Intermodal Drayage in Baltimore, MD

February 1st, 2024
evan transportation shipping container

If you need intermodal drayage services in Baltimore, MD, call Evan Transportation!

Intermodal drayage is the use of multiple modes of transportation to ship loads along the supply chain. Trucks, ships, trains, and planes are the main forms of commercial freight transportation, and any of these options can take part in intermodal drayage for a variety of materials. If your business needs a company that can perform intermodal drayage in Baltimore, Maryland, Evan Transportation could be the company for you.

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Carrying Capacities of Flatbed Trucks

January 25th, 2024
Carrying Capacities of Flatbed Trucks

How much weight can a flatbed truck hold? Find out that and more!

Flatbed trucks help businesses transport extremely heavy or oddly-shaped cargo via the highways. Unlike semi-trucks, they let loads sit in the open air. If your business needs to ship heavy cargo of unusual shapes, you may wonder about the carrying capacities of flatbed trucks. Here, we shall go over their carrying capacities as well as all that they can do for you. If you have any questions or would like a quote for flatbed truck shipping in Maryland, please get in touch with Evan Transportation!

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Same-Day Delivery Trucking Services

January 17th, 2024
blurry truck on bright road

For same-day commercial truck shipping in Maryland, call Evan Transportation!

Amazon Prime can offer same-day deliveries, as can FedEx when you pay extra, but Evan Transportation can give you same-day deliveries for your business. Whether you are shipping loads to construction sites, grocery stores, labs, or direct customers, Evan Transportation is here to give you the most efficient transportation services in Maryland.

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How Truckers Drive Long Distances

January 10th, 2024
cabover on the road blue with red top

How do truck drivers stay behind the wheel for hours on end? See here!

Truckers drive for very long hours, especially ones that drive across the country. Even regional and local truckers spend their days mostly on the road. How do they do it? Do you ever get tired of it? Vacations are a part of the deal, but truckers also know how to keep alert on the road like a runner knows how to finish a marathon. See how truckers drive long distances below!

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Benefits of Hiring Local Trucking Services

January 4th, 2024
Trucking Safety Tips for Semi-Truck Drivers

Hire your trucking services locally! It’s worth it.

Did you know that there are three types of trucking? One is OTR (over-the-road) trucking, which is cross-country. Another is regional, and a third is local. Evan Transportation serves many industries with local and regional trucking services. If you’re in Maryland, here are the benefits of hiring local trucking services you will want to know!

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Trucking in the Snow: How Truckers Deliver

December 29th, 2023
Types of Trailers in Trucking

Trucking in the snow: here’s what we do when the roads turn white.

As the United States continues to weather exciting weather patterns, truckers remain the backbone of the American economy, delivering goods across the country and around the world. What can be expected as several cold fronts sweep across the nation? Evan Transportation and other truckers deliver faithfully, even when trucking in the snow.

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What to Store in a Mobile Storage Container

December 20th, 2023
yellow mobile container

What exactly can you store in one of these? Let’s find out.

Your business might have some inventory that needs to be stored at your business location. The problem is that you don’t have enough space in your building to store everything. You have heard of mobile storage containers, but what is safe to store in one, especially if it is not temperature-controlled? Here’s a brief list of what to store in a mobile storage container and what items need climate-controlled storage.

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Hire a Semi-Truck Company in Maryland!

December 13th, 2023
Hire a Semi-Truck Company in Maryland!

Need a load transported in the Mid-Atlantic? Call Evan Transportation!

Do you have a fleet of construction machinery, a slew of lab specimens, a truckload of paper products, or stacks of awkwardly-sized lumber to transport across states? You can hire a semi-truck company to move them for you! See how Evan Transportation can serve you in the Mid-Atlantic region!

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What to Expect with an Outsourced Trucking Company

December 6th, 2023
row of trucks in snow

What can you expect when working with an outsourced trucking company? Learn here.

It is a big question: outsource or purchase and maintain? When the item in question is one semi-truck or more, it is worth taking your time to calculate all the pros and cons of outsourcing a trucking company vs. hiring your own private fleet. Stay tuned for the benefits of using an outsourced trucking company, along with a third option for your trucking strategy. 

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Why Is Diesel More Expensive Than Gasoline?

November 30th, 2023
Saving Fuel for Semi-Trucks

Why is diesel more expensive than gas, anyway?

It is a very good question. Gasoline costs more to produce, as it is a more refined oil than diesel. In oil refineries, the plant takes crude oil and transforms it into different products based on its level of refinement. From least refined to most, you have bitumen, lubricating oil, fuel oil, diesel, paraffin, naphtha, gasoline, and petroleum gas. The more refining it needs, the more expensive it would be, right? If so, then why is diesel more expensive than gasoline? Let’s take a look.

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