Bulk Transporter http://bulktransporter.com/rss.xml en Mack Trucks proclaims the all-new Mack Anthem was “Born Ready” http://bulktransporter.com/trucks/mack-trucks-proclaims-all-new-mack-anthem-was-born-ready <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Mack Trucks&rsquo; next-generation Anthem Class 8 highway truck carries the distinction of being launched with its own theme song.</p> <p>Up-and-coming country &amp; western singer Steve Moakler wrote his new song &ldquo;Born Ready,&rdquo; because he was inspired by what the Mack Trucks brand stands for. Moakler and his band played live during the Anthem debut September 13 in Allentown PA. Mack created a promotional video for &ldquo;Born Ready,&rdquo; which can be viewed at: <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O_7Q5vwQFjU" title="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O_7Q5vwQFjU">https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O_7Q5vwQFjU</a>. &nbsp;</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/trucks/mack-trucks-proclaims-all-new-mack-anthem-was-born-ready" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/trucks/mack-trucks-proclaims-all-new-mack-anthem-was-born-ready#comments Trucks News Wed, 20 Sep 2017 19:00:00 +0000 56561 at http://bulktransporter.com EROAD integrates with McLeod Software http://bulktransporter.com/technology/eroad-integrates-mcleod-software <div class="node-body article-body"><p>EROAD, a global technology provider of fleet management, electronic tax reporting and ELD compliance solutions for the transportation industry, today announced real-time truck location and driver&rsquo;s Hours of Service (HOS) data from its ELD solution will be integrated with McLeod Software transportation management system&rsquo;s LoadMaster Symphony Mobile Communications and Dispatch modules. With the integration, LoadMaster users can better manage driver availability, plan routes, and improve visibility into ETA of in-progress dispatches.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/technology/eroad-integrates-mcleod-software" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/technology/eroad-integrates-mcleod-software#comments Technology News Wed, 20 Sep 2017 15:49:00 +0000 56551 at http://bulktransporter.com KeepTruckin, McLeod Software simplify driver-dispatch relations http://bulktransporter.com/technology/keeptruckin-mcleod-software-simplify-driver-dispatch-relations <div class="node-body article-body"><p>KeepTruckin is now integrated with McLeod Software, an advanced transportation management software for carriers, brokers, and shippers.</p> <p>KeepTruckin&rsquo;s singular focus is to deliver the easiest to use and most reliable electronic logging device and fleet management system for trucking companies. With the #1 rated ELD system for iPhone and Android, KeepTruckin has established itself as a leading vendor in the industry.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/technology/keeptruckin-mcleod-software-simplify-driver-dispatch-relations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/technology/keeptruckin-mcleod-software-simplify-driver-dispatch-relations#comments Technology News Wed, 20 Sep 2017 15:47:00 +0000 56541 at http://bulktransporter.com Heil announces light weight 1611 foodgrade dry bulk trailer http://bulktransporter.com/cargo-tankstrailers/heil-announces-light-weight-1611-foodgrade-dry-bulk-trailer <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Heil Trailer recently unveiled its newest engineering enhancements to the industry&rsquo;s leading dry bulk trailer design.</p> <p>The 1611 Super Jet Dry Bulk trailer is a long-proven design in dry bulk efficiency, cleanliness, and ease of use for food and sanitary applications. For model year 2019, the company announced substantial upgrades and engineering innovations to the model, making it the lightest foodgrade clean-bore dry bulk trailer in the industry.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/cargo-tankstrailers/heil-announces-light-weight-1611-foodgrade-dry-bulk-trailer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/cargo-tankstrailers/heil-announces-light-weight-1611-foodgrade-dry-bulk-trailer#comments Cargo Tanks/Trailers News Wed, 20 Sep 2017 15:44:00 +0000 56531 at http://bulktransporter.com Scully Connect overfill prevention sensor connection system launched in North America, UK http://bulktransporter.com/cargo-tankstrailers/scully-connect-overfill-prevention-sensor-connection-system-launched-north-ameri <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Scully Signal Company has introduced Scully Connect to the North American and UK markets with a well-received response from customers. The patented Scully Connect Overfill Prevention System includes many time-saving and field-reliability features that bring a new standard of quality to the industry, according to Scully officials.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/cargo-tankstrailers/scully-connect-overfill-prevention-sensor-connection-system-launched-north-ameri" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/cargo-tankstrailers/scully-connect-overfill-prevention-sensor-connection-system-launched-north-ameri#comments Cargo Tanks/Trailers News Wed, 20 Sep 2017 15:42:00 +0000 56521 at http://bulktransporter.com Koch Supply & Trading Mexico, Vopak bringing first imports of ULSD to Mexican Market http://bulktransporter.com/transloading/koch-supply-trading-mexico-vopak-bringing-first-imports-ulsd-mexican-market <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Koch Supply &amp; Trading Mexico is importing its first cargo of ultra-low sulfur diesel (ULSD) into Mexico through the Port of Veracruz.</p> <p>The product was supplied via Koch&rsquo;s US export system and will be delivered through a multi-year services agreement with the newly revamped Veracruz facility owned and operated by Vopak Mexico who has obtained the first regulatory authorization for an independent party to store and handle petroleum liquids.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/transloading/koch-supply-trading-mexico-vopak-bringing-first-imports-ulsd-mexican-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/transloading/koch-supply-trading-mexico-vopak-bringing-first-imports-ulsd-mexican-market#comments Transloading News Wed, 20 Sep 2017 15:40:00 +0000 56511 at http://bulktransporter.com Interest in electric powered trucks and tractors accelerated by GHG-2, SuperTruck II http://bulktransporter.com/green-trends/interest-electric-powered-trucks-and-tractors-accelerated-ghg-2-supertruck-ii <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Following a quarter heavily focused on automated manual transmissions, the attention in Q3&rsquo;2017 has been directed to electric power, as noted in the NA On-highway CV Engine Outlook, by Americas Commercial Transportation (ACT) Research and Rhein Associates.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/green-trends/interest-electric-powered-trucks-and-tractors-accelerated-ghg-2-supertruck-ii" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/green-trends/interest-electric-powered-trucks-and-tractors-accelerated-ghg-2-supertruck-ii#comments Trucks Green Trends News Wed, 20 Sep 2017 14:53:00 +0000 56501 at http://bulktransporter.com North America Class 8 build plan rises in August, moderates for medium duty http://bulktransporter.com/trends/north-america-class-8-build-plan-rises-august-moderates-medium-duty <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Fifty-nine percent of August&rsquo;s North American Class 8 orders are scheduled for build this year, and the fill rates are generally in line with historical averages.</p> <p>&ldquo;Based on the build plans, Q4 was filled to 62% versus a historical fill rate of 69%,&rdquo; said Tim Denoyer, ACT Research&rsquo;s vice-president and senior analyst. &ldquo;For Q1, the August-ending build plan fill was 29%, just ahead of the 27% fill rate average of the past 10 years.&rdquo;</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/trends/north-america-class-8-build-plan-rises-august-moderates-medium-duty" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/trends/north-america-class-8-build-plan-rises-august-moderates-medium-duty#comments Trends News Wed, 20 Sep 2017 14:51:00 +0000 56491 at http://bulktransporter.com K-Limited’s Candi Coate named 2016 Ohio Trucking Association Safety Professional of the Year http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/k-limited-s-candi-coate-named-2016-ohio-trucking-association-safety-professional-year <div class="node-body article-body"><p>K-Limited Carrier, Ltd announced that Candi Coate, vice-president, safety &amp; regulatory compliance, was selected to receive the 2016 Ohio Trucking Association Safety Professional of the Year Award. She was honored at the annual conference on September 19 in Dayton OH.</p> <p>Coate has been responsible for all things safety and regulatory for more than four years at K-Limited--implementing a comprehensive train-the-trainer program, revitalizing driver orientation for incoming drivers and improving driver turnover rate.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/k-limited-s-candi-coate-named-2016-ohio-trucking-association-safety-professional-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/k-limited-s-candi-coate-named-2016-ohio-trucking-association-safety-professional-year#comments Tank Fleets News Wed, 20 Sep 2017 14:48:00 +0000 56481 at http://bulktransporter.com ATA Truck Tonnage Index jumps 7.1% in August http://bulktransporter.com/trends/ata-truck-tonnage-index-jumps-71-august <div class="node-body article-body"><p>American Trucking Associations&rsquo; advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index jumped 7.1% in August, following a 0.5% gain during July. In August, the index equaled 149 (2000=100), up from 139.1 in July.</p> <p>Compared with August 2016, the SA index surged 8.2%. In July, the index rose 2.7% on a year-over-year basis. Year-to-date, compared with the same eight months in 2016, the index is up 2.1%.</p> <p>As part of this report, ATA also revised its July increase in the index upward to a 0.5% gain from the previously reported 0.1% increase.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/trends/ata-truck-tonnage-index-jumps-71-august" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/trends/ata-truck-tonnage-index-jumps-71-august#comments Trends News Wed, 20 Sep 2017 14:45:00 +0000 56471 at http://bulktransporter.com Dixon Valve & Coupling adds cryogenics training http://bulktransporter.com/cargo-tankstrailers/dixon-valve-coupling-adds-cryogenics-training <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Dixon Valve &amp; Coupling Company, a worldwide manufacturer and supplier of hose fittings and accessories, is very active in the field of liquefied natural gas (LNG) shipping and transport. As part of its commitment to the field, Dixon is now providing cryogenics training.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/cargo-tankstrailers/dixon-valve-coupling-adds-cryogenics-training" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/cargo-tankstrailers/dixon-valve-coupling-adds-cryogenics-training#comments Cargo Tanks/Trailers News Wed, 20 Sep 2017 14:23:00 +0000 56461 at http://bulktransporter.com A&R Logistics raises driver pay by up to 10% http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/ar-logistics-raises-driver-pay-10 <div class="node-body article-body"><p>A&amp;R Logistics Inc announced it has increased driver pay effective October 1. Company drivers will be able to earn up to an additional 10% per loaded mile.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/ar-logistics-raises-driver-pay-10" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/ar-logistics-raises-driver-pay-10#comments Tank Fleets News Wed, 20 Sep 2017 14:21:00 +0000 56451 at http://bulktransporter.com Port Canaveral FL resumes operations with restrictions http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/port-canaveral-fl-resumes-operations-restrictions <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Efforts are well underway at Port Canaveral FL to resume normal operations. As of noon September 12, the US Coast Guard Captain of the Port (COTP) approved restricted commercial vessel transit through Port Canaveral to allow the Port to support the arrival of critical fuel supplies destined for Florida consumers, and to receive cruise ships that were diverted from Port Canaveral prior to the arrival of Hurricane Irma.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/port-canaveral-fl-resumes-operations-restrictions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/port-canaveral-fl-resumes-operations-restrictions#comments Tank Fleets Transloading News Wed, 13 Sep 2017 01:57:00 +0000 56441 at http://bulktransporter.com FMCSA issues Emergency Declaration ahead of Hurricane Irma http://bulktransporter.com/regulations/fmcsa-issues-emergency-declaration-ahead-hurricane-irma <div class="node-body article-body"><p>As it did for Hurricane Harvey, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration issued a Regional Emergency Declaration as Hurricane Irma was nearing the coast of Florida. The declaration covers Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico and the territory of the US Virgin Islands.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/regulations/fmcsa-issues-emergency-declaration-ahead-hurricane-irma" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/regulations/fmcsa-issues-emergency-declaration-ahead-hurricane-irma#comments Regulations News Wed, 13 Sep 2017 01:00:00 +0000 56431 at http://bulktransporter.com ATA applauds rejection of effort to delay ELD implementation http://bulktransporter.com/regulations/ata-applauds-rejection-effort-delay-eld-implementation <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The American Trucking Associations thanked the House of Representatives for rejecting an 11th hour effort to delay implementation of the electronic logging device mandate, slated for December.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/regulations/ata-applauds-rejection-effort-delay-eld-implementation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/regulations/ata-applauds-rejection-effort-delay-eld-implementation#comments Regulations News Wed, 13 Sep 2017 00:57:00 +0000 56421 at http://bulktransporter.com Blackmer to exhibit at 30th World LPG Forum 2017 http://bulktransporter.com/cargo-tankstrailers/blackmer-exhibit-30th-world-lpg-forum-2017 <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Blackmer, part of PSG, a Dover company and a global leader in positive displacement, regenerative turbine and centrifugal pump, and reciprocating compressor technologies, will be exhibiting its market-leading pump and compressor products for use in the transport and handling of LPG and Autogas at the 30th World LPG Forum 2017.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/cargo-tankstrailers/blackmer-exhibit-30th-world-lpg-forum-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/cargo-tankstrailers/blackmer-exhibit-30th-world-lpg-forum-2017#comments Cargo Tanks/Trailers News Wed, 13 Sep 2017 00:55:00 +0000 56411 at http://bulktransporter.com Trucking industry recognizes 3.5 million professional truck drivers http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/trucking-industry-recognizes-35-million-professional-truck-drivers <div class="node-body article-body"><p>This past weekend, the American Trucking Associations kicked off the weeklong celebration of the trucking industry&rsquo;s 3.5 million professional truck drivers by formally announcing the start of National Truck Driver Appreciation Week, which runs from September 11-16.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/trucking-industry-recognizes-35-million-professional-truck-drivers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/trucking-industry-recognizes-35-million-professional-truck-drivers#comments Tank Fleets News Wed, 13 Sep 2017 00:51:00 +0000 56401 at http://bulktransporter.com TMAF applauds truck drivers with #ThankATrucker campaign http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/tmaf-applauds-truck-drivers-thankatrucker-campaign <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Trucking Moves America Forward (TMAF) honors America&rsquo;s professional truck drivers this year with an education and marketing campaign comprised of messages of gratitude for their service.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/tmaf-applauds-truck-drivers-thankatrucker-campaign" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/tmaf-applauds-truck-drivers-thankatrucker-campaign#comments Tank Fleets News Wed, 13 Sep 2017 00:49:00 +0000 56391 at http://bulktransporter.com NTTC honors tank truck drivers during National Truck Driver Appreciation Week: September 10-16 http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/nttc-honors-tank-truck-drivers-during-national-truck-driver-appreciation-week-september- <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Speaking on behalf of National Tank Truck Carriers members, NTTC Chairman Lee Miller and NTTC President Daniel R Furth said: &ldquo;We extend our respect and gratitude to the many professional tank truck drivers that serve our unique industry as we mark the beginning of the 2017 National Truck Driver Appreciation Week.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/nttc-honors-tank-truck-drivers-during-national-truck-driver-appreciation-week-september-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/nttc-honors-tank-truck-drivers-during-national-truck-driver-appreciation-week-september-#comments Tank Fleets News Wed, 13 Sep 2017 00:09:00 +0000 56381 at http://bulktransporter.com SuperTruck II project now includes Kenworth T680 with PACCAR MX engine http://bulktransporter.com/green-trends/supertruck-ii-project-now-includes-kenworth-t680-paccar-mx-engine <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Kenworth will collaborate closely with the PACCAR Technical Center and DAF Trucks NV, a subsidiary of PACCAR, to develop important advancements in Class 8 truck aerodynamics, engine, and powertrain efficiencies with $8 million in year-one funding provided by the Vehicle Technologies Office of US Department of Energy (DOE) SuperTruck II program. Other partners include Eaton, National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), Mississippi State University, and AVL.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/green-trends/supertruck-ii-project-now-includes-kenworth-t680-paccar-mx-engine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/green-trends/supertruck-ii-project-now-includes-kenworth-t680-paccar-mx-engine#comments Trucks Green Trends News Wed, 13 Sep 2017 00:05:00 +0000 56371 at http://bulktransporter.com Eaton partners with Geotab to bolster uptime support with IntelliConnect http://bulktransporter.com/technology/eaton-partners-geotab-bolster-uptime-support-intelliconnect <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Eaton has added a host of features to its IntelliConnect suite of connected solutions to help fleet customers reduce truck-down situations and better prepare for preventative maintenance.</p> <p>IntelliConnect gives fleets advanced notice that a vehicle may be having an issue, and the new features are now available on the Geotab Marketplace as an integrated solution to help fleets better manage their assets.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/technology/eaton-partners-geotab-bolster-uptime-support-intelliconnect" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/technology/eaton-partners-geotab-bolster-uptime-support-intelliconnect#comments Technology News Wed, 13 Sep 2017 00:02:00 +0000 56361 at http://bulktransporter.com Bendix outlines reconditioning procedures of air brake systems on flood damaged trucks, trailers http://bulktransporter.com/trucks/bendix-outlines-reconditioning-procedures-air-brake-systems-flood-damaged-trucks-trailers <div class="node-body article-body"><p>In countless ways, this hurricane season&rsquo;s extensive and severe flooding has been devastating for people and property. With truck drivers and the trucking industry so vital to the recovery and rebuilding efforts in these areas, it&rsquo;s important to follow the right procedures in servicing tractors and trailers that were exposed to floodwaters.</p> <p>Bendix offers the following insights on inspecting and--where possible--reconditioning air brake and wheel-end components that have been submerged in flood waters.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/trucks/bendix-outlines-reconditioning-procedures-air-brake-systems-flood-damaged-trucks-trailers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/trucks/bendix-outlines-reconditioning-procedures-air-brake-systems-flood-damaged-trucks-trailers#comments Cargo Tanks/Trailers Trucks News Tue, 12 Sep 2017 23:57:00 +0000 56351 at http://bulktransporter.com International announces enhanced LoneStar during National Truck Driver Appreciation Week http://bulktransporter.com/trucks/international-announces-enhanced-lonestar-during-national-truck-driver-appreciation-week <div class="node-body article-body"><p>International Truck announced major enhancements to the International LoneStar truck during National Truck Driver Appreciation Week&mdash;a flagship truck that combines bold styling and best-in-class driver features with a number of uptime and safety enhancements.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/trucks/international-announces-enhanced-lonestar-during-national-truck-driver-appreciation-week" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/trucks/international-announces-enhanced-lonestar-during-national-truck-driver-appreciation-week#comments Trucks News Tue, 12 Sep 2017 23:53:00 +0000 56341 at http://bulktransporter.com GE sells rest of stake in Penske Truck Leasing http://bulktransporter.com/trucks/ge-sells-rest-stake-penske-truck-leasing <div class="node-body article-body"><p>GE announced it has sold its remaining 15.5% equity stake in Penske Truck Leasing Co LP to Penske Automotive Group, Inc and MBK USA Commercial Vehicles Inc, a subsidiary of Mitsui &amp; Co Ltd. Total proceeds are approximately $674 million--with Penske buying approximately 35% of the stake and MBK buying 65% of the stake.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/trucks/ge-sells-rest-stake-penske-truck-leasing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/trucks/ge-sells-rest-stake-penske-truck-leasing#comments Trucks News Tue, 12 Sep 2017 23:50:00 +0000 56331 at http://bulktransporter.com Arrows Up, SamSand to launch bulk material transport network for oil & gas operators http://bulktransporter.com/transloading/arrows-samsand-launch-bulk-material-transport-network-oil-gas-operators <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Arrows Up LLC, the bulk material transport solution affiliate of OmniTRAX Inc announced an agreement with SamSand, a mining operation in Garland City AR. The companies are building a unique mine-to-well/hub and spoke network that will move frac sand to several oil and gas operators in Northern Louisiana faster and at a lower cost.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/transloading/arrows-samsand-launch-bulk-material-transport-network-oil-gas-operators" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/transloading/arrows-samsand-launch-bulk-material-transport-network-oil-gas-operators#comments Transloading News Wed, 06 Sep 2017 15:02:00 +0000 56311 at http://bulktransporter.com Enterprise resumes service at substantially all major assets impacted by Harvey http://bulktransporter.com/transloading/enterprise-resumes-service-substantially-all-major-assets-impacted-harvey <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Enterprise Products Partners LP announced September 5 that significant progress had been made in restoring service at substantially all of its major assets impacted by Hurricane Harvey.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/transloading/enterprise-resumes-service-substantially-all-major-assets-impacted-harvey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/transloading/enterprise-resumes-service-substantially-all-major-assets-impacted-harvey#comments Transloading News Wed, 06 Sep 2017 15:00:00 +0000 56301 at http://bulktransporter.com ExxonMobil’s Baytown TX restart efforts continue; fuel terminals coming back online http://bulktransporter.com/transloading/exxonmobil-s-baytown-tx-restart-efforts-continue-fuel-terminals-coming-back-online <div class="node-body article-body"><p>ExxonMobil said on September 5 that facility assessments and restart activities continue at its Baytown TX refinery, and that it has made significant progress in restarting chemical production, pipelines, and other logistical infrastructure in the Houston TX area.</p> <p>The company&rsquo;s fuel terminals in Houston are open and supplying gasoline and diesel to customers. Offshore production platforms in the Gulf of Mexico are beginning to return to normal operations. Production units at the Beaumont refinery remain shutdown due to flooding in the lower level of the refinery.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/transloading/exxonmobil-s-baytown-tx-restart-efforts-continue-fuel-terminals-coming-back-online" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/transloading/exxonmobil-s-baytown-tx-restart-efforts-continue-fuel-terminals-coming-back-online#comments Transloading News Wed, 06 Sep 2017 14:56:00 +0000 56291 at http://bulktransporter.com KCS, Bulkmatic building Mexico unit-train terminal to handle imports of US refined fuels http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/kcs-bulkmatic-building-mexico-unit-train-terminal-handle-imports-us-refined-fuels <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Kansas City Southern (KCS) railroad and Bulkmatic Transport Company announced a memorandum of understanding on August 30 to form a 50/50 joint venture investment that will facilitate and expand the exportation of liquid fuels from the United States to Mexico.&nbsp;</p> <p>The project will include the construction of a unit-train liquid fuels terminal located in Salinas Victoria near Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. The facility will be served by Kansas City Southern de Mexico SA de CV (KCSM).</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/kcs-bulkmatic-building-mexico-unit-train-terminal-handle-imports-us-refined-fuels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/kcs-bulkmatic-building-mexico-unit-train-terminal-handle-imports-us-refined-fuels#comments Tank Fleets Transloading News Wed, 06 Sep 2017 14:52:00 +0000 56281 at http://bulktransporter.com NTTC announces name change for fleet safety program http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/nttc-announces-name-change-fleet-safety-program <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The Executive Committee of National Tank Truck Carriers (NTTC) announced a significant name change to its 69-year-old carrier safety award program to better quantify the safety achievement of its two carrier champions. Each year at its Annual Convention, NTTC recognizes two carriers as the best-in-class safety operators who receive coveted Heil Trophies.&nbsp;</p> <p>The two carriers will now be known as North American Safety Champions which befits the scope of competition and level of achievement, according to NTTC officials.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/nttc-announces-name-change-fleet-safety-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/nttc-announces-name-change-fleet-safety-program#comments Tank Fleets News Wed, 06 Sep 2017 14:49:00 +0000 56271 at http://bulktransporter.com Wabash National’s Beall operation achieves ISO 14001:2004 certification http://bulktransporter.com/cargo-tankstrailers/wabash-national-s-beall-operation-achieves-iso-140012004-certification <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Wabash National Corporation, a diversified industrial manufacturer and North America&rsquo;s leading producer of semi-trailers and liquid transportation systems, has received certification of the ISO 14001:2004 registration at its Portland OR operation.</p> <p>The Portland operation manufactures Beall brand petroleum and dry bulk tank trailers. This is the Portland facility&rsquo;s first ISO certification. The ISO 14001:2004 standard, published by the International Organization for Standardization, is an international reference for environmental management requirements.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/cargo-tankstrailers/wabash-national-s-beall-operation-achieves-iso-140012004-certification" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/cargo-tankstrailers/wabash-national-s-beall-operation-achieves-iso-140012004-certification#comments Cargo Tanks/Trailers News Wed, 06 Sep 2017 14:47:00 +0000 56261 at http://bulktransporter.com