ICYMI: The Wall Street Journal’s Editorial: We’re Gonna Need A Bigger Truck

Yesterday, The Wall Street Journal published an editorial on why Congress should allow twin 33-foot trailers on national highways and challenged objections to twin 33s that they argue could increase capacity per delivery by 18%: “The first is the burden of more stress on roads that already aren’t in great shape. But shippers aren’t looking…

ICYMI: Congress Should Keep America Trucking With Twin 33s

Over the last 20 years, e-commerce has skyrocketed as consumers are turning to speedy delivery services for things they want and need more than ever before. And technological advances in shipping and delivery services are making it possible. But, as Matt Cordio, co-founder and president of Skills Pipeline, a technology talent solutions company, points out…

Modernizing Trucking Equipment Standards Will Help Meet Demand

The story of the summer in the shipping and delivery world has been the shortage of truckers and the subsequent rise in shipping prices. This is a reality pinpointing a major problem for our economy: existing truck capacity cannot keep up with demand. The result is exceedingly higher shipping costs and delivery times for customers…

Dr. Ron Knipling: Twin-33-Ft Trailers Would Enhance Safety, Efficiency of US Freight Distribution

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OPINION: Outdated Trucking Regulations Make Moving Harder Than It Should Be

Recently, John B. Koch, CEO of PODS Enterprises, a moving a storage company, authored an op-ed in The Daily Caller. In the op-ed, Koch tells his story how allowing twin 33s to operate in all 50 states can help companies like his transport cargo more efficiently and flexible as ever to benefit Americans – as…

ICYMI: Op-ed: More Than Ever, Twin 33s Should Roll in All 50 States

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Twin 33’s Are Environmentally Friendly

As we celebrate Earth Day this weekend, we are reminded of the importance of promoting environmentally-friendly policies.  Often, environmental goals are at odds with other objectives such as productivity or safety. In the case of five additional feet for twin trailers, the productivity gains have matching and correlated environmental benefits.  A change to the length…

Improving Infrastructure While Saving Taxpayer Dollars

Tax Day 2018 is upon us and we are once again reminded of the money the government collects from our hard-earned paychecks to fund important federal programs, including America’s infrastructure system.  It is imperative Congress enacts policies that will spend these tax dollars responsibly and efficiently.  It is no secret that our infrastructure system is…