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
“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
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
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
“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
Loads leaving Canada to the United States jumped 52 percent
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
Cross-border load volumes for October averaged 69 percent of the
Loads leaving Canada to the United States vaulted 70 percent
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...