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Tandem Axle. Cab Over Engine. (COE) Tractor. Cab Size. Fifth Wheel . OTR TRACTOR COMPONENTS & OPTIONS. Common . Trailer Toter Tractors are typically . GROSS COMBINED The maximum allowable load for a tractor and trailer.
http://www.vvsi.com/training/TrainingGuide.pdf


Road Rules for the Height of Tractor Trailers | eHow.com
Commercial over the road (OTR) truck drivers must be aware of different... . their guidelines let the truck drivers know the maximum size trailers that can travel .
http://www.ehow.com/info_8583721_road-rules-height-tractor-trailers.html


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Building the most fuel efficient truck | Fleet Management content ...
Jun 1, 2011 . Even the theoretical path to achieving maximum fuel efficiency in a truck . from OTR tractor-trailers — a 20% reduction in fuel consumption by 2018. . is driven by the cooling module size, some new investment might lead to .
http://fleetowner.com/management/building-fuelefficient-truck-0601


Owner-Operator Information
Minimum age 23; 1-year OTR tractor/trailer experience; Experience with 53' . Tandem axle; No age limit as long as it will pass a DOT inspection; Maximum .
http://www.cowansystems.com/OWNEROPERATOR/tabid/64/Default.aspx


Vehicle Lengths
(a) A combination of vehicles consisting of a truck tractor and semitrailer, or of a truck tractor, semitrailer, and trailer may exceed the length limits (single-unit: .
http://www.dot.ca.gov/hq/traffops/trucks/trucksize/length.htm



OTR Driving Jobs-Regional OTR Jobs For Tractor Trailer Drivers
Silver bar for regional OTR trucking jobs, regional tractor tailer jobs, regional . trip length in the industry; the highest average annual income in the industry . If you are looking for an otr truck driving job but you are limited on otr driving .
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Regional Trucking Jobs | Truck Driver Jobs | OTR Truck Driving Jobs
Sign-On Bonus up to $3500 for experienced Regional and OTR Company Truck Drivers . We also need qualified OTR Class A CDL tractor trailer drivers in all 48 states. . be paid up to .50 cents a mile or more, depending on the length of the run. . For OTR drivers that want the maximum miles and money that driving OTR .
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Glossary of the American trucking industry - Wikipedia, the free ...
A unit of cargo that is larger than the legally defined limits for width, length, height , . the number of wheels that the typical OTR tractor-trailer configuration has.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glossary_of_the_American_trucking_industry


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View Job | US.jobs
CDL Instructor: MUST have 3 yrs minimum OTR Tractor trailer experience, . New York State Law may limit the types of disclosures that the Department can .
http://newyork.us.jobs/viewjob.asp?sjobid=NY1014266


Trucker Health Project.cdr
operate OTR tractor trailers on U.S. highways. In Washington . interviews lasting a minimum length of 20 minutes and . payment limitations, lack of insurance .
http://www.srhd.org/documents/PublicHealthData/TruckerHealthReport.pdf



Jim Palmer Trucking - Owner Operators
. of 15 mph over the posted speed limit in a personal or commercial vehicle. . The weight of the tractors varies with fuel, personal belongings, and the driver. . (Work permit is not acceptable); Minimum of one (1) year verifiable OTR Tractor- Trailer experience within the last . Hair must be collar length and beards trimmed.
http://www.jimpalmertrucking.com/Drivers/Drivers_Owner_Operator.htm


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Getting It From Here to There:
congested periods due to their size, slow acceleration, and greater following distances (FHWA . OTR tractor-trailers are designed for maximum reliability .
http://www.industrystudies.pitt.edu/pittsburgh11/documents/Papers/PDF%20Papers/6-6%20Viscelli.pdf


Truck Drivers, Heavy and Tractor-Trailer - Occupational Profile and ...
Over the Road Tractor Trailer Driver (OTR Tractor Trailer Driver) . trucks transporting hazardous materials must obtain a CDL, regardless of truck size. . Many drivers, particularly on long runs, work close to the maximum time permitted .
http://occupations.careers.org/53-3032.00/truck-drivers-heavy-and-tractor-trailer


Raise interstate highway gross vehicle weight limits. - OpenDOT - by ...
Raising the interstate weight limit would make roads safer and less congested . and the current distribution of weight per tire without changing the size of the truck. . Raising vehicle weight limits for six-axle tractor-trailers would effectively: . I've been driving the interstates for over 40 years, and OTR trucks are becoming .
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Cummins Reveals Secrets to Great MPG
tractor and trailer, the fuel savings from aerodynamic treatments may quickly offset . on transmission gearing, axle gearing and tire size. This makes finding the ideal gearing almost effortless. The startability value represents the maximum grade on which the vehicle . This may not seem important for an OTR tractor, where .
http://cumminsengines.com/assets/pdf/Secrets%20of%20Better%20Fuel%20Economy_whitepaper.pdf



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Our range of Off The Road (OTR) tyres are specifically designed for material handling . rib tyres are designed for maximum stability, handling and load distribution. . Suitable for various types of agricultural Trailers, our range of tractor Trailer .
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Designated Tractors and Trailers | Technology | SmartWay | US EPA
These tractors and trailers are outfitted at point of sale with equipment that . and the community that they are taking actions to limit the negative environmental . is a new dry freight box van trailer for OTR use of 53 feet or greater length.
http://www.epa.gov/smartway/technology/designated-tractors-trailers.htm

Interesting Facts About 18-Wheelers | TruckersReport.com
Length of time needed to stop an eighteen wheeler ? . Because there are laws limiting the amount of weight that can be carried on each axle, distributing the . Basically, a jack-knife accident is when the trailer contacts the tractor by the trailer “coming around” on the driver. . I am planning on starting a career driving OTR.
http://www.thetruckersreport.com/facts-about-trucks/

TransAm Trucking | Find a Trucking Job
Pass OTR driving test given by company Safety Dept. . In 1989 operating six tractors and trailers we moved operations to Maple Lake, MN. . Compensation is based upon length of haul and includes a quarterly minimum plus . is not only productive, but also has the opportunity to reach their maximum earning potential .
http://www.findatruckingjob.com/trucking-companies/jobs/transam-trucking

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K&B Transportation is Hiring Truck Drivers Right Now
1 year current OTR Tractor/Trailer (combination vehicle) experience. . Length of haul can vary anywhere from 100 miles to 1500 miles. . to maximize your weekly miles, exceeding the K&B mileage guarantee and allows for maximum CASH.
http://www.all-trucking-jobs.com/driver-application.asp?id=28&action=listselected&CID=33

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Why have cabovers fallen out of favor? [Archive] - Straight Dope ...
Dec 27, 2006 . I also heard that length limits have been lifted--for a single trailer . Modern OTR tractors are equipped w/ fridges, closets, drawers, desks, .
http://boards.straightdope.com/sdmb/archive/index.php/t-401835.html

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