Archive for February, 2011

Freight Volume

I have noticed  the normal slow down of some freight in certain areas may be hanging on a bit longer than normal. I also see fuel prices rising yet again. I wonder, will the folks who set fuel surcharges ever seem to keep on top of the volatile price index of a barrel of oil […]


Winter Hangs On

Winter has come back with a vengeance. For those of you who were seeing some milder temperatures and a major amount of snow melt, winter did a u-turn and has come right back. I had just made a run from Montana down to San Diego and back to Washington state, hauling skid steers down and […]


Winter Storm Hits Transportation Grid

Hunker down and hope for the best. The newest winter storm to hit could prove a problem for our transportation grid and delivery of goods. Many store shelves have been hit hard with people stocking up on the basics of life in anticipation that the storm may stop them from reasonable travel. The best thing […]