Utah Transit Authority Boosts Productivity With Mobile Maintenance App

DSI

Utah Transit Authority (UTA) provides a public mass transportation system that includes a fleet of over a thousand vehicles from buses to locomotives covering a 1,600 square mile service area. Data integrity is crucial to meeting regulatory requirements and safely getting Utah residents from point A to point B on time. Transit Agency Streamlines Operations With Digital Supply Chain Platform.

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FreightWaves Classics: Fallen Flags – Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad (Part 1)

The Supply Chain Journal

The Rio Grande’s management decided not to continue laying track toward Utah; instead they opted for a more southerly route. A month later, on December 19th, the railroad arrived at the state line but could not build any further until corporate charters were received to enter Utah.

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Supply Chain News on Which US States are Best for Manufacturing 2020

Supply Chain Digest

Utah Edges Out Usual Winner Indiana to Top the List, as SCDigest Turns Letter Grades into Numeric Score from Ball State Data

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School’s out of stock

The Supply Chain Journal

Utah sandstorm causes carnage. Utah Highway Patrol. RIP — A sandstorm in Utah on Sunday night led to a tragic series of accidents where eight people died in a 22-vehicle pileup. Welcome to the WHAT THE TRUCK?!? newsletter.

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JBS cyberattack: Livestock haulers feel brunt of plant shutdowns

The Supply Chain Journal

Truck driver Darwin Hershberger was preparing to transport cattle from Wyoming to Utah on Monday morning when the feedlot owner told him the load was canceled.

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US wants to reclaim critical rare earth supply chain

The Supply Chain Journal

The metal started in a mine in southern Georgia, then was shipped to a Utah processing plant and finally to a rare earth elements separation facility in Estonia. Chemours (NYSE: CC ), and is processed by Energy Fuels in Utah. On July 7, Energy Fuels Inc.

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An interview with Eric Engebretsen, Account Executive

Alloy

Eric is originally from Utah and a graduate of Brigham Young University in his home state. He relocated to San Francisco a few years ago to jumpstart his career in tech.

Technology enables new business opportunities

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

Royal Wholesale Electric is a distributor based in Salt Lake City, Utah, specialising in electrical components for use in automation and industrial applications

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Direct-to-consumer brand Misfits Market achieves unicorn status

The Supply Chain Journal

The company is now expanding west, setting up a West Coast headquarters in Utah and building a regional facility with plans to bring more than 2,000 jobs to the area within the next five years.

Kyrie Irving and Fleeting assist drivers on the rebound – WTT [newsletter]

The Supply Chain Journal

Fillmore, Utah, Volunteer Fire Department. Fire — Two truckers ended up in the hospital after their rig drove into a median while southbound on Interstate 15, according to Utah Highway Patrol Cpl. Welcome to the WHAT THE TRUCK?!? newsletter.

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6 Applications and Implications of Blockchain Technology in Transportation Management

GlobalTranz

He now lives in the Silicon Slopes of Utah with his wife. Let’s talk about Blockchain technology in transportation management. Blockchain tends to be synonymous with cryptocurrencies , but they aren’t equivalent. Rather, it powers cryptocurrencies through digital ledgers. These ledgers track assets, such as money, foodstuffs, and other products, recording them chronologically and distributing them democratically.

Severe storm threat keeps trucking through Plains this week

The Supply Chain Journal

Severe storms slammed the nation’s heartland over the weekend from Texas and New Mexico to Colorado, Utah and the Central Plains. Check out this baseball sized hail that fell in Snyder just a few moments ago! Picture from Brandi Garza.

Hot Shots: Fire train, dust storm, fierce flood

The Supply Chain Journal

A dust storm Sunday in Utah led to a major pileup, eight deaths and several critical injuries. We have updated our news release to reflect the latest number of fatalities in the Millard County: 7 [link] pic.twitter.com/4X1njhlW2Y — Utah Highway Patrol (@UTHighwayPatrol) July 26, 2021.

How Elementum Helps Minimize Damaged Shipments

Elementum

an interior design firm and online furniture and homewares store in Utah. I’m frequently hearing from supply chain leaders who want to make a bigger financial impact on their businesses, but they’re constrained by limited resources.

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How Elementum Helps Minimize Damaged Shipments

Elementum

an interior design firm and online furniture and homewares store in Utah. I’m frequently hearing from supply chain leaders who want to make a bigger financial impact on their businesses, but they’re constrained by limited resources.

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Hot Shots: Flying car, commemorative train, major floods and more

The Supply Chain Journal

Thunderstorms produced gully washers Tuesday in Utah’s Zion National Park in the southwestern part of the state. Utah's Zion National Park closed yesterday after it was hit by flash flooding. Most of Utah has been in a severe or exceptional drought since last September.

Green Is the New Black: Why Green Manufacturing & Sustainability Matter

GlobalTranz

As explained by the Utah Chronicle , the U.S. In a blog post earlier this year, we noted how since the election, more manufactures have expressed interest in reshoring and avoiding offshoring entirely. However, manufacturers are considering other ways of improving factories and supply chains as well. Across the U.S.

Rates have peaked, spending is slowing — does it matter?

The Supply Chain Journal

Nearly every market west of Utah saw relative capacity loosen this week, including the freight-heavy southern California markets. This week’s DHL Supply Chain Pricing Power Index: 70 (Carriers). Last week’s DHL Supply Chain Pricing Power Index: 70 (Carriers).

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Driverless Trucks: Heading Somewhere or Nowhere Quickly?

Talking Logistics

Today, there are 8 states in the country, including Nevada, California, Michigan, Florida, North Dakota, Tennessee, Utah, and Arizona that are allowing the testing of self-driving vehicles on certain roadways.”. Will there be a future for driverless trucks in logistics? Will that future arrive soon or many years from now, if ever?

Flood risk stays afloat amid Southwest monsoons

The Supply Chain Journal

The National Weather Service has flash flood watches in place across large portions of Arizona and New Mexico, as well as smaller sections of southeastern Utah and southern Colorado. Truckers will have to dodge monsoonal thunderstorms for another day in the Desert Southwest.

Supply Chain Design: Growing Scope, Community, and Collaboration

Talking Logistics

This trend was clearly evident at the recent LLamasoft SummerCon 2015 Conference in Park City, Utah, where more than 400 attendees — including executives from Land O’Lakes, Kellogg’s, Nike, Ryder, Hewlett Packard, SABMiller, DSW, Cardinal Health, and Wayfair — shared great case studies on their journey and experience with supply chain design.

Truckers facing severe storm risks across US

The Supply Chain Journal

Monsoonal rains may cause flooding problems in Arizona and southern Utah, with flash flood watches in place Tuesday and Wednesday. Heat and humidity are building up across several areas of the country, leading to good odds of truckers running into showers and thunderstorms.

Dangerous triple-digit heat wave continues across West

The Supply Chain Journal

Records could be tied or broken again Monday and Tuesday in many parts of Nevada and California, with records also possible in portions of Utah, northwestern Arizona, eastern Oregon and southern Idaho.

Hanjin, Hurricanes, Harvests May Boost Truckload Rates

DAT Solutions

Further West, Colorado, Utah, and Idaho all appear to be on track for onions and potatoes. The spot marketplace remains tame despite occasional surges that cause scattered rate hikes. Capacity finds those opportunities, and throughout 2016, spot markets have restored 'normalcy' without generating the ripple effects that typically drive contract rates higher. I’d advise shippers to not get complacent about transportation costs for the longer term, however.

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Heat wave scorching the West again

The Supply Chain Journal

The National Weather Service has excessive heat warnings posted across most of California, much of Utah, the western half of Arizona, southern and western Nevada, southern and eastern Oregon, as well as southern Idaho.

Stormy weekend ahead for truckers in Plains

The Supply Chain Journal

The risk of wildfires sparking and spreading will increase Friday in southwestern Colorado and southern Utah. The threat in Utah may linger into Saturday.

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Goods demand holding at high clip; carriers squeezing in spot market

The Supply Chain Journal

In a complete 180 from last week, nearly every market west of Utah saw capacity relatively tighten this week. This week’s DHL Supply Chain Pricing Power Index: 75 (Carriers). Last week’s DHL Supply Chain Pricing Power Index: 70 (Carriers) .

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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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Cold storage real estate market is hotter than ever

The Supply Chain Journal

cold storage facilities are mostly concentrated across California, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Nebraska, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah and Virginia. “A

Rates have peaked, spending is slowing — does it matter?

The Supply Chain Journal

Nearly every market west of Utah saw relative capacity loosen this week, including the freight-heavy southern California markets. This week’s DHL Supply Chain Pricing Power Index: 70 (Carriers). Last week’s DHL Supply Chain Pricing Power Index: 70 (Carriers).

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Malouf acquires 1 million sq ft distribution centre in Texas

EFT

Malouf warehouses total 3 million square feet and are located in Utah, Ohio, North Carolina and Texas. “We The building sits on 94 acres and features 54-foot ceilings and 160 dock doors. Combined, these features will help Malouf provide accurate and efficient order fulfillment and improve its vertical integration capabilities. . Prior to acquiring the property, this facility served as a distribution centre for Toys “R” Us.

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Alternatives to UPS and FedEx

The Logistics of Logistics

OnTrac , previously known as California Overnight, is headquartered in Chandler, AZ and serves California, Arizona, Nevada, Oregon, Washington, Utah, Colorado, and Idaho. Introduction. Although UPS and Fedex may seem like the best options due to their prevalence, it’s important to look into alternative small parcel carriers. These carriers may be able to provide greater flexibility at a similar or lower price.

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Alternatives to UPS and FedEx

The Logistics of Logistics

OnTrac , previously known as California Overnight, is headquartered in Chandler, AZ and serves California, Arizona, Nevada, Oregon, Washington, Utah, Colorado, and Idaho. Introduction. Although UPS and Fedex may seem like the best options due to their prevalence, it’s important to look into alternative small parcel carriers. These carriers may be able to provide greater flexibility at a similar or lower price.

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Alternatives to UPS and FedEx

The Logistics of Logistics

OnTrac , previously known as California Overnight, is headquartered in Chandler, AZ and serves California, Arizona, Nevada, Oregon, Washington, Utah, Colorado, and Idaho. Introduction. Although UPS and Fedex may seem like the best options due to their prevalence, it’s important to look into alternative small parcel carriers. These carriers may be able to provide greater flexibility at a similar or lower price.

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Overstock.com selects Kansas City for 517,000 sq ft distribution centre

EFT

The Utah-based eCommerce leader, founded in 1999, plans to start outbound delivery operations from the new KC facility in October 2018. Online home goods and furniture retailer Overstock.com, Inc. will open a distribution centre in Kansas City, Kansas. The new 517,000-square-foot operation, located at 5300 Kansas Avenue, will create more than 100 jobs within the next two years.