Flatbed Rates Increase

Flatbed Rates Increase There has been an uptick in flatbed rates across the country for the near-term and year-over-year.  The demand within the industry has driven some of the increase across the industry.  In addition, production has moved upward slightly.  Some of this uptick can be attributed to seasonality.  The chart below identifies the different… Read more »

CDL A Lease Purchase Truck Drivers! Strong Freight! Brand New Equipment! Industry Leader – Davis Transport

Freedom. Reliability. Ownership. Ask any flatbed trucker and those three traits are their primary focus when looking for a flatbed lease purchase program. For more than 50 years, Davis Transport Inc., has been building relationships with their clients by putting safety and customer satisfaction first. Maintaining those standards takes quality flatbed owner operators who take… Read more »

3 Ways To Save On Tires At Davis Transport

At Davis Transport we are constantly looking for ways to make our driving team more successful.  At Davis Transport we have an exceptional tire program that maximizes casing value and allows owner-operators to save significant money on their tire purchases.  On top of saving money on the tires and consistently having casing credits to use… Read more »

Spring and Late Winter Weather Driving Tips from Davis Transport Inc

Davis Transport, Inc. is a leading flatbed transportation company. Davis Transport, Inc. only works with the best flatbed truckers who put safety and customer service above all. We are currently recruiting for flatbed independent contractors to join our fleet. Whether you are a veteran flatbed owner operator or a trucker looking to start your own… Read more »

Freight Index Trends Up

The amount of freight moved by U.S. for-hire transportation companies increased for the second straight month in January 2016. The DOT’s Freight Transportation Services Index (TSI) rose 0.5% in January to a reading of 122.2, while the December 2015 index was revised upward to 121.6 from 121 in last month’s release. This latest figure is… Read more »

Big Sky Canvas Flatbed Tarp Coupon Code

At Davis Transport, Inc we are constantly working to provide ways to make others in the transportation industry more successful. Recently we reached out to a local company in Montana called Big Sky Canvas to see if we could put together a tarp deal for anyone that receives this email. Big Sky Canvas has agreed to… Read more »

Winter Driving Tips for Flatbed Owner Operators

Winter is upon us with Spring around the corner.  For many of our flatbed owner operators and drivers the adverse weather is a constant obstacle. It is inevitable that a flatbed owner operator will not only face tough conditions on the road, but will likely have to exit the cab to inspect and retarp loads…. Read more »