New Division

Discussion in 'Wilson Trucking' started by bigbird42368, Jul 30, 2007.

  1. bigbird42368

    bigbird42368 Super Moderator Staff Member

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    Have you all herd the news.Wilson is starting a new container division in Norfolk,Va.They have a new port starting in September and the drivers will have sleeper trucks and deliver to the customer.Wonder what kind of money they will make?:smilie_132:
     
  2. Oddball

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    Hmmm, we'll see- change is bad sometimes...
     
  3. Top Hand

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    LTL Backhauls

    What you are going to see is LTL freight loaded on those empty containers heading back to Norfolk.
    Therefore taking work away from you linehaul drivers.:nono:
     
  4. screwy louiey

    screwy louiey Well-Known Member

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    I beleive that they are going to break the containers and cross dock the freight on to Wilson equip to run. Since the new terminal was built I been seeing Wilson run more containers out of the ports here than other LTL's.

    Whether the freight is floor loaded or palletized is a different story. Pulling a container is not the safest thing sometimes
     
  5. bigbird42368

    bigbird42368 Super Moderator Staff Member

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    well we know what they are saying right now, but i agree with the back hauls,they will not like seeing the empty truck pass a term. up,so us line-haul guys might take a hit
     
  6. Oddball

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    You northern Yankee freaks maybe, but us Southerners dont even know what country Norfolk is in.
     
  7. screwy louiey

    screwy louiey Well-Known Member

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    Short South as Mikeeee says

    we're talking about Norfolk, Nebraska aren't we:hysterical: Norfolk is in the southern part of the north or the northern part of the south.
     
  8. bigbird42368

    bigbird42368 Super Moderator Staff Member

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    loui,you are just to fuuuunnnny
     
  9. backstrap

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    you see alot of wilson trucks hauling them containers up and down hwy 460 ....
     
  10. backstrap

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    you see alot of wilson trucks hauling them containers up and down hwy 460 ....probally hire owner operators to deal with the container business..
     
  11. bigbird42368

    bigbird42368 Super Moderator Staff Member

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    yes, we have a term in chesapeak,va..when we get the new division up and running there will be alot more then now,i just hope us ltl division boys want be effected
     
  12. screwy louiey

    screwy louiey Well-Known Member

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    hey big bird whats up with those TL carrier big boxes drooped on your yard. saw about 20 of the lined up in the corner there.
     
  13. magicman9216

    magicman9216 New Member

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    open your eyes

    if you love wilson so much find green light ask him why the driver for 9216 got fired or are you a just a mouth from the south or are you about right or wrong more later
     
  14. magicman9216

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    open your eyes

    if you love wilson so much find green light ask him why the driver for 9216 got fired or are you a just a mouth from the south or are you about right or wrong more later

    :butt kiss:
     
  15. magicman9216

    magicman9216 New Member

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    you are joke

    do you realy beleive what you are saying or are you a wilson plant i say you are a spy for wilson:nutkick:
     
  16. bigbird42368

    bigbird42368 Super Moderator Staff Member

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    i will talk to green light,i always want the truth
     
  17. sharpshooter

    sharpshooter Well-Known Member

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    sounds bitter to me! If it was sooo bad, why is he soooo mad?
     
  18. BigW-RD

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    I'm sure Thankful for his ol' truck.:smilie_132:
    It was actually really clean too. BigW-RD
     
  19. a9faninnc

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    New tires yet???
     
  20. BigW-RD

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    Sharpshooter isn't past your bedtime? Troublemaker,, Hey Big Bird give that boy, (sharpshooter) a job so he'll quit bothering the grown ups.
    OOPS I almost slipped... Big Bird (BOSSMAN) , sorrrrry!!:butt kiss:
     

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