NJBIZ - Transportation http://www.njbiz.com/section/transportation Transportation Transportation en-us Copyright 2014 NJBIZ Mon, 20 Oct 2014 20:00:26 EST Mon, 20 Oct 2014 20:00:26 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141020/NJBIZ01/141029970&source=RSS Elected officials back Hudson-Bergen Light Rail extension At the Exchange Place Light Rail Stop in Jersey City on Monday, city Mayor Steven Fulop and Englewood Mayor Frank Huttle were joined by Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto D-Secaucus in announcing their support for extending the Hudson-Bergen Light Rail northward into Bergen County. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:32:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141020/NJBIZ01/141029970&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141015/NJBIZ01/141019859&source=RSS Bill would put alternative-energy vehicle taxes toward Transportation Trust Fund As it stands now, electricity-, natural gas- and hydrogen-powered vehicles drive on the same roads as regular cars, but contribute to New Jersey's transportation maintenance and improvement almost none at all. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 11:51:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141015/NJBIZ01/141019859&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141013/NJBIZ01/141019921&source=RSS Building products manufacturer choose Fair Lawn-based company's transportation management system Fair Lawn-based transportation management systems company UltraShipTMS announced Monday that building products manufacturer Euramax International, Inc. , has chosen it to provide its logistics chain with transportation automation software with integrated private fleet management functionality. Mon, 13 Oct 2014 14:34:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141013/NJBIZ01/141019921&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141013/NJBIZ01/141019926&source=RSS GE paying 1.8B for helicopter leasing company Milestone Aviation Group, an Ohio- and Ireland-based helicopter lending company with offices in Colts Neck, will be acquired by GE Capital Aviation Services for 1. 775 billion, the companies announced Monday. Mon, 13 Oct 2014 13:14:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141013/NJBIZ01/141019926&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141013/NJBIZ01/310109994&source=RSS It's the trucking company ... that doesn't have any trucks Turning Ultra Logistics into a freight broker saved family business His father and grandfather both drove big rigs, but Nicholas Carretta only has a small plastic model of those earlier trucks that idles on his desk. Fri, 10 Oct 2014 12:02:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141013/NJBIZ01/310109994&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141013/NJBIZ01/310109996&source=RSS Pushing freight rail line funding Investment is critical to commerce, Sweeney says Politicians up and down the state are clamoring to come up with a fix to the state's wildly underfunded Transportation Trust Fund. Fri, 10 Oct 2014 11:37:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141013/NJBIZ01/310109996&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141013/NJBIZ01/310109999&source=RSS Latest trend Live in cities, but work in the suburbs Brent Jenkins has a long list of reasons to like Montclair, but here's one you might not expectThe opportunity it gives to companies whose employees can commute there by train &#8212 not from the state's western suburbs &#8212 but from Hoboken, Jersey City and New York, where many of their young, talented workers make their homes. Fri, 10 Oct 2014 11:40:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141013/NJBIZ01/310109999&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141010/NJBIZ01/141019960&source=RSS Most New Jerseyans still oppose the gas tax hike, poll shows As New Jersey&#8217s leadership continue to explore options for restoring transportation funding, a majority of its residents still rate a gas tax hike unfavorably &#8212 and think an entirely unrelated solution is needed. Fri, 10 Oct 2014 14:09:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141010/NJBIZ01/141019960&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141008/NJBIZ01/141009785&source=RSS Newark Airport to begin Ebola screenings The federal government said travelers flying into Newark Liberty International Airport will be subject to health screenings starting next week in an effort to combat the spread of the Ebola virus. Wed, 08 Oct 2014 13:38:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141008/NJBIZ01/141009785&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141006/NJBIZ01/141009851&source=RSS Linde plans its first U.S. hydrogen-fueling station Linde LLC, a gases and engineering company with locations in Murray Hill and New Providence, plans to open its first hydrogen fueling station in the U. S. , it said Monday. Mon, 06 Oct 2014 12:30:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141006/NJBIZ01/141009851&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141006/NJBIZ01/141009855&source=RSS I-287 reopens after state police investigate suspicious package traffic still snarled Interstate 287 has reopened following a New Jersey State Police investigation of a suspicious package discovered Monday morning near Boonton. Mon, 06 Oct 2014 11:00:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141006/NJBIZ01/141009855&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141002/NJBIZ01/141009947&source=RSS Auto sales revved up in September, with Maserati leading the race In a banner quarter for the auto industry, some new vehicles helped a luxury brand post some of its strongest-ever sales numbers. Thu, 02 Oct 2014 09:52:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141002/NJBIZ01/141009947&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141001/NJBIZ01/141009969&source=RSS NJ Transit awards 296M River Line Light Rail contract NJ Transit has awarded a 296 million, 15-year contract for operations and maintenance services on the River Line Light Rail system to Bombardier Transportation, the company announced Wednesday. Wed, 01 Oct 2014 14:14:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141001/NJBIZ01/141009969&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20140930/NJBIZ01/140939976&source=RSS NJ Transit, Amtrak officials talk about improvements at N.J. Chamber event Speaking Tuesday morning in Monroe at a breakfast event held by the New Jersey Chamber of Commerce, NJ Transit Executive Director Veronique &#8220Ronnie&#8221 Hakim said 1. 27 billion in federal Superstorm Sandy recovery funding awarded to the agency earlier this month will be put to good use. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 11:49:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20140930/NJBIZ01/140939976&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20140929/NJBIZ01/140929746&source=RSS Hill International wins 16M government contract for mass-transit oversight Construction risk-management firm Hill International announced Monday that it ahs received a 16 million, five-year contract to provide project management services to the U. S. Federal Transit Administration. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 12:54:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20140929/NJBIZ01/140929746&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20140926/NJBIZ01/140929790&source=RSS PEOPLExpress 'temporarily suspending service,' including Newark routes PEOPLExpress, which resumed flights into Newark Liberty International Airport on July 1, announced Friday it was &#8220temporarily suspending service effective immediately. &#8221 Fri, 26 Sep 2014 16:16:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20140926/NJBIZ01/140929790&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20140923/NJBIZ01/140929927&source=RSS Tesla gets OK to build charging stations at two Turnpike rest areas An agreement that would allow Tesla Motors to build four electric charging stations at two New Jersey Turnpike service areas was approved Tuesday. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 14:35:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20140923/NJBIZ01/140929927&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20140923/NJBIZ01/140929939&source=RSS California company gets 176M Garden State Parkway contract A California construction services company announced Tuesday that it has won a 176 million contract from the New Jersey Turnpike Authority to supervise work on the Garden State Parkway from interchanges 36 to 48. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 10:38:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20140923/NJBIZ01/140929939&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20140922/NJBIZ01/140929972&source=RSS I.D. Systems announces another systems order I. D. Systems, Inc. , a provider of wireless asset management systems, announced the third purchase order in a week for its PowerFleet vehicle management system. Mon, 22 Sep 2014 10:13:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20140922/NJBIZ01/140929972&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20140922/NJBIZ01/309199987&source=RSS Bayonne The promise Inside the office of Bayonne Mayor James Davis is a reminder of the promise held by the Military Ocean Terminal at Bayonne &#8212 a framed document formalizing the U. S. Army's transfer of the 2-mile-long, manmade peninsula to local redevelopment officials. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:49:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20140922/NJBIZ01/309199987&source=RSS