Transportation http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6644/more en US and Canada Both Gain from NAFTA http://www.industryweek.com/trade/us-and-canada-both-gain-nafta <div class="field-byline"> John Costanzo, President, Purolator International </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>NAFTA is helping both the U.S. and Canada remain globally competitive, which is especially important right now when American and Canadian commerce is being threatened by the manufacturing base in China.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/trade/us-and-canada-both-gain-nafta" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/trade/us-and-canada-both-gain-nafta#comments Logistics Public Policy Transportation Trade Global Economy Supply Chain The Latest Trump and Manufacturing Wed, 15 Mar 2017 19:50:00 +0000 605491 at http://www.industryweek.com A Tale of Two Suppliers http://www.industryweek.com/supplier-relationships/tale-two-suppliers <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>When an OEM offered supplier development assistance to two key suppliers, their responses were as different as day and night.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/supplier-relationships/tale-two-suppliers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/supplier-relationships/tale-two-suppliers#comments Ideaxchange Procurement Supplier Relationships Transportation Supply Chain The Latest Fri, 10 Mar 2017 20:47:00 +0000 600281 at http://www.industryweek.com Platooning Lets Trucks Get By With a Little Help from Their Friends http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/platooning-lets-trucks-get-little-help-their-friends <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The new system generates 4.5% fuel savings for the lead truck and 10% for the follow truck in a two-truck platoon, according to independent testing by the North American Council for Freight Efficiency.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/platooning-lets-trucks-get-little-help-their-friends" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/platooning-lets-trucks-get-little-help-their-friends#comments IndustryWeek Wire Material Handling & Logistics Transportation Innovation Operations The Latest Fri, 24 Feb 2017 18:34:00 +0000 579791 at http://www.industryweek.com Tesla Is Playing The Long Game http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/tesla-playing-long-game <div class="field-byline"> Martin Armstrong </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Tesla has been investing more and more in research and development over the last few years. In the fiscal year ending December 31, 2016, R&D spending hit 834.4 million U.S. dollars, continuing the clear upward trend.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/tesla-playing-long-game" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/tesla-playing-long-game#comments IndustryWeek Wire Statista Transportation Technology The Latest Thu, 23 Feb 2017 17:58:00 +0000 577821 at http://www.industryweek.com In Pictures: First Boeing 737-9 Noses Toward Rollout http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/pictures-first-boeing-737-9-noses-toward-rollout <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Boeing is close to unveiling the 737-9, the second member of its new CFM Leap-1B-powered MAX family. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/pictures-first-boeing-737-9-noses-toward-rollout" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/pictures-first-boeing-737-9-noses-toward-rollout#comments IndustryWeek Wire Aviation Week Transportation Technology The Latest Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:05:00 +0000 573971 at http://www.industryweek.com The Growth of the Autonomous Vehicle Market http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/growth-autonomous-vehicle-market <div class="field-byline"> GetOffRoad.com </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The autonomous car market is currently growing at an existential rate and many driverless vehicles are expected to be on our roads this year, and in large numbers. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/growth-autonomous-vehicle-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/growth-autonomous-vehicle-market#comments IndustryWeek Wire Transportation The Latest Tue, 07 Feb 2017 19:10:00 +0000 555831 at http://www.industryweek.com US Freight Railroads to Spend $22 Billion on Infrastructure in 2017 http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/us-freight-railroads-spend-22-billion-infrastructure-2017 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>U.S. freight railroads are projected to spend an estimated $22 billion to maintain and upgrade the nation’s private rail network in 2017.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/us-freight-railroads-spend-22-billion-infrastructure-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/us-freight-railroads-spend-22-billion-infrastructure-2017#comments IndustryWeek Wire Material Handling & Logistics Transportation Leadership The Latest Tue, 07 Feb 2017 16:42:00 +0000 554291 at http://www.industryweek.com Transportation Technology Wises Up http://www.industryweek.com/supply-chain/transportation-technology-wises <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Self-driving trucks, intelligent highways and freight-hauling apps are changing the way goods can be transported and delivered.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/supply-chain/transportation-technology-wises" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/supply-chain/transportation-technology-wises#comments Digital Tools Transportation Supply Chain Technology The Latest Fri, 03 Feb 2017 16:07:00 +0000 551091 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>Who&rsquo;s behind the wheel? Nobody, actually, as autonomous vehicle technology pilots an Anheuser-Busch truck along a Colorado interstate.</p> Anheuser-Busch Ford is Rolling Out a New Line of Auto Parts http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/ford-rolling-out-new-line-auto-parts <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Ford Motor Co.’s Customer Service Division is establishing a new brand for a line of replacement automotive parts that will be supplied to Ford dealers, allowing them to offer a new option to customers for Ford and non-Ford vehicles. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/ford-rolling-out-new-line-auto-parts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/ford-rolling-out-new-line-auto-parts#comments IndustryWeek Wire American Machinist Transportation The Latest Thu, 26 Jan 2017 19:06:00 +0000 535891 at http://www.industryweek.com Lockheed Promises to Meet F-35 Cost Targets http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/lockheed-promises-meet-f-35-cost-targets <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Lockheed Martin CEO Hewson indicated the group would meet the U.S. Department of Defense’s 6-7% target for cost-containment on the critical F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/lockheed-promises-meet-f-35-cost-targets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/lockheed-promises-meet-f-35-cost-targets#comments IndustryWeek Wire American Machinist Companies & Executives Transportation Global Economy The Latest Thu, 26 Jan 2017 19:00:00 +0000 537921 at http://www.industryweek.com