Nevada lawmakers propose $5 billion vehicle repair program

Nevada lawmakers have proposed a $5.5 billion state vehicle repair bill that includes $500 million for the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration to conduct a national survey to determine if the state’s new vehicle registration system is working properly.The Senate Transportation Committee voted 21-6 to move forward with the bill, which also would establish a …

How a Truck Crop Built a Billion-Dollar Industry

By John NolteApril 24, 2018, 5:16pmA new type of business is emerging: trucking companies using drones to deliver goods and people.The trucking industry is the largest consumer segment in the U.S. And the industry is set to continue to grow.The boom is the result of the UAV revolution.A drone is a small, lightweight aircraft that …

Why did a trucking company need to take off from Dublin airport for a service truck crane job?

A trucking service company needs to go to a location that has an airport to work, but it has to get to Dublin Airport first.The Dublin Airport Authority has said it needs to hire about 200 service truck operators to operate the airport’s crane, but there are a couple of companies that can do the …

New trucking company is moving trucks to new service areas

The New York Times reports the move is part of a broader push to expand services, as the U.S. grapples with the threat of a potential pandemic.The company that owns the trucking operations said in a statement the move to service new areas of the country will be “long-term” and is a “very important step …

Why the US military will stop selling military surplus gear

CATTLEFORD, Mich.(AP) The U.S. military will cease selling military gear to civilians after lawmakers and watchdog groups raised concerns that the government is selling off surplus military gear that may not be needed.The Pentagon says it is taking the move to reduce the risk of having to rely on contractors to provide military-grade equipment.Congress and …

When will the truck service stop?

Updated January 17, 2018 09:52:22 The trucks and service trucks will be gone by February 20 and the roads will reopen to all but the elite who are already there.The Queensland Government is in the process of reopening some major roads to all Queenslanders, including the north-east, east-west and north-west, but the trucks and services …