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January 17, 2018
A Truck Driver’s Guide to Per Diem Pay
Per diem pay

A Truck Driver’s Guide to Per Diem Pay “We offer per diem pay!” You see this phrase a lot on trucking job ads, but what exactly is per diem pay? How is it different from your normal paycheck? We spoke with Jodi Nevills, payroll and billing manager at Dynamic Transit, to explain. What is per […]

January 8, 2018
The Dynamic Difference: Why Our Drivers Choose Us

The Dynamic Difference: Why Our Drivers Choose Us   For more than 30 years, Dynamic Transit has built our reputation on our drivers. We know that hiring the best drivers and treating them with respect is the key to our success. But why take our word for it? We recently caught up with a few […]

January 5, 2018
Dynamic Transit Company Announces its Plan to Fully Transition to a Fleet of 2018 Peterbilt 389

Dynamic Transit Company transitioning fleet to all Peterbilt 389 Granite City, January 8, 2018— Dynamic Transit Company announces its plan to fully transition to a fleet of 2018 Peterbilt 389. Dynamic Transit Company recently purchased 100 new 2018 Peterbilt 389’s. Dynamic Transit Company continues to expand its fleet by purchasing first class equipment to keep […]

January 3, 2018
Driver Shares Dynamic Pride

Driver Shares Dynamic Pride Mark Brown is a veteran driver with thirty-one years of pacing pavement under his belt. He came to Dynamic around two years ago, and while he runs the lower 48, he is primarily based in the Northwest near his home in Wilsonville, OR. We caught up with Mark while he was […]

December 21, 2017
Switching Trucking Companies : 5 Dos and Don’ts During Your Transition

A few months ago we talked about knowing when it is time to break-up with your current trucking company. As the year draws to a close and you think about the changes in your future, or changes you wish you would make, it will be valuable to know how to leave your trucking company on […]

December 7, 2017
4 Ways To Better Utilize Your Hours of Service to Maximize Your Earnings

You might not realize you’re cutting yourself short when it comes to maximizing the amount you earn. As an OTR driver, you have a limited amount of time you can drive. Driving equals money. So, if you’re not fully utilizing your hours, you’re cutting yourself short on the amount you can make. Use these four […]

November 28, 2017
The Real Deal of Sign-On Bonuses

Tis the season to be giving and with it comes an extra wave of sign-on bonus offers from many of the mega trucking companies. You’ve got to hand it to their marketing teams for waiting until the holiday season – a time when everyone wants to be more generous than their bank accounts will allow, […]

November 22, 2017
A Helping of Thanksgiving for Truckers

As we settle into our long Thanksgiving weekend routines – traveling on Wednesday, feasting on Thursday, shopping on Friday, recovering on Saturday, and preparing for a normal week on Sunday – it’s easy to lose track of the behind the scenes work that makes it all possible. This is a special thank you to the […]

November 16, 2017
Avoiding Wrong Turns

There aren’t many things that are more nerve-wracking in the day-to-day job of a truck driver than making sure you’re on time. Accounting for any number of incidents along the route takes extra planning and care along the way. Let’s take a look at the ways technology can help us out there. GPS Navigation Dynamic […]

November 9, 2017
Dynamic Transit Leads Truck Drivers in Smooth E-Log Transition

If you’ve been around the trucking industry for any amount of time, you’ve heard the discussion of e-logs or electronic logs circulating through the truck stops. The rules regarding electronic logs have been years in the making with the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA). The devices themselves have changed names from EOBR (electronic on-board […]