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3/27/2017 10:00:00 AM
Chinese state firms have expressed an interest in developing land around the Panama Canal, the chief executive of the vital trade thoroughfare said, underlining China's outward push into infrastructure via railways and ports around the world.

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3/27/2017 3:00:00 AM 
COLUMBUS, Ind. — Nikola Motor Co. is in discussion with the three largest truck stop operators to offer hydrogen fuel and, separately, with seven states interested in being home to its production facility as it prepares to launch in mid-2020 its zero emissions, hydrogen-electric Class 8 truck, a company executive said.

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Keystone Foes Prepare Fight as Trump Issues Pipeline Permit
3/24/2017 1:00:00 PM
President Trump is making good on his promise to approve the Keystone XL oil pipeline — but the fight is far from over.

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Capitol Agenda for the Week of March 21: Bridges Aren't Making the Grade
3/21/2017 12:01:00 AM
The American Society of Civil Engineers gave the nation's bridges a grade of C+ in its quadrennial report card. ASCE's Tom Smith and ARTBA's Alison Black hope it doesn't take a disaster to get Congress to invest in infrastructure repairs. Watch separate video interviews, part of the week ahead for trucking on Capitol Hill.

Cummins Retains Top Spot in Class 8 Engine Market
3/20/2017 2:15:00 AM 
A second-half slowdown in truck sales for Daimler Trucks’ two North American brands carried Cummins Inc. to its leadership in North American Class 8 truck engines for all of 2016, according to figures from

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Maryland Governor Says Bill Would Save State Road Projects
3/16/2017 2:55:00 PM
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan said March 15 that a bill crafted by lawmakers would prevent the cancellation of 66 road projects around the state, the result of a compromise on legislation to score and rank transportation projects.

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UPS to Build Six Additional Natural-Gas Fueling Stations
3/16/2017 2:25:00 PM
UPS Inc. on March 15 announced plans to build six additional compressed natural-gas fueling stations, including one in Greensboro, North Carolina.

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100 Years of Controversy and Potholes at South Carolina Department of Transportation
3/10/2017 5:00:00 PM
The S.C. Department of Transportation turned 100 years old March 10. The department was controversial almost from its first day.


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