FOR THE RECORD/ After announcing its April 19 proposal to adopt recommendations from two of its advisory committees, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration the same day withdrew the proposal.
FOR THE RECORD/ Multi-award winning singer John Anderson will play a free concert for Great American Trucking Show attendees Friday, Aug. 24, at the Dallas Convention Center.
For Epes driver Freddie Bell, caution behind the wheel lays the path to success.
GEAR GUIDE/ Sloan Transportation Products’ redesigned 45-inch heavy-duty Pogo Stick for routing wires and hoses in over-the-road vehicles features a thicker-gauge, heavy-duty spring and offers a life cycle three times longer than the previous design.
FLEET INSIDER/ Estes Forwarding Worldwide was named 2011 Specialty Carrier of the Year by Worldwide Express (WWEX).
The Carrier Transicold Vector 5100 eliminates noise, emissions and fuel consumption associated with traditional cold storage units and can reduce operating costs by up to 70 percent.
Don’t ignore warning signs that you may have a problem.
GEAR GUIDE/ APUs / The Compact Willie personalized APU has three installation systems — the extreme cold package, the standard and the closed loop — tailored to fit different environments for each driver.
Overdrive's Most Beautiful contest is back for a second year. Submit yourself or a female truck driver you know! The first-place winner will win a trip to The Great American Trucking Show in August and will be featured in a story in Overdrive. Submissions accepted through March 20.
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