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OOIDA warns fuel-efficiency mandate will drive up the cost of equipment

The Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association (OOIDA) and its members are warning that the Obama administration’s proposed fuel-economy standards for medium- and heavy-duty trucks could put the cost of new trucks out of reach for many of America’s hard-working professional truckers.

What is the Shuttle Fleet?

If you ever pick up trucking mags while you are on the road, you have likely seen the ads, "DriveAtlas... Shuttle Fleet drop & hook trailer delivery service. Just Drive!" So, what is the Shuttle Fleet? The Shuttle Fleet is a nationwide drop-and-hook trailer delivery division of Atlas moving both loaded and empty trailers throughout the lower 48 states. This owner operator division is signed on directly to Atlas headquarters where we not only offer a high pay rate, our drivers don’t have to compete with company drivers for loads. We also pay all dispatched miles (loaded, empty and bobtail) and are...

Latest Safe Drivers Listing - January 2014

The following is the January 2014 Safe Drivers list. As always, your attention to safety is not only greatly appreciated, it is what keeps us in good standing with CSA and is evidence to our customers that Atlas is the best option for moving and products/exhibit transportation. Special recognition to the 23 on the list with over 1,000,000 safe miles, five of which who exceeded the 2,000,000 mark this month!