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    Dana facility earns award

    January 1, 2000 12:00AM by Truck News

    TOLEDO, Ohio – Dana’s Spicer Heavy Axle and Brake facility in Morganton, N.C., has received the 1999 North Carolina Quality Leadership Award.”This award is a testament to the hard work and dedication …

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    Back when truckin’ was fun: the ’70s

    January 1, 2000 12:00AM by John Curran

    BOMANVILLE, Ont. – For many people, the golden age of truck driving was the 1970s. Rates were relatively high, fines were low and a trucker’s wandering lifestyle seemed perfect for enjoying a decade k…

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    U.S. creates new trucking agency

    January 1, 2000 12:00AM by Truck News

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. has created a new Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration – a trucking equivalent to the Federal Aviation Administration governing airlines – that promises to be far fr…

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    CRASH can’t get it right

    January 1, 2000 12:00AM by Truck News

    Dear Editor,In the Canadian Memorandum of Understanding on truck weights and dimensions, there is reference to three kinds of “road trains”: A train, B train and C train. Whilst I know what the first …

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    Q:; What New Year’s resolutions should the trucking industry make ?

    January 1, 2000 12:00AM by John Curran

    REDCLIFF, Alta. – This is traditionally the time of year to set goals for personal improvement for the coming year.As an industry, the Canadian trucking community enjoyed a successful 1999 on the whol…