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May 6, 2022

The Price of Trucking

Roundup of recent transportation news, including: the upward price of diesel fuel, confronting human trafficking, and a huge, rolling battery.
April 29, 2022

Speed Limits & Trucks

You determine the best route, start the engine, and drive. In a perfect world, everybody obeys the speed limit. And there's the rub.
April 7, 2022

Supply Chain Imbalance

Part of this is from a drop in inventory, combined with the record cost of warehousing. As in: it's costing more money to keep less inventory.
March 11, 2022

Smoothing the Highway Ribbon

Among other things, those roads of politics and conflict lead directly to the roads on which our economy drives.
January 28, 2022

Bridging Infrastructure

Here's to infrastructure work always conducted more in a proactive way than a reactive way. As in: before the bridge collapses.
December 29, 2021

2021: Transport Roundup

What to make of 2021? In our NATCO world that's always informed by chaos, in many ways it's all been just another busy day at the office.
December 10, 2021

Rolling Through Trucking Numbers

From commercial drivers to bridges, this week we give you a grab-bag collection of statistics of the U.S. trucking industry.