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Discussion in 'Old Dominion Freight Line' started by DMT, Jan 23, 2017.

  1. Songremainsthesame

    Songremainsthesame Well-Known Member

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  2. lhdrvr

    lhdrvr Active Member

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    Good to hear, on schedule. Waiting to here if they're pulling out of SOM to stop paying monthly for Herring
     
  3. lhdrvr

    lhdrvr Active Member

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    Announced in wage meetings was that YNG will be relocating and we will be adding a 2nd PIT to the North
     
  4. Freightsup

    Freightsup Active Member

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    YNG needs a new yard for sure, so that's great. A second service center to cover PIT?
     
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  5. Songremainsthesame

    Songremainsthesame Well-Known Member

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    Went to YNG last week, I figured it would be a lot bigger than it is... old CF yard.
     
  6. Freightsup

    Freightsup Active Member

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    Oh yeah. Nothing special there.
     
  7. Songremainsthesame

    Songremainsthesame Well-Known Member

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    I think all the old CF yards look cool, nostalgic back to the good old days!
     
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  8. 2BucTruck

    2BucTruck Well-Known Member

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    I didn't know about 2nd PIT.
     
  9. Freightsup

    Freightsup Active Member

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    Me either. Going to ask about that one. I'm fairly close to it.
     
  10. Freightsup

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    Regional p&d manager was in town, and a 2nd PIT is on the table. He said they are blown out at the current facility.
     
  11. Songremainsthesame

    Songremainsthesame Well-Known Member

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    Anyone else notice that freight has suddenly dropped off?? Kinda makes me nervous, it's too early and we've hired a ton of new guys... I saw we raised our rates, hopefully that's just causing a minor hiccup.
     
  12. Freightsup

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    Not around here. We just picked up two new switch accounts. I hope it's just a hiccup out your way, you are right, it is wayyyy too early.
     
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  13. flybynite

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    Northwest is booming. Giving our dispatch a good run in mathematics trying to figure out legal weight for triples when everything coming north is 18,000 and above. That's okay, we'll call Super Billy. He can hitch a team of goats to the trailers and pull them. Think of the fuel savings. Wait, won't work Ump has all of his goats. Oh well.
     
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  14. Ump

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

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    Willing to lease for a reasonable price.
     
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  15. flybynite

    flybynite Well-Known Member

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    I lease camels. Makes the Abi Dabi's upset.
     
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  16. Big Dave

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

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    Probably faster than the Gold Team. You need a dispatcher??
     
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  17. BillyLo

    BillyLo Service 2.0 OD Strong All Time Mastio Champion

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    The way we've been over hiring I really hope you're saving up some money for the big slow down in the spring.
     
  18. Ump

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

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    Not right now.. But I could use a good hearder!!

    Also.. Bring your lid, we could use some shade!!
     
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  19. Ump

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

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    Send them down here, after you get them trained. We need drivers and no one can pass a drug test anymore!!
     
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  20. seabreeze

    seabreeze Not Well Known Member, 60 Year Teamster Member

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    Wish you would refrain from such talk, women and children could be eavesdropping
     

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