Detroit Connect

5 Benefits of Using Detroit Connect for Your Commercial Trucks

A semi-truck is on the road an average of 72,000 Kilometers per year. The engine normally lasts for between 1,200,000 to 1,600,000 km. This gives it a life expectancy of 15-16 years. The key to long engine life is proper maintenance. When you purchase a truck with a Detroit™ engine, you have the option of a virtual technician watching over your vehicle….

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Western Star, Heavy Truck Dealers

What Heavy Truck Dealers Need To Know About the Western Star 49X

You can bet that Western Star’s new vocational truck Western Star 49X is going to make some waves in the industry.  After all, Western Star trucks are among the best in their class, and the new Western Star semi-truck is set to be the toughest and most rugged yet. It’s already billed as the “best vocational truck in the…

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Five Tips for Proper Sanitization for Your New or Used Heavy Truck

Sanitation and hygiene are more important than ever these days. No matter where you look, you’ll spot a sign explaining how to wash your hands, how much distance you need to have between you and another person, and how to clean up surfaces.

RJames Management Group has taken the necessary steps to ensure proper sanitation methods are being followed for all of their used heavy trucks for sale in Calgary, Red Deer, Kamloops, Kelowna, Chilliwack, and Cranbrook.

If you’re wondering how we keep our cabs spotless or if you’re looking for advice on how to keep the inside of your truck sanitized, then follow these tips to stay clean and safe.

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COVID-19’s Impact on the Heavy Trucking Industry

Aside from the devastating impact on the health and lives of Canadians, one of the most striking results of the COVID-19 pandemic has been economic.

However, despite all of the doom and gloom, one industry, in particular, has demonstrated its vital importance for keeping the global economy moving; the trucking industry.

Commercial truck drivers in Canada and the US have been designated as essential workers, which means that they have had to adapt to the new normal in order to get essential supplies out to hundreds of millions of people.

Read on to find out more about how commercial trucking has been impacted by COVID-19.

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What Is Elite Support Status?

What do you think of when you hear Elite Status? Maybe you think of first-class plane tickets or special upgrades at a hotel that are only available for a few, select customers.

At RJames Management Group Ltd our business is selling trucks and trailers at the highest possible levels of customer support. We offer elite support to all our customers, regardless of status anywhere else.

Please keep reading to find out why it’s so important to us to have Elite Support Status.

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What is the Interior Logging Association?

After World War II, using sustainable practices to manage woodlands in Canada became very important, and by the 1960s, forestry was more focused on ecological concerns than ever before. The ILA has been supporting this approach for decades and is a huge contributor to the overall economy in British Columbia.

That being said, you may not know much about their work, or how we support the ILA. What exactly does the ILA do? How does RJames work with them?

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What Makes up RJames’ Great Company Culture?

What makes a business successful? You can look at profit stats, growth numbers, and even the tenacity within an industry, but you won’t always get the whole picture.

Company culture can put a great company well above a good company. Creating an environment that makes employees proud to be a part of, is key to a company’s long-term success.

Let’s dive deep into what makes RJames Management Group a great heavy truck dealer.

Mike LeBlanc: The Man Who Reached Three Million Miles on his 2002 Western Star 4900 with a C15 Cat Engine

Based in Kamloops, BC Mike LeBlanc is the proud employee of Arrow Transportation Systems. He’s spent four decades on the road and is deeply loved by his wife Kathy, his two children and four grandchildren. He enjoys fishing and sets out whenever he gets the time. Mike’s Journey In 1978, Mike LeBlanc started his career as a truck…

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