Details on Abbott and Trumps Declaration of Disaster

Texas Governor, Gregg Abbott’s permit waiver and President Trump’s Declaration of Disaster has lifted some restrictions on the movement of oversize/overweight loads that are aiding in disaster relief in and around southeast Texas, according to a Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) release. As a result of both, a special … Read More

Medallion Launches Crowdfunding Campaign to Help Victims of Hurricane Harvey

Medallion Transport & Logistics parent company, Medallion Transport Holdings has launched a crowdfunding campaign to raise money for victims of Hurricane Harvey. With much of southeastern Texas in shambles, the company’s GoFundMe campaign, will help provide aid to families directly affected by the storm. The campaign’s goal is to raise … Read More

Hurricane Harvey: Commercial & Oversize Travel Update

The state of Texas and other federal agencies have issued warnings, including travel advisories that will impact commercial and oversize transportation as Hurricane Harvey hits land. Drivers in the storm’s patch should be aware of severe flooding as the category 2 – potentially category 3 – makes landfall. Storms of … Read More

IOWA DOT to Install System to Help Drivers Along I-80

The Iowa Department of Transportation announced that by 2019, rest areas along Iowa’s Interstate 80 freight route will include technology to assist truck drivers traveling the highway to track parking availability. Iowa’s DOT July I-80 planning study includes a chapter on automated corridors and how vehicle technology can improve safety … Read More

DAT Live Server Maintenance Set for Sat., Aug. 12

DAT will be performing server maintenance to their live servers on Saturday, August 12 from 3 p.m to 11 p.m. (PT).  During this time, the live servers for DAT Power web and DAT RateView will be unavailable and FTP/Connection requests will fail. None of Medallion’s freight agents will be able … Read More

Nebraska: Oversized Travel Restrictions During Solar Eclipse

Several states along the path of the upcoming Solar Eclipse – which takes place on Monday, Aug. 21 – will have some oversized/over-dimensional travel restrictions. Colorado is restricting all oversize/overweight travel North of Highway 50 from Kansas to Utah beginning sundown Thursday, Aug. 17 through sunrise Wednesday, Aug. 23. Georgia has … Read More

DAT Live Server Maintenance Set for Sat., Aug. 12

DAT will be performing server maintenance to their live servers on Tuesday, August 8 from 6 p.m to 6:15 p.m. (PDT).  During this time, the live servers for DAT Power web and DAT RateView will be unavailable and FTP/Connection requests will fail. None of Medallion’s freight agents will be able … Read More