Opponents of allowing larger and heavier trucks on the nation’s highways are already calling foul on a yet-to-be-released study by the U.S. Department of Transportation and want President Obama to put the research on hold.
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12 Dec 2013
The deputy secretary at the U.S. Department of Transportation will leave his post at the end of the year, passing the torch to the current Federal Highways Administrator.
09 Dec 2013
Former Sea Star Line President Frank Peake was sentenced to five years in prison and fined $25,000 for a his conviction in an antitrust conspiracy case that has produced guilty pleas by five other carrier executives and three carriers in the Puerto Rico trade.
05 Dec 2013
New federal rules that cut into trucking productivity did not push rates up for most shippers in the third quarter, according to a survey by Wolfe Research.
03 Dec 2013
Federal Maritime Commissioner Richard Lidinsky said the agency will soon stop the clock on its review of the proposed P3 Network, giving him and fellow commissioners enough time to meet with European Union and Chinese regulators on Dec. 17 before determining whether to block the plan.
02 Dec 2013
The Federal Maritime Commission will host European Union and Chinese regulatory officials later this month for a summit on the proposed P3 Network alliance involving the world’s three largest container lines.
28 Nov 2013
China says it will attend a summit in Washington in December proposed by the Federal Maritime Commission to discuss the proposed P3 alliance involving the world's three largest container lines, Maersk Line, Mediterranean Shipping Co. and CMA-CGM.
22 Nov 2013
The U.S. Department of Transportation has proposed a series of highways to serve as a highway Primary Freight Network...
21 Nov 2013
WASHINGTON — The Surface Transportation Board member nominated by President Obama told Congress Thursday that it “wasn’t
20 Nov 2013
WASHINGTON — The trucking industry isn’t letting up the pressure on Washington, D.C., to repeal new hours of service regulation.
19 Nov 2013
The Federal Maritime Commission has extended its deadline until Nov.
18 Nov 2013
The U.S. Jones Act, which requires that U.S. domestic ocean cargo is carried from port to port in ships that are...