Truck Transport

Los Angeles 53ers – FreightWaves

Welcome to the WHAT THE TRUCK?!? bulletin. In this issue, port congestion sends truckers west, highway heroes, Project44 makes its biggest purchase to date and more. Twitter Sawtooth SONAR Fiddy tree minus one – After a run up from late June, the national average rate of dry vans per mile …

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NRSC to Decide Driving Hours for Commercial Truck Drivers Soon to Reduce Fatigue Crashes: Union Minister Nitin Gadkari

Road Transport and Highways Union Minister Nitin Gadkari, during an introductory meeting of new members appointed to the National Road Safety Council (NRSC), highlighted the decision on hours of service. driving for commercial vehicle truck drivers, to reduce road accidents due to fatigue. “Attended the introductory meeting of new appointed …

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Australian Truck Drivers Celebrated For Covid Efforts

The Australian Trucking Association and the Australian government have celebrated the efforts of Australian truck drivers during the COVID-19 pandemic. Along with Deputy Minister of Road Safety and Freight Transportation Scott Buchholz, the ATA thanked members of the industry who work on the front lines to keep the country supplied. …

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What is a truck dispatcher?

Many of the nearly 40,000 truck dispatchers in the United States have lucrative careers by being organized, working independently, and running their own businesses. But truck allocation is not the same as truck brokerage. Here’s why. The main difference is that a truck broker is generally seen as a bridge …

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WEBBER: Did you kiss a truck driver this week? | Opinion

Truck Driver Appreciation Week ends this week. Since 1998, it has been the industry’s annual program to honor the 3.6 million men and women who transport over 70% of all freight moved across the country. Most transportation companies schedule a week of driver events, including bonuses, giveaways, designs, and sometimes …

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Maxion begins production of 64-pound steel wheel

[Stay on top of transportation news: Get TTNews in your inbox.] Maxion Wheels has announced that its 64-pound steel truck wheel, Tough and Light, is in production at its commercial vehicle steel wheel plant in San Luis Potosí, Mexico. Maxion called it the lightest 22.5 x 8.25 five-hole standard steel …

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