How Trucking Companies can Reduce Harmful Emissions by using Technology

If you are working at a trucking company or any transportation company in the Unites States, you probably know how ‘carbon dioxide emissions’ is a very hot topic nowadays. It has even passed the electricity emissions in 2017 after a long time since 1978. These huge numbers are strongly alarming. In this regard, transportation has been considered the biggest source of carbon dioxide emissions in … Continue reading How Trucking Companies can Reduce Harmful Emissions by using Technology

The Meaning and Advantages of Transloading

A long-distance shipment is not a simple process. However, transloading makes this process more manageable for both shippers and carriers. It starts when container loads are transferred from port to a warehouse and ends when it reaches its final deliver location. Transloading process does not only work for ships and trucks, but it is also a practical approach for trains and plains. What is Transloading? … Continue reading The Meaning and Advantages of Transloading

Planning ahead: the secret of saving on accessorials

Accessorials can cost you. That’s no secret. As its name suggests, accessorials are charges or fees brought by additional or unexpected services provided by your carrier. Here are just a couple of things that can trigger accessorial fees: Use of liftgates Some carriers charge extra for using their truck’s liftgate to raise or lower cargo. Oversized items If your item is longer than a specified … Continue reading Planning ahead: the secret of saving on accessorials