Business, Technology

Transfix Names Sophie Dabbs Chief Commercial Officer

Transfix, a company specializing in freight brokerage, announced last month that Sophie Dabbs has joined the organization as chief commercial officer.

August 27, 2021
Business, Equipment, Safety

Volvo, Bendix Work to Boost Safety, Driver Training

Volvo Trucks North America is offering the fifth generation SafetyDirect processor (SDP5 Full) from Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems as a factory-installed option on Volvo VNL, VNR and VHD models.

July 23, 2021
Government, Business, Safety

Transport Topics Collects Two National Awards From ASBPE

Transport Topics captured national honors in two categories May 13 as the American Society of Business Publication Editors announced its 2021 Azbee winners.

May 14, 2021
Government, Safety

Mississippi DOT’s Kim Thurman Wins AASHTO Award

Kim Thurman, environmental director for the Mississippi Department of Transportation, has been recognized by the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials for 25 years of service.

March 22, 2021
Government, Fuel

Diesel Climbs 4.8¢ to $3.191 a Gallon

The national average price for a gallon of diesel rose 4.8 cents to $3.191 a gallon, according to data released by the Energy Information Administration on March 15.

March 15, 2021
Government, Fuel

Diesel Rises 7.1¢ to $3.143 a Gallon

The national average price for a gallon of diesel increased 7.1 cents to $3.143 a gallon, according to data released by the Energy Information Administration on March 8.

March 8, 2021
Government, Business, Safety, Logistics

Effect of COVID-19 on Trucking Monopolizes 2020 Top 10 Stories

Here are the 10 most-read stories on the Transports Topics website in 2020, based on Google Analytics. Unsurprisingly, COVID-19 dominated the headlines.

December 26, 2020
Business, Logistics, Top 50

Ports See Huge Volume Swings in 2020

Amid these dramatic swings in demand, ports have continued to pursue infrastructure improvement projects.

November 13, 2020
Business, Logistics, Top 50

North America’s Busiest Cargo Airports

While it remains to be seen how the pandemic might shift air freight patterns over the long term, this listing of the 100 busiest cargo airports in North America provides an overview of the most important hubs for air freight.

November 13, 2020
Government, Business

Watch Replay of Newsmakers Series

Sign up to watch replays of our previous webcasts with American Trucking Associations Chief Economist Bob Costello and Nikola founder and executive chairman Trevor Milton.

July 15, 2020