KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Pilot Flying J, the largest operator of travel centers in North America, expanded in 2016 by adding 58 additional locations, the company reported January 11.
WASHINGTON — The November Freight Transportation Services Index (TSI), which is based on the amount of freight carried by the for-hire transportation industry, rose 0.5 percent from October to 123.2, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS).
FORT LAUDERDALE, Florida — More fleets are acquiring new trucks by leasing and shortening their asset lifecycles before replacement, according to an annual survey released today by Fleet Advantage, a firm specializing in truck fleet business analytics, equipment financing and asset management.
PORTLAND, Ore. — EROAD, a global technology provider of fleet management, electronic tax reporting and ELD compliance solutions for the transportation industry, has named Norm Ellis to the position of president.
WASHINGTON — The U.S. trade deficit in November rose to the highest level in nine months as imports of oil and other foreign goods increased, while American exports fell for a second month.
FTR Intel and ACT Research released preliminary Class 8 net orders for December today, both showing orders over 20,000 for the first and only time in 2016.