Mercer Transportation

New one-truck portable tarping system

| March 25, 2013

Owner-operator John Rodriguez, with business partner Willie Lancon, designed the Roller Rak portable tarping machine following a couple falls while tarping that could have been disasters.

Chevron September 2012 Million Mile Club

| October 08, 2012

Chevron Lubricants named the eight drivers inducted to the September 2012 Chevron Delo sponsored Red Eye Radio (formerly Midnight Trucking Radio) Million Mile Club.

Roadside Attractions

Overdrive Staff | June 01, 2012

A roadside midwife, an apnea proposal, bedbugs, the rigors and routines of the road, plus Truck Gauge and Truck Gallery are among the industry news items and oddities featured.


Overdrive Staff | February 01, 2012

Three compete for Owner-Operator of the Year, cross-border program lawsuits advance, turnpike rates rise, Baltimore bridge tolls rising and many more industry news items are featured.

Mercer ex-employee sentenced for embezzling

Jill Dunn | January 13, 2012

Woman had embezzled over $1 million from the owner-operator truckload carrier over an eight-year period.


Max Heine | June 02, 2011

How great it would be if this spirit of volunteerism and self-reliance could extend to meeting social needs 365 days a year, coast to coast.

Trucker Buddy honors Mercer driver

| February 07, 2011

Steve Dyer, an owner-operator leased to Mercer Transportation, has been chosen as December 2010's Truck Buddy of the Month, the educational outreach Trucker Buddy International said. Dyer is honored for volunteering at Carr Creek Elementary in Hindman, ...

Introducing Wayne Dollar, a story-telling quilter who loves trucking, too

| April 21, 2010

Though he perhaps needs no introduction, since you may have met him at his booth at the Great American Trucking Show in Dallas last year, owner-operator Wayne Dollar (pictured), 54, not only stitches his own quilts, ...

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