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How to determine trailer length for heavy equipment hauling using Kingpin to Rear Axle limits

How to determine trailer length for heavy equipment...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Mar 26, 2015

Contractors and heavy equipment haulers often ask the question, “What is the longest trailer or semitrailer I can use?” The ...

DumpTruckLoads.com connects contractors and truck owners through an easy-to-use load board

DumpTruckLoads.com connects contractors and truck...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Feb 26, 2015

A new construction industry start-up from Pennsylvania has launched a dump-truck-specific load board as an online service, accessible from both desktop and ...

VIDEO: Semi truck jumps over F1 car, lands 83 feet later to set a world record

VIDEO: Semi truck jumps over F1 car, lands 83 feet...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 25, 2014

If you were wondering what the coolest way to nearly destroy an 18-wheeler is, we've got your answer. In the video ...

Future for trucking bright? ATA predicts so

Future for trucking bright? ATA predicts so

Posted by Staff Report on Jul 23, 2014

Trucking will see continued growth both in freight and revenue in the next 10 years, according to the American Trucking ...

Trucking parking bans instituted in Washington state

Posted by Staff Report on Jul 21, 2014

Washington’s Pierce County became the state’s second county this month to bar truck parking on residential streets in unincorporated areas. Pierce ...

The future begins today: Technology that will revolutionize trucking is already here

The future begins today: Technology that will...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jul 11, 2014

It’s a cold, rainy morning in Aachen, Germany. I’m on the tail end of a two-week jaunt through Europe that ...

Lawsuit alleges Caterpillar hid defects in 2007-2010 engines from buyers

Lawsuit alleges Caterpillar hid defects in 2007-2010...

Posted by James Jaillet on May 08, 2014

Nearly 10 class-action lawsuits have been filed against Caterpillar claiming that its 2007-2010 year model ACERT C13 and C15 engines ...

VIDEO: Trucking company owner parodies Van Damme’s “Epic Split” to demonstrate the dangers of Obamacare

VIDEO: Trucking company owner parodies Van...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 09, 2013

A few weeks ago, an ad by Volvo Trucks took the Internet by storm. It featured action star Jean Claude ...

Energy, fuel and the federal regulatory tsunami dominate the conversation at the 2013 Construction Symposium

Energy, fuel and the federal regulatory tsunami...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Aug 23, 2013

Contractors and heavy equipment fleet managers got an earful of what challenges await them in the construction industry and what ...

VIDEO: Overdrive interviews Ice Road Truckers star Lisa Kelly

VIDEO: Overdrive interviews Ice Road Truckers star Lisa...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 09, 2013

While kicking around at the Mid-America Trucking Show a couple of weeks ago, our sister site Overdrive scored an exclusive ...

Transportation experiences 28,000-job loss in March

Transportation experiences 28,000-job loss in March

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Apr 05, 2013

Despite a decrease in national unemployment, the transportation sector experienced a decrease of 28,000 jobs in March, The Hill reported. Transportation ...

Hebe retires from Navistar

Hebe retires from Navistar

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Oct 08, 2012

James L. Hebe, Navistar's senior vice president, North America Sales Operations, will retire from Navistar, the company announced today. Hebe, 63, ...

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