December 05, 2018 - Transport Topics Online
firm FTR pegged orders at 27,500. Don Ake, vice president of commercial vehicles at FTR, said 27,500 isn’t a bad number. “The freight
December 05, 2018 - Truck News
September 2017. But FTR says the drop was expected, as OEMs have nearly filled their order boards for 2019. Class 8 orders for the last 12
December 05, 2018 - Benzinga
trailers in 2018 have been at record levels. FTR had previously reported that October trailer orders were 53,000 units, up 67 percent over a
December 03, 2018 - Construction Executive
weak order month—topped the historic records set in July. FTR Transportation Intelligence reported 52,400 units were ordered in August; ACT
November 30, 2018 - Fleet Owner
next year with the SCI forecast to reach a neutral reading by 2019Q4. Todd Tranausky, vice-president of rail and intermodal at FTR, said: “
November 28, 2018 - VehicleServicePros.com
position over the next year," Todd Tranausky, vice president of rail and intermodal at FTR, said. "Conditions for shippers are not as bad as
November 27, 2018 - TheTrucker.com
over the next year,” said Todd Tranausky, vice president of rail and intermodal at FTR. “Conditions for shippers are not as bad as they were
November 27, 2018 - Truck News
not favorable for shippers, but FTR projects they will moderate in 2019. Increasing capacity and productivity in trucking and intermodal,
November 27, 2018 - Today's Trucking
of the sun to take care of this task. Speaking at the FTR Transportation Conference in Indianapolis, Ind., in September, Jeff Kauffman of
November 23, 2018 - Morningstar
to get on board," said Avery Vise, vice president of trucking for the FTR Transportation Intelligence research firm. Sysco, US Foods,
November 19, 2018 - Trucks.com
as possible in a demanding freight market,” said Don Ake, vice president of commercial vehicles at FTR Transportation Intelligence. The
November 15, 2018 - Transport Topics Online
for new trucks in the market,” said Don Ake, vice president of commercial vehicles at research firm FTR. Earlier, trucks were slow to be
November 14, 2018 - VehicleServicePros.com
Ake, FTR vice president of commercial vehicles, said. "Fleets need to expand to handle steady freight growth. Capacity utilization remains
November 13, 2018 - Morningstar
," said Frank Maly, ACT's Director of CV Transportation Analysis & Research. FTR said that OEMs are now taking build orders for the second
November 13, 2018 - Business Insider Nederland
efficiently, and in most cases it does,” Don Ake, vice president at freight-equipment research group FTR, told Business Insider. “But it
November 13, 2018 - Fleet Owner
Don Ake, FTR vice president of commercial vehicles. “Fleets need to expand to handle steady freight growth. Capacity utilization remains at
November 13, 2018 - Transport Topics Online
A year earlier, trailer orders totaled 32,101. The highest all-time order month was this September with 58,200. Research firm FTR pegged
November 13, 2018 - FreightWaves
in September, trucking fleets continued to order new trailers in October. Both ACT Research and FTR reported near-record trailer orders for
November 12, 2018 - Fool.com
. Barely days ago, FTR raised its forecast for 2019 North American industry Class 8 truck shipments, as it foresees robust freight growth.