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The Greatest Moves of All Time – USS Cole and the Nauset Lighthouse

The Greatest Moves of All Time – USS Cole and the Nauset Lighthouse

We have a lot of large shipments on uShip, but nothing quite compared to these mega-moves.  Tuesday we examined moving London Bridge and the A380, Yesterday was shipping Egyptian obelisks and freeing Willy.  Today: the USS Cole and the Nauset Lighthouse.

Meet the New HOS, Same as the Old HOS

Meet the New HOS, Same as the Old HOS

FMCSA announced today, and will post in the federal register tomorrow, the new hours of service regulations that come about nearly a year and a half since a ruling by the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia that prompted the revisions.  The new regulations may face…Read more

What does the future hold for NAFTA? [Poor]

What does the future hold for NAFTA? [Poor]

In 1989, the Canada-U.S. Free Trade Agreement (CUSFTA) removed trade barriers between the U.S and Canada. Only five years after CUSFTA was implemented, the U.S., Canada and Mexico signed the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) to increase trade and further support fair competition across North America.

Recent Rail Crashes: Cause for Panic or Threat Overblown?

Recent Rail Crashes: Cause for Panic or Threat Overblown?

On September 12 of this year, a Los Angeles commuter train and a freight train collided, killing 25 people and injuring several more; this was the worst rail accident in modern California history. High profile accidents such as this usually lead to increased safety measures and heighten awareness of risks…Read more

Find Shipments: More details, sorting options

Find Shipments: More details, sorting options

The Find Shipments console now features more shipment details and sorting options to make it easier to identify jobs you can service.

uShip Introduces ‘Highway to Help’ Charitable Shipments Program

uShip Introduces ‘Highway to Help’ Charitable Shipments Program

There are many things that make me proud to live in this great country. But I am never more proud than when I see ordinary Americans doing extraordinary things. This could be a community group in Montana mobilizing food and water to aid the victims of a hurricane, it could…Read more

Email Notifications: Deliverability issues resolved

Email Notifications: Deliverability issues resolved

As of this morning, all of the email deliverability issues have been resolved with the various Internet Service Providers that were affected. Those of you having issues should be getting all of your email notifications to your inbox without interruption. Again, we apologize for the inconvenience this may have caused.

Two important milestones reached!

Two important milestones reached!

Some of you may have seen our Press Release from last week announcing that we reached an important milestone – 100,000 registered Transportation Service Providers! To highlight how much our growth is accellerating, it took us 3 years to reach 50,000 service providers and just 1 more year to double…Read more

Bid Valet: Automate your bidding

Bid Valet: Automate your bidding

uShip is excited to announce the launch of a new advanced bidding tool: Bid Valet. We have noticed that Service Providers frequently bid multiple times on the same shipment in competitive bidding situations. In an effort to make this re-bidding easier and faster, our new Bid Valet tool allows qualified*…Read more

Go Buy Yourself a New Truck…

Go Buy Yourself a New Truck…

… And use uShip to bid on jobs. In all seriousness, not a day goes by without the media reminding us the dire straits the US economy is currently in. But (for once) politicians are getting things done in Washington. In February, Congress passed an economic stimulus package aimed at…Read more