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2014-05-12 16:20:53

ARLINGTON, Va., May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) today launched a data collection initiative to update the 2013 Operational Costs of Trucking report. Through a brief online survey, ATRI seeks to capture basic cost information from for-hire carriers such as driver pay, fuel costs, insurance premiums and lease or purchase payments. Carriers are asked to provide full year 2013 cost per mile and cost per hour data. The...

2014-05-12 12:20:57

INDIANAPOLIS, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ALSN), the largest global provider of commercial duty fully-automatic transmissions, today announced that it will attend the following investor conferences. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120702/DE33547LOGO Oppenheimer Industrial Growth Conference - New York Date: Wednesday, May 14, 2014 - 11:35 A.M. - 12:10 P.M. ET Presenter: G. Frederick Bohley III, Executive Director, Finance and Investor...

2014-05-12 08:21:23

ARLINGTON, Va., May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, American Trucking Associations released the latest edition of American Trucking Trends, the annual almanac of trucking and freight transportation, which confirms the industry's role as the primary mover of freight in the United States. "This report shows once again what a critical role trucking plays in the U.S. economy," said ATA President and CEO Bill Graves. "Trucking continues to move the most, and most valuable, freight in the United...

2014-05-09 23:06:50

Top Third Party Logistics Company, Cerasis, and eCommerce Shipping Expert, WebShopApps, offer the Market’s First End-To-End LTL eCommerce Logistics solutions through Freight Shipping Extension Eagan, MN (PRWEB) May 09, 2014 Third Party Logistics company and expert LTL (less-than-truckload) freight management expert, Cerasis Inc., and WebShopApps, a provider of powerful eCommerce Shipping Solutions announces the two companies will continue their partnership and answer merchant’s...

2014-05-09 12:21:07

ARLINGTON, Va., May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American Trucking Associations' Technology & Maintenance Council will hold its 2014 Fall Meeting and 10th annual National Technician Skills Competition -- TMCSuperTech 2014 -- September 22-25 at the Walt Disney Swan & Dolphin Resort, Orlando, Fla. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100129/ATALOGO The meeting theme, "Celebrating Technical Achievement," will be carried out through technical sessions covering management,...

2014-05-08 23:12:37

Julie Butcher, a personal injury attorney in Lexington, Kentucky, and member of the Association of Plaintiff Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America, commented today on the new requirement that medical examiners who certify interstate truck drivers’ fitness to drive be on a national registry of approved examiners. Lexington, KY (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 Any medical examiner who conducts DOT-required physical examinations of interstate truck drivers must complete training, pass a certification...

2014-05-08 16:20:44

ARLINGTON, Va., May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- National Tank Truck Carriers (NTTC) announced that Superior Carriers, Inc., based in Oak Brook, Illinois, won the coveted Outstanding Safety Performance Trophy in the 2013 calendar year safety competition. The award was presented to Superior Carriers, Inc. during NTTC's 66th Annual Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada on April 29, 2014. The Outstanding Safety Performance Trophy is sponsored annually by Heil Trailer International of...

2014-05-06 20:20:38

AUSTIN, Texas, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ordoro, a fast-growing shipping and logistics platform for small businesses, today announced their partnership with uShip, a global online marketplace for shipping services. With this new tie-up, businesses that ship parcels through Ordoro now benefit from the competitive shipping rates offered by the uShip platform. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140506/85125 uShip is famously featured in the A&E TV show "Shipping Wars", in...

2014-05-06 12:22:08

ARLINGTON, Va., May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American Trucking Associations is pleased to welcome Christopher Spear as the association's newest vice president and chief of legislative affairs. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100129/ATALOGO "Chris has a long career on Capitol Hill and in the federal government and we're thrilled to have him as part of our advocacy team," said ATA President and CEO Bill Graves. "Chris also brings a wealth of experience from the...

2014-05-05 16:20:48

ARLINGTON, Va., May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Tank Truck Carriers, Inc. (NTTC) today announced that its membership elected Dean Kaplan as the organization's new chairman at the association's recent annual meeting in Las Vegas on April 28, 2014. Chairman Kaplan succeeds Jim Shaeffer, President of McKenzie Tank Lines, Inc., who will now serve as Chairman of the NTTC's Executive Committee. "The opportunity to serve as your Chairman is very close to the pinnacle of...


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