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Trucking Industry Sees a Gain of 1,000 Jobs in September 2013

The domestic trucking industry was hit hard by our economic downturn – is there now a light at the end of the tunnel? The trucking industry is fundamentally tied to the economy – and not just the domestic economy. This is an industry that ebbs and flows based on the transportation needs of the world’s […]

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Trucking Jobs

Trucking Adds 2,000 Jobs in June

For-hire carriers added 2,000 payroll jobs in June, but that was coupled with a 2,600-job downward revision in initial May figures, according to the latest estimates released Friday, July 6, by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Payroll employment in trucking was up 0.15 percent over May and 3.1 percent over June 2011. Employment is up […]

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Wabash Vacuum Tanker

Wabash National Begins Production of Carbon Steel Vacuum Tankers adding 60 jobs

As it moves forward with diversification efforts, Wabash National Corp. on Friday announced that it will increase employment through production of its first carbon steel vacuum tanker, which is designed to transport bulk non-hazardous liquids. Primarily used in the oil and gas industry, the so-called vacuum tanker built in Lafayette weighs 16,750 pounds, which is […]

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