BRT Trip Blog for Monday: November 21, 2022.

  • Pickup Date: 11/21/2022
    • Loading Location: Schaumburg, Illinois
    • TYPE: Live Load.
    • On-Site Time: 60 Minutes.
  • Delivery Date: 11/22/2022
    • Unloading Location: Streetsboro, Ohio
    • TYPE: Drop Trailer.
    • On-Site Time: 30 Minutes.
  • Trailer Temperature: Fahrenheit/Celsius: -10 Degrees F. / -23.3 Degrees C.
  • Cargo Weight: Pounds/Kilograms: 34,422 Lbs. / 15,613 Kg.
  • Cargo Hauled: Frozen Pizzas.
  • Approximate Mileages: Miles/Kilometers:
    • Empty: 66 / 104
    • Loaded: 361 / 578
  • Weather at Pick-up Location: Sunny, Temperature 43 Degrees F, 6.1 Degrees C.
  • Weather at Drop-off Location: Sunny, Temperature 53 Degrees F, 11.6 Degrees C.
  • Average Miles Per Gallon/Liters per 100 Kilometers: 8.6 MPG. / 27.3505 L/100 KM.
  • Additional Notes:
  • Lumper/Loading Fees: None.
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BRT Trip Blog for Wednesday: November 16, 2022.

  • Pickup Date: 11/16/2022
    • Loading Location: Henderson, Nevada
    • TYPE: Live Load.
    • On-Site Time: Two Hours.
  • Delivery Date: 11/17/2022
    • Unloading Location: Denver, Colorado
    • TYPE: Live Unload.
    • On-Site Time: Three Hours.
  • Trailer Temperature: Fahrenheit/Celsius: -20 Degrees F. / -28.8 Degrees C.
  • Cargo Weight: Pounds/Kilograms: 33,677 Lbs. / 15,275 Kg.
  • Cargo Hauled: Ice Cream.
  • Approximate Mileages: Miles/Kilometers:
    • Empty: 137 / 219
    • Loaded: 769 / 1,230
  • Weather at Pick-up Location: Sunny, Temperature 48 Degrees F, 8.9 Degrees C.
  • Weather at Drop-off Location: Snow, Temperature 12 Degrees F, -11.1 Degrees C.
  • Average Miles Per Gallon/Liters per 100 Kilometers: 7.4 MPG. / 31.7858 L/100 KM.
  • Additional Notes: The trip over the two passes (Vail and Loveland) offered up some light snow and the snow storm chased Steve down the mountain into Denver! He had hoped to camp out on the customer property but ended up settling in on a secret location to spend the night.
  • Lumper/Loading Fees: None.
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BRT Trip Blog for Saturday: November 19, 2022.

  • Pickup Date: 11/19/2022
    • Loading Location: Denver, Colorado
    • TYPE: Preloaded Trailer.
    • On-Site Time: 30 Minutes.
  • Delivery Date: 11/20/2022
    • Unloading Location: Gary, Indiana
    • TYPE: Drop Trailer.
    • On-Site Time: 30 Minutes.
  • Trailer Temperature: Fahrenheit/Celsius: 26 Degrees F. / -3.3 Degrees C.
  • Cargo Weight: Pounds/Kilograms: 40,960 Lbs. / 18,579 Kg.
  • Cargo Hauled: Cured Ham.
  • Approximate Mileages: Miles/Kilometers:
    • Empty: 16 / 25
    • Loaded: 1,029 / 1,646
  • Weather at Pick-up Location: Sunny, Temperature 24 Degrees F, -4.4 Degrees C.
  • Weather at Drop-off Location: Sunny, Temperature 42 Degrees F, 5.5 Degrees C.
  • Average Miles Per Gallon/Liters per 100 Kilometers: 8.6 MPG. / 27.3505 L/100 KM.
  • Additional Notes: Delivery appointment is November 25 but we dropped so we could do other trips.
  • Lumper/Loading Fees: None.
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BRT Trip Blog for Sunday: November 13, 2022.

  • Pickup Date: 11/13/2022
    • Loading Location: Greeley, Colorado
    • TYPE: Preloaded Trailer.
    • On-Site Time: 30 Minutes.
  • Delivery Date: 11/14/2022
    • Unloading Location: St. George, Utah
    • TYPE: Repower.
    • On-Site Time: N/A
  • Trailer Temperature: Fahrenheit/Celsius: 28 Degrees F. / -2.2 Degrees C.
  • Cargo Weight: Pounds/Kilograms: 39,700 Lbs. / 18,007 Kg.
  • Cargo Hauled: Fresh Beef.
  • Approximate Mileages: Miles/Kilometers:
    • Empty: 155 / 248
    • Loaded: 685 / 1,096
  • Weather at Pick-up Location: Variable Clouds, Temperature 48 Degrees F, 8.9 Degrees C.
  • Weather at Drop-off Location: Sunny, Temperature 50 Degrees F, 10 Degrees C.
  • Average Miles Per Gallon/Liters per 100 Kilometers: 7.7 MPG. / 30.5473 L/100 KM.
  • Additional Notes: Preloaded trailer was nine hours late being ready. Steve made good time over the mountains but ran up against the clocks again. Thus, the load destined for Las Vegas ASAP was repowered to another driver in St. George Utah.
  • Lumper/Loading Fees: None.
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