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Why You Should Consider Outsourcing Your Semi Trailer Fleet

Why You Should Consider Outsourcing Your Semi Trailer Fleet

If your company brings in or ships out anything from raw materials to finished products, you probably utilize semi trailers of various types. This may include dry vans, refrigerated trailers, flatbeds, lift gates, etc. If you provide that equipment, you know that it requires significant work to keep track of your inventory, including ensuring that every trailer is maintained correctly.

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What Is a Telescopic Semi Trailer?

What Is a Telescopic Semi Trailer?

It’s more common today than ever to see telescopic semi trailers on the road. Also called extendable flatbed trailers, expandable flatbed trailers and stretch-deck trailers, they can carry especially long items that standard flatbeds can’t accommodate.

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Semi Trailers and the Move to Renewable Energy

Semi Trailers and the Move to Renewable Energy

As the transportation industry looks for ways to move to renewable, clean energy sources, the focus often is on powering trucks. However, researchers and manufacturers are increasingly looking at the energy needs—and the energy-generating potential—of semi trailers.

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Hauling a Semi Trailer on Snowy Roads? Use These 10 Tips.

Hauling a Semi Trailer on Snowy Roads? Use These 10 Tips.

Even for the most experienced drivers, hauling a semi trailer on snowy or icy roads poses some significant challenges. From increased stopping distances to poor visibility, winter weather greatly increases the risk of an accident. And, of course, winter storms can move in quickly and turn dry pavement into a treacherous “skating rink” in a matter of minutes.

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9 Tips for Keeping Cargo Safe in a Semi Trailer

9 Tips for Keeping Cargo Safe in a Semi Trailer

Whether you own your semi trailers or rent semi trailers, the risk of cargo theft is always present. It seems that news reports about cargo theft are more common every day. And the dollar amounts in these losses continue to increase, as well. Depending on what you’re hauling, it’s easy for the value of your cargo to exceed six figures. And the total annual losses from cargo theft are easily in the tens of billions of dollars.

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