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Business, Equipment, Safety

Crete Tells Drivers They Can Drive 65

John Sommers II for TT

Crete Carrier Corp. will allow drivers to travel up to 65 mph on cruise control, up from the 62 mph limit previously in place.

Transport Topics
June 16, 2017
Business

Crete Carrier Chairman Acklie Dies at 84

Crete Carrier Corp.

Duane Acklie, an attorney and banker who built one of the nation’s largest truckload carriers, died Sept. 17 from complications of an extended illness. He was 84.

Jonathan S. Reiskin | Associate News Editor
September 26, 2016
Business

Former ATA Chairman Duane Acklie Dies at 84

University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Duane Acklie, an attorney and banker who built one of the nation’s largest truckload carriers and served as chairman of American Trucking Associations in 2000 and 2001, died at 84 on Sept. 17 in Lincoln, Nebraska.

Transport Topics
September 20, 2016