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How Much Does A Truck Weigh?

Trucks

A transport truck is an important piece of equipment for businesses that need to move goods from one place to another. These trucks come in a variety of sizes and can weigh anywhere from 10,000 to 80,000 pounds. Let’s discuss the different types of transport trucks and how much they weigh. We will also provide tips on choosing the right truck for your needs! Read more

Truck Driver Salary in Canada: How Much Can You Earn?

Truck driver

If you’re thinking of becoming a truck driver in Canada, you may be wondering how much money you can earn. Truck driving is a great way to make a good living, and the salaries for truck drivers vary depending on your experience and the company you work for. Let’s take a look at the average salary for truck drivers in Canada, as well as some of the factors that can affect your earnings.

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The Importance of Regional Highway Truck Services: How They Keep Our Economy Running

Regional Highway

Did you know that regional highway truck services play a vital role in our economy? These trucking companies help to keep goods and products moving throughout the country, and they are essential to the success of many businesses. In this blog post, we will discuss the importance of regional trucking services and how they help to keep our economy running. We will also take a look at some of the challenges that these companies face on a daily basis.

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Five Warning Signs Your Truck Needs Servicing: How to Keep Your Rig Safe on the Road

Warning signs

If you’re a truck driver, it’s important to know the warning signs that your rig needs servicing. A truck that’s not properly maintained can be dangerous to drive, and can also lead to costly repairs down the road. In this blog post, we’ll discuss five warning signs that your truck needs servicing. We’ll also provide tips on how to keep your truck safe on the road. Keep reading for more information!

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Cool Trucking Industry Stats In Canada

Industry

You might see a lot of trucks on the highway and notice them delivering your online shopping, but do you know the true impact trucking has on Canada? Let’s explore some cool trucking industry stats and how it’s an essential part of Canada’s economy!

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What Is A Semi-Truck Engine Overhaul?

Engine

A typical overhaul means giving the engine a new life. While most engines stand up to the test of time through proper care and maintenance, wear and tear will inevitably build up after years of use. You have two choices: buy a new one or have the existing engine overhauled. 

Overhauling an engine is a major commitment, but it’s the ideal choice for many situations. Here’s what goes into an overhaul of a semi-truck engine and how you can tell when your truck needs it!

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Heavy Rescue 401: Why This TV Show Is Our Fave!

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Snowstorms, heavy rains, and accidents push truck drivers to the limit on the 401. These drivers know better than anyone that closure is not an option on Canada’s busiest highway system, which is why no one should forget the first responders, heavy rescue crews and maintenance teams who also put in long hours on the road. It’s up to these teams to keep the routes open through the worst of the winter driving season.

If you want a glimpse at all the work necessary to get us through the winter, we highly recommend a show on Discovery: Heavy Rescue: 401. It’s a hit all over the world – not just in Ontario, but around the world – and gives a little glimpse of what mobile trucking crews like ours have to deal with in winter.

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Roadside Transmission Repair

Transmission

 

You’ve made a career out of crisscrossing our nation’s highways in a truck you know well. Over the years, you’ve come to know when something isn’t right, and you can feel it right away (even if you don’t know where the problem is). 

When you need transmission repair on the side of the road, you need a service technician who can deliver reliable assistance, often in difficult conditions!

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Five Interesting Places To Visit Along Highway 401

Places

Ontario is packed with incredible places to visit, and you’ll find many of them along the Macdonald–Cartier Freeway – better known as the 401. It’s so much more than service stations! Keep these five interesting places in mind when you’re driving this route, whether you’re in a truck or on a road trip with your family!

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Truck Tire Safety 101

Truck safety

 

Keeping a close watch on your tires is great for driver safety, fuel economy, and increasing the lifespan of your tires. Here’s your crash course in tire safety – what to keep a close eye on and how you can ensure your safety on the road!

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