RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – Joe McAleese, president and CEO of Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems, has been elected 2008 chairman of the Heavy Duty Manufacturers Association (HDMA) Board of Directors.
TORONTO — Exclusively at Truck World in Toronto this coming April, Stephen Russell, CEO of North American truckload giant Celadon Group Inc., will be speaking to a room full of Canadian trucking execs and managers.
MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — Raymond Anctil, a familiar face working for years with the Private Motor Council of Canada has decided to retire. And says PMTC President Bruce Richards, humorously, “he won’t be talked out of it this time.”
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The California Trucking Association is reminding truckers who haul into the Golden State that as of January 1, sleeper berth tractors will no longer be allowed to idle when drivers are resting or sleeping.
WASHINGTON — There will be no changes to the 11-hour drive time and 34-hour restart provisions in the U.S. federal hours-of-service rule — not if the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration gets the final say.
WASHINGTON — The U.S. National Transportation Safety Board says its sister agency governing commercial trucks should rethink its proposal to mandate electronic on-board recorders (EOBRs) only for “repeat violators” of hours-of-service rules.