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USDOT APPOINTS MALA PARKER ACTING DEPUTY ADMINISTRATOR OF FHWA

On August 15, the U.S. Department of Transportation announced that Mala Parker was appointed the Acting Deputy Administrator of the Federal Highway Ad... Read More

Diesel Prices Lower Six Straight Weeks

A drop of another 1.7 cents brought the U.S.  average price for a gallon of diesel fuel below $3, according to the weekly report issued for Monda... Read More

Peterbilt Opens Fifth Technician Institute

Peterbilt recently opened the fifth Peterbilt Technician Institute campus in Rancho Cucamonga, California. “The PTI program helps meet the... Read More

We Lost A Brother

Shelley Uvanile-Hesch, CEO of Women’s Trucking Federation of Canada, lost her driving partner, her best friend, her husband on  Saturday.&n... Read More

Don Daseke Retires

Specialized transportation and logistics solutions company Daseke announced Thursday that Don Daseke will retire from his roles as chief executive off... Read More

Bendix Tech Tips

Heat is the enemy of braking performance: It’s the cardinal rule when it comes to brakes, well-known to fleet technicians, drivers, and owner op... Read More

SensiGuard Reports Cargo Thefts

There were fewer reported cargo thefts from April to June in United States than for the previous quarter, but the average loss-value of each load was... Read More

OOIDA Welcomes US HoS Changes

The Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association (OOIDA) is welcoming proposed changes to the U.S. hours-of-service rules.The association, represent... Read More

TRUCKING COMPANY BANKRUPTCIES PREDICTED AS TRUCKERS UNABLE TO PAY OFF FUEL CARDS

Truck driver Robert Schaaf knew something was wrong when his company-provided fuel card stopped working earlier this year.“The fuel card had bee... Read More

Bureau of Industry and Security Seeks Comments

According to a Federal Register notice published on August 13, the BIS (Bureau of Industry and Security) is seeking public comment on the commercial i... Read More