ELD mandate – Masselink / Van’s Interstate is ELD compliant

Majority of small fleets yet to comply with ELD mandate With just six weeks remaining before enforcement of the U.S. DOT’s electronic logging device begins, 60 percent of fleets running between 1 and 100 trucks have yet to adopt ELDs, according to a recent survey conducted by CarrierLists. In sum, 1,982 carriers were surveyed, with most of the survey respondents running 40 trucks or fewer. Of the 156 carriers operating between 1 and 5 trucks,...

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International Roadcheck June 7 – 9

How are the tires on your truck? You better check them before law enforcement officials get a chance to next week. The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance holds its annual International Roadcheck June 7-9, and they plan to focus on tire safety. The organization says inspectors will check: tire tread depth tire pressure, to make sure no items are lodged between dual tires the overall condition of the tires to ensure there are no deep cuts or...

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Truck driver jobs Grand Rapids MI referral program

Truck driver jobs Grand Rapids MI referral program DRIVER REFERRAL BONUS PROGRAM As a reward for recruiting new Driver’s to the Van’s Team, Van’s will pay Referral Bonus as follows; A $500.00 Meijer gift card when the new driver completes 6 months of continuous active duty. An additional $500.00 Meijer gift card when the new driver completes 12 months of continuous active duty. Notes: The new driver must qualify for a Safety Bonus for 5 out of...

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Intermodal Containers – To Pre-note or Not To Pre-note…

Shipping Intermodal containers? If you have the container number we will take it! Certain forwarders/steamship lines are able to pre-note us on intermodal containers before they even hit the water overseas! Whenever you know the container number please send it on over! We are able trace all pre-noted containers from the port to the Chicago or Detroit rail yards. Once grounded at the rail, if we have not received the pickup number and/or work...

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Masselink is Celebrating 70 years!

In appreciation of all of our extremely loyal Customers we will be holding two drawings at the end of each quarter. Each winner will have $70.00 donated to a charitable organization of their choosing. The first drawing will be for our partners who have loaded and unloaded freight with us in 2016 The second will be for our partners who have been invoiced by Van’s Interstate in 2016 Thank you all for your continued support and we hope 2016 is a...

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