FTC Transportation Inc. driver Jonathan “AZ” Atzenhofer has been named a Highway Angel for performing CPR on a traveler in distress, the Truckload Carriers Association said.
The company’s Oakland container drayage operation will serve all ports, rail heads and container yards, including the Port of Oakland.
Michelin X Multi Energy D drive tire is for regional and the emerging super regional applications.
System allows axles to be adapted to either wide-base single tires or traditional duals.
The technology maximizes traction of 6x2 trucks while minimizing tire wear.
It uses a system of tracks and beams to create a second deck to increase freight capacity.
A typical kit for trailers would consist of eight wheel sensors, harnessing and a wireless receiver.
Marten Transport, a Mondovi, Wis.-based carrier, has announced a raise in its detention pay.
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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