The NATCO Blog

Ideas in Transit

April 29, 2022

Speed Limits & Trucks

You determine the best route, start the engine, and drive. In a perfect world, everybody obeys the speed limit. And there's the rub.
January 13, 2022

Freight Financials

As innovators make progress, we look forward to cleaner, longer-lasting, more economical tires. The big wheels keeps on turning.
August 5, 2021

Truck Driver: Shortage to Surplus

So we look for a balance of quantity & quality to increase the driver pool with younger people who can be trained, with an emphasis on safety.
July 22, 2021

Trucking Safely

The results are eyebrow raising, yes. And they again remind us of the proactive vs. reactive situation so many businesses encounter.
July 16, 2021

Planned Preservation

The effects of potholes cost U.S. drivers some $6 billion every year. Quite simply: potholes contribute to obsolescence, planned or not.
July 7, 2021

Jamming Traffic

When it comes to infrastructure, remember that our Interstate Highway System is old enough to join AARP. We say: respect your elders.
June 30, 2021

Bridge Work

Here's hoping the Wapato Way East Bridge and its roundabout help bridge the divide and contribute to a strong infrastructure.