truck repair

5 Heavy Truck Maintenance Tips That Will Help Prevent Sudden Breakdown

Most heavy trucks will break down every 10,000 miles. And, while it’s great to have a roadside heavy truck repair team like RJames Management Group Ltd., who’s ready for such situations, you want to get ahead of the problem. You want to regularly perform heavy truck maintenance to avoid breakdowns while your vehicle is on the road. Here are five…

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used semi-trailer

New Truck Driver Guide: Tips on Buying a Used Semi-Trailer in Calgary

Canada is in the middle of a trucking shortage, one that shows no signs of slowing. It is an ideal time to help fill that gap. Whether you are a new truck driver looking to join the industry or simply want to replace an existing semi-trailer, there are many factors to consider. Purchasing a commercial trailer is a significant…

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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.

heavy trucking industry

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.