Category Archives: Trucking

Heavy-Truck Orders Explode, Trucking Companies Struggle with “Capacity Crisis,” Truck Makers & Supply Chains are Inundated, Backlog is Ballooning

Heavy-Truck Orders Explode, Trucking Companies Struggle with “Capacity Crisis,” Truck Makers & Supply Chains are Inundated, Backlog is Ballooning, But it’s a Cyclical Business | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2018/07/06/class-8-heavy-truck-orders-2018/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comments: Trucking & Transportation, the life … Continue reading

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America’s trucker shortage could undermine economy

America’s trucker shortage could undermine economy http://www.savannahnow.com/news/20180628/americas-trucker-shortage-could-undermine-economy Re-posted from savanna know. Geoff Geoff Comments: Ergo, the big push for driverless long and short haulers… With the average age of Americans at 38 and climbing, finding sufficient numbers of career drivers will … Continue reading

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What’s Going On with Trucking and Rail?

What’s Going On with Trucking and Rail? | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2018/06/18/trucking-rail-freight-prices-boom-inflationary-concerns/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comments: As the Economy heats up, demand on national rail & trucking experience full capacity, causing inflationary pricing spikes…

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Heavy Truck Industry on Cloud 9, Shippers Face “Capacity Crisis”

Heavy Truck Industry on Cloud 9, Shippers Face “Capacity Crisis” | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2018/06/06/trucking-booms-class-8-truck-orders-soar-industry-grapples-with-capacity-crisis/ Re-posted from Wolf street. Geoff Geoff Comments: Big demand in transportation to bring goods from dock to market, insufficient workforce and hardware…

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Why millennials should start considering truck driving

Why millennials should start considering truck driving https://www.nbcnews.com/business/economy/why-millennials-should-start-considering-truck-driving-it-s-almost-n857301?cid=public-rss_20180318 Re-posted from NBC News. Geoff Geoff Comments: Seems like an ideal fit…

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American Truck Drivers Hit with Obama-Era Regulation as Trump Admin Fails to Delay Implementation

American Truck Drivers Hit with Obama-Era Regulation as Trump Admin Fails to Delay Implementation – Breitbart http://www.breitbart.com/big-government/2017/12/18/american-truck-drivers-hit-with-obama-era-regulation-as-trump-admin-fails-to-delay-implementation/ Re-posted from Breitbart. Geoff Geoff Comments: Yet, another way that President Obama used regulations to thwart President Trump’s ability to jump start the … Continue reading

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Labor Paradox: As Trump Fights For Jobs The Trucking Industry Struggles With ‘Yuge’ Labor Shortage

Labor Paradox: As Trump Fights For Jobs The Trucking Industry Struggles With ‘Yuge’ Labor Shortage | Zero Hedge http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-03-08/whats-driving-americas-tractor-trailer-driver-shortage Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff

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Heavy Truck Orders Plunge, Worst September since 2009

Heavy Truck Orders Plunge, Worst September since 2009 | Wolf Street http://wolfstreet.com/2016/10/05/heavy-truck-class-8-orders-plunge-worst-september-since-2009/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff

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Class 8 Truck Orders Plunge 39%; Large Truck Sales vs. Recessions

Class 8 Truck Orders Plunge 39%; Large Truck Sales vs. Recessions | MishTalk https://mishtalk.com/2016/05/05/class-8-truck-orders-plunge-39-large-truck-sales-vs-recessions/ Re-posted from MishTalk. Geoff

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Most difficult outlook for transportation since 2009

Most difficult outlook for transportation since 2009 – Business Insider http://www.businessinsider.com/most-difficult-outlook-for-transportation-since-2009-2016-1?utm_source=feedburner&amp%3Butm_medium=referral&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+businessinsider+%28Business+Insider%29&utm_content=FeedBurner+user+view Re-posted from Business Insider. Geoff

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