Fleet Management http://bulktransporter.com/taxonomy/term/7348/more en Lewis-Goetz partners with OPW Engineered Systems for loading arm products, services http://bulktransporter.com/transloading/lewis-goetz-partners-opw-engineered-systems-loading-arm-products-services <div class="node-body article-body"><p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><font face="Calibri" size="3">Lewis-Goetz, an ERIKS company, announced it was named a Platinum Distributor of OPW Engineered System&rsquo;s loading arm products. In addition, Lewis-Goetz&rsquo; service center in Houston TX was recognized as an OPW factory-authorized repair facility.</font></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;">&nbsp;</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/transloading/lewis-goetz-partners-opw-engineered-systems-loading-arm-products-services" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/transloading/lewis-goetz-partners-opw-engineered-systems-loading-arm-products-services#comments Transloading News Tue, 10 Oct 2017 13:59:00 +0000 56961 at http://bulktransporter.com North American heavy-, medium-duty preliminary orders show 3-month high http://bulktransporter.com/trends/north-american-heavy-medium-duty-preliminary-orders-show-3-month-high <div class="node-body article-body"><p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><font face="Calibri" size="3">North American medium- and heavy-duty Classes 5-8 net orders improved to a three-month high in September, and hit a 27-month high when seasonally adjusted. </font></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;">&nbsp;</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/trends/north-american-heavy-medium-duty-preliminary-orders-show-3-month-high" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/trends/north-american-heavy-medium-duty-preliminary-orders-show-3-month-high#comments Trends News Tue, 10 Oct 2017 13:58:00 +0000 56951 at http://bulktransporter.com Photos: Indian River 2017 http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/photos-indian-river-2017 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Related story:&nbsp;Indian River opens foodgrade wash rack in Mission TX,&nbsp;expands cleaning operations across system</p> </div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/photos-indian-river-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/photos-indian-river-2017#comments Tank Fleets Tank Cleaning Thu, 05 Oct 2017 22:13:00 +0000 56871 at http://bulktransporter.com Photos: Mennel Milling Company 2017 http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/photos-mennel-milling-company-2017 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Related story:&nbsp;Company fleet helps ensure Mennel Milling&rsquo;s ability to meet&nbsp;customers&rsquo; needs for on-time delivery of flour</p> </div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/photos-mennel-milling-company-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/photos-mennel-milling-company-2017#comments Tank Fleets Thu, 05 Oct 2017 22:07:00 +0000 56861 at http://bulktransporter.com Photos: Eagle Transport 2017 http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/photos-eagle-transport-2017 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Related article:&nbsp;Eagle Transport thriving with a lean, efficient milk-hauling operation</p> </div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/photos-eagle-transport-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/photos-eagle-transport-2017#comments Tank Fleets Thu, 05 Oct 2017 21:40:00 +0000 56851 at http://bulktransporter.com Indian River opens foodgrade wash rack in Mission TX, expands cleaning operations across system http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/indian-river-opens-foodgrade-wash-rack-mission-tx-expands-cleaning-operations-across-sys <div class="node-body article-body"><p>A NEW two-bay foodgrade wash rack in Mission, Texas is helping Indian River Transport Inc to better service customers on both sides of the US-Mexico border. In addition to the Indian River fleet, the wash rack is open to other foodgrade tank haulers.</p> <p>In operation since March, the wash rack currently has the capability to clean up to 20 tank trailers a day. Like the other tank cleaning facilities in the Indian River system, the new wash rack has Juice Processor Association and Kosher certification.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/indian-river-opens-foodgrade-wash-rack-mission-tx-expands-cleaning-operations-across-sys" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/indian-river-opens-foodgrade-wash-rack-mission-tx-expands-cleaning-operations-across-sys#comments Tank Fleets Tank Cleaning Thu, 05 Oct 2017 20:35:00 +0000 56801 at http://bulktransporter.com Company fleet helps ensure Mennel Milling’s ability to meet customers’ needs for on-time delivery of flour http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/company-fleet-helps-ensure-mennel-milling-s-ability-meet-customers-needs-time-delivery-f <div class="node-body article-body"><p>AS ONE of the oldest flour millers in the country, The Mennel Milling Company, headquartered in Fostoria, Ohio, has seen a lot of change over more than 130 years. But one thing has remained consistent&mdash;family ownership.</p> <p>D Ford Mennel, CEO of the company, represents the fifth generation of the milling company, which was started in 1886. To put that longevity in perspective, Grover Cleveland was President and the Statue of Liberty was dedicated in New York City.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/company-fleet-helps-ensure-mennel-milling-s-ability-meet-customers-needs-time-delivery-f" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/company-fleet-helps-ensure-mennel-milling-s-ability-meet-customers-needs-time-delivery-f#comments Tank Fleets Thu, 05 Oct 2017 20:18:00 +0000 56791 at http://bulktransporter.com Eagle Transport thriving with a lean, efficient milk-hauling operation http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/eagle-transport-thriving-lean-efficient-milk-hauling-operation <div class="node-body article-body"><p>IN THE late 1980s, brothers Paul and Larry Shirk were looking for better truck driving opportunities. Once farmers in northwestern Missouri, they were driving for a general freight hauler.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/eagle-transport-thriving-lean-efficient-milk-hauling-operation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/eagle-transport-thriving-lean-efficient-milk-hauling-operation#comments Tank Fleets Thu, 05 Oct 2017 20:08:00 +0000 56781 at http://bulktransporter.com Companies join forces on tankcar cleaning, repairs near San Antonio TX http://bulktransporter.com/tank-cleaning/companies-join-forces-tankcar-cleaning-repairs-near-san-antonio-tx <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Rail rolling stock maintenance giant Rescar Companies (Rescar) has signed a deal with The Woodlands TX-based The CRU Group under which subsidiary CRU Railcar Services will provide tankcar cleaning and switching services for Rescar&#39;s new Fast Track location within the Alamo Junction Rail Park in Elmendorf TX 20 miles south of San Antonio TX.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/tank-cleaning/companies-join-forces-tankcar-cleaning-repairs-near-san-antonio-tx" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/tank-cleaning/companies-join-forces-tankcar-cleaning-repairs-near-san-antonio-tx#comments Transloading Tank Cleaning News Wed, 04 Oct 2017 16:29:00 +0000 56751 at http://bulktransporter.com IHS Markit offers latest assessment on supply chain recovery from Hurricanes Harvey and Irma http://bulktransporter.com/trends/ihs-markit-offers-latest-assessment-supply-chain-recovery-hurricanes-harvey-and-irma <div class="node-body article-body"><p>IHS Markit, a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, has released a new report on the impact of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma on the national and regional economies, transportation infrastructure, automotive industry and the crude oil, refining, and chemical sectors.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/trends/ihs-markit-offers-latest-assessment-supply-chain-recovery-hurricanes-harvey-and-irma" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/trends/ihs-markit-offers-latest-assessment-supply-chain-recovery-hurricanes-harvey-and-irma#comments Trends News Wed, 04 Oct 2017 15:41:00 +0000 56731 at http://bulktransporter.com Joe Raedle/Getty Images News/Getty Images