Tag Archive for: trucking company

Truck Market Analysis: Q1 2018

There are a multitude of factors contributing to the tight truck market that we will cover in this article: ELD Mandate, Consumer Confidence/Spot Market, Driver Shortage, Visa Enforcement and Weather. Electronic Logging Devices (ELDs) The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), a branch of the US Department of Transportation (DOT), has mandated the installation of […]

Summer Solstice & Logistics

  It’s officially summer! Today is the Summer Solstice. The analemma (figure 8 looking image) is what Meteorologists use to calculate the sun angle at noon on any given day.  Today, in the northern hemisphere, the sun is at its highest spot in the sky for the year.  This means the sun is directly over […]