This is the trip information for the month of April 2020

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Apr 28 – May 1
Denver, Colorado – Schuyler, Nebraska – West Jordan, Utah (1387 miles)
  • Pickup was a 480 mile deadhead but was preloaded and ready about 12 hours early!
  • Delivery was a live unload pretty quickly.
  • Cargo weight: 41,548
  • Temperature: 29F
  • Freight: assorted beef products

 

Apr 24 – Apr 27
Romeoville, Illinois – Romeoville, Illinois – Denver, Colorado (989 miles)
  • Pickup was live loaded at the same building but later in the afternoon
  • Delivery was a drop and hook.
  • Cargo weight: 38,700
  • Temperature: 35F
  • Freight: McDonald’s salads and veggies

 

Apr 24 – Apr 24
Sterling, Illinois – Rochelle, Illinois – Romeoville, Illinois (104 miles)
  • Coming back from time off we picked up a preloaded trailer in Rochelle then dragged it to delivery.
  • Delivery was a live unload and took 20 minutes.
  • Cargo weight: 1,950
  • Temperature: 34F
  • Freight: coffee creamers
Driving to time off

 

Apr 17 – Apr 19
Olney, Illinois – Memphis, Tennessee – Sterling, Illinois (887 miles)
  • We live loaded in a very rough neighborhood and was in and out within two hours.
  • Delivery was a live unload.
  • Cargo weight: 18,120
  • Temperature: -10F
  • Freight: chicken wings

 

Apr 14 – Apr 17
Denver, Colorado – Dodge City, Kansas – Olney, Illinois (1,175 miles)
  • We picked up a preloaded trailer when it was ready about 18 hours after our arrival.
  • Delivery was a live unload.
  • Cargo weight: 40,627
  • Temperature: 29F
  • Freight: beef products

 

Apr 10 – Apr 14
Auburn, Washington – Troutdale, Oregon – Denver, Colorado (1,396 miles)
  • We picked up a DRY trailer that was preloaded.
  • Delivery was a quick drop and hook.
  • Cargo weight: 28,044
  • Temperature: none
  • Freight: import merchandise for a large department store

 

Apr 8 – Apr 10
Springville, Utah – Clearfield, Utah – Pleasant View, Utah – Auburn, Washington (900 miles)
  • We had TWO live load shippers this trip. Both had us loaded in an hour.
  • Delivery was a live unload and done within two hours.
  • Cargo weight: 33,346
  • Temperature: -10F
  • Freight: cookie dough ingredients and cookies

 

Apr 4 – Apr 7
Appleton, Wisconsin – Appleton, Wisconsin – Springville, Utah (1594 miles)
  • We had to switch out trailers but only one available had a dead battery. Loaded as soon as we finally arrived at the shipper.
  • Delivery is a drop and hook
  • Cargo weight: 39,396
  • Temperature: -10F
  • Freight: pizzas and tv dinners

 

Apr 2 – Apr 3
Fort Wayne, Indiana – Woodburn, Indiana – Appleton, Wisconsin (415 miles)
  • Pick up was a live load right at the appointment time
  • Delivery was a big mess. total load refused because it was loaded on a roller door trailer. Than later they told me to come back and unload but they took forever!
  • Cargo weight: 42,048
  • Temperature: -10F
  • Freight: ice cream

 

Mar 30 – Apr 1
Olney, Illinois – Aurora, Illinois – Fort Wayne, Indiana (470 miles)
  • Pick up was a preloaded trailer ready when we got there
  • Delivery was a live unload but they had scheduled it for the wrong warehouse and was an all day affair to get unloaded.
  • Cargo weight: 24,544
  • Temperature: 36F
  • Freight: lunchables