Monthly Archives: October 2008

OOPS!!

No drivers were injured in the making of this picture!

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Teamster contract approved by a landslide

Was this contract that much better than the first one they turned down? Well, it was substantially better in some key areas but I think it has more to do with the auto transport industry feeling the impact of the … Continue reading

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Another carhauler goes up in smoke! Infinity Auto Express donates this one

This story is from Waynesville Daily Guide: The truck drivers had stopped in Rolla to get fuel, got back on the interstate, and managed to drive only about 10 minutes down the road before they noticed smoke and fire. They … Continue reading

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Tire fire ignites loaded Allied Auto Transporter and puts driver in the welfare line!!!

This information is off of the Times-Herald of Forrest City, Arkansas article by Alan Smith: The driver, George Burns of Sandy, Tenn., was not reported injured. Burns works for Allied Systems in Memphis and had eight vehicles on the hauler’s … Continue reading

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Central Dispatch reaches milestone in bold move to deal directly with the customer.

In a press release put out yesterday by Central Dispatch they announced that they have signed up their 2000th dealer. This will be applauded by some and boo-ed by others but at a time when carriers are struggling to bear … Continue reading

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Cottrell adds a 7-car High-mount to the NexGen line

Cottrell has taken their popular EZ-5307XL high mount 7-car and redesigned it for the straps to add it to the NextGen line.

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