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Monthly Archives: August 2011
Overbye Owner Operators Ready for Brake Safety Week, Sept. 11-17, 2011 Overbye Transport takes safety seriously and it has instructed its owner operators to be ready for “brake week”. In terms of employment, Overbye is a 100% owner operator Minnesota … Continue reading
Federal Mandates Coming But There Are Other Ways To Be Greener As you know, mileage standards for automobiles have been legislated for some time now in the hopes that we can improve air quality and rely less on imported oil. … Continue reading
Whether trucking companies contract owner operators or offer employment as company drivers, the EPA offers participation in an evolving “green” initiative. SmartWay, an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) program that provides information, tools and ratings to guide toward a greener approach … Continue reading
Overbye Transport’s owner operators appreciate that Overbye is active on their behalf. In April of this year Overybe Transport participated in the 12th annual Minnesota Trucking Association (MTA) Leadership Development Conference. The MTA effort is designed to discuss and deliver … Continue reading
Whether a trucking company offer owner operator employment or company drivers, they pay attention to what the federal government is doing. Here’s an excerpt from a press release issued yesterday by The American Trucking Association: The American Trucking Association praised … Continue reading
New federally-mandated fuel economy standards for long-haul rigs will affect trucker owner operators and transport companies alike. Here are some excerpts from a press release just issued by The Diesel Technology Forum in relation to new federal rules for big-truck … Continue reading
Meet one of our owner operators / independent contractors, Ruvim, who clearly takes good care of his beautiful rig, and is proud enough to send us this great pic!
Because We Treat Them Right Owner operators and independent contractors love our dispatchers here at Overbye Transport because, quite simply, we look after them. Here at Overbye we’re a 100% owner operator trucking company — no company drivers. So we … Continue reading
We get photos every now and then from our owner operators / independent contractors as they haul freight for us — and some are just plain great! As with this one, from Dale, as he drove in Alaska. Postcard perfect!