shut down

Business, Logistics, TCA

Minnesota Carrier LME Abruptly Closes Doors


New Brighton, Minn., carrier LME abruptly shut down 30 delivery terminals July 11, leaving hundreds of workers laid off with no notice and at least some unpaid.

Dee DePass | Star Tribune (Minneapolis)
July 12, 2019
Business, Logistics, TCA

Litigation Dogs Lakeville Motor Express 15 Months After Minnesota Trucking Firm Shut Down

LME Inc.

Pressures are mounting for the owners of the defunct trucking firm Lakeville Motor Express and its affiliates.

Dee DePass | Star Tribune (Minneapolis)
April 24, 2018

Minnesota Trucking Company Padlocks Doors, Shutting Out 95 Workers

Lakeville Motor Express in Roseville, Minnesota, abruptly padlocked its doors, locking out 95 truck drivers and dockworkers.

Dee DePass | Star Tribune (Minneapolis)
November 28, 2016
Government, Business

FMCSA Shuts Down Nevada Carrier JDJD Transportation

Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration said it has ordered a Nevada-based trucking company to shut down immediately after an investigation revealed “numerous widespread violations of critical safety regulations.”

Transport Topics
February 12, 2015

N.J. Carrier New Century Transportation to Shut Down

New Century Transportation

New Century Transportation, a New Jersey-based less-than-truckload and truckload carrier, has told employees it plans to shut down.

Rip Watson | Special to Transport Topics
June 10, 2014
Government, Business

FMCSA Shuts Down Five Moving Companies

FMCSA has shut down five household-goods moving companies in three states, alleging that the carriers were “holding customer shipments hostage and failing to turn over records related to their investigations.”

Jonathan S. Reiskin | Associate News Editor
November 26, 2013