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Nov 18, 2015, 12:06 ET

ATRI Releases Annual List of Top Truck Freight Congestion Locations

The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) today released the latest findings of its annual truck bottleneck listing.  The 2015...

Nov 10, 2015, 11:52 ET

New ATRI Research Quantifies Impact Of Non-Preventable Crashes On CSA Scores

 The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) today released its latest CSA research, Assessing the Impact of Non-Preventable Crashes...

Oct 21, 2015, 14:56 ET
Derek Leathers appointed to ATRI board of directors

Derek Leathers appointed to ATRI board of directors

 Werner Enterprises President and Chief Operating Officer Derek J. Leathers has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the American...

Oct 18, 2015, 10:16 ET

Hours-of-Service Back For Third Year In A Row As Top Concern In Annual Trucking Industry Survey

The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI), the trucking industry's not-for-profit research institute, today unveiled its list of the...

Sep 29, 2015, 10:47 ET

ATRI Research Finds Industry's Operational Costs On The Rise Again

The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) today released the findings of its 2015 update to An Analysis of the Operational Costs of...

Sep 21, 2015, 11:10 ET

ATRI Research Examines Commercial Driver Views On Critical Truck Parking Issues

The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) today released the results of its Commercial Driver Perspectives on Truck Parking survey, the...

Aug 04, 2015, 11:28 ET

Trucking Industry Asked to Rank Top Concerns

The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI), the trucking industry's not-for-profit research organization, today launched the...

May 28, 2015, 09:31 ET

New Research Assesses Potential for Driver-Assistive Truck Platooning

The Phase One Final Report of the Driver-Assistive Truck Platooning (DATP) initiative was recently released by the research team.  The DATP...

Apr 29, 2015, 13:16 ET

ATRI Research Finds Truck Operations and Safety Have Been Impacted by 34-Hour Restart Provisions

The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) today released the results of a new analysis of the safety and operational impacts from the...

Apr 16, 2015, 17:48 ET

For-Hire Motor Carriers Asked to Participate in Operational Costs Survey

The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) today launched its annual data collection to update the 2014 Operational Costs of...

Apr 09, 2015, 19:50 ET

AmericanHort, Society of American Florists, Horticultural Research Institute and American Floral Endowment Statement in Response to Lowe's Position on Neonicotinoids

 As professional horticulturists, we grow trees, plants and flowers, and healthy trees, plants and flowers are critically important to healthy...

Mar 31, 2015, 16:24 ET

Over 800 Drivers Provide Input On Truck Parking Systems

The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) collected over 800 driver surveys on the topic of truck parking at last week's Mid-America...

Dec 17, 2014, 13:48 ET

ATRI Releases List Of Top Truck Freight Congestion Locations

The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) today released the findings of its 2014 Congestion Impact Analysis of Freight-Significant...

Dec 04, 2014, 11:07 ET

ATRI Research Documents Alarming Demographic Trends For The Trucking Industry

The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI), the trucking industry's not-for-profit research organization, today released a white paper...

Dec 02, 2014, 10:36 ET

ATRI Announces New Research Advisory Committee Members

The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) today released the names of those individuals appointed by the ATRI Board of Directors to...

Nov 04, 2014, 09:50 ET

ATRI Seeks Motor Carrier Input on Detention Time Impacts

The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI), the trucking industry's not-for-profit research organization, today launched a new data...

Oct 21, 2014, 12:55 ET

ATRI Research Identifies Top Ten States That Demonstrate Superior Safety And Enforcement Performance

The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI), the trucking industry's not-for-profit research organization, today released a follow-up...

Oct 20, 2014, 11:14 ET

Judy R. McReynolds Named ATRI Chairman

Judy R. McReynolds, President and Chief Executive Officer of ArcBest Corporation, has been named Chairman of the Board of the American...

Oct 06, 2014, 11:00 ET

Hours-Of-Service Rules Back As Top Concern In Annual Trucking Industry Survey

 The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI), the trucking industry's not-for-profit research institute, today unveiled its list of...

Sep 24, 2014, 15:07 ET
AIR Deeper Learning Study Infographic (PRNewsFoto/American Institutes for Research)

American Institutes for Research Study Finds Students Attending Deeper Learning High Schools Are More Likely to Graduate on Time

 A study released today by the American Institutes for Research (AIR) found high school students attending "deeper learning" schools are more...