IN: Restrictions on Oversize Load Travel During Wildfire
Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb has directed certain states to ease regulations on oversize loads hauling hay as many are in great need of animal feed.  Oversize loads carrying hay had been restricted in certain states, including Texas, Kansas and Oklahoma due to recent of wildfires. Any oversize loads traveling to or from … Read More
Mi: Spring Weight Restrictions Still in Effect
Published by the Michigan DOT Effective ½ hour before sunrise Tuesday, April 4, 2017 weight restrictions will be lifted from the southern Michigan/Indiana & Ohio border north to the Mackinac Bridge. Weight restrictions are still in effect and will be imposed and enforced on all state trunkline highways in the … Read More
Truckload Freight Rates on the Rise According to DAT Solutions
According to DAT Solutions, truckload freight rates are on the up, despite considerably less freight.  The national average rate for vans and reefers each increased 6 cents to $1.69 per mile and $1.93 per mile respectively. Flatbeds were up 4 cents to $2.07 per mile. Rates in all sectors were the … Read More