Estes Express LTL Carrier of the Year for Home Depot

Thanks to Estes Express’s dedication to the less-than-truckload hauling services, The Home Depot has awarded the shipper as LTL Carrier of the Year. In fact, this is the second year in a row that Estes Express was recognized by one of its premium shipping customers. The carrier handles freight loads for The Home Depot, the…

Averitt Express Receives Two Awards by Shipping Customers

Getting told you are doing an excellent job always makes the day a little brighter. Here in the trucking industry, one trucking company in Cookeville, Tennessee is regularly noted as exceeding customer expectations. Averitt Express has recently been awarded two different customer awards thanks to the carrier’s dedication to the supply chain. Find out more…

Stevens Transport Leads an Environmentally Friendly Fleet

Trucking company Stevens Transport based in Dallas, Texas is leading the way in eco-friendly trucking carriers. This is thanks to green initiatives including the EPA SmartWay program and trucks with all sorts of energy efficient features. If you are interested in driving for a top paying trucking company that is a step ahead in terms…

Central Transport Opens Truck Terminal in Colorado

For truck drivers who live in Colorado and are looking for trucking jobs, Central Transport has a new opportunity. This Michigan trucking company is opening a new trucking terminal in Grand Junction, Colorado. Located along the western border of the state just 20 miles outside of Utah, this terminal is in a prime position for…

Review of the Off-Road Big Rig Truck Simulator

Technology can be a wonderful thing when you consider all of the possibilities it affords us. Take the Off-Road Big Rig Truck Simulator 3D Driving School available for iOS devices including iPhone and iPad. This app lets you theoretically work on your truck driving skills without having to pay to go to truck driving school….

Find Out the Facts About Forward Air Freight Hauling

One of the biggest trucking corporations in Tennessee is Forward Air. As a full-service freight hauler, Forward Air provides expedited ground, dedicated line haul, and final mile services. The company has several subsidiaries that allow them to keep most services in-house. This helps Forward Air gain the most ground with customers while offering a variety…

Everything You Need to Know About Getting a CDL

The first step to becoming a truck driver is getting a commercial driver’s license or CDL. This is a requirement by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) to ensure drivers are fit to handle a commercial vehicle. Being fit means they are both physically capable of driving a big rig, as well as knowledgeable…

Test Out a Safe Cap Made by Ford’s Heavy Truck Division

That’s right; Ford has developed a trucker hat that is technologically designed to save lives. How is that even possible? Quite simply it is the latest evolution in trucking technology. The Safe Cap was developed by Ford’s heavy truck division based in Brazil. Get all the details about how this Safe Cap is supposed to help truck…

Melton Truck Lines Helps Truck Drivers Get Healthy

Being an over-the-road truck driver means you have to be in good shape. For starters, if you can’t pass your annual DOT physical exam, then you can’t keep on hauling truckloads. More importantly, you need to be healthy so you can stay behind the wheel each day. Sick truckers miss deadlines and end up missing…

Indiana Carrier PJ Trucking Expands to Offer Shipping Storage

It’s great to see a small business in trucking grow. For instance, there is a woman-owned trucking company in Indiana that is currently expanding operations to offer more logistics services. PJ Trucking will be positioned to offer storage and distribution options thanks to the latest acquisition of a more than quarter-million square foot building. Check…