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July 30, 2014
Economy bounces back: GDP grew 4.0% in Q2

The real gross domestic product (GDP) of the U.S. grew at an annual rate of 4.0% in the second quarter, per the "advance" estimate released this morning by the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA).

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July 30, 2014
Daimler shows off vocational trucks



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July 30, 2014
Daimler Trucks North America's Vocational Truck Sales Rise
YOUNTVILLE, Calif. - Daimler Trucks North America said it is reaping returns in sales of heavy- and medium-duty vocational trucks based on the investments and planning that started during the depths of the recession.

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July 30, 2014
Natural gas option added for Freightliner severe-duty truck

NAPA, CA. Designed for mixer, crane and other severe-duty vocational applications, the Freightliner 114SD will be available with the Cummins Westport ISX12 G heavy-duty natural gas engine as a factory-installed option starting in 2015, according to Mary Aufdemberg, director of product marketing for Freightliner Trucks. The new NG offering “will provide our vocational customers with another green option for their toughest jobs,” she said at a press conference.

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July 30, 2014
Used Trucks = Big Business

So last week I dialed into a conference call arranged by Navistar to discuss its new “Diamond Renewed” reconditioned used truck program (you can read more about that here, with insight into the company’s broader strategy for rebuilding market share in U.S. here.)

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July 30, 2014
Ferro?s FMCSA focused on greater enforcement powers

As administrator of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), Anne Ferro championed some controversial initiatives: Reforming driver pay; extending accountability for compliance beyond drivers and motor carriers; and establishing greater authority and flexibility in penalizing and shutting down carriers for violations, for example.

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Company News

June 06, 2014 / TDI Nationwide
New Address for Atlanta Office

Our Atlanta Branch Office has moved.  Our new address is:

1280 Winchester Parkway
Suite 205
Smyrna, GA  30080
(855) 890-...

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May 23, 2014 / TDI Nationwide
CME Mandate effective May 21, 2014

The Dept of Transportation reminds commercial drivers that all physicals must now be performed by certified medical examiners, as mandated, beginning May 21, 2014.

To find a qualified health...

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April 24, 2014 / TDI Nationwide
Work Zone Safety Awareness

With the arrival of spring comes the beginning of construction season. 

The US Department of Transportation, American Trucking Association (ATA) and other transportation bodies are ...

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January 30, 2014 / TDI Nationwide
CDL Driver Self-Certification Deadline is Today

Today, January 30, 2014 is the deadline for CDL driver self-certification.  The FMCSA states that on or before January 30, 2014, all CDL holders must declare to their State Driver Licensing Ag...

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January 27, 2014 / TDI Nationwide
Hypothermia - The Symptoms May Surprise You

As our nation continues to experience one of its coldest winters to-date, people are at a higher risk of developing hypothermia.

How can we protect ourselves and what are the symptoms?

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