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02/09/2018

Ford’s Commercial Vehicle Strategy Powers the Company Through Thick and Thin

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While Wall Street pounds Ford Motor Co.’s response to high-profile, recent trends like self-driving vehicles and the shift from sedans to SUVs, an underappreciated, century-old company mainstay. Full story...

02/10/2018

Daimler is launching a digital platform to connect carriers with its spot loads

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Daimler in association with Loadsmart is launching its custom digital platform for its contracted freight carriers in the U.S. to match them with the company's spot loads..... Full story...

02/12/2018

Trump Administration Said to Eye Big Cuts to Fuel Economy Rules

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President Donald Trump’s administration is looking at ways to reduce future fuel economy standards for automobiles in a move to appease carmakers, who have asked to ease targets put in place. Full story...

02/09/2018

Atlanta to play key role as Amazon takes on UPS, FedEx with new logistics business

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Amazon is targeting its biggest partners, including Atlanta-based United Parcel Service Inc., with a new in-house shipping service. And, Atlanta is expected to play a key role in that battle. With. Full story...

02/09/2018

Tesla founder Musk expects 100K Semi orders annually by 2022, thinks truck will exceed previously announced specs

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Tesla will not confirm total truck orders to-date, but speculation swirls that number could be anywhere between just more than 1,000 to several thousand. .... Full story...

02/12/2018

Omnitracs welcomes Ray Greer as new CEO

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Greer’s deep industry and technical expertise will lead Omnitracs in its next stage of growth, company says..... Full story...

02/12/2018

Adopting ELDs amid the ‘noise’

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Konexial CEO explains that certain folks throughout the industry have created unnecessary noise around the ELD mandate that has led to fear and noncompliance among smaller carriers..... Full story...

02/11/2018

White House to unveil $1.5 trillion infrastructure plan

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The White House on Monday will unveil its long-awaited $1.5 trillion infrastructure package aimed at overhauling U.S. public works.The plan is structured around four goals:. Full story...

02/12/2018

US truck driver shortage problem predicted to worsen

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February 12th, 2018 Sam Chambers Americas, Ports and Logistics 0 comments Online freight forwarder iContainers says that. Full story...

02/08/2018

Elon says he wants to make 100000 Tesla Semi electric trucks a year

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That's a very big goal. Let's see if he can deliver. Any time we write about the Tesla Semi electric truck and its much-better-than-expected specs, commenters rightly point out that Elon has a. Full story...

02/11/2018

Infrastructure Details Set for Release

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President Donald Trump on Feb. 12 will propose funding strategies for the country’s transportation network that would include $50 billion for rural districts, and streamlining the permitting. Full story...

02/08/2018

Trucking For-Hire Sector Grew by 37.8% From 2009-2016, DOT Statistical Report Says

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The trucking for-hire sector grew by 37.8% from 2009-2016, and was No. 1 among transportation groups in contributing to the 2016 gross domestic product, according to a new U.S. Department of. Full story...

02/08/2018

Amazon's delivery drones could hitch rides on trucks to save power

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Amazon’s drone delivery plans have been well documented, and while the company might argue that it now has the technology in place to launch such a system, safety concerns about autonomous machines. Full story...

02/06/2018

Blackberry ramps up trucking presence with Radar

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Phillip Poulidis, senior vice president and general manager of Blackberry’s IoT business, said every day the company takes steps to “dispel the myth it is just in the smart phone business.”. Full story...

02/08/2018

FMCSA issues guidance to carriers seeking to challenge crashes in DataQs system

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For the crash preventability program, carriers need to select “Crash could not be prevented” in the DataQs system, ensure that the crash occurred after June 1, 2017, and select an. Full story...

02/08/2018

PwC: how autonomous vehicles are changing manufacturing

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A highly automated Foxconn plant. Since the release of the iPhone 6, Foxconn has replaced more than half its workforce with robots. Everyone involved in the transportation industry knows that. Full story...

02/08/2018

Dems call for $1 trillion federal investment in infrastructure

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House Democrats on Wednesday called for $1 trillion in federal dollars for an infrastructure overhaul, a proposal that comes just days ahead of the announcement of President Trump’s. Full story...

02/08/2018

Hidden Horrors: Fighting Human Trafficking part two

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MERIDIAN, Miss. (WTOK) - The International Labor Organization estimates human trafficking is a $150 billion global criminal enterprise. Local, state and federal law enforcement agencies continue to. Full story...

02/08/2018

Human Trafficking Awareness Month garners trucking industry support

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In January, American Trucking Associations and America’s Road Team brought attention to National Human Trafficking Awareness Month through several awareness initiatives. In February, ATA and. Full story...

02/09/2018

Global Truck Platooning Systems Market Research Analysis,Regions,Trend, Demands and Growth Forecast Report

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This market report provides the useful information on the basis of capacity, production, market share, price, revenue, cost, gross, gross margin, growth rate etc. This is an useful research result. Full story...
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