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What is a Cab-Over?

Have you ever been driving down the road and spot an odd looking semitruck with what looks to be no engine in the front? Well, congrats- you've just spotted one of the last trucks of its kind here in America- the cab-over. These big rigs used to be all over the roads from coast to coast, but since the late 90's they've become a thing of the past. In this article we'll go over how they came to be and why they began to leave.

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FreightCenter Freight Facts

Discover FreightCenter's top 10 surprising freight facts from 2019 and 2020, showcasing our role in moving essential items like face masks and even a chandelier to Kilkea Castle, Ireland. With over 20 years of experience, we connect shippers with the right carriers, offering efficient and secure transportation solutions worldwide.

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Basics of Freight Shipping

Freight shipping, vital for global trade, encompasses bulk cargo movement via various modes. With a $700.1 billion contribution to the U.S. economy, as per the American Trucking Trends 2018 report, understanding its basics is crucial. At FreightCenter, we facilitate efficient shipping by connecting clients to carriers and offering tailored solutions.

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Train Robberies

Train robberies thrive in intermodal transport, especially in Los Angeles where organized thieves exploit cargo container derailments for online sale. The Port of Los Angeles faces theft amidst backlog. Union Pacific blames law enforcement, while the LA District Attorney notes fewer criminal cases. Cargo thefts are likely to persist.

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Feel Good Friday: Quarantine Puppy Love

With shelters seeing record adoptions, now's the perfect time to bring home a new companion. From basic training tips to fostering opportunities, there are many ways to help during this pandemic. While we can't offer puppies, we're here to provide feel-good content and essential updates.

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Maersk Methanol Mega-Ships

Discover the revolutionary Maersk Methanol Mega-Ships! Leading the way is the Ane Maersk, the world's first methanol-powered container ship, setting new standards for sustainability. With its innovative design and commitment to reducing greenhouse gas emissions, Maersk is shaping the future of shipping. Explore the benefits, challenges, and promising future of green methanol in maritime transport.

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What our customers are saying

We provide competitive freight shipping prices and an all-inclusive, easy-to-use shipping experience for our customers. Exceeding our customers’ expectations results in thousands of satisfied customer reviews and repeat business. We believe in the power of our customer relationships. Check out FreightCenter reviews from real customers, and learn what they have to say about their freight shipping experience!