NJBIZ - Transportation http://www.njbiz.com/section/transportation Transportation Transportation en-us Copyright 2015 NJBIZ Sun, 24 May 2015 18:23:00 EST Sun, 24 May 2015 18:23:00 EST 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 http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150505/NJBIZ01/150509899&source=RSS Catalytic converter recycler exercises buy option on Elizabeth site A recycler of catalytic converters has purchased a 75,600-square-foot distribution facility in Elizabeth, according to Bussel Realty Corp. Tue, 05 May 2015 16:13:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150505/NJBIZ01/150509899&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150504/NJBIZ01/150509937&source=RSS Micronet awarded 4M purchase agreement for school bus fleets Micronet Enertec Technologies Inc. announced Monday that its subsidiary, Micronet Ltd, has entered into a three-year purchase agreement with a school bus fleet and workforce management solutions company, for Micronet's Android tablet. Mon, 04 May 2015 12:17:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150504/NJBIZ01/150509937&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150501/NJBIZ01/150509969&source=RSS N.J.'s Fox talks tunnel with U.S. transportation secretary Amtrak executives have floated the Gateway project in recent years as the answer for a new trans-Hudson rail tunnel, but New Jersey officials have been mum on the issue ever since Gov. Chris Christie killed the controversial ARC tunnel project in 2010. Fri, 01 May 2015 17:11:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150501/NJBIZ01/150509969&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150501/NJBIZ01/150509970&source=RSS DOT commissioner hopes to take a page from history and build support for infrastructure Jamie Fox considers himself a student of history, and he can't help but see that history is repeating itself, as he travels the state and advocates for a new long-term funding source for transportation projects. Fri, 01 May 2015 16:54:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150501/NJBIZ01/150509970&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150501/NJBIZ01/150509971&source=RSS At real estate conference, Fox touts ties between public transit, redevelopment success As he stood before hundreds of top developers and real estate professionals on Friday, Jamie Fox said he wouldn't presume to tell them how to properly execute an urban redevelopment project. Fri, 01 May 2015 16:51:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150501/NJBIZ01/150509971&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150501/NJBIZ01/150509980&source=RSS Updated Wildstein pleads guilty in Bridgegate case Former Port Authority of New York and New Jersey appointee David Wildstein pleaded guilty to two counts of conspiracy connected the Bridgegate scandal Friday in federal court in Newark. Fri, 01 May 2015 11:52:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150501/NJBIZ01/150509980&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150501/NJBIZ01/150509981&source=RSS Mercedes laying off more than 250 workers in Montvale as part of move to Georgia When Mercedes-Benz USA moves its headquarters from Montvale to the Atlanta area this summer, not everyone is going along for the ride. Fri, 01 May 2015 11:16:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150501/NJBIZ01/150509981&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150430/NJBIZ01/150439971&source=RSS Uber to open Hoboken office next month According to Uber spokesman Matt Wing, the ride-sharing company at the center of an ongoing New Jersey legislative battle will open an office in Hoboken sometime next month. Thu, 30 Apr 2015 16:40:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150430/NJBIZ01/150439971&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150429/NJBIZ01/150429746&source=RSS Workforce solutions company expands into government relocation market Morris Plains-based workforce management solutions company Weichert Workforce Mobility Inc. said Wednesday that it has completed the acquisition of a Virginia-based government relocation management company. Wed, 29 Apr 2015 14:37:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150429/NJBIZ01/150429746&source=RSS