Although women make up around 50 percent of the population, they make up only 6 percent of truck drivers — 5 percent if we’re talking owner-operators says OOIDA — and far too few women hold board and management positions at trucking carriers and other trucking-related businesses.
COLUMBUS, Ind. — The latest release of ACT’s For-Hire Trucking Index shows the Freight Rate Index reaching a new all-time high in the 10-year history of the survey, eclipsing the previous record set just last October.
FORT MILL, S.C. — Continental, a technology company and manufacturer, has added a pre-cured tread (PCT) manufacturing facility to its existing campus in Mount Vernon, Illinois.
PORTLAND, Ore. — Detroit Connect Remote Updates is now available exclusively for the new Freightliner Cascadia spec’d with Detroit engines.
With a sweet demeanor, infectious laugh and 5-foot, 4-inch frame, it’s hard to picture Kari Paulson at the wheel of a mammoth machine traveling down the highway.