Operation Safe Driver Week 2017

From October 15-21, 2017 Operation Safe Driver Week will take place across North America, which law enforcement officers will be on the lookout for dangerous driving behavior in both passenger vehicle drivers and commercial vehicle drivers. Dangerous driving behavior such as speeding, aggressive driving, improper lane changes, texting, failure to … Read More

Pilot Flying J Irma Update: Store Update & Road Conditions

Pilot Flying J released the following statement at 11 a.m. EST today (Tuesday, Sept. 12) with updates on recovery efforts from Hurricane Irma.  Store Operations: Open Locations: Florida: Baldwin, FL #087 Cocoa, FL #088 Ellenton, FL #089 Ft Pierce, FL #090 Ocala, FL #092 Punta Gorda, FL #094 Wildwood, FL … Read More

Pilot/Flying J has released a severe weather update for Hurricane Irma.  Here are the following closed locations: The following locations in Florida now closed: Cocoa, FL – #088 Ellenton, FL – #089 Ft Pierce, FL – #090 Punta Gorda, FL – #094 Yeehaw Junction, FL – #096 Ft Myers, FL … Read More

National Truck Driver Appreciation Week is Sept. 10-16

National Truck Driver Appreciation Week will be celebrated September 10-16, 2017 across the United States.  At this time, America, including Medallion Transport & Logistics will honor all professional truck drivers who safely deliver America’s most essential goods. Medallion Transport & Logistics strives to recognize all drivers everyday, whether you are … Read More

Cargo Theft May Increase this Labor Day Weekend

According to the cargo theft recording firm, SensiGuard, fleet and cargo theft will see more activity over Labor Day weekend.  The firm cited date from Labor Day weekends between 2012 and 2016, which 39 percent more thefts occurred than normal, non-holiday weekends. In 2016, 14 cargo thefts totaled more than … 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

Medallion President and CEO Highlighted by Aljex

Medallion Transport Holdings, Inc. President and CEO Gary Weilheimer was recently highlighted in an article featured on Aljex.com. The article portrays the partnership between Medallion and Aljex , a transportation logistics management software, and mentions the success of Medallion since the company was formed by Weilheimer in 2009. Medallion has … Read More

The Ohio Department of Transportation is moving forward to alleviate costly delays in move superloads through the state. Setting up bridge monitors for loads of configurations of over 13 axles has had delays of up to two weeks. Effective immediately, the Ohio DOT has capped that process at 48 hours. … Read More

A recent report released by the United States Department of Transportation focuses on some specific challenges in the transportation industry. Released in January 2017, the 239-page report, Beyond Traffic 2045, discusses the growth expected in the US by 2045 and the transportation challenges that will come about as a result. … Read More

IDAHO SENATE TRANSPORTATION BACKS MEGALOAD RULE CHANGE

Transportation Topics recently reported that the Idaho Transportation Department received legislature approval for a rule change that paves the way for a statewide permitting system for oversize loads. The Senate Transportation Committee approved the proposal that will now allow the state department to issue oversize permits for all commercial trucks … Read More