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Kenco Team Members Pass TRF450 & TRF453 Certifications


The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) mandated additional training to ensure safe and proper handling of electrical systems, traffic signal controller cabinets and traffic signal poles. TRF450 and TRF453 certifications are now required for all contractors who wish to bid on state projects, or those who inspect, maintain, supervise or install electrical systems and equipment…


Putting Safety First


Transportation of oversize cargo, especially over-height cargo, requires a team of dedicated professionals committed to anticipating the inherent risks, and taking all steps necessary to ensure the safety and well-being of the public, the team and the customer’s cargo. Transportation company personnel must work and communicate carefully with their ancillary support, including civilian escorts, police…


New TxDOT electrical certification creates barriers for manufacturers of oversized cargo


The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) mandated all contractors bidding on state projects must extend their electrical certification and complete course work to obtain TRF450 and TRF453 certifications. As of August 2017, anyone who inspects or installs electrical systems supplying traffic signal controller cabinets or traffic signal poles on Texas roadways are required to take…


Bucket Truck Know-How


There are many variables to consider when it comes to transporting over-dimensional cargo. Instead of facing roadblocks alone – or even worse, getting snagged along your route – safeguard the transport of your freight by recognizing and planning for any factor. From choosing the right company to work with, to following the regulations and laws…


Influx of Cargo Shipping at Port of Philadelphia May Increase East Coast Business for Carriers


In late June 2016, the Panama Canal reopened after being enlarged to allow passage of deeper-reaching transport vessels. Now the bigger canal could upset the maritime traffic pattern which currently skews to the West Coast, thus reviving the once robust cargo shipping hub along the Northeastern Seaboard. One East Coast port particularly poised to increase…


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