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10 Must-Haves for Every Truck Driver

Monday January 24, 2022 comments Tags: Truck Driving Florida

10 Must-Haves for Every Truck Driver

Whether you’re about to start your trucker career or you already have several thousands of miles under your belt, the following items are definite truck driver must-haves. Make sure you have these before you step out of the house! Trucking permit and driver credentials Trucker paperwork should always be carried on board with you. You’ll need this information if you’re stopped by law enforcement or checking in at a weigh station. It’s always good to store these papers together properly in a waterproof... Read More


What You Should Look For in a Trucking Company You Will Work For (And TransPhos Checks ALL the Boxes!)

Monday January 17, 2022 comments Tags: Mulberry Florida Trucking

What You Should Look For in a Trucking Company You Will Work For (And TransPhos Checks ALL the Boxes!)

So you are now starting on a new journey in the trucking industry . Are you looking for the right company to join? Allow us to guide you on what you need to look for in trucking companies before you walk in the door and submit your application. You absolutely deserve to be part of a fantastic and successful truck company who will treat you like family and support your career, with your safety and welfare in mind. Compensation benefits We all work to make a living, that is just a fact. So you should feel free to... Read More


What does an Owner Operator do? Are you qualified to be one?

Monday January 10, 2022 comments Tags: Trucking Careers

What does an Owner Operator do? Are you qualified to be one?

In the owner operator role, you are expected to be a qualified and competent commercial vehicle driver. You will be responsible for the maintenance of your vehicle, which includes performing emergency repairs when needed. Owner operators are truck drivers who own their trucks and deliver cargo for client companies. A very important part of this role is to actually communicate effectively with clients, avoiding miscommunications, and providing prompt notification of delays or damages. Success as an owner operator is easily measurable... Read More


How to Get a Trucking License (CDL) in Florida

Monday January 3, 2022 comments

How to Get a Trucking License (CDL) in Florida

So you have decided to go into the trucking industry . Awesome, and welcome! First, you’ve got to get that coveted Florida trucking license or CDL (commercial driver’s license) first. Lucky you, we’re here to help you out in keeping you informed on how to get your license. Keep reading, take some notes, and mark your calendar! Florida Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles has the official information about licensing guidelines and updates. Commercial Driver License All applicants for a Commercial Driver... Read More


A Reliable Transport Company

Thursday December 30, 2021 comments Tags: mulberry trucking

A Reliable Transport Company

Hiring the right transportation company can have a big impact on your business. Whether you need transportation services temporarily for an occasional shipment, or on a regular basis to deliver goods and materials at the right location on time and safely, the right transport company like Trans-Phos will be of great help. Many companies understand that reducing transportation costs to keep growing their revenue, so they greatly rely on transportation companies to keep their products or projects going. Before choosing a company... Read More


Why Aggregates Matter

Wednesday December 15, 2021 comments Tags: mulberry trucking

Why Aggregates Matter

When you hear about construction materials, aggregates are often overlooked. They do not look appealing and glamorous because after all, they’re just rocks. With that said, aggregates are literally the building blocks in our society. Aggregate production goes way back to the Roman Empire, and has since become critical to the world’s growth. Aggregates are the most basic material used in construction. They provide the foundation for roads, bridges, buildings, while also making up 90% of asphalt pavement and up to 80% of... Read More


Phosphate Mining

Wednesday December 1, 2021 comments Tags: mulberry trucking

Phosphate Mining

Popularly used as a chemical agent in fertilizers, phosphate is a high-demand mineral. It’s the natural source of phosphorus, an element that provides a quarter of all nutrients that plants need for their growth and development. In this blog below, Mulberry phosphate trucking experts will be tackling phosphate’s origin, how it’s used, and the Mulberry Phosphate industry! All About Phosphate Phosphate is a sedimentary rock formed millions of years ago by the accumulation of organic matter on the ocean floor.... Read More


A Day in the Life of a Polk County Truck Driver

Tuesday November 23, 2021 comments

A Day in the Life of a Polk County Truck Driver

If you’re considering becoming a truck driver, or curious about the Polk County trucking profession, you must be wondering how their day unfolds and ends. Although the industry is critical to our modern society for the different movements of goods, very few people take the time to think how essential the job is. In this blog, we’ll explore the day of a truck driver and how it’s like to be in their shoes. Getting an Early Start Most truck drivers get an early start. You can expect them being on the road in the... Read More


Five Reasons Why Truck Driving is the Job for You

Monday November 15, 2021 comments

Five Reasons Why Truck Driving is the Job for You

Oftentimes, deciding that you want a job in the Lakeland trucking industry is not what people think about first in terms of weighing career paths. However, a career in this industry can be rewarding and exciting. In this blog, we’re giving you five reasons why trucking is the job for you! Purpose and Impact We can’t stress this enough. Being part of the trucking industry entails great purpose and impact to the society. When you buy any material thing, best believe that a truck brought it. Noticeably enough, the... Read More


Need Help Planning Thanksgiving Dinner? Here’s our recipe guide!

Monday November 1, 2021 comments

Need Help Planning Thanksgiving Dinner? Here’s our recipe guide!

It’s fall season, and all we want is to snuggle up in our warm and cozy home, waiting to get our hands on everything pumpkin spice! The real anticipation for the season is Thanksgiving and the upcoming holidays! In this blog, Polk County trucking professionals will let you in the easiest, but amazingly delicious Thanksgiving and fall recipes for the ultimate comfort food. Turkey You know that this has got to be the first on our list! Basically, Turkey is almost synonymous to Thanksgiving. Let’s peek at the recipe... Read More