Monthly Archive: March 2019

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Teamsters Fighting DOT Exemptions

The Teamsters Union has become more aggressive in its fight against the U.S. DOT’s late-December decision to exempt motor carriers from California labor laws that require periodic meal breaks and paid rest breaks.
Last month…

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Old Dominion Saw Record Earnings in 2018

Old Dominion Freight Lines’ gross revenues in 2018 grew 20.4 percent over 2017, generating record earnings per share for the less-than-truckload (LTL) carrier. “Pricing discipline and a consistent philosophy with respect to yield allowed us…

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NTTC Approves Donations

The board of directors of National Tank Truck Carriers (NTTC) has approved $47,500 in strategic donations over the next five years to six organizations, association officials said. Those organizations are Trucking Moves America Forward, the…

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LPG Usage Growing Worldwide

The recent trend in the global liquid propane gas (LPG) market is related to demand-supply dynamics of LPG. This includes shift of over-dependency of supply of the cooking gas from the Middle-East region to a…

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Tremcar Expanding U.S. Operations

Tremcar Inc. of Quebec, Canada, is expanding its U.S. operations., company officials announced recently. The company’s U.S. arm, Tremcar USA, is expanding its Strasburg, Ohio, facility by an extra 10,000 square feet of manufacturing and…