Two injured, 100 evacuated after trucking company blast (Video)

Two people were injured and about 100 were evacuated from their homes after an explosion Saturday at an Elk City, OK, trucking company.  The blast occurred at Hodges Trucking, according to a report in the Oklahoman. Firefighters spent several hours fighting a massive blaze at the company, an affiliate of Oklahoma City-based Chesapeake Energy that provides…

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Join EasyTracGPS on The Extreme Truckers Show™ Aug. 9th 10:30 pm EST

Join EasyTracGPS on The Extreme Truckers Show™ Aug. 9th 10:30 pm eastern Daniel Villalobos II, Director of Sales & Marketing, discusses some of the hotbed trucking and fleet issues of today, and how their telematics solutions help address these issues. Live From Nashville Thursday Nights at 10:30 PM Eastern with host Rich Miller. The largest…

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Trimac Transportation announces acquisition of Liquid Cargo Lines

CALGARY, July 30, 2012 — /PRNewswire/ –Trimac Transportation Ltd. (“Trimac”) (TSX: TMA) announced today that it has completed its acquisition of all of the issued and outstanding shares in the capital of Liquid Cargo Lines Limited (“LCL”).  Trimac acquired the shares of LCL from McCaig Real Estate Ltd., an affiliate of Trimac, for a purchase price of…

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Kenworth sees growing market for NG trucks – new and used

The North American market for heavy-duty, natural gas-powered (NG) commercial vehicles will rise steadily over the next few years, reaching about 18,500 units by 2016, according to Andy Douglas, national sales manager for specialty vehicles at Kenworth Truck Company…A market is also developing for used natural gas trucks… Kirkland and Mt. Vernon, WA. The North…

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