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Aug 15, 2017, 13:41 ET Trucking Industry Asked To Rank Top Concerns

The American Transportation Research Institute, the trucking industry's not-for-profit research organization, today launched the 2017 Top Industry...


Aug 09, 2017, 16:32 ET Multiple Driver Characteristics Have Potential to Identify Safe, Younger Drivers

The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) today released the phase one findings of research investigating the potential for developing...


Jul 12, 2017, 15:18 ET ATRI Updates Compendium Of Sustainable Freight Practices

The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) has updated the compendium of sustainable freight practices on its website, atri-online.org....


May 31, 2017, 15:20 ET ATRI Seeks For-Hire Motor Carrier Operational Cost Data

The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) today issued a data call for the annual update to its Operational Costs of Trucking report....


Mar 29, 2017, 16:02 ET ATRI Launches Online Driver Survey On Key Industry Issues

The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) today launched an online data collection to solicit commercial driver perspectives on a...


Jan 25, 2017, 06:30 ET Spaghetti Junction Tops List of Worst Truck Bottlenecks for Second Year in a Row

The American Transportation Research Institute today released its annual list highlighting the most congested bottlenecks for trucks in America,...


Jan 25, 2017, 06:30 ET Connecticut Makes List of Nation's Top Truck Bottlenecks

The American Transportation Research Institute today released its annual list highlighting the most congested bottlenecks for trucks in America,...


Jan 25, 2017, 06:30 ET California Home to Seven of the Nation's Top Truck Bottlenecks

The American Transportation Research Institute today released its annual list highlighting the most congested bottlenecks for trucks in America,...


Jan 25, 2017, 06:30 ET Washington State Home to Nine of the Nation's Worst Truck Bottlenecks

The American Transportation Research Institute today released its annual list highlighting the most congested bottlenecks for trucks in...


Jan 25, 2017, 06:30 ET Ohio Makes List of Top Congestion Chokepoints

The American Transportation Research Institute today released its annual list highlighting the most congested bottlenecks for trucks in America,...


Jan 25, 2017, 06:30 ET Texas Leads the Nation for the Most Truck Bottlenecks

The American Transportation Research Institute today released its annual list highlighting the most congested bottlenecks for trucks in America,...


Jan 25, 2017, 06:30 ET Pennsylvania Makes Annual List of Top Truck Congestion Locations

The American Transportation Research Institute today released its annual list highlighting the most congested bottlenecks for trucks in America,...


Jan 25, 2017, 06:30 ET Twin Cities Home to Four of the Nation's Worst Truck Bottlenecks

The American Transportation Research Institute today released its annual list highlighting the most congested bottlenecks for trucks in America,...


Jan 25, 2017, 06:30 ET Tennessee Home to Four Congestion Chokepoints on National List

The American Transportation Research Institute today released its annual list highlighting the most congested bottlenecks for trucks in America,...


Jan 25, 2017, 06:30 ET New York Home to Five of the Nation's Worst Truck Bottlenecks

The American Transportation Research Institute today released its annual list highlighting the most congested bottlenecks for trucks in...


Jan 25, 2017, 06:25 ET ATRI Releases Annual List Of Top 100 Truck Bottlenecks

The American Transportation Research Institute today released its annual list highlighting the most congested bottlenecks for trucks in America....


Dec 20, 2016, 14:16 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...


Dec 13, 2016, 11:18 ET ATRI Parking Diaries Give Voice To Driver Struggles Finding Truck Parking

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


Nov 15, 2016, 16:04 ET New Research from ATRI Identifies Autonomous Vehicle Impacts on Trucking Industry

The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) today released its report identifying potential impacts of autonomous vehicle technology on...


Oct 17, 2016, 10:42 ET ATRI Releases Findings On Fleet Fuel Economy and Fuel Usage

The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI), in conjunction with the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute (UMTRI) and...


Oct 12, 2016, 12:49 ET Trucking Industry CEOs Appointed To ATRI Board Of Directors

The American Transportation Research Institute today announced the appointment of several trucking industry CEOs to its Board of Directors. The...


Oct 03, 2016, 10:24 ET Mandated Use Of Electronic Logging Devices Tops The List Of Concerns In Annual Trucking Industry Survey

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


Sep 26, 2016, 11:44 ET Trucking Industry's Operational Costs Decline in 2015 Driven by Fuel Prices

The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) today released the findings of its 2016 update to An Analysis of the Operational Costs of...


Sep 14, 2016, 12:24 ET ATRI and Mayo Clinic Launch Joint Survey to Examine Driver Medical Exam Process

The American Transportation Research Institute and Mayo Clinic today launched a set of surveys designed to solicit motor carrier and commercial...


Aug 09, 2016, 16:04 ET ICM - Strategies To Fight Traffic Congestion

 Earlier this year ATRI's research quantified the cost of congestion to the trucking industry at $49.6 billion in 2014.  One of the ways...