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Jason McDaniel

Jason McDaniel, based in the Houston TX area, has more than 20 years of experience as an award-winning journalist. He spent 15 writing and editing for daily newspapers, including the Houston Chronicle, and began covering the commercial vehicle industry in 2018. He was named editor of Bulk Transporter and Refrigerated Transporter magazines in July 2020.


Dana to open Kansas City ISO tank depot

June 24, 2024
Newly leased property adjacent to a Union Pacific location—and close to Dana chemical and plastics transloading facilities—expected to open in mid-July
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Fleet Management

Lease-purchase abuse: Bad-actor carriers a bulk problem, too

June 5, 2024
Transportation attorney says abusive lease-purchase deals are chasing potential tank truckers out of the industry, supressing rates, driving up premiums—and damaging safety efforts...

Partial victory: Gemini wins first Intellistop exemption

May 22, 2024
FMCSA grants three-time safety champion’s long-delayed exemption request—but with new stipulations that limit the deployment of a preferred safety device
Highway Transport

Highway Transport wins Responsible Care award

May 13, 2024
Knoxville, Tennessee-based tank truck carrier claims American Chemistry Council’s Partner Company of the Year honor for the fourth time in six years
Josh Milteer Photography

Modern makes bold move to new TMS platform

May 10, 2024
Pennsylvania-based carrier with a legacy of equipment and technology innovation chooses BeyondTrucks for future-focused bulk transportation management
Jason McDaniel | Bulk Transporter

Championship pedigree: Familiar faces earn 2023 Heil trophies

May 8, 2024
Groendyke extends record with ninth North American safety championship, and G&D/Hoffman and Gemini each win their third award during NTTC’s 2024 Annual Conference in Las Vegas...