8 Facts About the Truck Driver Way of Life Jul17

8 Facts About the Tr...

Tweet There are select occupations you ought to first discuss with loved ones before even considering applying for a job in the field. Truck driving is one such occupation. In many ways, being an OTR (over-the-road) or CDL driver is more a lifestyle than a job. Its demands, particularly...

Autonomous trucking startup Jan08

Autonomous trucking ...

TweetA little more than a year ago, autonomous trucking startup TuSimple —flush with a fresh round of venture capital — was preparing to scale up its testing to two full truck fleets in China and the U.S. TuSimple, a China-based company with an R&D facility in San Diego and test...

Trucking shortage Jan05

Trucking shortage

Tweet Companies compete for good drivers when they can get them. Trucks sit idle, with work available but a dearth of people to do it. Rodney Rorbaugh of Rorbaugh Trucking in Caldwell said the available pool of drivers is so dry has begun thinking of starting his own training program. Jay...

NEW YEARS RESOLUTION...

TweetFor everyone, New Year’s Resolutions are something that the person desires to do or achieve that will help improve themselves. These resolutions are different for each person and can be related to health, finances, career, family, or other areas of life. This is no different for truck...

Secure Funding for New Online Freight Marketplace Nov20

Secure Funding for N...

Tweet It is a software platform called Emerge that allows shippers and carriers to book loads, track shipments and source new capacity in what is being described as a private freight marketplace. In our fifth episode of RoadSigns, we ask: How far can we go in terms of automating freight...

Trucking group partners with Freightwaves for new assessment tools Nov14

Trucking group partn...

TweetA Chattanooga-based startup that has set a goal of becoming a billion-dollar enterprise in data analytics, trading and coverage of the logistics industry has formed a new partnership with the Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) to enhance how trucking firms of all sizes can assess their...