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Feud Over Toll Plan Rages 
The war of words between Rhode Island officials and the state’s trucking association over Gov. Gina Raimondo’s truck-only tolling infrastructure plan just keeps boiling.

Navistar Unveils HX Series, First New Truck Since 2010 
With the debut of its HX series, International Truck has launched a new Class 8 truck for the first time since 2010, intending, it said, to regain its lead in the vocational market’s severe-service segment.

Love's Agrees to Buy Trillium; Deal Seen as Boon to Nat Gas 
Love's Travel Stops has entered into an agreement to purchase Trillium CNG, a nationwide operator and developer of compressed natural gas fueling stations, a move observers say validates the future of alternative fuels.





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Amazon Building Global Delivery Business to Take on UPS, FedEx
Amazon.com Inc.'s Chief Financial Officer Brian Olsavsky downplayed Amazon’s ambitions last month in an earnings call, saying the company was looking to supplement its delivery partners — not replace them. Documents reviewed by Bloomberg News reveal a far bolder plan.

Maersk Profit Plunges as Oil, Container Units Suffer
A.P. Moeller-Maersk A/S reported an 84% plunge in 2015 profit after its oil unit was hit by lower energy prices and the container division got squeezed between sluggish trade growth and overcapacity. The shares fell the most in almost a year.

Integrated Freight Acquires Scrap-Metal Hauler
Integrated Freight Corp. has acquired SC Trucking Inc., a small trucking company based in Clifton Heights, Pennsylvania, for an undisclosed amount of cash and stock.


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Marten Transport

Location: Mondovi, Wis.
Leadership: Randolph Marten (Chairman and CEO); Timothy Kohl (President); James Hinnendael (CFO); Tim Nash (EVP of Sales and Marketing); John Turner (Senior VP of Sales)
Revenue: $672,929,000

 

 
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Saia: $11.4 Million Net Income
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