Driving Jobs for Local in Onawa, Iowa:
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Trucking Companies in Onawa, Iowa
Your 10-Codes of the Day
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Your Truck driving Definitions of the Day
Compressed natural gas.
Refrigerated trailer with insulated walls and a self-powered refrigeration unit. Most commonly used for transporting food.
Device used to assist brakes in slowing the vehicle. The most common type of retarder on over-the-road trucks manipulates the engine's valves to create engine drag. (This type is commonly referred to as "Jake Brake" because the predominant manufacturer is Jacobs Vehicle Equipment Co.) Other types of retarders include exhaust retarders, transmission-mounted hydraulic retarders and axle-mounted electromagnetic retarders.
Relay (Relay Driving)
Common practice in the less-than-truckload industry, in which one driver takes a truck for 8 to 10 hours, then turns the truck over to another driver, pony express style.
Semitrailer built with reinforcements to withstand transport by a railroad flatcar. (see TOFC)