TCEQ Announces Grants for the Texas Clean Fleet Program

July 10, 2014
The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality announced that up to $7.7 million in grants is being made available to encourage entities that operate large fleets of vehicles in Texas to replace diesel-powered vehicles with alternative fuel or hybrid vehicles.
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New Penske Logistics Facility in Coldwater, Mich. Creates 70 Local Jobs

July 8, 2014
Penske Logistics now operates a new warehousing and cross-dock facility in Coldwater, Michigan, adding 70 new jobs to the area. The facility began operation on June 2.
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Pegasus TransTech Releases Enterprise-Grade Mobile App

The app features load tendering, two-way messaging and document delivery.
July 8, 2014
TRANSFLO Mobile+ allows drivers to accept loads, update trip status, report accidents and claims, receive and send messages to their fleets as well as send delivery documents.
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Old Dominion Opens Pair of Container Drayage Facilities

New facilities will support growing container drayage business.
July 7, 2014
Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. opened a pair of container drayage facilities to serve the company’s growing drayage operations.
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YRC Freight, Holland Join "Hiring Our Heroes" Program

U.S. Chamber Foundation program connects veterans to trucking careers.
July 2, 2014
YRC Worldwide Inc. subsidiaries YRC Freight and Holland have joined the U.S. Chamber Foundation's Hiring Our Heroes program.
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Dockzilla Mobile Yard Ramps, Portable Loading Docks

July 1, 2014
Dockzilla products reportedly can improve employee safety and increase productivity by up to 80 percent vs. unloading by hand.
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Using Our Competitive Nature in World Trade: Part 2

July 1, 2014

A senior manager of supply management responded to a comment in my May column “Competitive Nature.” He raised some points that actually amplify the discussion and are worth adding to the discourse.

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April 2014 North American Freight Grows From 2013

June 30, 2014
Two of five transportation modes -- pipeline and trucks -- carried more U.S.-NAFTA trade in April 2014 than in April 2013 as U.S.-NAFTA trade rose to $100.1 billion.
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Van Rate Nears Record High This Week

June 18, 2014
Capacity pressure eased during the week ending June 14 as spot truckload freight availability dipped 0.7 percent and the number of available trucks increased 12 percent.
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General Motors DAT/CIS Appoints Yusen Logistics Russia for Inbound Deliveries

June 18, 2014
Yusen Logistics Russia has been appointed by General Motors DAT/CIS to provide final mile inbound delivery services in Russia.
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