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  • 4/14/15 10:40 am EDT
    TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics Canadian Freight Index volumes for the first quarter of 2015 peaked in March surpassing February volumes by 13 percent and closing the first quarter on a high. Year-over-year load volumes, however, fell 23 percent compared to 2014. First quarter 2015 volumes mirrored total volumes in fourth quarter 2014 and were comparatively flat between quarters. Yet, first quarter volumes were down 20 percent compared to themore...
  • 3/12/15 10:08 am EDT
    TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics Canadian Freight Index volumes receded in February following last year’s unprecedented volumes, but remained higher than prior years. Even with a shortened month and fewer shipping days, February’s daily loads, taken as an average, were two percent higher than in January. Compared to the lofty highs reported in 2014, load volumes this February fell 20 percent year-over-year. Month-over-month volumes were downmore...
  • 3/2/15 12:07 pm EST
    NASHVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) has selected TransCore to deliver accurate financial accounting, comprehensive transaction processes and customer service operations for its E-ZPass Service Centers. “As we start the process to upgrade our tolling technology, it is also important for us to enhance our delivery of customer service,” said MassDOT Highway Administrator Frank DePaola. “This is a majormore...
  • 2/24/15 9:00 am EST
    NASHVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Arriyadh Development Authority (ADA) of Saudi Arabia has selected TransCore to design and implement an advanced traffic control system to improve the flow of traffic for the seven million people living in Riyadh. For this $100 million transportation project, TransCore will deploy its TransSuite® software solution to manage traffic signal operations at 350 of Riyadh’s busiest intersections. The system automatically adjustsmore...
  • 1/21/15 10:00 am EST
    TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics, Canada’s market leader in software solutions for the trucking industry, today launches its updated corporate website, whose home page now features monthly load volumes, as well as a demo of the freight matching load board showing current truck and load postings. “We are very excited to offer a refreshed site that allows both our existing customers and new visitors to better understand our completemore...
  • 1/13/15 8:00 am EST
    TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics Canadian Freight Index closed 2014 with unprecedented record highs for annual load volumes, trouncing 2013 annual load volumes by 33 percent. The year saw historic volumes for 10 months, the most since TransCore Link Logistics started recording data. The two months that did not set records, August and November, barely missed reaching all-time high volumes. Load volumes for fourth quarter 2014 were 20 percentmore...
  • 12/10/14 8:00 am EST
    TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics Canadian Freight Index fell in November, declining 11 percent from October. This drop was offset by two fewer shipping days and the U.S. Thanksgiving holiday. Year-over-year volumes were still impressive, growing 19 percent compared to November 2013. Cross-border load volumes for November averaged 70 percent of the total. Loads leaving Canada to the United States jumped 52 percent yearmore...
  • 11/12/14 8:30 am EST
    TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--While TransCore Link Logistics Canadian Freight Index was flat in October, increasing just one percent from September, year-over-year volumes continue to break records, jumping 21 percent compared to October 2013. Cross-border load volumes for October averaged 69 percent of the total. Loads leaving Canada to the United States vaulted 70 percent year-over-year. Loads into Canada improvedmore...
  • 10/20/14 7:31 am EDT
    TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics Canadian Freight Index picked up in September after two consecutive months of declining freight volumes. September saw increases across the board with month-over-month load volumes increasing five percent, and year-over-year volumes jumping 28 percent. September volumes were the highest ever recorded for any September in any year, surpassing the previous records set in 2005 and 2011 by six percent. Also, volumesmore...
  • 10/14/14 9:00 am EDT
    NASHVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Metropolitan Transportation Authority Bridges & Tunnels (MTA B&T) has selected TransCore to deploy the agency’s first All-Electronic Tolling (AET) system. This system will be implemented on the historic Henry Hudson Bridge. Built in 1936, the iconic bridge provides passage for more than 63,000 vehicles each day. The AET project is part of a three-year, $33 million MTA B&T bridge rehabilitation project to replace themore...
  • 10/7/14 8:00 am EDT
    NASHVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Metropolitan Transportation Commission’s (MTC’s) Bay Area Infrastructure Financing Authority (BAIFA) has selected TransCore® to develop, integrate, and maintain a network of express lanes providing Bay Area motorists with lower congestion alternatives. The competitively procured $54.6 million project will convert 90 miles of existing high occupancy vehicle (HOV) lanes into express lanes on I-680 from Dublin to Walnut Creek; I-880more...
  • 9/15/14 12:18 pm EDT
    NASHVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The International Bridge, Tunnel and Turnpike Association (IBTTA) awarded the Roads & Transport Authority (RTA) of Dubai the prestigious 2014 Toll Excellence Award in Technology for its expansion of the Salik Toll System. The award was presented Sept. 15th at IBTTA’s 82nd Annual Meeting in Austin, Texas. Already home to the world’s widest Open-Road tolling zone spanning seven lanes in a single direction, RTA’s objectives were tomore...