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CDL Driving Range to Open Near Intermodal Facility in Kansas

3 hours 25 min ago
Kansas officials and community college educators broke ground on a $6.9 million commercial driver license driving range that will have five test pads to train drivers when it opens this year.

Nikola Appoints Ex-Eaton Finance Chief Thomas Okray as CFO

4 hours 42 min ago
Class 8 truck maker Nikola Corp. appointed Thomas Okray as chief financial officer March 4, ending a three-month stint where CEO Steve Girsky wore both hats.

Crossword Puzzle Solution for March 4, 2024

5 hours 47 min ago
Here's the solution to the crossword puzzle found in the March 4, 2024 print edition.

House T&I Outlines FY25 Agenda

6 hours 50 min ago
Capitol Agenda: The transportation committee in the House of Representatives recently approved a road map for achieving policy initiatives over the coming months. 

Dragonfly, Velociti Partner to Deploy Lithium-Ion APUs

8 hours 13 min ago
NEW ORLEANS — Dragonfly Energy Holdings Corp. is now providing its customers with access to Velociti’s Instant ROI and VeloCare programs to install and maintain its systems.

Three Red Sea Underwater Data Cables Have Been Cut

8 hours 29 min ago
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Three Red Sea cables providing internet and telecommunications around the world have been cut as the waterway remains a target of Yemen’s Houthi rebels.

Intangles Introduces AI-Enabled DPF Monitoring

8 hours 54 min ago
NEW ORLEANS — Intangles has introduced a new feature that informs fleets on the quality of diesel particulate filter regeneration to optimize fuel efficiency and engine performance.

NTSB Probes Norfolk Southern Derailment in Pennsylvania

9 hours 6 min ago
Three Norfolk Southern trains were involved in a collision and derailment the morning of March 2 in Lower Saucon Township, Pa.

Nearshoring Trend Drives More Border Growth

9 hours 51 min ago
The nearshoring trend has been driving further transportation and logistics investments near the Mexican border as companies work to capture current and expected future growth.

Win a Weekend at Talladega With Wabash

Sun, 03/03/2024 - 23:00
Get ready for genuine thrills on the high banks of Talladega courtesy of Wabash Genuine Parts. One lucky winner will receive accommodations and tickets for four (4) to the NASCAR Cup Series: Geico 500 at the Talladega Superspeedway on Sunday, April 21, 2024.

How Biodiesel Can Reduce Lifecycle Carbon Emissions Now

Sun, 03/03/2024 - 23:00
Hear Chevron and Cummins experts discuss the benefits of biodiesel and how this lower carbon fuel can help reduce lifecycle carbon emissions. Watch the webcast.

Serjon Warns of Cybersecurity Risks for Motor Carriers

Sun, 03/03/2024 - 17:55
NEW ORLEANS — Motor carriers must take cybersecurity threats seriously or run the risk of being put out of business, a cybersecurity expert told industry reporters.

Maintenance Costs Ease in Q4, Report From TMC, Decisiv Finds

Sun, 03/03/2024 - 17:31
NEW ORLEANS — Maintenance expenses in the trucking industry decreased 1.4% in the fourth quarter of 2023 compared with the prior quarter, driven by lower costs for parts.

Phillips Industries to Launch Trailer Back-Up Camera Rear-Vu

Sun, 03/03/2024 - 14:25
NEW ORLEANS — Phillips Industries soon will begin offering a rear-facing trailer back-up camera that the company’s top executive said will be its biggest-ever product launch.

NACFE, RMI Release New Report on SuperTruck 2 Findings

Sun, 03/03/2024 - 14:00
NEW ORLEANS — The North American Council for Freight Efficiency and RMI released a report assessing the commercial vehicle technologies researched as part of the SuperTruck 2 program.

Waymo Granted OK to Expand Service in California

Sun, 03/03/2024 - 13:36
SAN FRANCISCO — California regulators on March 1 authorized Waymo to expand services of its fleet of robotaxis into Los Angeles and to cities on the peninsula south of San Francisco.

TruckWings Aero Device Shows 6% Fuel-Economy Improvement

Sun, 03/03/2024 - 13:00
NEW ORLEANS —  The TruckWings tractor-mounted aerodynamic device, which closes the gap between the cab and trailer, showed fuel-efficiency gains for diesel and CNG trucks in recent tests.

OPEC+ Extends Oil Cuts Through June

Sun, 03/03/2024 - 12:25
OPEC+ extended its oil supply cutbacks to the middle of the year in a bid to avert a global surplus and shore up prices.

Freight Rail Layoffs Renew Concerns About Safety and Service

Fri, 03/01/2024 - 16:06
The latest rail layoffs, combined with an investment fund’s ongoing campaign for control of Norfolk Southern, are renewing concerns about the effects cuts might have on safety and service.

Canada’s Stalled Oil Pipeline Set for First Crude Deliveries

Fri, 03/01/2024 - 14:01
Canada’s biggest new oil pipeline in more than a decade will begin filling with crude within weeks, according to MEG Energy Corp.