fleet news

C.R. England drivers of the year

C.R. England has recognized seven drivers from among the company fleet as 2012 “Drive Life” Drivers of the Year. Award winners must have been working with the company for at least five years and have exhibited exceptional operational and safety records. The winners were selected from more than 500 candidates and individually recognized at company headquarters. The winners are: Andy Fechner, Daniel Diaz, Jose Jovan, Richard Cole, Preston Minter, Shaun  Goss and Daniel Finch.

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Old Dominion expands

Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. has moved its Toledo, Ohio, service center to a larger, more modern location located along Interstate 75 at 5950 Stickney Avenue. The 48-door service center features additional yard space and a larger dock. The center is equipped with motion-sensor energy-efficient lighting, and solar-powered security fencing. The company also expanded its Paducah, Ky. service center, located at 2100 Shade Tree Drive close to Interstate 24. The terminal now hosts 20 doors. ...

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Prime, Wreaths Across America team

Prime, Inc., recently announced its collaboration with Wreaths Across America for its annual Wreaths Across America Day at Springfield National Cemetery in Springfield, Miss., at 11:00 CST on Saturday, Dec. 15. The company encourages the local community to get involved by donating and volunteering, as well as attending the ceremony. The company’s annual involvement includes hauling wreaths across the state with a state patrol escort. The event is held every year to honor fallen soldiers, ...

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Crete launches veterans website

Crete Carrier Corporation, along with its Shaffer Trucking and Hunt Transportation, has launched a new military recruitment website, www.WeHireVeterans.com.

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CRST hiring 50 drivers

CRST Expedited will be hiring at least 50 drivers in its December hiring event.

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Schneider launches used truck sales

Schneider National Inc. now offers used fleet trucks for sale. Most trucks are 2005-2007 model years and range from $20,000-$35,000.

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Crete named top vet employer

The Lincoln, Neb.-based Crete Carrier Corp. has been named a Top 100 employer of former military members, says G.I. Jobs.

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C.R. driver wins Harley

C.R. England has awarded a Harley-Davidson Sportster Seventy-Two to Richard Robinson for showing improvement in miles per gallon average and average idle percentage for third quarter 2012.

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Prime drivers complete triathlon

Seven Prime, Inc. drivers competed in the Revolution 3 Olympic distance triathlon relay and aquabike in Anderson, S.C.

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New Louisiana service center

Southeastern Freight Lines is opening a new service center in Lafayette, La. The Lafayette Service Center, located at 1038 Walker Road, will primarily service the Lafayette and Alexandria areas. The facility will employ 30 individuals, including 26 new hires from the Lafayette community. It officially opened on Sept. 17.

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