NJBIZ - Transportation http://www.njbiz.com/section/transportation Transportation Transportation en-us Copyright 2016 NJBIZ Sun, 25 Sep 2016 11:39:16 EST Sun, 25 Sep 2016 11:39:16 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160921/INDINSIGHTS/160929964&source=RSS Smart regulations needed to preserve freight rail's economic impact in N.J. With 17 railroads annually carrying more than 43 million tons of cargo through the state, the freight rail industry plays a tremendous role in powering New Jersey's economy. But several proposed rules that ignore the industry's strong safety record are threatening freight rail's ability to support the state's economic future. Wed, 21 Sep 2016 08:27:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160921/INDINSIGHTS/160929964&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160920/NJBIZ01/160929987&source=RSS Liberated Energy acquires EcoCab Portland, settles debts Liberated Energy Inc. , an energy services holding company, announced Tuesday it has contractually acquired EcoCab Portland LLC. Tue, 20 Sep 2016 11:06:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160920/NJBIZ01/160929987&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160920/NJBIZ01/160929989&source=RSS Jaguar gets approval to customize, expand new Mahwah HQ signs long-term lease Jaguar Land Rover North America LLC has signed a long-term lease to move to the Sharp Electronics Corp. building in Mahwah and received approval from the township planning board to begin customization and expansion of the property. Tue, 20 Sep 2016 10:05:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160920/NJBIZ01/160929989&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160919/NJBIZ01/160919806&source=RSS Prosecutors Christie knew about GWB lane closures Federal prosecutors said Monday that Gov. Chris Christie knew about the politically motivated lane closures at the George Washington Bridge allegedly orchestrated by members of his administration as they happened. Mon, 19 Sep 2016 14:07:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160919/NJBIZ01/160919806&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160919/NJBIZ01/160919830&source=RSS Explosive device found by Elizabeth train station detonates while being examined no injuries An explosive device found near the Elizabeth train station Sunday night detonated while being examined by a bomb robot early Monday morning, town officials and the FBI said. Mon, 19 Sep 2016 06:49:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160919/NJBIZ01/160919830&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160915/NJBIZ01/160919888&source=RSS INTTRA names president, EMEA INTTRA, a Parsippany-based ocean shipping electronic marketplace, announced Thursday that it has appointed Philly Teixeira to the newly-created position of president, Europe, Middle East and Africa. Thu, 15 Sep 2016 10:11:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160915/NJBIZ01/160919888&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160914/NJBIZ01/160919910&source=RSS I.D. Systems secures two new orders for its tracking solutions The Asset Intelligence subsidiary of I. D. Systems Inc. , a Woodcliff Lake-based provider of asset management technology and solutions, has secured two separate orders for its tracking solutions. Wed, 14 Sep 2016 11:55:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160914/NJBIZ01/160919910&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160914/NJBIZ01/160919919&source=RSS Avis Budget Group to acquire vehicle rental company in France Avis Budget Group Inc. , a Parsippany-based provider of vehicle rental services, has agreed to purchase France Cars, a vehicle rental company in France. Wed, 14 Sep 2016 10:27:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160914/NJBIZ01/160919919&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160912/NJBIZ01/309129990&source=RSS A new lot in life With Open Door Valet, English finds parking can really drive revenue However much it would cost for a piece of plywood and 100 hooks to hang keys on. That&#8217s about all the overhead Douglas English had to worry about to get his valet service company, Open Door Valet, up and running in July 2009. Fri, 09 Sep 2016 11:03:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160912/NJBIZ01/309129990&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160906/NJBIZ01/309069994&source=RSS Airport employees say 15 an hour simply is a matter of job security New Jersey-based union 32BJ SEIU is calling for 15 an hour for Newark Liberty International Airport workers and more resources dedicated to training. Tue, 06 Sep 2016 10:26:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160906/NJBIZ01/309069994&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160906/NJBIZ01/309069997&source=RSS Shut down TTF funding battle starting to hit home for union workers on road and bridge projects Longtime road and bridge construction worker Wayne Goldman went to his union hall earlier this month, expecting to find plenty of work available amid the prime season for transportation projects. He found, as many others had, a waitlist awaiting him. Tue, 06 Sep 2016 10:26:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160906/NJBIZ01/309069997&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160902/NJBIZ01/160909956&source=RSS NJDOT awards NV5 1.5M contract The New Jersey Department of Transportation has awarded NV5 Global Inc. , a provider of engineering and consulting solutions, a 1. 5 million services contract. Fri, 02 Sep 2016 10:19:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160902/NJBIZ01/160909956&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829899&source=RSS ORBCOMM's tracking system selected by L.J. Rogers for its trailer fleet ORBCOMM Inc. , a Rochelle Park-based provider of M2M and IoT solutions, said Thursday that it has been selected by L. J. Rogers Trucking Inc. to provide its asset tracking solutions for L. J. Rogers&#8217 dry van trailer fleet. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 10:59:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829899&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829919&source=RSS JLL study dubs N.J.N.Y. the nation's top distribution market The JLL Industrial Research Team has conducted its first-ever study of the top U. S. distribution markets, and found that New Jersey and the New York Metro region ranked No. 1 overall. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 13:11:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829919&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160815/NJBIZ01/160819885&source=RSS Reports Honeywell in talks to buy JDA Software for 3B Honeywell International is looking to buy an Arizona-based supply chain software company for as much as 3 billion, according to multiple published reports. Mon, 15 Aug 2016 09:50:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160815/NJBIZ01/160819885&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160812/NJBIZ01/160819916&source=RSS Northern Refrigerated selects ORBCOMM solutions for its trailers ORBCOMM Inc. has been selected by Northern Refrigerated Transportation Inc. to provide its telematics services for its fleet of trailers, ORBCOMM announced Thursday. Fri, 12 Aug 2016 09:59:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160812/NJBIZ01/160819916&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160812/NJBIZ01/160819917&source=RSS Schindler awarded multimillion-dollar contract for MARTA system maintenance Schindler Elevator Corp. announced Friday it has been awarded a multimillion-dollar contract to modernize and maintain elevators and escalators at 38 stations throughout the Metropolitan Atlantic Rapid Transit Authority system. Fri, 12 Aug 2016 09:47:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160812/NJBIZ01/160819917&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160804/DIVERSIFIED/160729766&source=RSS The long road to success How Oak Tree Road in Woodbridge became an example of cultural-based commerce With dozens of businesses owned and operated almost exclusively by immigrants from India and Pakistan, it would be easy to say Oak Tree Road in the Iselin section of Woodbridge is perhaps the greatest example of diversity-driven commerce in the state. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 12:00:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160804/DIVERSIFIED/160729766&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160727/NJBIZ01/160729828&source=RSS National Truck Protection acquired by Kinderhook Industries National Truck Protection Inc. , a Cranbury-based provider of service contracts to the trucking industry, announced Wednesday it has been acquired by Kinderhook Industries LLC. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 11:21:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160727/NJBIZ01/160729828&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160722/NJBIZ01/160729921&source=RSS Sweeney, Prieto announce new TTF deal with estate tax repeal Senate President Steve Sweeney and Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto announced Friday that they had come to terms on a new agreement to replenish the state's depleted Transportation Trust Fund and gradually phase out the estate tax. Fri, 22 Jul 2016 12:23:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160722/NJBIZ01/160729921&source=RSS