• AmrcRdTeam
    Outstanding truckers recognized: 2013-2014

    These elite drivers are chosen to represent the truck industry in events focused on highway safety. The drivers named as America’s Road Team Captains must be experienced, professional, safe drivers.

    • Posted September 4, 2013
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    TA Introducing LNG lanes

    Earlier this year, TA and Shell announced an agreement to install LNG dispensers at 100 key TA and Petro locations across the country. Road King spoke with TA president and CEO Tom O’Brien about the reasons for...

    • Posted September 2, 2013
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  • Petro-Glade-Springs
    Petro Glade Spring always puts its focus on customers

    When a deadly tornado whipped through Petro Glade Spring in April 2011, the location went down for a while, but was not by any means out.

    • Posted September 2, 2013
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    TA Fultonville has a history of helpfulness

    TA Fultonville has a long and interesting history. The building has housed everything from a silk-processing plant and warehouse to a motel. A recent rummage through its attic revealed a bit of trucking’s own storied past.

    • Posted September 2, 2013
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  • Citizen-Driver-Award
    Celebrating National Truck Driver Appreciation Week

    So I happily join others in the transportation industry in applauding the hard work being done every day by the country’s professional truck drivers. National Truck Driver Appreciation Week is a much-deserved recognition of all that you...

    • Posted September 1, 2013
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  • Many-Thanks
    Good reasons to appreciate drivers

    William James, an American philosopher and psychologist who is often referred to as the father of American psychology, once stated: “The deepest principle of human nature is a craving to be appreciated.”

    • Posted September 1, 2013
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  • Homer13
    Understanding the air dryers now available in new brake systems

    Can we agree that the brake system is a vitally important part of your truck? Certainly you want to feel confident that your brakes are working at peak performance.

    • Posted September 1, 2013
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    I Love Trucking: More than a job, driving is a way of life

    For some, driving is more than a job. It’s the definition of who they are.

    • Posted September 1, 2013
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  • Liquefaction-Equipment-2
    The fuel that everyone is talking about

    We’ve been talking about fuel economy for years, and part of the issue is the country’s dependence on foreign oil imports. That wasn’t always the case. In 1970, the United States spent $3 billion on foreign oil....

    • Posted September 1, 2013
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    The 22nd Annual World Championship Firefighter Combat Challenge hits Vegas

    What a sight. Despite the balmy 70-degree weather outside the Stratosphere Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, dozens of firefighters have gathered in the vast parking lot, all decked out in heavy gear including helmets, coats, pants,...

    • Posted September 1, 2013
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