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Business, Safety, Government

Trimac’s Second-Quarter Income Drops

Canada-based transportation firm Trimac Income Fund said its second-quarter net earnings plunged to C$2.6 million, or 9 cents per unit, from C$7.9 million, or 17 cents, a year ago.

Transport Topics
August 13, 2008
Business, Government

Business Inventories Gain 0.7%

Business inventories rose 0.7% in May, the Commerce Department said Wednesday.

Transport Topics
August 13, 2008
Government, Business, Technology, Autonomous

Podcast Debut: ‘RoadSigns’ Tackles Autonomous

RoadSigns podcast

Welcome to the inaugural episode of Transport Topics' new podcast: RoadSigns. Our debut episode focuses on how the trucking industry’s steady and ongoing development of autonomous technology may someday affect truck drivers. Click to listen!

Transport Topics
June 11, 2018
Business, Safety, Government, Logistics

Mullen’s 2Q Income Improves

Canadian transportation firm Mullen Group Income Fund’s second-quarter profit rose to C$19.9 million, or 25 cents a unit, from C$16.6 million, or 21 cents, a year ago.

Transport Topics
August 13, 2008
Business, Government

Import Prices Rise 1.7% in June

The price of goods imported to the United States rose 1.7% in July, the Labor Department said Wednesday.

Transport Topics
August 13, 2008
Fuel, Business

Diesel to Average $4.18 This Year, DOE Says

Tom Biery/Trans Pixs

Diesel fuel will average $4.18 a gallon this year and $4.27 in 2009, the Department of Energy said Tuesday.

Transport Topics
August 12, 2008
Business, Logistics

US1 Industries Reports Lower 2Q Profit

Logistics firm US1 Industries said its second-quarter net income slipped to $813,000, or 6 cents a share, from $1.1 million, or 9 cents, a year ago.

Transport Topics
August 12, 2008
Business, Technology

NYC Plans to Track Vehicles Entering City

New York City is developing a plan to track every vehicle that enters Manhattan to help guard against potential terrorist attacks, the New York Times reported Tuesday.

Transport Topics
August 12, 2008
Business

TravelCenters of America Reports 2Q Loss

TravelCenters of America

Truck stop chain TravelCenters of America lost $9.7 million, or 69 cents per share, in the second quarter, compared with a loss of $6.3 million, or 72 cents, a year ago.

Transport Topics
August 12, 2008
Fuel, Business, Logistics, Government

Diesel Plunges 14.9¢ to $4.353

Tom Biery/Trans Pixs

Diesel fuel’s national average pump price continued to slide Monday, falling 14.9 cents to $4.353 a gallon, the Energy Department said.

Transport Topics
August 12, 2008
Business, Safety, Government

TSA Reinstates Company Running Clear Program for Registered Travelers

A week after suspending a traveler ID-check program, the Transportation Security Administration has reinstated Verified Identity Pass, the operator of the Clear program, and and said it may resume its Registered Traveler enrollment immediately.

Transport Topics
August 12, 2008

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