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Spring and Summer Traffic Conditions

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Monday, April 28, 2014

Though winter is in our rear view mirrors, it’s important to pay attention to spring and summer road conditions and traffic difficulties that need extra focus to navigate safely. Read More

Ditching Distractions

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Monday, April 21, 2014

We’re proud of the work that our drivers do to promote safety company-wide, and throughout our industry. Staying focused on the road is the best way to prevent accidents. Read More

2013 Driver Safety Awards

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Monday, April 14, 2014

At NTB, the phrase “Think Safety” is not just something that we say. In everything that we do, we keep safety as the top priority. That’s why it’s so important for us to recognize the drivers on our team for going above and beyond in keeping themselves and people around them safe, and moving safely. Read More

New Weight Restrictions

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Monday, April 7, 2014

New weight restrictions have gone into effect for all state trunkline highways from the state line with Indiana and Ohio north to and including the Mackinac Bridge. Read More

Driver Growth at NTB

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Monday, March 31, 2014

We're optimistic about the weather and our productive year ahead, and we have some interesting facts about our team that we’d like to share! Read More

NTB Highlight: Jerry Warnemuende

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Monday, March 24, 2014

Jerry Warnemuende is the Vice President of Resource Management at NTB. He has been a member of the staff for twenty years this April. Read More

Driver Tips: Avoiding Problems

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Tuesday, March 18, 2014

The most frequent type of accidents that drivers encounter happen while turning and backing up. We want everyone to be safe, so consider these things to make sure you’re doing everything you can to avoid a problem. Read More

NTB Purchases 6+ Acres in Stanwood, MI to Expand Operations

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Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Exciting updates on our Stanwood, MI expansion! Read More

NTB Highlight: Jonathan Kamps

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Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Drivers are our biggest human resource and it’s important to let people know what it’s like to drive with NTB so that we can keep adding qualified people to our team. There are so many more positions that come together to make us successful, however. Read More

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Driver Highlight: Matt Parnell

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Monday, February 17, 2014

Matt was working part-time at a tire shop before he came to NTB. He’d always wanted to be a driver because he grew up traveling and likes being on the road. He decided to get his CDL and become a full-time driver. Read More

Driver Highlight: Dave Taylor

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Monday, February 10, 2014

Dave has been with NTB since 2005. He worked for an engineering department in an office for twenty-five years before the office closed, leaving Dave to find a new career. He’d always wanted to drive a truck, so he pursued his CDL. Read More

Driver Highlight: James Shahadeh

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Monday, February 3, 2014

James Shehadeh is currently in our training program as a driver out of the Kenosha, WI area. Here's what working for NTB is like for one of our new Wisconsin truck drivers! Read More

Stopping Distance

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Tuesday, December 31, 2013

Stopping distance for trucks is much longer than for smaller vehicles. Remember these tips to leave enough room to stop in case of an emergency! Read More

Happy Thanksgiving!

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Wednesday, November 27, 2013

It’s the season for giving thanks and showing appreciation for what we’ve been given. At NTB, we’re thankful for the opportunity to provide exceptional service to our customers, and to work with an amazing staff and a wonderful group of drivers, doing what we do best. Read More

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Driver Highlight: Greg McDaniel

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Monday, November 25, 2013

Greg McDaniel has been with NTB for sixteen years. He became a truck driver after leaving the military, and decided to work with NTB for several reasons. He says NTB is a “good company to work for. Management and dispatch are great people to work with.” Greg noted that the equipment is nice, and he likes truck driving because he can be independent, help people, and work for a great company. Read More