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Why big data matters for transport, jobs and homes  GreenBiz

Thanks to the media, more people know that you have to protect your personal data from being misused for commercial gains. Many of you are probably more ...


ExxonMobil wants oil truck transport of 70 trucks a day through Central Coast  KEYT

Exxon Mobile is seeking to restart their offshore oil platforms that have been shut down since the 2015 Plains Pipeline oil spill on Refugio beach. The oil giant is ...


Schools Eye Technician Students  Transport Topics Online

[Stay on top of transportation news: Get TTNews in your inbox.] The diesel technician shortage is a concern within the trucking industry, and technical schools ...


MTA Overhaul May Include 2,700 Job Cuts  Wall Street Journal

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority could cut up to 2700 jobs over the next few years, according to a proposed overhaul of the nation's largest transit ...


Trucking 'bloodbath': Truck companies that went bankrupt in 2019  INSIDER

The trucking industry is struggling in 2019 — especially for truck drivers who own or work at small businesses.


New, More Agile Robots Speed Takeover of Jobs From Humans  Transport Topics Online

[Stay on top of transportation news: Get TTNews in your inbox.] At a vast greenhouse in the central Danish city of Odense, a squad of robots moves thin plastic ...


FutureTech Champ Advances Her Career  Transport Topics Online

[Stay on top of transportation news: Get TTNews in your inbox.] Not everyone is meant to attend a traditional four-year college to earn a bachelor's degree, and ...


Understanding the Numbers Behind the Technician Shortage  Transport Topics Online

For what seems like ages, whenever discussions occur within this industry about the technician shortage, this question inevitably arises: “Just exactly how many ...


How autonomous vehicles and hyperloop are scooting along  TechCrunch

Will transportation technologies become the industry disruptors many pundits suggested they would?


Analysis for international ultra-high-speed transport connection in Pacific Northwest released  MassTransitMag.com

Study determines the proposed connection between British Columbia, Washington and Oregon would promote economic growth; reduce emissions and ...


Bus route taking South Oxnard residents to jobs at Camarillo mall being halted  Ventura County Star

Transportation commission cites low ridership on route intended to take South Oxnard residents to retail jobs at Camarillo Premium Outlets.


Logistics, Transport Hiring Bounced Back in June  Wall Street Journal

Transportation and logistics companies added jobs at a strong pace in June, in a rebound from weak hiring this spring and a sign of growing confidence in U.S. ...


Empowerbus makes pitch to transport workers to jobs  The Newark Advocate

Empowerbus, a Columbus company serving central Ohio, hopes to transport Licking County workers to jobs in western Licking County or Franklin County.


Survey: Modest Job Gains in June Hint at Slowing Economy  Transport Topics Online

[Stay on top of transportation news: Get TTNews in your inbox.] WASHINGTON — U.S. companies added just 102,000 jobs in June, a possible turning point that ...


MTA officials plan to gut administrative jobs, take away construction projects from transit chief  New York Daily News

The MTA plans to cut hundreds of jobs, hire a few new high-ranking managers and take away NYC Transit President Andy Byford's control of major subway ...


TfW to create 60 new jobs as part of £5bn investment programme  Railway Technology

Transport for Wales (TfW) has announced plans to create 60 new jobs as a part of its £5bn ($6.27bn) investment plan to transform transport network.


Planes, Trains and (Big) Automobiles: How Heavy Transport Can Reduce Emissions and Save Money  TheCityFix.com

The world is vastly underestimating the benefits of acting on climate change. Recent research from the Global Commission on the Economy and Climate finds ...


Robots to displace transport and manufacturing workers in vast numbers  FreightWaves

The numbers of robots in use around the world is forecast to reach 20 million by 2030.... automation is also forecast to displace tens of millions of people from ...


How an Impenetrable M.T.A. Overhaul Could Actually Affect Your Subway Ride  The New York Times

Sure, it's no beach read. But the 37-page report on reorganizing the transit agency could have a big impact.


House Passes Bill For $15 an Hour Minimum Wage  Transport Topics Online

The U.S. House approved legislation that would more than double the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour, fulfilling a campaign promise of Democrats who ...


Jobs at risk if UK air transport competitiveness is not safeguarded  International Airport Review

IATA has warned that up to 120000 jobs supported by air transport could be at risk from an erosion of UK air transport competitiveness.


Chattanooga-based Trident Transport opens Minneapolis office as freight broker doubles in size this year  Chattanooga Times Free Press

The fastest growing Chattanooga company on Inc. magazine's list of growing firms last year is planning to double its staff again this year as it prepares to open a ...


Exhibitors to offer housing, transport info | News, Sports, Jobs  Gloversville Leader-Herald

JOHNSTOWN — More than 20 exhibitors will offer information about the array of housing and transportation options in Fulton County and nearby areas on ...


Climate change: 'No brainer' fuel change to cut transport carbon  BBC News

Adding more ethanol to the UK's fuel mix would cut carbon by as much as taking 700,000 cars off the roads, according to a group of MPs. The All-Party ...


Lyft Partners With Central City Concern for Pilot Program to Help Formerly Homeless Transport Cheaply to Jobs  Willamette Week

The ride sharing *service* Lyft is moving into philanthropy, and the Portland houseless are its latest beneficiaries. On June 27, the transportation company and ...


Banning young drivers at night keeps them from work, friends – and beach parties  The Guardian

At 17, living in a rural community, my car was a lifeline, says standup comedian Kiri Pritchard-McLean.


'How good are jobs,' Scott Morrison says, rejecting calls to raise Newstart  The Guardian

PM's comments come despite calls from business, Labor and Barnaby Joyce for low rate to be addressed.


Alitalia plan must guarantee jobs - transport minister - English  Agenzia ANSA

(ANSA) - Rome, July 17 - Transport and Infrastructure Minister Danilo Toninelli said Wednesday that the industrial plan for the new Alitalia must ensure that jobs ...


Amazon Commits $700 Million to Retrain Workers in New Skills  Transport Topics Online

Amazon.com Inc. said it will spend $700 million to retrain about one-third of its U.S. workforce in skills needed to thrive in the new economy.


One Of EVE Online's Most Challenging Jobs Is Being A Space Trucker  Kotaku

Cocky fighter pilots, brilliant fleet tacticians, devious political overlords, and bloodthirsty pirates are all science fiction tropes associated with the players of EVE ...


IATA: Jobs at risk if UK Air Transport Competitiveness not protected | TornosNews.gr  Tornos News International Edition

(London) – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) warned that up to 120,000 jobs supported by air transport could be at risk from erosion of UK air ...


Kahului Harbor cargo yard expansion proposed | News, Sports, Jobs  Maui News

With an increase in cargo that could stretch the limits of Kahului Harbor in three years, the state plans this year to purchase 9 acres of Alexander & Baldwin l.


Transport for Wales creates 60 new jobs  Planning, BIM & Construction Today

Transport for Wales has announced the creation of 60 new jobs as they continue with their £5bn investment programme to transform the transport sector.


Idaho Cold Food Storage Facility Design Will Cut Loading, Unloading Time  Transport Topics Online

The tallest building in Burley, Idaho, contains millions of pounds of frozen french fries and other potato products. At 14 stories, it's one of the largest cold storage ...


USDOT Announces $477 Million in Grants to Airports  Transport Topics Online

[Stay on top of transportation news: Get TTNews in your inbox.] Grants totaling $477 million will be used to assist with repairs and expansions at 264 airports, the ...


Derry Refrigerated Transport delivering 50 jobs at new centre  Portadown Times

Derry Refrigerated Transport is to create 50 jobs with the opening of a new hi tech facility on the outskirts of Portadown.


A Guide to Where Leaders Stand in Horsetrading for Top EU Jobs  Bloomberg

For the first time in the European Union's history the top jobs are being contested all at once, from who leads the European Central Bank to who heads its ...


Access across Australia: mapping 30-minute cities, how do our capitals compare?  The Conversation AU

How many opportunities you can reach depends on where you live and how you travel. A new report maps accessibility for our eight capital cities by car, public ...


Data Shows There Are More Truckers Than Ever, but Experts Say the Driver Shortage Is Still an Issue  Transport Topics Online

[Stay on top of transportation news: Get TTNews in your inbox.] While U.S. Census Bureau data shows the number of truckers at an all-time high, industry experts ...


How cities are addressing the AI jobs crunch  SmartCitiesWorld

Automation, artificial intelligence (AI) and the future of work are gaining attention as autonomous test vehicles hit the road in the US and elsewhere. “I'm scared,” ...


Amazon Workers Plan Prime Day Strike at a Minnesota Warehouse  Transport Topics Online

[Stay on top of transportation news: Get TTNews in your inbox.] Amazon.com Inc. warehouse workers in Minnesota plan to strike during the online retailer's ...


Don Daseke: 'My Philosophy Is to Invest in People'  Transport Topics Online

Don Daseke's family business is owning businesses. Read more about this industry innovator in the first installment of "Accelerators."


Official ceremony held for new shuttle service | News, Sports, Jobs  The Review

EAST LIVERPOOL — In the first six days in operations, the new “Make the Connection” shuttle transported more than 75 riders, according to comments made by.


80 jobs could be lost as New Penn Motor Express closes Lebanon County headquarters  Lebanon Daily News

New Penn Motor Express reported Monday that the company's Lebanon County headquarters will be closing. No New Penn *service* centers will be affected by ...


Kochi Metro Jobs 2019: Apply for Engineering and Marketing positions  Urban Transport News

Kochi Metro Jobs 2019: Kochi Metro Rail Limited (KMRL) invites online applications from the eligible Indian citizens for marketing and engineering posts.


Top 10 Most Dangerous Jobs In The US Based On Fatal Injuries  ValueWalk

These are the top 10 most dangerous jobs in the US. The ranking is based on the BLS data for the year 2017 for full-time workers. Lumberjacks.


Council announces new provider for home-to-school transport service  Birmingham Updates

Birmingham City Council has announced a majority of its home-to-school transport *service* will be moved to a new provider after the Accessible Transport Group ...


Ford to Cut 20% of European Workforce in Sweeping Overhaul  Transport Topics Online

Ford Motor Co. will eliminate about 20% of its workforce across Europe in a sweeping overhaul to tackle the carmaker's falling sales in the region and lift weak ...


Instead of Bringing Jobs to the People, Bring the People to the Jobs  Foreign Policy

Economists and government officials generally think of poverty as a chronic, binary phenomenon: People are either poor or they are not. But reality is not so ...


Transport for Wales on recruitment drive with 60 new jobs  Wales247

Transport for Wales has announced the creation of 60 new jobs as they continue with their £5 billion investment programme to transform the transport sector ...


Dry brush fuels fire storm | News, Sports, Jobs  Maui News

WAILUKU — Thousands of people were asked to evacuate and more than 3000 acres of fallow fields were left charred after a “dynamic” brush fire that starte.


As Encore Boston Harbor prepares to open, traffic nightmares could present new transit opportunities  MassLive.com

Wynn Resorts' transportation plan and long-term proposals will be put to the test this summer, starting with the June 23 opening of Encore Boston Harbor.


Lucknow Metro Jobs 2019: LMRC notifies vacancy for MD & Director posts  Urban Transport News

Lucknow Metro Jobs 2019: The Lucknow Metro Railway invites applications from the experienced persons for the post of Managing Director and Director ...


Manufacturing boss warns jobs could be lost if transport hub goes ahead  Stuff.co.nz

A transport hub proposing to cut off a road to an industrial estate may put jobs in the city at risk. Hamilton City Council is consulting on a major public transport ...


Transportation Planning Officer x2 job with Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council | 135336  Highways Magazine

Based in the Strategic Planning & Transportation Team in the Council's Regeneration & Economy Directorate, the post holders will be part of a team developing ...


From a rocky road to smooth sailing: Building transport resilience to natural disasters - World  ReliefWeb

Reliable transport infrastructure is one of the backbones of a prosperous economy, providing access to markets, jobs and social services. Sustainable ...


Wales: 60 New Jobs as Part of 5 Billion Investment  railway-news.com

Transport for Wales is hiring: it is creating 60 new jobs as part of its 5 billion GBP investment that focuses on the South Wales Metro.


End of the road: Jobs lost as transport company shuts  Chronicle

DEREK Porter's last name has been synonymous with transport in the Toowoomba region for more than four decades, but that era ends next week.


Drop in Jobless Claims Latest Sign of Strong Labor Market  Transport Topics Online

Filings for U.S. unemployment benefits declined the most in five weeks in another sign the jobs market remains strong, underscoring the outlook of Federal ...


Biodiesel plant set to open in VIC | Logistics, Trucking & Transport News  Prime Mover

Commercial vehicle manufacturer, Scania, has announced that its customers across Australia will soon be able to run their trucks on B100 biodiesel produced at ...


Freshwater Hatchery Manager – Port Alberni, British Columbia, Canada  IntraFish

We are excited to partner with our client, Cermaq Canada, to assist them in filling the role of Freshwater Hatchery Manager based out of Port Alberni. It will be ...


Stage 4 consultation for Sizewell C reveals details of jobs and new transport strategy | Latest Suffolk and Essex News  East Anglian Daily Times

A multi-million pound link road to take construction traffic to and from Sizewell C could be ripped up once the proposed power plant is open, it has been ...


Falcon Transport says it's closed; 550 jobs done  Youngstown Vindicator

Staff report. YOUNGSTOWN. A large Mahoning Valley trucking company may be the latest victim of the General Motors Lordstown Assembly Complex closing.


Five new regional economic blueprints launched in boost to jobs and growth  GOV.UK

Five new Local Industrial Strategies offer economic blueprints for trailblazing areas.


Transport Jobs On Move To Bendigo Gov Hub  Mirage News

The Andrews Labor Government is boosting the number of people working in Central Bendigo with Bendigo-based Department of Transport staff, including...


Corporate Director, Environment & Sustainable Transport job with Newham London Borough Council | 134105  Highways Magazine

Corporate Director, Environment & Sustainable Transport. Competitive salary. People at the Heart of Everything We Do. Newham is a young, diverse, vibrant ...


SA Government to privatise operation of Adelaide Metro trains and trams  ABC News

The South Australian Government reveals plans to privatise the operation of Adelaide's train and tram services, but says it will continue to set fares.


Robots Taking on More Georgia Warehouse Jobs as Industry Grows  Transport Topics Online

Tephnee Usher stands in a McDonough warehouse, separated from the stored goods by a black chain-link fence, and waits for robots to deliver the goods to her ...


Principal Transport Planner (LEN & Healthy Streets) job with Camden London Borough Council | 134053  LocalGov

Principal Transport Planner (LEN & Healthy Streets) in Contract, £40000 - £49999, Environment with Camden London Borough Council. Apply Today.


Rockford Airport to Add 500 Jobs  Transport Topics Online

ROCKFORD, Ill. — A $9 million federal grant will pay for expanded parking for cargo jets at Chicago Rockford International Airport, where the nation's ...


Tesla to Cut 1000 Jobs Starting March 20  Transport Topics Online

Tesla's Fremont factory will be the hardest hit in California by the global job cuts the electric vehicle maker announced last month.


Ford Slashing 7000 Jobs as Disruption Sweeps Auto Industry  Transport Topics Online

Ford Motor Co. plans to eliminate about 7000 salaried jobs — about 10% of its global white-collar workforce — as pressures mount on automakers to keep pace ...


Amazon Says It Will Back Its Employees Who Quit Jobs to Start Delivery Businesses  Transport Topics Online

NEW YORK — Amazon, which is racing to deliver packages faster, is turning to its own employees with a proposition: Quit your job, and we'll help you start a ...


Mashaer train offers 7000 seasonal jobs for men  Saudi Gazette

The company operating the train *service* is currently running experimental daily trips in the mornings and evenings between the stations of Mina, Arafat and ...


Western Express to Invest $88 Million, Add 225 Jobs in Tennessee  Transport Topics Online

Western Express, a Nashville-based freight company, announced May 1 it will spend $88 million and add 225 jobs as it adds new technology, business services ...


GM to Invest $300 Million, Create 400 Jobs at Michigan Plant  Transport Topics Online

General Motors Co. will invest $300 million in its Orion Township. Mich., assembly plant, a move that will create 400 jobs in suburban Detroit.


Casey visits aging agency's transport hub | News, Sports, Jobs  Altoona Mirror

HOLLIDAYSBURG — Thanks to the Blair Senior Services Transportation *Service*, Blair County is able to meet the needs of hundreds of seniors daily. On Friday,


Fiat Cuts 1500 Jobs as Canada Plant Reduces Minivan Output  Transport Topics Online

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV is cutting about 1500 jobs at a factory in Canada that's scaling back production due to slowing minivan sales.


Gauteng transport MEC 'blown away' by Gautrain security features | The Star  Independent Online

Jacob Mamabolo says Metrorail 'should be benchmarking itself' with the Gautrain.


US Payrolls, Wages Cool as Trade War Weighs on Economy  Transport Topics Online

[Stay on top of transportation news: Get TTNews in your inbox.] U.S. employers added the fewest workers in three months and wage gains cooled, suggesting ...


VW to Cut Jobs, Costs in Transition to Electric, Autonomous Cars  Transport Topics Online

Volkswagen AG's main car brand plans to deepen cost cuts and ax more jobs as profits slip in the industry's shift to electric and self-driving cars.


Trident Transport to add nearly 100 jobs, expand Chattanooga location  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Trident Transport announced plans to expand their Chattanooga location and add 75-100 jobs between its Chattanooga and Tampa locations.


Volkswagen to Invest $800 Million, Create 1000 Jobs at Tennessee Plant  Transport Topics Online

From the Detroit auto show, Volkswagen announced this week plans to invest $800 million in its Chattanooga, Tenn., plant, expecting to create 1000 jobs in the ...


Toyota Boosts Investment in US Manufacturing to $13 Billion, Adds Another 600 Jobs  Transport Topics Online

Back in 2017, Toyota said that it would invest at least $10 billion over the course of the next five years in its U.S. manufacturing presence. Now, the Japanese ...


Trucking Industry Expected to See Slower Growth in 2019  Transport Topics Online

After a 2018 that saw record-setting levels of freight-hauling demand and driver pay as tonnage levels reached a 20-year high, the trucking industry is expected ...


Falcon Transport files WARN notices | News, Sports, Jobs  Warren Tribune Chronicle

WARREN — Eleven days after Falcon Transport Co. abruptly closed, the trucking company is “solely engaged in attempting to liquidate its assets,” according.


Ford's Global Cost Purge Hits Europe With Thousands of Job Cuts  Transport Topics Online

Ford Motor Co. said it will cut thousands of jobs, weed out slow-selling variants and potentially close entire factories in Europe, as the carmakers's global ...


How navigating Sydney's transport networks will change for commuters  The Age

A shake up of the state's transport agency signals major changes for both its 28000-strong workforce and the public who use its services.


Some Fleets, 3PLs Turn to Near-Shore Staffing to Address Shortage of Office Workers  Transport Topics Online

While the freight transportation industry has struggled for years to recruit and retain truck drivers and maintenance technicians, many companies are facing ...


Union Pacific Reports Strong 4Q Results, but Hints of Job Cuts  Transport Topics Online

Union Pacific Corp. reported record 2018 fourth-quarter income of $1.55 billion, or $2.13 a share, on Jan. 24.


The Army's New Equipment Transport Vehicle is Pretty Badass  Military.com

10th Mountain Division tests the Squad Multipurpose Equipment Transport vehicle.


New York Mayor Bill de Blasio Calls Amazon's HQ2 Jobs 'Mission Critical'  Transport Topics Online

Defending the incentive package to attract Amazon.com Inc.'s HQ2 to New York City, Mayor Bill de Blasio said the prospect of the tech giant bringing tens of ...


Tesla Cuts Jobs on the Road to Making an Affordable Electric Car  Transport Topics Online

Tesla, recognizing as imperative its ability to produce a cheaper electric car, told employees Jan. 18 that it must cut 7% of its workforce. Tesla's cheapest model ...


Shannon Airport celebrates milestone as major transport and economic hub  Galway Advertiser

Shannon today celebrates 80 years as a passenger airport.


Second suit filed against Falcon Transport Co. | News, Sports, Jobs  Warren Tribune Chronicle

WARREN — Defunct trucking company Falcon Transport Co. faces another class action lawsuit over a claim it violated a federal mass layoff notice requirement ...


AI and Trucking's Future Workforce  Transport Topics Online

As artificial intelligence grows more sophisticated and becomes increasingly accessible to businesses of all types, it will usher in significant changes across a ...


Is There a Truck Driver Shortage or Not? ATA Says Research Paper Made 'Critical Errors'  Transport Topics Online

The chief economist for American Trucking Associations has criticized a research paper written by a university professor and U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics ...


Motorbike Transport App Creates Jobs And Saves Lives in Rwanda  Real Leaders

Where else in the world can you upload your photograph to an app, plus a few personal details and get a job? Well, Africa for starters. With the lack of ...


Power Transport starts work on $2.5 million Whitehaven headquarters  The Commercial Appeal

Memphis logistics company Power Transport break ground on its new headquarters in Whitehaven neighborhood.


Job Openings Drop From Record; Quit Rate Stays Elevated  Transport Topics Online

U.S. job openings fell in September from a record in the previous month while Americans continued to voluntarily leave their positions at the highest rate since ...


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