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June 19, 2018
3 Reminders Help Drivers Keep Their Cool in Summer
truck driving during summertime

Truck Driving During Summertime “I’m gonna raise a fuss, I’m gonna raise a holler About a-workin’ all summer just to try to earn a dollar.” “Summertime Blues” by Eddie Cochran Now that you have that oldie but goodie stuck in your head, let’s talk about truck driving during summertime. It isn’t the most glamorous job […]

June 13, 2018
Trucking With Pets: Summer Safety Tips

What You Need to Know About Trucking With Pets Trucking with pets always brings rewards and new challenges for each season. Last fall, we talked with a couple of Dynamic drivers about how they care for their pets while on the road in the winter. With the temperatures already warm and continuing to rise, let’s […]

June 6, 2018
7 Pro Tips to be a Great Truck Driver

How to be a Great Truck Driver We have a great pool of experts to draw from in our Dynamic family when it comes to learning the best ways to handle the job of a truck driver. From our guys in the shop, the folks in the office and the drivers on the road, we’ve […]

May 29, 2018
Heads Up, Drivers! It’s Trucking Inspection Time

The Annual CVSA Trucking Inspections It’s that time of year when the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) conducts their annual safety inspection blitz across North America. While Level 1 inspections are ramping up, there’s no reason a driver’s blood pressure should be also. Let’s cover all of the points, so you’ll know what to expect […]

May 23, 2018
Dynamic Paves New Road for Driver Rob Greely

Meet Dynamic Driver Rob Greely Rob Greely has a nontraditional path to trucking compared to most drivers on the road. Based out of the Lake of the Ozarks area of Missouri now, his speech still holds some of the soft, rounded vowels from growing up in Northern Wisconsin. A self-described jack of all trades, Rob […]

May 17, 2018
Home on the Road – Dynamic Trucks Combine Comfort & Power

Dynamic Trucks Combine Comfort & Power We’ve spent a lot of word space talking about the ins and outs of being a truck driver but not as much time on the truck that makes the driver. Dynamic Transit’s fleet is completely made of Peterbilt trucks that serve as reliable workhorses and homes away from home. […]

May 9, 2018
Truckers, Don’t Drive Yourself Crazy

6 Mental Health Tips for the Summer Schools are closing for summer and more cars are crowding the highways as vacations send people on the road. The longer daylight hours and the added traffic go a long way to light a short fuse on any truck driver. It’s just as important to keep yourself mentally […]

May 2, 2018
Why Being a Company Driver Is Better Than an Owner Operator

3 Reasons Why Being a Company Driver Is Better Than an Owner Operator Every truck driver comes to a point in their career where they debate whether to stay a company driver or become an owner-operator. It’s a favorite conversation around the lunch counter at any truck stop across the nation, and both sides have […]

April 30, 2018
Dynamic Transit Announces Plan for Largest Driver Pay Increase

Dynamic Transit Announces its Plan to Increase Driver Pay with the Biggest Pay Increase in Company History. Dynamic Transit Company increases pay starting June 1, 2018. Granite City, May 1, 2018— Dynamic Transit Company announces its plan to increase pay for company drivers effective June 1, 2018. Owners Fred and Michele Khani will increase driver […]

April 25, 2018
Under Dynamic’s Hood with Mechanic Jay Hills, Sr.

Dynamic Transit Mechanic, Jay Hills, Sr. As a kid, Jay Hills, Sr. always wanted to be around the big trucks. He grew up to become a mechanic, but as life happens, it took him a while to make it to the trucks. Eleven years ago, Dynamic Transit’s owners Fred and Michele gave Jay an opportunity […]