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2014 Media Kit

Intermodal

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ATA urges Congress to act on GAO recommendations

AJOT | May 22, 2008 | Intermodal

The American Trucking Associations is again calling on Congress to help the trucking industry keep drug and alcohol abusers off the road and improve safety on the nation's highways by supporting efforts to enhance drug and alcohol testing for the nation's Read More »

ATA truck tonnage index fell 1.1% in April

AJOT | May 22, 2008 | Intermodal

The American Trucking Associations' advanced seasonally adjusted For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index declined 1.1% in April 2008. March's tonnage reading, meanwhile, fell 1.7% instead of the previously reported 3.2% drop. Read More »

Railroad fuel efficiency sets new record

AJOT | May 22, 2008 | Intermodal

In 2007, major freight railroads in the United States moved a ton of freight an average of 436 miles on each gallon of fuel. This represents a 3.1% improvement over 2006 and an astonishing 85.5% improvement since 1980. Read More »

ActionView intends to acquire Jim Palmer Trucking, Inc.

AJOT | May 18, 2008 | Intermodal

ActionView International, Inc. announced that the company has entered into an initial agreement in the form of a letter of intent for an acquisition transaction with Jim Palmer Trucking, Inc., a leading transportation company headquartered in Missoula, Mo Read More »

ITI completes 5th Intermodal Travel Seminar

AJOT | May 18, 2008 | Intermodal

The Intermodal Transportation Institute (ITI) at the University of Denver announced that it has concluded its 5th annual Intermodal Travel Seminar, one of the key components of the Master of Science in Intermodal Transportation Management degree. The ITI Read More »

BNSF Railway purchases 198 acres at Dallas Logistics Hub

AJOT | May 15, 2008 | Intermodal

The Allen Group announced the sale of 198 acres of land in the Dallas Logistics Hub (DLH) to BNSF Railway Company (BNSF). In conjunction with the sale transaction the parties entered into an option agreement giving BNSF the right to purchase an additiona Read More »

Railroads urge focus on hazardous material

AJOT | May 04, 2008 | Intermodal

The nation's major freight railroads asked the Surface Transportation Board to institute a proceeding to address the very serious issue of transporting hazardous material around the country. Read More »

Railroads obligated to serve needs of the nation

AJOT | May 04, 2008 | Intermodal

Speaking before the Surface Transportation Board (STB), American Chemistry Council's President and CEO Jack N. Gerard reaffirmed the importance of the railroad's obligation to serve the needs of the nation, and called for stronger action by the STB to add Read More »

ATA testifies on critical need for change

AJOT | April 27, 2008 | Intermodal

American Trucking Associations Chairman Ray Kuntz asked a Senate panel to make fundamental changes to federal surface transportation programs to allow the trucking industry to more efficiently move freight. Read More »

Schneider brings customers, security experts together

AJOT | April 27, 2008 | Intermodal

According to the International Cargo Security Council, $12 billion worth of cargo is stolen in the United States every year. In an effort to prevent future thefts and reduce the amount of high-demand merchandise stolen each year, Schneider National, Inc., Read More »

Arkansas Best announces 78% increase in Q1

AJOT | April 24, 2008 | Intermodal

Arkansas Best Corporation announced a 78% increase in first quarter 2008 net income of $8.5 million, or $0.34 per diluted common share, compared to $4.8 million, or $0.19 per diluted common share, in the first quarter of 2007. Arkansas Best's 2008 first q Read More »

Con-way, Inc. reports Q1 results

AJOT | April 23, 2008 | Intermodal

Con-way, Inc. reported net income from continuing operations for the first quarter of 2008 of $22.5 million (after preferred stock dividends), or 47 cents per diluted share. The results compared to first-quarter 2007 net income from continuing operations Read More »

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