Keizer Refrigeration, Mid-States Utility Trailer Sales open new Sioux City facility 0

Keizer Opens Iowa Facility

Keizer Refrigeration, a distributor for Carrier Transicold and Mid-States Utility Trailer Sales, a dealership of Utility Manufacturing refrigerated trailers, dry vans and flatbeds, has opened a new facility in Sioux City, Iowa. The dealership building…

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FleetPride Continues Expansion

FleetPride recently reopened its Gillette, Wy. location and acquired the assets of Long Island Truck Parts, which is based in Medford, N.Y. The company’s Gillette branch serves customers in northeastern Wyoming, western South Dakota and…

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Cummins Enacts California Recall

A voluntary recall affecting more than 500,000 Cummins engines has been initiated after an investigation by the California Air Resources Board (CARB) discovered excess emissions resulting from defective emissions after-treatment systems. Cummins has worked collaboratively…

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Uber Dropping Autonomous Trucks

Uber is pulling the plug on its autonomous trucks, just four months after it demonstrated the vehicles shipping freight across Arizona. The ride-hailing firm has shifted plans dramatically ever since one of its autonomous cars…

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Hazmat Carriers Need Special Insurance

There are more than 1.5 billion tons of hazardous materials (hazmat) transported each year in the United States either by truck, train, boat or aircraft, according to U.S. Department of Transportation and Commerce. Many federal…

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Stertil-Koni Adds Distributor

Stertil-Koni has expanded its network of distributors with the addition of Garage Equipment Solutions (GES), based in Rensselaer, N.Y. GES specializes in vehicle equipment and service to customers in eastern New York State, Vermont…

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Oil Demand May Fall, IEA Says

Intensifying trade tensions between the U.S. and China could hit economic growth and reduce crude oil demand next year, while supply disruption risks could push prices further upward, according to the International Energy Agency (IEA)…

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Global Trends Changing Rules For Trucking

The big drivers of global business have major influence on the commercial vehicle business. Several global-scale trends in particular — related to climate protection, competition for resources, social change and demographic shifts — are fundamentally…

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Beemac Opens New Terminal

Beemac Trucking has opened a new terminal in Birmingham, Alabama. The new facility brings to 28 the number of terminals Beemac operates across the nation With more than 400 trucks, the company provides asset-based trucking…

ATA Truck Tonnage Index Rose 1.9% in July 0

Truck Tonnage Up In July, Index Shows

American Trucking Associations’ (ATA) advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index rose 1.9 percent in July after decreasing 0.5 percent in June. In July, the index equaled 115 (2015=100), up from 112.8 in June…

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2 Indicted in Biodiesel Case

A federal grand jury for the District of Colorado has returned an indictment charging two Colorado business owners with conspiring to defraud the U.S., money laundering and filing false claims, according to Richard E. Zuckerman…