Fri, 20 Jul 2018 15:15:00 EDT New Jersey Warehouse Guard Foils July 4 Robbery A warehouse security guard in New Jersey who was overpowered by gun-toting thieves July 4 was able to free himself and contact the police to help foil a robbery attempt, according to police reports.
Fri, 20 Jul 2018 14:15:00 EDT Wabco Operating Income Climbs 35% in 2Q Commercial vehicle supplier Wabco Holdings reported second-quarter operating income of $146.5 million, up 35% from $108.4 million in the same period a year ago. Earnings per share rose to $1.95, up 21% from $1.61.
Fri, 20 Jul 2018 14:15:00 EDT Great Lakes Shipping Supports 237,00 Jobs, Study Finds A new study found that Great Lakes shipping to ports such as the Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor and the Port of Chicago on the South Sides pumps $25.6 billion into the economy and supports 237,000 jobs, including 147,500 in the Midwest.
Fri, 20 Jul 2018 14:00:00 EDT Mnuchin Shift to Trade Warrior Makes Him Likely G-20 Target The U.S. Treasury Department has gone from economic diplomats to trade warriors, a shift that leaves Secretary Steven Mnuchin once again exposed to broadsides from global counterparts as tensions grow ahead of a multilateral summit.
Fri, 20 Jul 2018 13:30:00 EDT Mack Trucks, Lytx Expand Video Telematics Deal Mack Trucks grew its relationship with video telematics firm Lytx Inc., offering a pre-wire option of its DriveCam and Video Services technology to buyers of Mack Granite Class 8 vehicles.
Fri, 20 Jul 2018 13:15:00 EDT Today’s Truck Spec’ing >Given the complexity of today’s trucks, it may be natural for the uninitiated to assume that spec’ing a truck well has become more difficult. But, the opposite is the case, industry executives said.
Fri, 20 Jul 2018 13:15:00 EDT Electrical Skills Are Critical As an ever-increasing array of devices, motive power systems and technologies asserts itself into the trucking industry, cutting-edge electrical knowledge and skills will be absolute necessities for technicians to keep fleet equipment operating at peak efficiency.