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  • 23rd Annual 75 Chrome Shop Truck Show

    July 2021
    Congratulations to the Winners of the 23rd Annual 75 Chrome Shop Truck Show presented by RoadWorks Davis Brothers Designs People's Choice Winner 2021 (voted on by attendees who cast their vote at the RoadWorks tent)  Don Wood DSD Transport Prime Shi...
  • American Bulk Commodities – Leading The Way For Over 50 Years

    Steve Pollock
    July 2021
    R&J Trucking was founded in 1960 by Ron Carrocce with one truck.  Ron did well right out of the gate as construction of part of the Interstate Highway System was taking place in Ohio. A few years later construction of the General Motors plant in...
  • Cargill – One of Their Fleets Will Fit You

    Steve Pollock
    July 2021
    WICHITA, KS…. One hundred and fifty-six years ago William Wallace Cargill established Cargill with the idea of connecting farmers with consumers.  It is a concept that still drives the company today.  However, now Cargill has plants in 60 countri...
  • Danfoss Editron Part Of Consortium Developing A Next-Generation, Zero-Emission Electric Powertrain

    June 2021
    EDINBURGH, UNITED KINGDOM…. Danfoss Editron has teamed up with Meritor, a global leader in heavy commercial vehicle drivetrain systems, and Electra Commercial Vehicles, a UK integrator of battery electric commercial vehicles, to form the Meritor-le...
  • 1st Annual Crossroad Truck Meet Is A Huge Success

    Steve Pollock
    June 2021
    CALIFORNIA, MO… The 1st Annual Crossroads Truck Meet was held on Saturday, April 17th at The Crossroads Shopping Plaza, 31716 Old Eighty-Seven in California, Missouri.  The truck meet was a huge success with over 150 trucks showing up for the non-...
  • Area Transportation- A Steel Solid Company

    June 2021
    Chesterton, IN… Since 1978, Area Transportation has employed the Midwest’s most elite steel haulers. Area Transportation is the trucking arm of the ADS Logistics, Co LLC a full-service metals logistics provider offering both trucking and warehous...
  • JK Hackl Celebrates 30 Years In Business

    Steve Pollock
    June 2021
    SUN PRAIRIE, WI…. Jerry Hackl started his trucking career in 1975 as an owner-operator and in 1985, he began operating a freight brokerage.  In 1991, Jerry decided to found JK Hackl Transportation Services to provide more comprehensive service to ...
  • 11th Annual LargeCarMag Southern Classic

    Steve Ford
    May 2021
    LargeCarMag Southern Classic was held October 17, 2020 at the beautiful LeeHi Travel for its 11th Annual. It was the last show that I/we would attend or cover this year, and of the show’s that we were able to attend/cover there was one constant.  ...
  • Keen Transport – A Different Kind Of Heavy Haul

    Steve Pollock
    May 2021
    CARLISLE, PA…. Heavy equipment hauler Keen Transport has diversified to offer their customers a more comprehensive transportation package.  The company was purchased in 2017 by Wallenius Wilhemsen, a global shipping and logistics provider.Keen can...
  • Big Rig Lending – Doing What They Do Best

    May 2021
    DALTON, GA…It's been one of those years. A global pandemic. Shortages on toilet paper, cleaning supplies, meat, food, etc. Restaurants closed. Big box retail stores closed. Businesses Shutdown. But the American Truckdriver just kept on trucking. ...
  • The Show MUST Go On!  3rd Annual Gear Jammer Magazine Truck Show Brought Some Normalcy to 2020

    Matt Conrad
    April 2021
    2020 was a slow year when it came to attending truck shows. The 3rd Annual Gear Jammer Magazine Truck Show was still able to go on as scheduled. After trying 30 different locations due to Covid 19 we were finally able to find one. On August 2, 2020, ...
  • Foodliner, Quest Liner Drive to Front as Industry Leaders  

    April 2021
    Together, Foodliner and Quest Liner make up one of the nation’s leading transportation carriers in North America   While the companies together have been named as one of the nation’s top-100 for-hire transport carriers in the United States conse...
  • Skelton Truck Lines – High Standards – Excellent Service

    Steve Pollock
    April 2021
    SHARON, ONTARIO, CANADA…. Skelton Truck Lines has built their business on high standards and reliable shipping.  The company was founded in 1962 by Larry Skelton with a single truck.  Today, Skelton Truck Lines is operated by the third generation...
  • 2020 Trucks For Smiles

    March 2021
    Professional Truck Drivers once again proved that they are some of the most kind, helpful and generous people on Earth! In spite of the COVID-19 Pandemic, a large number of trucks attended the Trucks For Smiles Truck Show at the Somerset Fairgrounds ...
  • American Bulk Commodities, Inc. Acquires DSI Bulk Transport, Inc.

    March 2021
    American Bulk Commodities, Inc is announcing the asset acquisition of DSI Bulk Transport, Inc from Mantua, Ohio. DSI is a leading bulk tank transporter of plastic resins operating over 50 company owned units. DSI was acquired from Dick Bonner who wil...
  • Smith Transport Announces Driver Pay Raise

    Steve Pollock
    March 2021
    ROARING SPRING, PA… 2020 was a challenging year for all Americans, but for some companies, including Smith Transport of Roaring Spring, Pennsylvania, not only did well but continued to grow.   President Todd Smith said, “At Smith Transport  we ...
  • Page Trucking Opens New Drivers Center

    February 2021
    WEEDSPORT, NY… Page Trucking has opened a new Driver Comfort and Training Station at their Weedsport, New York corporate headquarters as part of their complete facility upgrade.  Piper Titus, CFO and Certified CPA stated, “How do we go above and...
  • PGT Trucking Inc. Celebrates 40th Year in Business

    February 2021
    Aliquippa, PA… PGT Trucking, Inc., www.pgttrucking.com, a leader in the transportation industry, has reached the extraordinary milestone of providing 40 years of quality shipping solutions to businesses across the country. Patrick A. Gallagher foun...
  • 31st Annnual Wau[an Truck -n- Show Salutes Truckers

    February 2021
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  • 2020 Truckers 4 Hope Jamboree

    Pam Pollock
    January 2021
    Hope.  If one word could define 2020, it would probably be Hope.  Hope for an end to the Pandemic.  Hope to everyone afflicted with the virus.  Hope for all affected by the economic downturn. Wikipedia defines Hope as an optimistic state of mind ...