Full Truckload Service: Here are the Facts

August 5th, 2021
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Ultimately, full truckload services can be a great addition to your trucking business

It’s ideal if you got the most bang for your buck regarding trucking services. There is nothing more important than a trucking company that provides full-service truckload services. The reality is, making the best profit from your trucking logistics is essential. Ultimately, full truckload services can be a great addition to your trucking business. Here are some key facts to know about how and why full truckload services can be an excellent thing for you and your business.

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Dealing with Traffic Tickets as a Truck Driver

July 29th, 2021
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Sadly, even the most experienced truck drivers are not immune to traffic violations.

Every truck driver is human like everyone else, and we all make the occasional mistake. And just because you are a truck driver does not mean you are immune to the dreaded traffic ticket. Unfortunately, since driving is your profession, traffic violations affect you more than most people. But, they also affect the company you work for. The best action to take is the know and follow the local rules of the road to the best of your ability, trying the best you can to abide by all speed limits and lane restrictions. But if a mistake does happen, here’s what you can do to retain your integrity as a truck driver. Read the rest of this entry »

Preparing Yourself for Storage Container Delivery Day

July 23rd, 2021
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Shipping container delivery can be complicated and requires quite a bit of room.

So the day of your storage container’s arrival is closing in. Storage containers, especially intermodal, are very large, and as a result, require quite a bit of preparation to accept. If you’ve never had to accept a shipping container before, you might be unprepared for what to expect. But there is no need to fear because this blog has you covered! Read on to learn about how to accept your storage container delivery with ease. Read the rest of this entry »

How Transportation Services Aid in Supply Chain Management

July 15th, 2021
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The American economy as we know it would not exist without transportation services!

When it comes to maintaining a proper supply chain, transportation services are absolutely essential. After all, without transportation services, the goods would be stuck in one place forever! Expecting clients and customers to come to your factory or processing facility to pick up their items is just not realistic, so transportation plays a key role in maintaining any business’s supply chain. But have you ever wanted to know more as to why beyond the simple point A to the point B side of transportation services? Read this to find out more reasons why transportation services are the backbone of any industry and the entirety of the economy itself! Read the rest of this entry »

The Four Basics of Commercial Truck Driving

July 8th, 2021
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Commercial truck driving is a rewarding career path that takes you all sorts of places.

Commercial truck driving provides the backbone of American industry, and year after year it is a profession that many people love and take pride in. Commercial truck driving is both a profession and a way of life.  If you’ve been dreaming of a career as a professional trucker, now is a great time to learn more. Here are the four most common questions about commercial truck driving and their answers. Read the rest of this entry »

How to Maintain a Clean Trucking Rig

July 1st, 2021
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Keeping your trucking rig clean is easy and not very expensive either.

Over the past year and a half, it’s become more clear than ever that staying as hygienic and clean as possible is very important to keep ourselves and others safe. And since many truck drivers spend so much time inside their trucking rig, it might be overlooked for a good deep clean. Although truck drivers don’t come in contact with a whole lot of people during their journey, they still travel across long distances, stopping at rest stops, restaurants, and logistics carrier stops along the way. Fortunately, cleaning a trucking rig is not too difficult. Whether your trucking rig needs a total sanitization or just a quick wipedown, this blog’s got you covered on how to keep your truck clean.  Read the rest of this entry »

How to Lessen Intermodal Shipping Capacity Challenges

June 24th, 2021
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Intermodal shipping as of late has suffered some pretty annoying restrictions. Here’s how to keep things going smoothly!

In recent years, due to economic challenges, changing legislation, and even the COVID-19 pandemic, there have been more and more intermodal shipping issues that have arisen due to freight capacity limits in standard 53′ shipping containers. Because of intermodal shipping freight capacity, it takes a longer time for shipments to arrive and also raises the prices of the shipments, which can become a logistics nightmare. However, truckers and intermodal shipping carriers still have some control over the situation. Here’s how to lessen the burden of intermodal shipping freight capacity limits for your trucking fleet.  Read the rest of this entry »

All About Semi-Trucks and What You’ll Need to Know

June 18th, 2021
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Semi-trucks are a staple of American highways, and also keep the economy afloat.

If you are a truck driver, chances are you will be driving semi-trucks. After all, they are the most common vehicle type that truck drivers drive due to their large size, durability, and weight capacity on the road. But no two types of semi-trucks are alike, and it’s important for truck drivers to know the difference before choosing their own personal favorite type to drive. Here are a few of the most common types of semi-trucks truck drivers will often be operating and the similarities and differences between them. Read the rest of this entry »

How to Better Yourself as a Truck Driver

June 11th, 2021
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Being a truck driver is no easy job, so self care is very important.

Being a truck driver can be such a rewarding experience. Not only do you get to make a great living, but you do so by seeing the country and staying out on the road. However, there’s a level of discipline that comes with trucking that you don’t see in many other professions. Taking care of yourself and improving yourself, all from the cab of your truck, isn’t always easy. Don’t worry, we at Evan Transportation have some tips on how to better yourself as a truck driver and get the most out of the profession. Read the rest of this entry »

Improve Your Company Logistics in 3 Steps

June 4th, 2021
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Logistics is a complicated web of handling, but it always gets the job done.

Now that the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic are finally starting to stabilize, we can now see a much clearer picture of just how important good logistics management was in the past year. With a huge shift in online business making and sales, many old-fashioned companies were not able to make it based on their old business model. Other companies learned from their failures: they either must adapt to the new normal or risk a total shutdown. One thing a lot of business owners jumped on to stay afloat was the great management of their company’s supply chain logistics model. After all, in a mostly online shopping world, having a better supply chain and shipment logistics became more important than ever before. Here are some sensible ways you can begin adapting your supply chain and shipment logistics management today for a more efficient tomorrow.  Read the rest of this entry »