Medallion Announces Halloween Contest Winners

Medallion Transport & Logistics’ corporate Olive Branch, MS office has announced the winners of its Halloween work station decorating contest.  While each staff member pieced together their most creative and festive display, it was up to Medallion Transport & Logistics’ Facebook fans to name the winner. For a week, company Facebook … Read More

Medallion Seeks Experienced Flatbed Broker

Medallion Transport & Logistics, a leader in logistics project management in North America, is looking for an experienced Flatbed Broker to work with its corporate Olive Branch, MS office. We are specifically looking for a Flatbed Broker with a solid foundation of flatbed business, who is self-starting and motivated to … Read More

Ports of LA/Long Beach Experiencing Congestion, Delays

The ports of Los Angeles/Long Beach are experiencing severe congestion and are experiencing major delays.  The ports have a shortage of equipment, which is also causing a snowball effect.  This unfortunately has a negative impact not only on the ports, but also on the U.S. rail and intermodal trucking networks … Read More

ELD Mandate, Hurricane Recovery Could Result in Shift to Capacity & Rates

As hurricane recovery efforts in Texas and Florida continue, and the electronic logging device (ELD) mandate implementation deadline nears, the trucking industry may face some challenges, including a shift in both capacity and rates. According to industry experts, some who spoke at the recent FTR Conference in Indianapolis, the shift … Read More

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) is hosting an online webcast on the electronic logging device (ELD) mandate on Wednesday, Oct. 11 from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. ET.  No registration is necessary, anyone interested can just visit www.fmcsa.dot.gov/ELD-event  by 12:30 p.m. ET to join. The online webcast is a live … Read More

Live Hours of Service Q&A Session with FMCSA

The Federal Motor Carriers Safety Administration (FMCSA) will host two live Hours of Service (HOS) question & answer (Q&A) sessions this month. Each webinar will address the number of hours that a commercial motor vehicle (CMV) driver can be on the road and the number of hours a CMV can … Read More

Flying J/Pilot Hurricane Nate Update

The below update was released by Pilot J at 2:30 pm EST Sunday, Oct. 8 on store operations that were in the path of Hurricane Nate. Store Operations: The following locations have re-opened. Alabama Pilot 302 – Theodore, AL Pilot 75 – Satsuma, AL Louisiana Pilot 82 – Laplace, LA … Read More

The ELD Implementation Deadline is Fast Approaching

The ELD (Electronic Logging Device) mandate is fast approaching.  On December 18, 2017 the mandate will be official and all commercial motor vehicles will have made the switch to electronic logging. ELD’s will be used to electronically record a driver’s Record of Duty Status (RODS), which replaces the paper logbook … Read More

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