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Transport Technologies, Inc. Makes Shipping Freight Easier and Cheaper (Popularity: )
According to the American Trucking Association, businesses spend 81 cents out of every dollar they spend on shipping on trucks. However, with over 68,000 trucking companies nationwide, finding the right hauler at the right price in a timely manner can be daunting. Alabama Transport Technologies may have solved this problem. According to owner Nick Noll, Alabama Transport Technologies is the exclusive distributor for an online interface between shippers, brokers and ...

Transportation Industry Veteran James L. Welch Named New CEO of YRC Worldwide (Popularity: )
OVERLAND PARK, Kan., July 22, 2011 -- YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW) today announced that transportation industry veteran James L. Welch, a former President and CEO of Yellow Transportation, has been named as the company's new Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Welch was appointed CEO, effective immediately, by the new YRC Worldwide Board of Directors today. "YRC Worldwide is pleased to announce that James L. Welch will lead the newly restructured ...

Trimble Introduces a Variable Rate Application Option for Its EZ-Guide 500 Guidance System (Popularity: )
Trimble (Nasdaq: TRMB) announced today that it is adding a Variable Rate Application (VRA) option for its AgGPS(R) EZ-Guide(R) 500 lightbar guidance system. The VRA capability provides site-specific application control allowing farmers to apply inputs such as fertilizer, anhydrous ammonia (NH3), and seed only where it is needed and at the rate needed to reduce costs and improve agriculture operations.The VRA option allows the user to input a field prescription ...

U.S. Department of Homeland Security Announces Operational Success of Fleet GPS Tracking and Mobile Resource Management (Popularity: )
The GPS Fleet Tracking equipment and online application deployed during the last 12 months by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Office of Detention and Removal (DRO) has been deemed a success, announces Fleet Management Solutions, Inc. (FMS). DRO has implemented the system to reduce costs, improve officer safety, enhance mission execution and streamline fleet maintenance. Over 2000 of the 4500+ vehicles are being tracked in real time, providing operational ...

U.S. Postal Service Ready for Busiest Mailing Day (Popularity: )
Monday, Dec. 20, marks the Postal Service's busiest mailing day of the year with more than 800 million pieces of mail expected to enter the system. This represents a 40 percent increase in the average daily volume of 559 million pieces of mail."There's still time to mail greeting cards and ship presents," said Postmaster General Patrick R. Donahoe. "If customers get their cards and packages to us by Tuesday, Dec. ...

UPDATE: Red Bull: New Year. No limits. Who Needs Snow When You've Got Air? (Popularity: )
While our friends to the north call them snowmachines, most of us know them as snowmobiles, and the hipper folks simply call them sleds. No matter what you call this mode of transportation, history will be made by Levi LaVallee on New Year's Eve at Red Bull: New Year. No Limits., airing live on Friday, December 31 on ESPN, immediately following the Chick-Fil-A Bowl (approximately 11:00 p.m. ET / 8:00 ...

UPS Freight Workers in Ohio Sign Cards to Become Teamsters (Popularity: )
An overwhelming majority of about 345 workers at the UPS Freight (formerly Overnite Transportation) terminal in Columbus, Ohio have signed authorization cards to become Teamsters, bringing the total number of drivers and dockworkers seeking to join the union to more than 9,400 since January 16, Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa announced. The workers are seeking to join Local 413. "These workers have fought so hard for years to get strong ...

UPS Freight Workers Vote Overwhelmingly to Ratify Contract (Popularity: )
The Teamsters added more than 9,900 new members with workers at UPS Freight overwhelmingly ratifying a contract by more than 89 percent. The agreement will improve wages, benefits and working conditions, Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa announced today. The Teamsters kicked off this organizing campaign in 2006 when it organized UPS Freight (formerly Overnite Transportation) workers in Indianapolis and negotiated a contract with the company that was ratified by a ...

VisionChina Media to Attend Two Investor Conferences in China in January (Popularity: )
VisionChina Media Inc. ("VisionChina Media" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: VISN), one of China's largest out-of-home digital television advertising networks on mass transportation systems, today announced that Ms. Dina Liu, the Company's chief financial officer, is scheduled to attend the following investor conferences in China in January:-- UBS Greater China Conference 2009 on January 12 at the Pudong Shangri-La Hotel in Shanghai.-- Merrill Lynch Hong Kong & China Corporate Days on ...

VRG Launches Flights to Madrid, Spain (Popularity: )
GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes S.A. (NYSE: GOL and Bovespa: GOLL4), the parent company of Brazilian airlines GOL Transportes Aereos S.A. ("GTA", Brazil's low-cost, low- fare airline) and VRG Linhas Aereas S.A. ("VRG", Brazil's premium service airline), announces that today VRG began daily operations to its tenth international route: Sao Paulo-Madrid. "The Madrid route is an important step in our international expansion plan, and will provide VRG's customers with an additional ...