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Expedited Hauling and Its Benefits

There are many different types of freight transportation you can choose from when you work with our team at Steve Emken Trucking, but one of our most requested services is expedited hauling. Because it’s so popular, we’ve put together this post to explain everything you should know about expedited hauling and the reasons to choose […]

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What You Should Know About Dry Van Freight

There are a many different terms shipping companies use to describe their offerings, and many of these are hard to interpret unless you’re in the industry. One of these terms you may hear or see is “dry van freight.” Dry van freight is one of the most commonly used freight services by businesses across the […]

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Signs You Need Semi Truck Repair

It’s important to stay on top of preventative maintenance for your fleet of commercial vehicles and trucks. A failure to do so could result in inefficient operation, or worse, some major losses due to preventable breakdowns and other problems. Here’s a quick look at a few of the biggest signs your semi trucks could use […]

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Why You Should Consider a Career in Trucking

In the market for a career change? You might want to consider a career in trucking, especially if you enjoy seeing the country, traveling to new places and spending some quality time on your own. Here’s a quick look at a few of the biggest reasons why you should consider a trucking job: Exploration: If […]

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The Best Ways to Maintain Your Big Rig

When you have a big rig, you need to maintain it for the roads in Oakland, IA and beyond. This can be a full-time job in and of itself (which is why there are so many truck maintenance companies). But if you’re set on doing it yourself, it doesn’t take much—especially if you only have […]

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