South Dakota waives hours of service to help petroleum resupply

The Supply Chain Journal

South Dakota has responded to the issue of a tight market for fuel tanker trucks by extending allowable hours of service for petroleum deliveries until Aug. Additionally, a spokesman for South Dakota Gov.

Feds award $275 million to ease truck congestion

The Supply Chain Journal

The South Dakota Department of Transportation was awarded $61.6 million to the North Dakota Department of Transportation to construct passing lanes along approximately 165 miles of two-lane U.S. 52 between Carrington and six miles north of Kenmare, North Dakota.

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Federal money earmarked for truck safety in FY21 tops $380M

The Supply Chain Journal

The South Dakota Department of Transportation received $2 million in HP grants, the most of any state. regulators announced on Wednesday $76. 2 million in grants aimed at preventing truck crashes, bringing safety funding allocated in FY21 to more than $380 million.

Flatbed Demand Surges in Oregon and South Dakota

DAT Solutions

South Dakota has also been a hot state for flatbeds lately, with lots of loads originating in the Rapid City market. Demand has declined for flatbeds in the East and South Central regions , partly due to reductions in the steel and energy industries, respectively. The Pacific Northwest continues to offer high load-to-truck ratios for flatbeds, as shown in this Hot States Map for the week of September 20-26.

South Dakota v. Wayfair: a brief update on “economic nexus” and how manufacturers should respond

Rootstock

Back in October, in “What Businesses Need to Know About the Supreme Court’s Wayfair Decision,” we took a look at what was happening in the wake of the Court’s June ruling that economic nexus was, under certain circumstances, enough to allow a state to collect sales tax from a company who had business transactions within that state’s borders, even if the company lacked a physical presence in the state. Manufacturing manufacturers sales tax economic nexus

Truckers facing severe storm threat in Midwest

The Supply Chain Journal

The main threat for severe storms Thursday stretches from South Dakota and Nebraska to Iowa, southern portions of Wisconsin and Minnesota, as well as northwestern Illinois. Interstate 29 from Watertown, South Dakota, to Omaha, Nebraska Interstate 35 from Minneapolis-St.

Truckers facing severe storm risks across US

The Supply Chain Journal

Gusty winds, large hail and a few isolated tornadoes could impact drivers on the Interstate 25 and 90 corridors from Billings, Montana, to northeastern Wyoming, far northern Nebraska and Rapid City, South Dakota.

Dangerous heat, humidity linger from Midwest to Gulf Coast

The Supply Chain Journal

It will feel like a sauna outside as the heat index exceeds 105 degrees Tuesday in more than a dozen states. The combination of high heat and oppressive humidity began reaching dangerous levels over the weekend, spreading from the Midwest to the Gulf Coast.

Severe storm threat keeps trucking through Plains this week

The Supply Chain Journal

Five tornadoes popped up Saturday through Sunday, touching down in Colorado, Texas and South Dakota. There’s an elevated risk of wildfires sparking and spreading in northeastern Montana and much of South Dakota.

Heyl Truck Lines buys regional carrier Holiday Express

The Supply Chain Journal

The more than 70-year-old company operates a hub-and-spoke network out of its terminals in Iowa, South Dakota, Texas, Florida and Okotoks, Alberta. Akron, Iowa-based carrier Heyl Truck Lines announced that it has acquired fellow family-owned carrier Holiday Express Corp.

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CVSA’s 2022 International Roadcheck Scheduled May 17-19 

Zipline Logistics

John Broers with the South Dakota Highway Patrol. . The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) has announced this year’s International Roadcheck Week dates to be May 17-19, 2022 with a focus on wheel ends. . International Roadcheck Week – A.K.A.

FRA, states develop 40-year plan to bolster Midwest passenger rail

The Supply Chain Journal

The 12 states studied during the plan’s creation were Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota and Wisconsin.

Missouri trucker charged in double homicide found dead of apparent suicide

The Supply Chain Journal

The 19-day manhunt for a Missouri truck driver, charged with strangling his former girlfriend and drowning her 11-year-old daughter, is over after he was found dead of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound late Wednesday in South Dakota.

BNSF clears sites in Texas and Montana for industrial development

The Supply Chain Journal

Among the other areas hosting at least one of BNSF’s 29 certified sites are Arizona, California, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma and South Dakota.

Canadian Pacific, CN argue which is better for grain shippers

The Supply Chain Journal

CP circulated a news release on Thursday that said it has the support of grain and other shippers across North Dakota, South Dakota and Minnesota.

Trends—January 2012

Inbound Logistics

Supply chain trends for 2012; update on transportation issues in California, Washington, Kentucky, and South Dakota; reverse logistics helps retailers generate customer goodwill and create demand; airport warehousing demand soars; FAA regulations limit pilot flight time; Coca-Cola extends its environmental stewardship; Trucking industry responds to Hours-of-Service legislation

Ohio transportation company, 3 trucking affiliates file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy

The Supply Chain Journal

Among the transportation company’s top unsecured creditors are its factoring company, CarrierNet Group Financial of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, owed nearly $208,000; First Financial Bank of Cincinnati, owed $179,000; and De Lage Landen of Wayne, Pennsylvania, owed nearly $25,000 for vehicle loans.

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2021 Shipper of Choice profile: 3M

The Supply Chain Journal

It added hundreds of workers and expanded the plant and production lines at its Aberdeen, South Dakota, facility, bringing production from 22 million to 95 million per month.

Florida to require e-commerce sellers to collect sales tax

The Supply Chain Journal

In South Dakota v. E-commerce companies selling products to Florida residents in the state will have to collect a 6% sales tax starting July 1. Ron DeSantis signed the bill into law earlier this week. The new tax is expected to raise $1 billion in new revenue.

Trends—January 2012

Inbound Logistics

Supply chain trends for 2012; update on transportation issues in California, Washington, Kentucky, and South Dakota; reverse logistics helps retailers generate customer goodwill and create demand; airport warehousing demand soars; FAA regulations limit pilot flight time; Coca-Cola extends its environmental stewardship; Trucking industry responds to Hours-of-Service legislation

Fire, drought and tight petroleum supplies spur more hours-of-service waivers

The Supply Chain Journal

In North Dakota , a 30-day waiver ordered by Gov. The latest map of North Dakota’s drought situation from the weekly National Drought Monitor. South Dakota already had a petroleum-related waiver in place. .

3 more states waive targeted hours-of-service rules for 30 days

The Supply Chain Journal

The steps by Minnesota, Wyoming and Iowa to declare a state of emergency as the basis for the waiver follow a recent decision by South Dakota to also implement a 30-day HOS waiver, with that state citing driver availability as well.

Scorching heat wave returning to Plains, South

The Supply Chain Journal

Oppressive heat and humidity will spread across parts of the Plains and the South over the next two days. In the western half of North Dakota, highs will reach the 90s Tuesday in Bismarck, Williston and Dickinson, with heat index levels up to 105 degrees. Deep South.

Flood threat lingers for truckers in Deep South

The Supply Chain Journal

It’s been a wet week across much of the Deep South and parts of the Gulf Coast, with more rain to come. Insights News Weather and Critical Events Deep South flash flooding rain road closures thunderstorms

Exclusive: Missouri trucker ‘snapped’ before killings, brother says

The Supply Chain Journal

8 in a hotel parking lot in South Dakota, a few hours after two homicide victims, identified as relatives of his ex-wife, were discovered in Miller County, Missouri, near the Lake of the Ozarks.

Stormy week ahead for truckers in Plains

The Supply Chain Journal

The threat for severe storms Wednesday stretches from the Texas Panhandle to western Iowa, southern South Dakota, as well as eastern parts of Wyoming, Colorado and New Mexico. Watch out for windy conditions Tuesday from the Dakotas into Minnesota.

The Best States to Buy a Car In!

Supply Chain Game Changer

At the same time, you can find some of the lowest car dealer fees in Oregon, New York, Minnesota, and South Dakota. Subscribe Here! Email Address. Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. The New Car Bait and Switch! A True Story!

Ocean carriers: Shipping reform act ‘doomed to fail’

The Supply Chain Journal

In addition to service issues, Johnson, a former state utility regulator in South Dakota, said he is also concerned about market concentration in the ocean carrier sector and the effect it can have on rates. “I’m

2 contracts in 2 weeks: XPO, Teamsters come to agreement in Trenton

The Supply Chain Journal

South Dakota waives hours of service rules to help petroleum resuppl y. The Teamsters union now has a second contract in place with XPO.

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Debt ratings review: Pilot remains ‘strong operator’

The Supply Chain Journal

South Dakota waives hours of service rules to help petroleum resuppl y. A review of Pilot Travel Center’s debt by the two largest debt rating agencies paint a picture of a company that is stable and in a strong position as the freight market continues to grow.

Appellate court overturns multi-million-dollar decision in driver poaching case

The Supply Chain Journal

The United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit (which oversees Arkansas, Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, and South Dakota) recently overturned a multi-million-dollar jury award in a case involving two major trucking companies.

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Trucking, labor haggle over driver work rules

The Supply Chain Journal

John Thune, R-South Dakota, to help short lines participate in RRIF loans, including streamlining the application process, extending the length of the loan terms and increasing flexibility on collateral requirements.

FreightWaves Haul of Fame: Red Owl had loyal employees and customers

The Supply Chain Journal

At that time, the company operated 441 stores in Michigan, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, and North and South Dakota. Red Owl was a grocery store chain headquartered in Hopkins, Minnesota, that operated in that state and the upper Midwest.

The Log Book: ‘Excellence’ earns veterans fully loaded Kenworths

The Supply Chain Journal

He later was an Army trainer at Penn State and an Army ROTC instructor in South Carolina before becoming a U.S. The Log Book is a weekly rundown of human-interest stories related to the transportation industry.

U.S. Political Discourse for Ocean Container Carrier Reform Meets Compromise

Supply Chain Matters

Senator John Thune of South Dakota , the Senate passed its own version of similar legislation that would limit the ability of carriers to levy arbitrary special fees. Last week , U.S.

FreightWaves Haul of Fame: Red Owl had loyal employees and customers

The Supply Chain Journal

At that time, the company operated 441 stores in Michigan, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, and North and South Dakota. Red Owl was a grocery store chain headquartered in Hopkins, Minnesota, that operated in that state and the upper Midwest.

FreightWaves Classics: Fallen Flags – Chicago & North Western Railway

The Supply Chain Journal

Most of the abandoned and sold lines were lightly used branch lines in Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, South Dakota and Wisconsin. The railroad also sold major trunk lines, such as the sale that helped build the Dakota, Minnesota and Eastern Railroad.

NASCES 2016: End-to-End Supply Chain Management Transformations

Kinaxis

The percentage of people with disabilities employed was highest in South Dakota (50.1 by Trevor Miles I was at the North American Supply Chain Executive Summit in Chicago earlier this week. I’m a pretty jaded conference goer, so it is difficult to please me, but I have to say that I was pleasantly surprised by the quality of the keynotes and sessions I attended. The general theme of the conference was about transformational change.

Thanksgiving 2018

Enterra Insights

Other states with significant turkey production include Michigan, Ohio, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Maryland, South Dakota, Utah, and California. As we sit down to Thanksgiving dinner, letting our eyes devour the feast ahead of the actual eating, one of the things for which we should be thankful is the supply chain that brought the bounty to the table. At the original Thanksgiving feast, the pickings were much slimmer and all ingredients were sourced locally.

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Severe weather causes freight rates to slip

DAT Solutions

The highways are open now, but there are still flood warnings in six states: Nebraska, parts of neighboring South Dakota, Iowa, and Minnesota, plus eastern Arizona and western Mississippi. Just as rates were about to turn around, they took another hit last week. Extreme weather closed highways and forced cancellations and delays. A huge snowstorm in Denver last week closed three interstate highways: I-25, I-70 and I-76.