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  • ProMiles® offers expediters specific routing options
    By Jeff Jensen, Editor
    Posted May 14th 2008 9:34AM
    Not all commercial vehicles are created equal. Nowhere is that more evident than in the expediters market where vehicles can range anywhere fr...
  • Oil steady after record near $127
    By George Jahn - The Associated Press
    Posted May 14th 2008 4:38AM
    VIENNA, Austria — Oil prices were steady Wednesday after moving back from an overnight trading record near $127 a barrel on concerns that Iran...
  • IdleAire files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy
    By The Associated Press
    Posted May 14th 2008 4:33AM
    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — IdleAire Technologies Corp., which provides services to long-haul truckers at truck stops, has filed for bankruptcy. ...
  • UPS adding more fuel-efficient vehicles to fleet
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    Posted May 14th 2008 4:29AM
    ATLANTA — UPS, the world’s largest shipping carrier, said Tuesday it has ordered 200 hybrid electric vehicles and another 300 compressed n...
  • Trucking paves way for better life for single parent Indiana driver
    By Jerry Breeden - The Trucker
    Posted May 13th 2008 4:07AM
    Like a lot of young women struggling under similar circumstances, Vickie Williamson had ex-perienced first-hand the futility of being a single par...
  • Broad impact of diesel spike
    By Sean Kilcarr - Fleet Owner
    Posted May 13th 2008 3:54AM
    High diesel fuel prices – thanks to skyrocketing crude oil prices that show no signs of abating – are broadly impacting the U.S. trans...
  • President Bush declares ‘National Transportation Week’
    By Transport Topics
    Posted May 12th 2008 5:43AM
    President Bush declared this week as “National Transportation Week” and Saturday to be “National Defense Transportation Day,” the Whit...
  • RigMaster revamps website
    By Jeff Jensen, Editor
    Posted May 12th 2008 5:40AM
    RigMaster Power Corp. has updated its website, featuring a new design, content and additional tools for drivers and fleets. Enhancements inclu...
  • EYE ON TRUCKING: Everyone’s trying to make dollars and sense out of the fuel situation
    By Lyndon Finney - The Trucker
    Posted May 12th 2008 5:28AM
    We’re sitting here trying to make sense out what’s going on with diesel prices. Unfortunately, nothing makes cents, only dollars. Do w...
  • Bolt Express, going where no one has gone before…
    By EO Staff
    Posted May 9th 2008 4:20PM
    Bolt Express is pleased to announce F.I.R.S.T which stands for First Interactive Recruiting Service Team. F.I.R.S.T was created by the Bolt Expres...