News from the fleets

Maverick Transportation awarded its 2007 Driver Referral Winner of the Year award to William Cox of Woodhaven, Mich. Despite starting with the company’s specialized division only this past August, Cox surpassed other Maverick drivers for the year. He receives a $1,700 vacation package, $500 cash and a week of vacation.

Prime Inc. selected Right Weigh to outfit its entire fleet of class 8 trucks and trailers. With more than 3,500 Right Weigh scales already in use fleetwide, Prime is retrofitting its existing tractors and trailers, while all new trailers come equipped with the scales.

Roadrunner Dawes Freight Systems expanded freight transport services at its Cleveland terminal to eight Northeastern states: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island and Vermont