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Business, Government, Safety

EPA Should Delay OBD Rule, Groups Say

By Andrea Fischer, Staff Reporter

This story appears in the April 16 print edition of Transport Topics. Click here to subscribe today.

April 16, 2007
Business, Government, Safety, Autonomous

IRS Says Fleets Face Sanctions

IRS officials told trucking executives that motor carriers must account properly for driver per-diem expenses or risk losing the tax-exempt status of the plans.

April 16, 2007
Business, Safety

Intermodal Traffic Falls Again

Port of Tacoma

Rail and intermodal traffic declined last week compared with a year earlier, continuing a trend over the past month, the Association of American Railroads said Thursday.

Transport Topics
April 12, 2007
Business, Safety, Government, Logistics

Exec Downplays Rail Takeovers

Norfolk Southern Corp. Chief Executive Officer Charles “Wick” Moorman told the Surface Transportation Board that buyout firms probably will not try to acquire major U.S. railroads because of opposition by rail management, Bloomberg reported.

Transport Topics
April 12, 2007
Business, Government, Safety

FMCSA’s New-Carrier Program Criticized

By Sean McNally, Senior Reporter

This story appears in the April 9 print edition of Transport Topics. Click here to subscribe today.

April 11, 2007
Business, Government, Safety

IANA, Ocean Carriers Hit Proposed Rule on Safety of Intermodal Chassis

By Sean McNally, Senior Reporter

April 11, 2007
Business, Safety, Autonomous

Letters to the Editor: Maintenance Issues; Heavier Trucks

These letters appear in the April 9 print edition of Transport Topics. Click here to subscribe today.

Maintenance Issues

April 11, 2007
Business, Safety, Government

Saddle Creek Names President

Transportation and warehousing firm Saddle Creek Corp. said Tuesday that Bruce Abels is retiring as the company’s president effective July 1, and will be replaced by Cliff Otto.

Transport Topics
April 10, 2007
Business, Government, Safety

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April 9, 2007
Business, Government, Safety, Fuel

Stricter Emission Rules Raise Costs, Freight, Shipping Executives Say

By Sean McNally, Senior Reporter

This story appears in the April 9 print edition of Transport Topics. Click here to subscribe today.

April 9, 2007

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