Articles by tag: Trucking Industry

Building A Good Driver Support System Leads to Repeated Awards

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President and COO Phil Wilt of American Central Transport, a six-time recipient of the Best Fleet to Drive For award, delves into the essentials of constructing an award-winning driver support system. In this insightful conversation on the Optym Semi-Related podcast, Phil underscores the pivotal role of the driver-manager relationship. He paints a vivid picture of […]

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The CHIPS Act and OSRA Create Positive Ripple Effects for the Trucking Industry

Last year, two major pieces of legislation passed that will be a huge boon to the trucking industry. The first is the CHIPS Act, which brings home the production of automotive and truck-grade chips. For context, the U.S.’s  semiconductor manufacturing share has drastically decreased from 37% in 1990 to 12% today. The second piece of […]

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Will the Recent Decline in Truck Transportation Jobs Impact the Supply Chain? Likely No, Experts Say

The trucking industry saw a decline of truck transportation jobs in February 2023, marking the second-largest one-month loss in the last 10 years. Data out of the Bureau of Labor Statistics shows that the trucking industry saw a decline of around 8,500 jobs in February, coming in at 1,599,900 on a seasonally adjusted basis. […]

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Keep on Truckin’: The Future of the Trucking Industry

Worker shortages, geopolitical forces and the lingering impacts to the supply chain due to a global pandemic; that’s a lot of challenges for any industry to bear, but one could easily argue its impact on the trucking and logistics industry is by far the most prominent. The situation today will make for lasting changes in […]

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Careers on the Move: Empowering Truck Owner-Operators, Drivers and Fleet Managers

The shipping industry has grown by leaps and bounds, especially with the onset of the pandemic. Many of us staying at home have taken full advantage of faster delivery times – and may have even begun to take it for granted. But what most people tend to overlook are the truck drivers that help deliver […]

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Great American Trucking Show Rolls Through Dallas

The trucking industry made a pit stop in Dallas, Texas this weekend for the 2019 Great American Trucking Show. The three-day event brought professionals from the field together for a networking and learning opportunity at a time when the industry is in the midst of serious change. The latest in trucking technology was also widely […]

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Powering Missouri Forward: The Smart Energy Revolution
March 1, 2024

How is Missouri leading the smart energy revolution to create a more sustainable and resilient electric grid? Industry Analyst Gabrielle Bejarano brings into focus the groundbreaking efforts in Missouri, facilitated by Ameren’s smart energy plan and the technological prowess of Avail Infrastructure Solutions. Highlighting the seamless integration of state-of-the-art technologies and strategic upgrades, Bejarano […]

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Join WSI at the Becht Coker Workshop 2024 in Sugarland, TX
March 1, 2024

Join WSI, the world leader in coker life extension, February 20-22, 2024 for the Becht workshop covering the entire coking unit with case studies and best practices from industry leaders such as ExxonMobil, Phillips 66, Motiva, CITGO, Marathon, PEMEX, Cenovus, and Valero.

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WSI’s Andrea Pacchiarotti to Give ASEAN Waste to Energy Week Presentation
March 1, 2024

Industry professionals gathering for the ASEAN Waste to Energy Week in Ho Chi Minh City to explore sustainable solutions for the region’s growing energy needs will want to add one essential speaker to their calendars. Andrea Pacchiarotti the Director at WSI Singapore, an Avail Infrastructure Solutions company, will be delivering a must-see presentation on […]

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VCC’s Newest Venture, CMSI, Aims to Offer Timely Information on Client Projects
March 1, 2024

How can construction management services navigate the complex landscape of client needs, ensuring the right mix of services are available precisely when needed?  Don Davis, Executive VP at VCC, highlights the importance of offering a comprehensive suite of services tailored through their management venture, CMSI, to meet the unique demands of each project, enabling […]

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