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December 23, 2019
Dynamic Transit: The Year in Review
Dynamic Transit Peterbilt Truck

It’s that time of the year again. The time when we look back at the past year to see what we’ve accomplished. At Dynamic Transit, our 2019 year in review focuses on our employees. We couldn’t do what we do without them!     In 2019, Dynamic drivers drove 29,619,505.4 miles (as of 12-23-19 at […]

July 11, 2019
Dynamic Transit is Heading to Hazelwood

Small businesses make up an essential part of the United States economy. There are 30.2 million such businesses in this country, and they comprise almost half of the U.S.’ total employee workforce. Perhaps a bit surprising, these small businesses make up 99.9 percent of all the nation’s businesses. Establishing a small business is apparently easier […]

June 27, 2019
The Hunt for a Truck with A Manual Transmission

Driving with a newer vehicle comes with a lot of perks: more advanced technology, less wear and tear and (hopefully) fewer repairs. At Dynamic Transit, each and every one of our drivers is either in or soon will be in a 2018 or newer Peterbilt 389. We outfit each truck with TriPac auxiliary power units […]

June 20, 2019
Benefits of Having the Best Lanes in the Business

We recently gave you a list of five reasons to join Dynamic Transit and what it’s like as one of our over-the-road drivers. Our new, reliable equipment, updated technology and elite command center provide our drivers with the tools for success. Our family atmosphere makes us a place drivers want to work. Above all, we strive […]

May 23, 2019
The Advantages of GPS Tracking Systems on Trucks

You may think trucks rarely have things stolen from them due to their sheer size and obvious presence. You’d be wrong. The United States trucking industry experienced a reported 592 cargo thefts of cargo in 2018. These thefts average $142,342 in stolen property per incident. Full truckloads constituted 74 percent of those thefts. Most occurred […]

May 9, 2019
What’s life like as a Dynamic OTR driver?

With an estimated 1.8 million drivers in the United States working for approximately 500,000 trucking companies, there are a lot of choices available in the profession. Some drivers prefer short hauls that allow them to be home every weekend. Others like covering more of the country. Whatever their preference, there are a multitude of options […]

April 4, 2019
Tax Tips for Professional Drivers

  It’s finally spring! Time for warmer temperatures, baseball season…and taxes. Though the deadline for filing taxes is Monday, April 15, many United States residents have yet to complete theirs. If that includes you, there are some things to keep in mind so you’re not scrambling to avoid a penalty for filing late. There is […]

March 28, 2019
Top Five Trucking Influencers

Whether you happen to be at the outset of your trucking career or well into the trucking lifestyle, there’s a multitude of blogs and social media personalities on the internet that can help shape your personal experience. From insight into the mind and thinking of seasoned truckers – to everyday advice for greenhorns – to […]

February 28, 2019
Why Is There a Truck Driver Shortage?

Over the last few years, the trucking industry has seen a significant decrease in the number of truck drivers. At the same time, the demand for drivers is at an all-time high. The American Trucking Associations (ATA) estimate that the industry is currently understaffed by about 63,000 drivers. Today we’re looking at reasons for the […]

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 […]