Tag Archives: backhauls

UP, NS intermodal service cuts to test shippers

[caption caption=”The Union Pacific – Norfolk Southern announcement places the responsibility for trucking containers between Chicago terminals onto shippers and intermodal marketing companies. Railroads argue that simplification will unleash prec…

Study says trees obstruct sight lines at Humboldt bus collision intersection

REGINA, Sask. – A study conducted by a consulting firm indicates that sight lines at the intersection where the tractor-trailer and Humboldt Broncos bus collided are a safety concern. McElhanney Consulting Services conducted the 70-page review for the …

Why Your Electrical Maintenance Program is More Important Than Ever

Truck electrical systems have become highly sophisticated, requiring more sophisticated maintenance and diagnostics. That’s why it’s critical that technicians and fleets stay up to speed.

Loadboard aims to disrupt US trucking’s third-party disruptors

[caption caption="In a big leap, Kane said MyRiteLoad.com is shooting to have 165,000 trucks on board by April 15. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com."][/caption]The problem with the myriad companies vying for the title of “disruptor” in the truck fre…

EPA to investigate questions surrounding pro-glider kits study

By opening this investigation, the agency’s inspector general now has two active investigations into studies regarding glider kit emissions. The new probe will investigate the EPA’s use of a maligned study produced by Tennessee Tech that has been deeme…

EPA to investigate questions surrounding pro-glider kits study

By opening this investigation, the agency’s inspector general now has two active investigations into studies regarding glider kit emissions. The new probe will investigate the EPA’s use of a maligned study produced by Tennessee Tech that has been deeme…

Border turnaround policy continues

OTTAWA, Ont. – The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) is extending the turnaround policy for on-highway truckers when it comes to major Advance Commercial Information Administrative Monetary Penalty System (ACI-AMPS) penalties. The relief is now exte…