-07-18 23:02:09

GTG Technology Group, LLC (GTG), leading transportation software provider, recently published their first white paper. The white paper introduces readers to facts about the E-Log Mandate, the benefits and impact of the bill passed by United States Congress, as well as the capabilities of the E-Log devices. Houston, TX (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 Truck drivers, company managers, and individuals traveling on the interstate will benefit from the E-Log Mandate. The E-Log mandate was developed by...

2014-07-18 12:20:58

ARLINGTON, Va., July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, American Trucking Associations said that Velociti Inc., a transportation and networking technology services firm, is the latest company to be added to the ATA Featured Product program. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100129/ATALOGO "Technology is driving the trucking industry today. One of the major challenges fleets are experiencing is making sure all of their various systems are integrated in a manner that...

2014-07-17 20:20:32

Pegasus Legal Funding offers assistance to victims of trucking accidents NEW YORK, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tracy Morgan isn't taking the accident he endured last month lightly. The comedian and several other passengers were severely injured and fellow comedian James McNair was killed, when an allegedly drowsy Walmart truck driver crashed into Morgan's limousine on the New Jersey Turnpike. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140123/NY51061LOGO Morgan and three other...

2014-07-17 16:20:37

ARLINGTON, Va., July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, American Trucking Associations President and CEO Bill Graves announced several promotions of key professionals to the Association's Senior Staff team. These promotions will strengthen ATA and build upon the association's effectiveness in representing the interests of the trucking industry across the country. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100129/ATALOGO "ATA has a talented group of staff dedicated to the...

2014-07-16 23:12:00

As of May 21, 2014, it is required that all medical certificates issued to interstate truck and bus drivers must come from medical examiners listed on the National Registry. The objective of the new certification guidelines is to improve highway safety and promote public confidence in the quality of the medical examiners who certify CMV drivers. Corte Madera, California (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 As of May 21, 2014, all medical certificates issued to interstate truck and bus drivers must come...

2014-07-16 08:21:52

READING, Pa., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Penske Logistics has joined CargoNet to enhance its existing freight management security practices for its shipper customers. CargoNet helps prevent cargo theft and improves recovery rates through secure and controlled information sharing among theft victims, their business partners and law enforcement officials. CargoNet uses a national database and information-sharing system managed by crime analysts and subject-matter experts. CargoNet is...


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