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Fuel 101 | Your Guide to Understanding Energy

Fuel 101: Know what you put in your car   Given all the talk about electric cars, clean diesel, ethanol and more, it can be confusing to know how fuels work and their advantages and disadvantages. Here’s a guide. Gasoline Atomically, the gas we pour into our tanks is a mix of hundreds of hydrocarbons,… more

Job Fair | Kingsport, TN

Kingsport – Area job seekers are invited to attend a job fair from 4:00 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug 9, at 901 South Wilcox Drive in Kingsport, TN. Eagle offers opportunities for truck drivers to meet one-on one with management and recruiters to discuss what it is like working at Eagle Transport. We know that… more

Throwback Thursday | Richmond, VA (1987)

A clean looking rig, 31 years ago #tbt • Richmond, VA | Circa 1987 Having a clean unit makes it easier for drivers and technicians to notice any concerns such as electrical problems, chaffing lines or cracks and damage to components. If any components, parts or systems are covered in a layer of dust or… more

WOW Award Winner | Bob Cochrane

Truck drivers and Transportation Companies are the backbone of our Economy. At Eagle, WOW Awards are given out to drivers who display professionalism and are dedicated to Safe Operations Avoid Risks (SOAR). Bob Cochrane out of Charlotte, NC was selected this quarter. Congrats Bob and thank you for your hard work and commitment each and… more

Safety Topic | Pre-Trip Inspections

Safety is one of the highest priorities in all divisions of professional truck driving. Pre-Trip inspections can eliminate many safety problems such as breakdowns and delays. The Pre-Trip Inspection is a thorough examination of the vehicle and all of its major systems. Inspecting the vehicle before driving each day is a Federal requirement and normally… more

ACC names Eagle Transport Responsible Care Partner of the Year

Annually, the American Chemistry Council recognizes chemical industry leaders for their exceptional health, safety, security and environmental performance and commitment to sound chemicals management. For 2018, Eagle Transport Corporation, headquartered in Rocky Mount NC, was the recipient. Link: http://www.bulktransporter.com/tank-fleets/acc-names-eagle-transport-responsible-care-partner-year  

Industry News | Eagle Transport

As of December 16, 2017 all carriers are required to implement Electronic Logging Devices (EDLs) and have a 2 year grace period to install the devices in accordance with the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA). Eagle Transport Corporation has been using E-Logs for over 4 years. They save the driver a lot of time… more

Highest Paying Trucking Jobs in the Industry

Liquid Hauling is among the top paying jobs in the trucking industry. Transporting gas, chemicals, and other hazardous materials requires an immense skill and proficiency. Working in this industry, you are going to earn more and receive great benefits. The Definitive List of the 10 Highest Paying Trucking Jobs: https://www.truckerclassifieds.com/trucker-salary/the-definitive-list-of-the-10-highest-paying-trucking-jobs #DriveWithEagle #SOARwithEagle #SOARtoSafety #Trucking #TruckingIndustry… more

Eagle Transport | Community Outreach

Cody Barry (Pricing and Logistics Analyst) and Demetrius Stewart (Eagle Driver) show off an Eagle Truck and discuss the trucking industry to campers during “Wheels Week” at Rocky Mount Academy Summer Camp. The interaction was successful and the campers enjoyed observing the Tractor/Trailer!   #Eagle #EagleTransport #EagleTransportCorp #DriveWithEagle #SOARwithEagle #SummerCamp #TruckingIndustry