Knight-Swift improves OR on flat revenue despite challenges

Knight-Swift improves OR on flat revenue despite challenges

Knight-Swift’s revenues stabilized despite fewer trucks and shorter length of haul, and the two brands managed to increase their efficiency and improve operating ratios.

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Possibilities of artificial intelligence are limitless, and so are the things that could go wrong

Possibilities of artificial intelligence are limitless, and so are the things that could go wrong

As machines become more intelligent over time, it is important to look into how powerful the systems can get and the things that could go wrong under such circumstances.

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Mack announces electric refuse truck; Freightliner introduces new model

Mack announces electric refuse truck; Freightliner introduces new model

Mack Trucks said it will have a fully electric Mack LR refuse truck model with an integrated Mack electric drivetrain operating in North America in 2019 and Freightliner introduced the EconicSD low-entry, cab-over-engine waste collection truck.

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Covenant posts revenue increase, expects rates to climb in second quarter

Covenant posts revenue increase, expects rates to climb in second quarter

Covenant Transportation Group saw revenue and earnings increase and predicted that the second quarter presents an even bigger opportunity for the carrier.

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Truck tonnage down again in March as capacity constraints take hold

Truck tonnage down again in March as capacity constraints take hold

Truck tonnage fell for the second consecutive month despite generally solid economic conditions. Responses from survey data suggests that the freight is out there, but capacity is preventing tonnage growth

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