How Truckers Meet Holiday Shopping Demands

November 21st, 2023
semi truck with present on trailer

Truckers go out of their way to make sure everyone’s holiday shipments come in on time.

Semi-truck drivers still play a massive role in the global economy and certainly in the American economy. Trucks bring large shipments between warehouses, planes, trains, ships, factories, and stores. Some deliver right to your doors. Whichever endpoint a trucker’s shipment has, he plays a part in the ongoing orchestration that is load transportation. Here’s how truckers meet holiday shopping demands.

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Facts about Trucking During the Holidays

November 20th, 2023
Trucking Safety Tips for Semi-Truck Drivers

What are the facts about truck driving during the holidays? Learn all about it here.

Truckers have their work cut out for them during the holiday season, bringing tons of inventory to different retail stores, restaurants, and other business locations as business continues as usual. At the same time, truckers are people, too, and need to take a vacation now and then. Evan Transportation has multiple blog posts about trucking during the holidays that are compiled into this post. Here are the facts about trucking during the holidays, summarized.

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Do You Believe These Truck Driving Myths?

November 10th, 2023
Do You Believe These Truck Driving Myths?

There are a lot of myths about trucking…do you believe any of them?

Truck driving is a well-known but elusive job; you see semi-trucks of all sizes on the roads, but it is but a glimpse of what the truck driving life is like. Our culture has many ideas of what characterizes this job and its workers, but are they true? Are you aware of these truck driving myths?

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International Specialized Trucking Services

November 3rd, 2023
evan transportation logistics

Evan Transportation offers international specialized trucking services in the Mid-Atlantic!

Does your company need a way to take its sales to the next level with international shipping? Do you work in a research lab that is collaborating with another team overseas? Are you moving your company abroad and need a company that can ship large work equipment for you? Evan Transportation, located in Baltimore, Maryland, can help you with your international shipping needs in the Mid-Atlantic. Learn more about our international specialized trucking services below, and feel free to ask us any questions you have!

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Where Trucks Take Goods

October 26th, 2023
truck hauling a tractor

Where are trucks going? It could be any one of these destinations!

Trucks carry most of our goods from place to place. After all, roads are the most efficient mode of transport in the United States. How it all works may be a mystery, but it is all part of how a healthy society works. You can read about how trucking works here, along with exactly where trucks take goods below! 

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Do Current Events Affect the Trucking Industry?

October 20th, 2023
Do Current Events Affect the Trucking Industry?

What might you expect for the trucking industry amid current events? Find out here.

The trucking industry moves valuable commodities from manufacturing sites to the consumer. They are the vehicles of the flow of supply and demand. While trains, planes, and ships also assist in supply and demand, semi-trucks remain a robust form of freight transportation. Many events have transpired throughout the decades since trucks have hit the road. Do current events affect the trucking industry? The short answer is yes.

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Why Do Trucks Need Diesel Fuel?

October 13th, 2023
green nozzle diesel

Do semi-trucks really need diesel fuel? Why? We answer that here.

You might have noticed that semi-trucks use diesel rather than gasoline for fuel. Why do trucks need diesel fuel? Why is diesel better than gasoline for semis? Find out the answer to this popular question here!

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Trucking and AI in 2023

October 6th, 2023
trucking wheels

How can AI propel the trucking industry forward? Learn more here.

Through good times and uncertain ones, every industry must plow and conquer, and that is no exception for the trucking industry. Trucking companies must carry their load of trials, but despite issues like trucker shortages, port congestions, and non-CDL compliances, there are roads toward progress, too. Despite the controversy concerning artificial intelligence, the relationship between trucking and AI may pave the way for a better trucking industry in future years.

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Do Trucks Have to Stop at Weigh Stations?

September 28th, 2023
Do Trucks Have to Stop at Weigh Stations?

Do trucks really have to stop at weigh stations?

When traveling on the highway, you might have noticed that there are signs for weigh stations along the way. If you are a business owner looking for a reliable trucking company, you might also have come across weigh stations and wondered about them. Do trucks have to stop at weigh stations? We’ll answer these questions and more below!

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Hurricanes and the Trucking Industry

September 21st, 2023
Hurricanes and the Trucking Industry

What happens in the trucking world when hurricanes strike? Find out here.

Bad weather can seriously affect anyone’s daily schedule. It can certainly affect the chain supply, especially if a particular area suffers significant damage. Hurricane season lasts between June and November in the Mid-Atlantic region, and although a storm does not often approach the Mid-Atlantic states, it can happen. That is why it is best to be prepared. What can you expect as a business when hurricanes and the trucking industry collide?

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