Category Archives: Highway Transport

Largest Driver Compensation Package in Company History

Effective May 15, 2017, Highway Transport launches a new overhauled pay system and announces the largest truck driver compensation package in 68+year company history. All Highway Transport drivers nationwide at all locations will see an increase in both hourly and mileage pay. After carefully gathering input from drivers, Highway Transport did away with the old…
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Atlanta Transportation Crisis

FOLLOW UP: The Georgia Department of Transportation announced the bridge would be rebuilt by June 15 re-opening a key roadway for vehicles traveling in Atlanta. Atlanta-area drivers, already stymied by detours from the I-85 overpass collapse, experienced another traffic snafu when westbound lanes of I-20 West buckled on Monday, April 17th. Many motorists are beginning…
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Highway Transport is a Registered SmartWay Transport Partner

Good News… Highway Transport is recognized as a registered SmartWay Transport Partner for another year! This is the 4th year our submission was accepted.  Larry Edwards, Fleet Director of Highway Transport, submitted Highway Transport’s 2016 data to SmartWay, and our submission was accepted. When you see the SmartWay decal, it is a symbol to let…
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Highway Organizational Training

HOT is an acronym for the new “Highway Organizational Training” which is scheduled to take place in 3-day sessions held throughout 2017 and 2018. For the very first “HOT” session, employees from all company locations nationwide gathered at Highway Transport corporate headquarters in Knoxville, Tennessee for face-to-face interaction with company leaders. Department presentations throughout the…
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