Ray Gompf

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Women seem to like equal pay, becoming Truck Drivers 

  More and more women are looking to the trucking industry for jobs due to better opportunities for equal pay. According to the ATA (American Trucking...

U.S. Trailer Preliminary Net Orders Surged 75% M/M in September, but Were Off 68% Y/Y and Down 54% YTD 

  ACT’s preliminary estimate for September indicated that trailer manufacturers booked 18.5k net orders to their orderboards last month, a 75% surge from August’s subdued...

DeFazio Calls For Investigation Into Chao Conflicts of Interest 

  Chair of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Peter DeFazio (D-OR) sent a letter to U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) Inspector General Calvin...

U.S. Diesel Fuel Price Rises 

  The U.S. average retail price for a gallon of diesel inched up from a week ago, according to the weekly report issued for Monday,...

Peel Regional Police Charge Six Thieves 

  Officers from the Central Robbery Bureau have made several arrests in an investigation of stolen cellular phones and tablets with a value of almost...

Mack Truck Workers On Strike 

  Over 3,600 of Mack Trucks workers went on strike Saturday at six plants in Florida, Maryland, and Pennsylvania for ‘fair pay and benefits.’ According to...

AUTONOMOUS TRUCKING COMPANY TO TEST IN MINNESOTA’S EXTREME WINTER CONDITIONS 

  On October 8, autonomous trucking company, Plus.ai announced its partnership with the Minnesota Department of Transportation to aid in testing its trucks in the...

North American Commercial Vehicle Outlook 

  According to ACT Research’s (ACT) latest release of the North American Commercial Vehicle OUTLOOK, the key risk to all vehicle market forecasts, and the...