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US Supreme Court Rejects California Trucking Association Appeal Over Driver Classification  Transport Topics Online

The U.S. Supreme Court declined to hear an appeal by the California Trucking Association over the employment classification of truck drivers contracted by ...


German environmentalists skeptical about consensus on how to reduce transport emissions - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

BERLIN, March 25 (Xinhua) -- The chances of reaching a consensus in the German National Platform Future of Mobility (NPM) were not high, said German ...


Canadian Commercial Drivers Group Opens Safety Training Facility  Associations Now

The Alberta Motor Transport Association built a new training state-of-the-art track and complex to help increase safety among its drivers.


Court Dismisses ATA's Lawsuit Against Rhode Island Truck Tolls  Transport Topics Online

A federal judge has dismissed the trucking industry's lawsuit against Rhode Island for its trucks-only tolling system. The U.S. District Court of Rhode Island ...


Associations Boost Aid Efforts Amid Nebraska Flooding  Associations Now

Groups throughout the state of Nebraska are hosting fundraisers and offering aid in response to the devastating “bomb cyclone” that hit the Cornhusker State, ...


TMC Takes Stock of Latest Developments in Automated Driving, Platooning  Transport Topics Online

ATLANTA — Representatives from self-driving truck startups TuSimple and Embark and truck platooning firm Peloton Technology continued the industry's ...


Fleets Credit Safety Systems, Video With Reducing Crashes, Claims  Transport Topics Online

ATLANTA — Active safety technologies such as collision mitigation and lane departure warnings have proven effective at preventing crashes, but proper ...


Tonnage Index Down 0.2% in February  Transport Topics Online

American Trucking Associations' advanced seasonally adjusted For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index was down 0.2% in February, after increasing 2.5% in January.


New TMC Chairman Kenneth Calhoun Aims to Bolster Technician Recruiting, Training  Transport Topics Online

Advancing the Technology & Maintenance Council's efforts to address the trucking industry's technician shortage and enhancing education and training for ...


Conference season for western Canadian trucking associations is upon us  Truck News

WINNIPEG, Man. – It's the time of year again when several western Canadian trucking associations hold their respective AGMs, kicking off in Winnipeg April 5 for ...


Aftermarket Industry Representatives Ask for Equal Access to Repair Data  Transport Topics Online

ATLANTA — Equal access to vehicle repair data can help level the playing field with original equipment manufacturers, according to aftermarket industry ...


Lion Sets Class 8 Electric Truck Production for Fall  Transport Topics Online

ATLANTA — The Lion Electric Co. wants to demystify electric commercial vehicles for its customers. “To do an electric truck is not easy. It's very hard work, years ...


TMC Honors Technicians, Executives as Industry Leaders  Transport Topics Online

ATLANTA — Several trucking industry leaders were honored at American Trucking Associations' 2019 Technology & Maintenance Council annual meeting ...


Soweto taxi war: Commuters ask Gauteng Transport MEC to keep the taxi ranks closed  Daily Maverick

Gauteng Transport MEC Ismail Vadi announces taxi operator truce, but fed-up Soweto commuters say keep the ranks closed — they have had enough of the ...


The Importance of Connecting With Other Travel Agents  TravelPulse

Working as a travel agent comes with plenty of obstacles, especially for those who work at home and aren't seeing their colleagues at the office every day.


Indonesia pushes palm companies to take legal action against the EU  Agriculture.com

By Bernadette Christina Munthe and Fransiska NangoyJAKARTA, March 25 (Reuters) - Indonesia's government said on Monday it will encourage the country's ...


Railroad Representatives Petition FMCSA for HOS Exemption  Transport Topics Online

Two companies and a trade association representing railroad employees have petitioned the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration for relief from certain ...


Top EU Court Backs Closed Bid for Ambulance Contract  Courthouse News Service

(CN) – The city of Solingen, Germany, did not need to publish notice before soliciting bids on a contract for ambulance-transportation services, the European ...


What's Going On With Truck Tolls In Rhode Island?  WNPR News

Last June, Rhode Island kicked off the nation's first statewide truck-only tolling program, at two spots on Interstate 95, and so far, it's been successful. This year, it ...


Legal Status for Transport of Hemp Remains Confusing  Transport Topics Online

The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has agreed to hear a legal challenge to the arrest of an Oregon truck driver and seizure of a 6,700-pound load of hemp ...


South Africa: Commuters Ask Gauteng Transport MEC to Keep the Taxi Ranks Closed  AllAfrica.com

Analysis - Gauteng Transport MEC Ismail Vadi announces taxi operator truce, but fed-up Soweto commuters say keep the ranks closed -- they have had enough ...


Indonesia to fix motorbike ride-hailing rates; may hurt Grab, Go-Jek  Reuters

Indonesian authorities mandated on Monday that ride-hailing motorcycle *service* providers will only be able to charge rates within a fixed band, a move that ...


ATA Among Members of New USMCA Coalition  Transport Topics Online

President Donald Trump's trade agreement with Canada and Mexico received a significant endorsement as more than 200 companies and associations ...


Calvet: collaboration is key to a low-carbon transport future  International Railway Journal

UITP president, Pere Calvet, explains how the association is working with its members and other bodies to convince policymakers to get behind rail.


Transport department resents Priyank Kharge’s intervention  Times of India

BENGALURU: While social media hailed social welfare minister Priyank Kharge for resolving the Ola issue, transport department officials and the JD(S) .


Law Enforcement Officers Challenged to Enforce Bill Legalizing Transport of Hemp, CVSA Says  Transport Topics Online

Conflicts between existing state laws and a new federal law legalizing the transport of industrial hemp are making it difficult for law enforcement officers to ...


Women In Trucking names top women to watch in transportation  The Trucker

PLOVER, Wis. — The Women In Trucking Association Monday released its second annual list of Top Women to Watch in Transportation. The editorial staff of ...


TMC Council Asks for Input on Mirrorless Systems for Trucks  Transport Topics Online

ATLANTA — The Technology & Maintenance Council's Cab & Control Study Group is asking for input as the trucking industry begins exploring use of sensors, ...


FlowBelow Tractor AeroKit to Be Offered on International Trucks  Transport Topics Online

ATLANTA — FlowBelow Aero announced that its Tractor AeroKit system will be offered as a factory-installed option on a fuel-efficiency package on International ...


Gorilla Safety Launches Fleet Management App  Transport Topics Online

ATLANTA — Gorilla Safety introduced an app designed to improve fleet management at American Trucking Associations' 2019 Technology & Maintenance ...


Transport associations say difficult to follow two-driver rule  The Kathmandu Post

Nepal Police launched a mobile app on February 10 with an aim to keep track on long-route buses—those travelling more than 250 kilometres—and their ...


Ancra Cargo Presents Automated Decking System  Transport Topics Online

ATLANTA — Ancra Cargo, a manufacturer of cargo securement equipment, introduced an automated decking system at American Trucking Associations' 2019 ...


Report shows states have introduced 185 bills to boost transportation investment  The Trucker

WASHINGTON — A new 43-page report issued by the American Road & Transportation Builders Association's Transportation Investment Advocacy Center ...


Design Interactive Expands Virtual Reality Training to Mobile Devices  Transport Topics Online

ATLANTA — Design Interactive announced that its Augmentor virtual and augmented reality technician training system is available for Apple and Android mobile ...


TMC Annual Meeting Goes 'Beyond the Frontier of Maintenance'  Transport Topics Online

The evolution of trucks and truck maintenance is apparent in key highlights on the agenda for the upcoming annual meeting of the Technology & Maintenance ...


Truck-Lite Debuts Updated Trailer Tracking  Transport Topics Online

ATLANTA — Truck-Lite introduced the second generation of its Road Ready trailer-tracking *service*, which features a new, smaller master control unit that offers ...


Rush Unveils Online Shopping Tool for Parts  Transport Topics Online

ATLANTA— Rush Enterprises unveiled RushCare Parts Connect, an online system for ordering parts, at American Trucking Associations' 2019 Technology ...


Maine faces truck driver shortage  NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ

The demand is higher than ever for truck drivers. Corporations are offering competitive starting salaries to attract drivers; upwards of $80000. That has some ...


Cycling is the happiest form of transport  Treehugger

A new study confirms what every cyclist already knows. A new study by Yingling Fan of the Humphrey School of Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota and ...


Here’s why China and foreign carriers have grounded the 737 Max 8 and the U.S. and Europe haven’t  The Washington Post

The different responses to Sunday's crash of a Boeing 737 Max 8, the second in less than six months, reflect how different the stakes are for the countries and ...


Cannabis Caution: Haze of Uncertainty Surrounding Cross-State Hemp Transportation  Lexology

Carriers have long relied on the ability to cross state lines without concern that state laws may impede or end their journey. The Supreme Court's…


Indonesia pushes palm oil companies to sue EU if bloc activates curbs  South China Morning Post

Indonesia, the world's biggest palm oil producer, has strongly condemned the European Union's move to phase out the commodity by 2030.


ATA Touts Introduction of Interstate Driving Legislation  Transport Topics Online

American Trucking Associations has strongly praised the introduction in the 116th Congress of a bill designed to facilitate interstate driving for truckers younger ...


Association Update: NAEMT Advances Nontransport Payment Reform  EMSWorld

Decades of work have us on the brink of completely changing the payment models for EMS.


Donaldson Debuts Wireless Filter Monitoring System  Transport Topics Online

ATLANTA –Filter manufacturer Donaldson Co. has introduced a wireless monitoring system that tracks and reports on the condition of trucks' air filters, and ...


Sterle and industry players emphasise the positive on reform  Australasian Transport News

The positive approach on change in the trucking industry, should there be a change of government after the next federal election, has been recognised on the...


CARB Continues Quest for an Electric Medium-, Heavy-Truck Future  Transport Topics Online

California environmental regulators are working on a plan to speed up the deployment of electric medium- and heavy-duty trucks operating on the state's streets ...


Improving Infrastructure Can Cut Fuel Costs, Aid Environment, ATRI Study Finds  Transport Topics Online

Just 12% of the nation's interstate road system is causing 89% of the trucking industry's congestion problems, and repairs to the key choke points that cause ...


Get Yourself to 33,000 Feet  AviationPros.com

Pull back and think in broad terms about your business, industry, government, and career. Gaining that 33000-foot perspective will put new wind beneath your ...


Group Seeks Collaboration to Improve Transport Sector  THISDAY Newspapers

At the inaugural general meeting of Public Transport Owners of Nigeria Association (PTONA), the need for government to cooperate with corporate transport ...


Truckers and transportation fuel producers fight uphill battle against Oregon carbon pricing scheme  FreightWaves

Oregon truckers and fuel interests are lobbying against a carbon pricing bill that they contend unfairly targets the transportation sector, the largest source of ...


ATA Truck Tonnage Index Fell 0.2% in February  PRNewswire

ARLINGTON, Va., March 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- American Trucking Associations' advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index was ...


South Africa: Blocking of N3 Condemned  AllAfrica.com

Transport Minister, Dr Blade Nzimande, has condemned the blockade of the Cliffdale part of the N3 highway between Pietermaritzburg and Durban by some ...


Turning big data into lower shipping rates, better service  FreightWaves

Big data is opening up opportunities for shippers of all sizes, and used properly, it can help reduce shipping rates and improve customer *service*.


Yokohama Introduces Two Low-Rolling-Resistance Tires  Transport Topics Online

ATLANTA — Yokohama Tire debuted two new SmartWay-verified, low-rolling-resistance tires at American Trucking Associations' 2019 Technology ...


Police units deployed to 6 shuttered Soweto taxi ranks  Sierra Leone Times

Gauteng police have deployed more officers in Soweto to ensure commuters are safe on their way to work on Friday morning.Police spokesperson Captain Kay ...


South Africa: Rival Soweto Taxi Associations Claim Peace After Deadly Clashes Over Routes  AllAfrica.com

Two warring minibus taxi associations in Soweto claim to have found common ground after six taxi ranks in the area were closed this week.


Republican lawmakers host Norwalk toll forum  Thehour.com

NORWALK — Roughly 30 people turned out at the Norwalk Inn & Conference Center Tuesday night for an informational forum on tolls hosted by state Reps.


Highly taxed, but road weary: Why Truckers strongly back Alabama's gas tax increase  AL.com

The Alabama Trucking Association's board unanimously supports a 10-cent increase in the state's fuel tax. The approval is part of a national push by truckers for ...


Federal judge dismisses ATA suit over Rhode Island's truck tolls  The Trucker

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — A federal judge dismissed a lawsuit over Rhode Island's new truck tolls Tuesday, finding that the court lacks jurisdiction and the case ...


An Industry United on Positive Safety Outcomes - Diesel news  Diesel News

The trucking industry is an industry united on positive safety outcomes, says Geoff Crouch, ATA Chair, in a response to a recent Diesel Opinion Piece.


CVSA's Collin Mooney: Trouble Awaits Fleets Delaying Switch From AOBRDs to ELDs  Transport Topics Online

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — A “manufacturers crisis” in transferring automatic onboard recording device software into electronic logging devices is in the making, ...


Federal road safety regulatory roadmap to roll out  Daily Commercial News

OTTAWA - The federal government is set to launch its first three “regulatory roadmaps” to modernize regulatory frameworks across Canada with enhancing road ...


Rail Transport in Germany  Lexology

Use the Lexology Getting The Deal Through tool to compare the answers in this article with those from other jurisdictions. General. Industry structure. How is the ...


Gatineau taxi drivers on strike Monday as part of province-wide protest  Ottawa Citizen

Taxis were not operating in Gatineau on Monday as drivers joined a province-wide strike to protest against provincial legislation that would deregulate the ...


San Francisco area bike-share employees consider unionizing  Smart Cities Dive

Employees for Ford GoBike, the San Francisco Bay Area's regional bike-share program, are considering unionizing, according to the San Francisco Examiner.


Colorado Paves Way to Lower Interstate Trucking Age Limits  Transport Topics Online

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis signed into law a bill that will open interstate trucking opportunities to people between the ages of 18 and 21 — as soon as federal ...


Noodle.AI, NFI to Bring AI to Transportation, Distribution Industries  Robotics Business Review

Noodle.AI and supply chain provider NFI are teaming up to bring artificial intelligence applications into the distribution and transportation industries.


Bulawayo public transporters hailed for corporate responsibility  Chronicle

Andile Tshuma, Chronicle Reporter. THE Deputy Minister of Transport and Infrastructural Development, Cde Fortune Chasi, has commended taxi associations in ...


British and Australasian railway associations sign partnership MOU  International Railway Journal

BRITAIN's Railway Industry Association (RIA) and the Australasian Railway Association (ARA) signed a partnership memorandum of understanding on March 7.


Industry challenges Canada ADS-B mandate  AOPA Pilot

March 6, 2019 By Mike Collins. A broad array of North American aviation associations—and a prominent avionics manufacturer—are challenging Canada's ...


New ACEC-BC president looks to 'build on the good work' of her predecessor  Daily Commercial News

Caroline Andrewes, the new president of the BC chapter of the Association of Consulting Engineering Companies – Canada (ACEC-BC), is looking to preserve ...


Full impact of Brexit on European Automotive Logistics sector still unknown  Fleet Transport

*ECG – The Association of European Vehicle Logistics facilitates open discussion for members and stakeholders. Over 80 Logistics *Service* providers, Car ...


Global ISO Shipping Container Market 2019 - CIMC, SINGAMAS, CXIC Group, Shanghai Universal Logistics Equipment, Maersk Container Industry  Industry Module

ISO Shipping Container Market Report highlights current and future aspects of market analysis on the basis of changing trends of industry and market scenario.


Festival of Transport comes under new leadership  Basingstoke Gazette

AFTER more than a quarter of a century, an event celebrating the magic of transport is under new leadership.


Federal investigators looking into Boeing 737 Max following 2 crashes in less than five months  Washington Post

The Justice Department's criminal division is looking into the Boeing 737 Max, a person familiar with the matter said, although the exact parameters of that ...


Jakarta move to fix motorbike ride-hailing rates may hurt Grab, Go-Jek  The Business Times

Jakarta. INDONESIAN authorities mandated on Monday that ride-hailing motorcycle *service* providers will only be able to charge rates within a fixed band, ...


VW threatens to exit important automaker lobbying group over electric vehicle policies  Electrek

Volkswagen is amongst the legacy automakers now most invested in electric vehicles and they now threaten to exit an important automaker lobbying group over ...


Scientists think they’ve solved one mystery of Easter Island’s statues  Ars Technica

Rapa Nui islanders survived by building strong communities around limited resources.


Tampa forum attendees urged to push for infrastructure, free trade and innovation  American Journal of Transportation

Ports must champion infrastructure revitalization and unshackled global trade while collaborating on innovative approaches to keeping rising cargo volumes ...


Housing associations get funding for electric car clubs  AOL UK

Housing associations have received half-a-million pounds in funding for electric hire car clubs to allow people to rent low-emission vehicles.The Scottish ...


Kochi residents welcome Corporation move to transport biodegradable waste at night  The News Minute

As part of making waste movement in the city more efficient, the Kochi Corporation has changed the time of its transportation on a trial basis. Biodegradable ...


Croatia Airlines marks 30 years of existence  Croatia Week

ZAGREB, March 14 (Hina) – Croatia's national carrier, Croatia Airlines, marks 30 years of its existence this year and will celebrate the year with the motto “We've ...


South Africa Cargo Handling, Storage and Warehousing Market Report 2018: Industry Size, Influencing Factors, Competition, SWOT Analysis, Outlook, References & Industry Associations  GlobeNewswire

Dublin, Feb. 26, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Cargo Handling, Storage and Warehousing in South Africa 2018" report has been added to ...


Bengaluru: Transport department suspends Ola's aggregator licence for 6 months  Times of India

BENGALURU: In a move that could affect thousands of cab users and drivers across the state, the transport department has suspended Ola's cab aggregator ...


Up, up & above... | Deccan Herald  Deccan Herald

Attractive airfares and exciting offers are enticing travellers like never before. Exploring the world is now an interesting affair, writes Amrita Das.


Market Prospects: Rail Freight Transport – Growth, Trends, and Forecast (2018 – 2023) Market Competition Including – Forecast 2018-2023, Growth Opportunities, Demand, Industrial Research Analysis  Dacca Times

North AmericaRail Freight Transport – Growth, Trends, and Forecast (2018 – 2023) Market Report 2018 provides actionable intelligence on factors that have ...


Speaker line-up for 2019 Summit of the Americas is revealed; exhibitor numbers top 100 - The Moodie Davitt Report  The Moodie Davitt Report

AMERICAS. IAADFS and ASUTIL – the duty free and travel retail associations based in Washington, DC and Montevideo respectively – have announced the full ...


Croatia Airlines Celebrates 30 Years, Over 38 Million Passengers  Total Croatia News

Croatia Airlines, the Croatian national carrier and Star Alliance member, celebrates 30 years in 2019!


Logistics Apprenticeship delivering solutions for Freight Distribution & Logistics Sector – Irelandskills Live  Fleet Transport

IrelandSkills Live is taking place at the RDS Simmonscourt Pavilion, Dublin from March 21st to 23rd next and the Logistics Associate Apprenticeship will have a ...


Express Delivery and Logistics Association Merges With CLDA  Transport Topics Online

The Express Delivery and Logistics Association, a trade group that represents air cargo and package delivery firms, has agreed to merge with the Customized ...


Supply Chain Management Market Huge Demand and Future Scope Including Top Players: Comarch, IBM, Infor, JDA Software, Kinaxis, Oracle - Press Release  Digital Journal

Supply Chain Management Comprehensive Study by Type (Solution, *Service*), Application (Consumer Goods, Healthcare & Pharmaceuticals, Retail, Food ...


Truck drivers blocking N3 are sabotaging economy - Nzimande  IOL

The minister of transport, Blade Nzimande, condemned the blockade on the N3 highway between Pietermaritzburg and Durban by truck drivers.


Carbon Correction Factor Called for by European Energy and Transport Associations  NGV Global

Europe's energy and transport industry is calling for implementation of a Carbon Correction Factor (CCF) to be included in the European Parliament vote on CO2 ...


Brazil takes first steps to comply with IMO's 2020 sulphur emissions cap  International Law Office

In 2016 the International Maritime Organisation approved a reduction of the maximum amount of sulphur that can be contained in ships' fuel oil by January 2020.


Gauteng MEC for transport to close several Soweto taxi ranks and routes over violence  News24

Gauteng MEC for roads and transport Ismail Vadi has announced his intention to close Nancefield Dube West Taxi Association (Nanduwe) and Witwatersrand ...


This is the World’s Safest Airline  Unreserved Media

Australian airlines Quantas is named the safest airline in the world.


Ishmael Vadi engages Soweto residents  SowetanLIVE Sunday World

Commuters bear the brunt after MEC closed taxi ranks.


Transport MEC Vadi urges Soweto commuters to use alternative transport  IOL

Gauteng Roads and Transport MEC Ismail Vadi urged Soweto commuters who rely on Nanduwe and Wata to make alternative transport arrangements.


Rival Soweto taxi associations claim peace after deadly clashes over routes  News24

Two warring minibus taxi associations in Soweto,claim to have found common ground.


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