Monthly Archives: February 2009

Gateway Auto auction closes its doors

I think reports like this one are a mixed blessing and curse. While I certainly feel for the 100 employees that will be job hunting at a very tough time to find jobs I think that this is more about … Continue reading

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An auto transporter full of new Toyotas burns

You can see more pictures and read the play by play of the entire cleanup by the tow companies involved at TOW411.

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Cottrell builds a headrack for the Peterbuilt 365

“There is a new day cab in town. Cottrell and Rush Peterbilt have teamed up to present the new Peterbilt 365 day cab to the auto transport industry. The Peterbilt 365 is only 97″ tall”

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Another load board goes live

AutoTransMart has jumped in to try to offer a service that is tailored to the car dealer crowd. They have even built a program that will try to split large lists of vehicles into loadable loads for a 10-car stinger … Continue reading

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Technology gets easier and easier for auto transporters

The modifications to use the Baracoda vin scanner with windows mobile devices (high-end cell phones) on the EZDispatch system have been completed, paving the way for drivers to capture vins and instantaneously enter the make, model and year into the … Continue reading

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