Is everyone being over worked right now??

Discussion in 'Old Dominion Freight Line' started by Justbrowsing, Feb 11, 2018.

  1. Justbrowsing

    Justbrowsing New Member

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    Are all the LTL companies running there guys to the breaking point right now or are some of you all slow? Seems we can't catch a damn breather any day of the week and anything under 60 hour week is a slow week.
     
  2. BillyLo

    BillyLo Service 2.0 OD Strong All Time Mastio Champion

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    Slow AF out West. Send it this way.
     
  3. Big Dave

    Big Dave What?! A low bridge and boardwalk at same time?!!

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    Billy's got some time to grill hamburgers...
     
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  4. Dirty Bob

    Dirty Bob New Member

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    Busy in the Midwest but we have a ton of fairweather drivers that are afraid of snow.
     
  5. BillyLo

    BillyLo Service 2.0 OD Strong All Time Mastio Champion

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    We ain't had no grill out in a few months. The slow down is hurting the Costco burger budget.
     
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  6. BIG R GUY

    BIG R GUY Owner of Patel Hat And Canvas LLC.

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    Would be a good time to get those mowers tuned up and ready at the Midwest terminals so they are ready for Billy when he is in the area this spring....
     
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  7. 1 Lone Ranger

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    Busy in SAC.Got all this Uline coming in out of RTO.It's overtaking the operation.Apparently RTO is picking up 30 trailers a day.
     
  8. Ump

    Ump Big Dave's and Billy Lo's love child.

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    Hated those damn pallets of boxes.
     
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  9. Mike S

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    There's no such thing as being overworked.hit 70 everywhere and loving it
     
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  10. Songremainsthesame

    Songremainsthesame Well-Known Member

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    Personally I’m glad, last winter was hell, I’ve hardly missed a beat on the extra board this winter.
     
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  11. Songremainsthesame

    Songremainsthesame Well-Known Member

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    Can’t believe it but we’re behind on hiring, in FEBRUARY!
     
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  12. Lagging

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    The process is taking over 4 weeks so far.. something going on in corporate I suppose
     
  13. Ruffian 72

    Ruffian 72 Well-Known Member

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    just cancellation due to weather
     
  14. Songremainsthesame

    Songremainsthesame Well-Known Member

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    I dunno, but hiring in ATL during the winter isn’t a normal occurrence.
     
  15. Lagging

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    Must be a lot of worked picked up because about a month ago during my interview they needed about 100 drivers and 70 dockworkers between the two terminals. And said it’s possible to see a new terminal in the area within two years.
     
  16. bentstrider83

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    Well, they seem to be getting pretty busy in Albuquerque as I just got called by the TM there again saying I was back on their candidate list.
     
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