NJBIZ - Transportation http://www.njbiz.com/section/transportation Transportation Transportation en-us Copyright 2015 NJBIZ Thu, 02 Jul 2015 04:22:32 EST Thu, 02 Jul 2015 04:22:32 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150622/NJBIZ01/150629982&source=RSS Student busing company adds chief growth officer to handle new businesses Student Transportation Inc. , the Wall-based school busing company, has added a chief growth officer. Mon, 22 Jun 2015 10:54:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150622/NJBIZ01/150629982&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150622/NJBIZ01/150629991&source=RSS Cranbury-based CARiD making mark as online auto accessories site What separates CARiD from the giants of retailing auto parts, such as Pep Boys or AutoZone? Two million items from 700 different brands. That&#8217s how many aftermarket auto parts for cars and trucks are carried by the Jersey company, which got its start in Edison in 2008 but in 2010 expanded to its current Cranbury headquarters. Mon, 22 Jun 2015 08:19:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150622/NJBIZ01/150629991&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150622/NJBIZ01/306229993&source=RSS Kicking the can down the road Here's why the state still hasn't dealt with the Transportation Trust Fund Trenton loves clichs. Euphemisms, too. How many times have you heard of a tax increase characterized as a revenue raiser? Fri, 19 Jun 2015 13:03:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150622/NJBIZ01/306229993&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150618/NJBIZ01/150619791&source=RSS Port Authority names new director for Port of N.Y. and N.J. The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has named a new director of port commerce, replacing the retiring Richard Larrabee, it announced Thursday. Thu, 18 Jun 2015 10:13:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150618/NJBIZ01/150619791&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150616/NJBIZ01/150619842&source=RSS United to end service at JFK, moving transcontinental flights to Newark United Airlines is expanding its transcontinental flight offerings at Newark Liberty International Airport and ceasing all operations at John F. Kennedy International Airport, it announced Tuesday. Tue, 16 Jun 2015 14:40:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150616/NJBIZ01/150619842&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150611/NJBIZ01/150619962&source=RSS Villa Enterprises wins Orlando airport contract Morristown-based restaurant operator Villa Enterprises announced Thursday that it has won the contract to transform the food court at Orlando International Airport's Airside 2 in Florida. Thu, 11 Jun 2015 10:50:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150611/NJBIZ01/150619962&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150601/NJBIZ01/306019973&source=RSS CARiD making mark as online auto accessories site What separates CARiD from the giants of retailing auto parts, such as Pep Boys or AutoZone?Two million items from 700 different brands. Fri, 29 May 2015 13:00:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150601/NJBIZ01/306019973&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150529/NJBIZ01/150529787&source=RSS Stockton aviation park moves one step closer with lease takeover The Stockton Aviation Research Technology Park, an auxiliary organization of Stockton University, assumed the lease of 58 acres in Egg Harbor Township, with plans to begin development by the end of 2015, it announced Friday. Fri, 29 May 2015 12:34:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150529/NJBIZ01/150529787&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150526/NJBIZ01/150529890&source=RSS 500-plus workers may lose jobs as 3 N.J. grocery distribution centers close A number of related grocery distribution centers in New Jersey are being closed, potentially costing more than 500 workers their jobs. Tue, 26 May 2015 11:19:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150526/NJBIZ01/150529890&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150522/NJBIZ01/150529922&source=RSS Sweeney talks Transportation Trust Fund as summer tourism season begins According to state Senate President Steve Sweeney, the approaching Memorial Day weekend is as good of a time as ever to bring up the state's depleted Transportation Trust Fund. Fri, 22 May 2015 12:03:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150522/NJBIZ01/150529922&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150522/NJBIZ01/150529930&source=RSS U.S. Concrete acquires Newark-based concrete company U. S. Concrete Inc. announced Friday that it has acquired Newark-based Colonial Concrete Co. Fri, 22 May 2015 09:30:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150522/NJBIZ01/150529930&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150521/NJBIZ01/150529947&source=RSS Old Bridge site sold for 2.15M to house used car franchise An Old Bridge building recently sold for 2. 15 million, according to Lutz Commercial Realty, bringing the first J. D. Byrider used car sales franchise to the state. Thu, 21 May 2015 15:41:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150521/NJBIZ01/150529947&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150521/NJBIZ01/150529960&source=RSS Student Transportation awarded transportation services contracts in Texas Wall-based Student Transportation Inc. , a provider of school bus transportation and management services, announced Thursday that its subsidiary, GoldStar Transit Inc. , has been awarded a contract to provide transportation services to four Texas school districts. Thu, 21 May 2015 10:09:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150521/NJBIZ01/150529960&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150518/NJBIZ01/150519814&source=RSS Student Transportation Inc. awarded new transportation contract in Oregon Wall-based Student Transportation Inc. announced Monday that its subsidiary, Student Transportation of America Inc. , has been awarded a 3 million annual contract to provide school transportation services to an Oregon school district. Mon, 18 May 2015 12:38:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150518/NJBIZ01/150519814&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150514/NJBIZ01/150519890&source=RSS Louis Berger begins 1.4M project to modernize major road in Guinea Louis Berger announced Thursday that it has recently started a 1. 4 million project to rehabilitate 93 miles of roadwork in central Guinea. Thu, 14 May 2015 11:18:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150514/NJBIZ01/150519890&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150511/NJBIZ01/150519973&source=RSS Woodcliff Lake company to equip trailers with new technology Woodcliff Lake-based Asset Intelligence, a subsidiary of I. D. Systems Inc. , has signed a contract with Roly's Trucking Inc. , a transportation company out of California, to equip 400 of the company's trucks with Asset Intelligence's VeriWise Dry Van Cellular system. Mon, 11 May 2015 14:23:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150511/NJBIZ01/150519973&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150511/NJBIZ01/305089998&source=RSS Avas Flowers enjoys being in the middle of it all Mahwah-based Avas Flowers sold enough roses in 2014 to present one to each first-time mother in the U. S. since 2012, says Matthew Neuenhaus, founder and president. Fri, 08 May 2015 12:01:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150511/NJBIZ01/305089998&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150507/NJBIZ01/150509855&source=RSS SBA names state's Small Business Person of the Year and Minority Small Business Person of the Year The U. S. Small Business Administration announced its 2015 New Jersey Small Business Person of the Year and its 2015 New Jersey Minority Small Business Person of the Year on Thursday, celebrating two of the state's top entrepreneurs during National Small Business Week. Thu, 07 May 2015 10:05:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150507/NJBIZ01/150509855&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150506/NJBIZ01/150509871&source=RSS State Senate Dems to Port Authority Make trans-Hudson commuters top priority As the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey gets set to host a full-day forum Thursday on how to expand and develop its Hudson River transportation options over the next 50 years, Senate Democrats are calling on the bi-state agency to make expanding trans-Hudson capacity its top priority going forward. Wed, 06 May 2015 13:48:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150506/NJBIZ01/150509871&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150506/NJBIZ01/150509883&source=RSS Founder, president of Ewing-based online travel resources site to retire The Independent Traveler Inc. , a publisher of online travel resources based in Ewing, announced Wednesday that its founder and president, Kathleen Tucker, will retire after 25 years at the helm. Wed, 06 May 2015 11:15:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150506/NJBIZ01/150509883&source=RSS