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These are the trucking companies that closed this year: Report  Fox Business

Despite having a great year in 2018, the trucking industry has been struggling this year, leading at least eight trucking companies -- many of them smaller ...


UPS invests in autonomous trucking company  The Philadelphia Tribune

ATLANTA — UPS announced its venture capital arm UPS Ventures is investing in autonomous driving company TuSimple and testing self-driving tractor-trailers.


Top 50 trucking company rankings 2018  JOC.com

Strong domestic economic growth and the tightest trucking market on record translated into double-digit percentage gains for the top 50 US truckload and ...


UPS Ventures Invests in Self-Driving Trucking Company TuSimple  Built In

TuSimple is an autonomous driving company committed to bringing the first self-driving truck to market.


Trucking companies turning to new recruiting efforts  KCAU 9

SIOUX CITY, Iowa (KCAU) – A shortage of truck drivers across the U.S. has several Siouxland companies stepping-up their recruiting efforts. It has been an ...


UPS invests in autonomous trucking company TuSimple  Supply Chain Dive

In a deal announced this week, UPS made an undisclosed minority investment in San Diego-based autonomous trucking company TuSimple, according to a ...


Trucking companies recruiting women to fill driver shortage  Modern Bulk Transporter

Recent projections from American Trucking Association (ATA) indicate that the trucker shortage is expected to double over the next decade. Since more than ...


Founder of Addison trucking firm Daseke Inc. steps down as CEO, chairman  Dallas News

Don Daseke, the 80-year-old founder of a namesake trucking company that's grown into a $1 billion-a-year business, is stepping aside as the Addison firm's ...


Trucking 'bloodbath': A carrier's profit plunged from $2.5M to $1,000  Business Insider

While there are some signs of an impending turnaround, one large trucking company just announced a shocking plunge in profits.


US trucking: 2019 JOC Directory of Trucking Companies  JOC.com

The 2019 JOC Directory of Trucking Companies is a one-stop source of information for North American shippers and third-party logistics providers on nearly 180 ...


Can the world do without trucking companies?  Augusta Free Press

When people think of trucks and trucking companies, they usually jump to the more negative aspects of trucks.


Family-owned flatbed carrier is the latest trucking company to close  CDLLife

An Alabama carrier that describes itself as a family-first Christian business has closed its doors, according to reports.


Valley trucking companies weigh in on deregulation  Sunbury Daily Item

SELINSGROVE — The owner of CCR&S Trans LLC supports the loosening of truck driving regulations that negatively affect her Selinsgrove-based business.


On the road to Washington: Artesia trucking company delivers Christmas tree to the U.S. Capitol  Carlsbad Current-Argus

Oregon's Willamette National Forest offered up his year's Capitol Christmas tree and made a 3,000 mile cross-country road trip to Washington D.C. USA TODAY ...


Healey investigating trucking company tied to fatal N.H. crash  The Boston Globe

Westfield Transport Inc., the West Springfield trucking company under widespread scrutiny, has been cited 74 times by federal regulators in the past two years ...


FreightWaves Freight Intel Group: Trucking company failures likely to increase in 2019  FreightWaves

FreightWaves Freight Intel Group predicts an increase in trucking company failures in 2019. Read why they make that prediction in this article.


Trucking company sued over fatal I-90 crash  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

The family of a Rapid City man who was killed in an accident has filed suit against the trucking company whose driver caused the accident. Clarence Ogle died ...


Motorcyclist's widow suing Mass. trucking company | Courts  The Union Leader

The New Hampshire widow of one of the seven motorcyclists killed in a grisly June crash is suing the Massachusetts trucking company that hired Volodymyr ...


UPS invests in autonomous trucking company TuSimple, tests self-driving tractor trailers  Green Car Congress

UPS' venture capital arm, UPS Ventures, has made a minority investment in autonomous driving company TuSimple (earlier post). Together, both companies ...


Up Front: Trucking companies are looking for those who love to travel  Reading Eagle

With the rise of warehouses along the Interstate 78 corridor in Berks County's northern townships, transport is becoming even more vital for the region's ...


Another California trucking company suddenly shuts down  CDLLife

A California carrier is reportedly shutting down for good, leaving dozens of truck drivers without jobs.


Trucking company announces expansion, 57 new jobs  wnky.com

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – TAZ Trucking, Inc. announces an expansion after recently opening its new facility off Nashville Road. The company will invest $7.3 ...


Superior Trucking Company Displays Semi Truck Pontoon  WDIO

Jeff Foster, the owner of Jeff Foster Trucking in Superior, will be displaying a semi truck pontoon this weekend in Bayfront.


Trucking company reportedly shuts down following fatal motorcycle crash  CDLLife

A trucking company has reportedly closed its doors shortly after the Massachusetts Attorney General announced an investigation into the company in the wake ...


Correction: Family of Connecticut Woman Killed in Crash Settles With Trucking Company for $18.75M  Insurance Journal

In a previous story about a wrongful death settlement, The Associated Press misidentified the company that employed a truck driver involved in a fatal.


Prime dispute: Trucking company sues Amazon over logo on tech giant’s shipping fleet  GeekWire

Amazon's Prime-branded trucks have drawn a legal challenge from a company with a familiar name. Prime Inc., a nearly 50-year-old trucking company based in ...


Disgruntled former employee arrested after allegedly flashing gun at trucking company  KFOR Oklahoma City

OKLAHOMA CITY – A disgruntled former employee of a trucking company landed himself behind bars after allegedly flashing a gun at employees following a ...


Truckers tell all about the companies that actually treat them right  CDLLife

A group of truckers recently came together in an online community to talk about the positive experiences that they've had with the companies they've worked for ...


Local trucking company moves from Bloomington to Morton  week.com

(WEEK) - A local trucking company relocated from Bloomington to Morton and celebrated the move today. Manito Transit has now opened their Morton.


UPS invests in autonomous driving company TuSimple for Arizona tests  Logistics Middle East

The investment will enable the companies to further test self-driving tractor trailers in Arizona. - Roads, Ups, TuSimple, Autonomous, Self Driving.


Trucking company's 'inflexible leave policy' application violated disability discrimination laws, EEOC says  HR Dive

One of the largest tank truck carriers in the United States violated federal law when it "applied its inflexible leave policy" to fire two employees with disabilities ...


Fire At Trucking Company Destroys Several Vehicles In Irving  CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

IRVING (CBSDFW.COM) – Fire investigators in Irving are working to find out what caused a fire that destroyed several vehicles Tuesday morning. Fire crews ...


Trucking company offering cash reward for info on missing big rig  CDLLife

A Missouri-based trucking company is asking the the trucking community to keep an eye out for a semi truck that went missing in South Carolina.


Local News I-70 crash survivor sues semi-truck driver, trucking company Ryan Osborne 4:49  The Denver Channel

DENVER – One of the survivors of the April semi-truck crash on Interstate 70 in Lakewood has sued the driver of the truck and the company that employed him.


Despite generous compensation, shipping companies are having a hard time finding truck drivers  Reading Eagle

There's a battle going on for big rig drivers, and many companies are opening up their wallets to lure them in.


Could trucking company be on the line for nearly 100 blown tires on I-77?  WKYC.com

CLEVELAND — Trucks were still coming and going Wednesday at NAT Services along Grant Avenue in Cleveland. The company employed Paul Podgurski, Jr., ...


Leasing company sues trucking firm for $37 million, alleging breach of contract  FreightWaves

Arkansas-based PKE Western Truck Leasing, Inc. filed a $37 million lawsuit against Rich Transport, LLC and its parent company, RoadRunner Transportation ...


Wheeler Financial from Pitney Bowes Helps Covenant Trucking Company Inc. Secure Funding to Capitalize on Growing North Carolina Economy  Yahoo Finance

Pitney Bowes (PBI), a global technology company that provides commerce solutions in the areas of ecommerce, shipping, mailing, finance and data, today ...


Kottke Trucking Acquires Wayne T. Fellows Inc.  Transport Topics Online

Kottke Trucking Inc. has acquired Wayne T. Fellows Inc., a trucking company focused on refrigerated less-than-truckload and truckload shipping based out of ...


Lawsuit stemming from NH motorcycle crash filed against trucking company  Turn to 10

A second lawsuit has been filed stemming from the crash that killed seven motorcyclists in New Hampshire. Attorney Chuck Douglas told WMUR-TV that he filed ...


Kottke Trucking Purchases Wayne T. Fellows, Inc.  KDUZ/KARP Radio

August 1, 2019 – Buffalo Lake, MN – Kottke Trucking, Inc. has acquired Wayne T. Fellows, Inc. a trucking company focused on refrigerated less-than-truckload ...


Legislation would increase minimum insurance coverage required for trucking companies  FOX 31 Denver

LAKEWOOD, Colo. -- Even if the law eventually holds semi-truck driver Rogel Aguilera-Mederos criminally responsible for the Interstate 70 truck crash that killed ...


Rauch Trucking Company indicted on illegal dumping charge  WHIO

Rauch Trucking Co. Inc., founded by prominent Dayton businessman Steve Rauch, has been charged by a Montgomery County grand jury, court records show.


State workforce agency: trucking company did not give proper warning before shutting down  Local 5 - weareiowa.com

DES MOINES – Leaders at Iowa Workforce Development are giving guidance to former employees of LME trucking, a company that left many Iowans without a ...


Fire Breaks Out At Trucking Company Facility In West Babylon  West Islip, NY Patch

Fire Breaks Out At Trucking Company Facility - West Islip, NY - No injuries were reported during the blaze on Tuesday. Check out additional photos from the ...


Trucker recognized for traveling 9 million miles accident free  Live 5 News WCSC

34 years and 9 million miles later... This trucker is being honored for traveling every mile... accident free!


TAZ Trucking Company Plans to Hire 57 New Employees  Go By Truck News

TAZ Trucking will invest $7.3 million towards the purchase of 30 new trucks, 60 trailers and shop equipment, as well as a parking lot and road expansion.


Trucking company to pay $18.75 million for role in Stamford woman's death  News 12 Connecticut

A trucking company has reached a settlement with the family of a Stamford woman killed in a 2016 crash.


UPS follow Amazon steps with investment in autonomous trucking company  Tamebay

UPS are following Amazon logistics footsteps with a “minority” investment in an autonomous trucking company, TuSimple as they currently trialling.


Kottke Trucking Acquires Florida-Based Wayne T. Fellows  Heavy Duty Trucking

Kottke Trucking, provider of refrigerated, dry freight and dedicated services, has acquired Davenport, Florida-based Wayne T. Fellows, a trucking company that ...


Slowing freight market hurts U.S. Xpress; shares of Chattanooga's biggest trucking company drop 4.9%  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Shares of Chattanooga's biggest trucking company dropped by 4.9% Friday after the company hauled in less less money this spring than a year ago due to a ...


Transport Services, Inc. Named Among Inc. 5000 Fastest-Growing Private Companies in America for the 2nd Time  Tullahoma News and Guardian

CLEVELAND--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 19, 2019--. Transport Services, Inc., a full-*service* semi-trailer dealership with locations in Northeastern and Central Ohio ...


N4T Investigators: County contractor kept incomplete transport logs  KVOA Tucson News

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I-74 project dumping tons of business on local trucking companies  Quad City Times

If you've traveled during the day along River Drive from the Interstate 74 Bridge in Moline to The Bend in East Moline the past two years, you've likely seen your.


Bridge Commission collects $48K in crackdown against toll-cheating trucking companies  Bucks Local News

NEW HOPE >> The Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission (DRJTBC) on July 31 announced that it has received slightly more than $48000 in overdue ...


Franklin County trailer manufacturer BWise bought by Texas trucking company  Chambersburg Public Opinion

A Texas trucking manufacturer's purchase of Franklin County trailer builder BWise Manufacturing is expected to increase the workload at the local facility in the ...


Kottke Trucking acquires another firm  West Central Tribune

BUFFALO LAKE — Kottke Trucking of Buffalo Lake has acquired Davenport, Florida-based Wayne T. Fellows, a trucking company that specializes in refrigerated ...


California Court Delivers Trucking Company a Meal/Rest Break Win and Limits the Application of the ABC Test  JD Supra

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California recently ruled in an employment class action regarding misclassification of trucking industry ...


Wife sues truck transport company after witnessing husband's death  Boston Herald

A New Hampshire woman who was driving behind her husband, a veteran and the president of the Jarheads motorcycle club when he was killed alongside six ...


Trucking regulations to know in 2019  Augusta Free Press

When you're a truck driver, you are faced with changing laws and regulations. You must comply with them, or you can face financial and legal repercussions.


Nebraska State Patrol reminds trucking companies, motor carriers to update information  Scottsbluff Star Herald

LINCOLN — The Nebraska State Patrol Carrier Enforcement Division is reminding trucking companies and other motor carriers that it is free and simple to ...


Survey: 12% of trucking companies aren't ELD compliant  CDLLife

A recent study into fleet compliance with the Electronic Logging Device (ELD) Mandate found that a significant number of companies are lagging behind on ...


Truckers, family-owned trucking companies sought for proposed TV shows  Overdrive Magazine

The search is on for truckers and family-owned trucking companies to appear in two new proposed TV shows. Key creative personnel behind numerous cable ...


Truckers Wrestle With Oversupply of Big Rigs, Falling Freight Rates  The Wall Street Journal

Trucking companies are wrestling with the hangover from last year's freight boom as greater availability of big rigs and softening demand weigh on earnings ...


Freight payment technology: Seed investment targets carrier cash flow woes  JOC.com

New funding for freight invoicing startup BasicBlock shows investors are keen to back emerging payment technology and that carriers are struggling with liquidity ...


Heavy smoke reported due to fire on Haddix Road in Clark County  WHIO

Fire crews responded to the area of Haddix Road north of State Route 235 around 9:45 a.m. and reported heavy flames in the area.


ISP trooper sues trucker, companies over accident  The Edwardsville Intelligencer

EDWARDSVILLE — An Illinois State Trooper severely injured in March when he was hit by a tractor-trailer while working an accident on Interstate 55 has filed a ...


Groendyke Transport's 'inflexible leave policy' application violated disability discrimination laws, EEOC says  Supply Chain Dive

First published on. Dive Brief: Groendyke Transport violated federal law when it "applied its inflexible leave policy" to fire two employees with disabilities who ...


Trucking Company Sees Net Income Drop From $2.5 Million to $1000  Go By Truck News

USA Truck's net income in the second quarter of 2019 came to total $1000 dollars. Last year's net income for the same quarter was $2.5 million.


Arkansas-based freight carrier's profit plummets to $1000 from $2.5 million  Arkansas Online

USA Truck Inc. on Thursday reported a second-quarter profit of $1000, a fraction of the trucking company's reported profit from a year ago.


Behind the scenes with the Convoy gang  FreightWaves

Convoy CEO Dan Lewis is giving a tour of the company's headquarters in downtown Seattle. He points out the stocked kitchens (plural), the 55-person data ...


Petroleum products transport company experiencing growth | Business  Huntington Herald Dispatch

KENOVA, W.Va. — Since October of last year, Martin Transport Inc. in Kenova has grown three-fold and is on pace to accelerate that growth even further, ...


Flooded out, farmers find work rebuilding the levees that failed them  NBCNews.com

Unable to plant crops this season due to flooding on the Missouri River, some farmers in the MIdwest are picking up work to repair the very levees that failed ...


Trucker testifies in Columbia County jury trial he called other driver's company before May 2018 crash  WiscNews

A jury trial for an Indianapolis man charged with drugged driving began Monday with testimony from a semitrailer driver who called another driver's company ...


Audit details the 7 seconds that might have prevented 7 deaths in N.H. motorcycle crash  USA TODAY

New released details show the dysfunction in the Massachusetts motor vehicle registry department before the June crash that killed seven.


thyssenkrupp equips State Transport Leasing Company with new coal handling system  World Coal

thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions has supplied a new coal handling system to the State Transport Leasing Company (STLC) in Russia. The system will be the ...


Truckers Gain More Freedom, Thanks to Tech’s Watchful Eye  WIRED

Proposed federal rules would give truckers more leeway in taking breaks—because regulators already know when drivers are driving and not driving.


Trucking Companies Plan to Invest in Rented Government Properties  St. John Source

Both Dadlie's Trucking *Service* Inc. and Fabien Trucking LLC have requested long-term lease agreements for government property in Sub Base, and each ...


CRST sued Swift over driver poaching -- and won $15.5 million  CDLLife

Two of the nation's largest trucking companies went to court over claims of driver poaching -- and one of them came away millions of dollars richer.


Missoula freight company owner pleads guilty to wire fraud  The Missoulian

A transportation and freight company owner pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court in Missoula last week to defrauding investors of $1 million.


Greensboro medical transport company ordered to pay back more than $5 million to Medicaid for fraud  Greensboro News & Record

WINSTON-SALEM — A Greensboro-based medical transport company has been ordered to pay more than $5 million in restitution for health care fraud.


Firms like Riga transport company to be banned from working with losses, minister says  bnn-news.com

As the European Union's statisticians have classified the Riga municipal transport company Rīgas satiksme in the debt of the national budget, it is planned in ...


Fire destroys two tractors at local trucking company  Salina Post

Two tractors belonging to a local trucking company were destroyed by fire late Tuesday afternoon. Saline County Sheriff Roger Soldan said Wednesday that ...


UPDATE: Missing trucker found deceased  CDLLife

A Pennsylvania woman has asked the trucking community for help in finding her missing brother, a truck driver who disappeared after dropping off a load.


Why Are There So Many Weird Tech Patents?  Slate

Most of these patents are basically science fiction. Companies love them anyway.


Trade Alert: The Director Of Air Transport Services Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATSG), Robert Coretz, Has Just Spent US$200k Buying Shares  Simply Wall St

Investors who take an interest in Air Transport Services Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATSG) should definitely note that the Director, Robert Coretz, recently paid ...


EPAM Systems Joins Blockchain In Transport Alliance  Benzinga

EPAM Systems, Inc. (NYSE: EPAM), a leading global provider of digital platform engineering and software development services, announced that it has joined ...


Senate investigators find no evidence China hacked Clinton server  CNN

A long-running Republican-led investigation into the handling of classified information on Hillary Clinton's private email server did not find any evidence that ...


Werner 2Q Revenue Is Up, but Company Says Freight Volume Is Slowing  Transport Topics Online

[Stay on top of transportation news: Get TTNews in your inbox.] Werner Enterprises Inc. on July 25 reported net income of $43.3 million, or 62 cents a share, ...


Global Returnable Transport Packaging Market Share Analysis 2019 | Top Profiled Companies are NEFAB GROUP, IFCO SYSTEMS, Rehrig Pacific Company, RPS Group  Indian Columnist

Global Returnable Transport Packaging Market is expected to undergo moderate growth in the forecast period of 2019-2026. The growth behind the market ...


Public Transport Smart Market Growth Set to Surge Significantly during 2019-2024 by Top Key Players - American Express Company, Atos SE, INSIDE Secure SA , Infineon Technologies AG, NXP Semiconductors  Insta Newsletters

Public Transport Smart Card Market report offers a comprehensive valuation of the marketplace. It does so via in-depth comprehensions, grateful market growth ...


Software Engineering Firm EPAM Joins Blockchain in Transport Alliance  Cointelegraph

Software engineering and IT consulting services firm EPAM Systems Inc. has joined the Blockchain in Transport Alliance (BiTA) that develops blockchain ...


Loadsmart, Starsky Robotics Dispatch Autonomous Truck  Transport Topics Online

Loadsmart and Starsky Robotics said the companies have automatically dispatched an autonomous truck to haul freight.


UPDATE: Trucker found guilty on multiple counts connected to school bus crash  WKOW

UPDATE (WKOW) — A jury has found truck driver Wayne Murphy guilty on multiple counts of causing great bodily harm and reckless driving after his semi truck ...


Firms named and shamed over 'absurd' freight  Euronews

A Swiss environmental group has named and shamed companies for the "absurd transport" of goods, including one firm that flew cans of alpine air almost ...


Case activity for Tara Eagel vs Bucks County Transport Inc. on Aug. 15  The Pennsylvania Record

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activities in the suit brought by Tara Eagel against Bucks County Transport ...


Smartphones and sensors could spell an end to ticket lines at transport hubs  CNBC

Tech is changing the way we pay for goods and services.


Fatal I-10 bus crash: Judge delays trial of trucker accused in crash that killed 13 on bus  The Desert Sun

Trial proceedings were delayed until later this month for a trucker accused of falling asleep at the wheel on Interstate 10 , causing a crash that killed 13.


Medical Transport Services Market Size 2019 | Outlook, Growth By Top Companies,  News By ReportsGO

Market Study Report Adds New, 2019-2025 Global Medical Transport Services Market Report to its research database presenting an informative study covering ...


Dialysis patient expected to go home. Instead she was left in a hot van for hours.  Miami Herald

A medical transport driver for the Hialeah company Ready2Transport was arrested after police say he left a woman with disabilities in a van for hours after ...


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