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  • IN MEMORY OF Jean-Claude Arseneault May 11, 1943 – November 21, 2018 On November 21st our friend and colleague J.C. Arsenault passed away.  J.C. was one of our sales reps and he has been managing the distribution of our magazines in the East Coast since 2006.  He has been an important part of our team…

  • Gary appeared on the first cover of Over the Road Magazine in December of 1993. He was then 50 years old and had been driving for 25 years. It is easy arithmetic but when I recently spoke to him his first words were: “I am 75 and still driving truck!” On the telephone, Gary is…

  •   Sargents established its roots in 1983 in the wholesome town of Mars Hill, Maine. Over the last three decades Sargent Trucking has grown to better serve their dedicated fleet, independent contractors and 50 offices and agents across the US and Canada. Sargents believes in the dedication and teamwork that built it. With dedicated customers,…

  • Marilyn and Ted Daniel did not come from a trucking background. The vision they brought to their trucking venture came from other industries. Ted, a Chartered Accountant by Profession, has worked in financing and on corporate turnarounds. He has a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and an Honours degree in Business Administration. Marilyn has an…

  • For fleet managers and Owner-Operators of Class 7 or 8 trucks, keeping all the various lights on a trailer functioning properly can eliminate a considerable amount of trouble. This includes avoiding CSA fines or citations for severity points, but also eliminating a glaring reason for law enforcement to pull a vehicle over. In fact, more…

  • Theodore Roosevelt once summed up his approach to successful foreign policy by quipping: “speak softly, and carry a big stick.” Brian Taylor, founder of Liberty Linehaul, is also known for his diplomacy and getting results – minus the stick. Soft spoken and thoughtful, when Brian Taylor has something to say, everybody listens – because they…

  • Kriska Transportation Group Acquires Service Freight Systems   Prescott, Ontario and Burlington Ontario, September 1, 2017 – Kriska Transportation Group (KTG) is pleased to announce the acquisition of Service Freight Systems (SFS) based in Burlington, Ontario. Service Freight Systems will continue to be led by the current management team, including Rob Ten Brinke as General…

  • Over The Road May Issue now online!