Post Tagged with: "Roy Garber"

Shipping Wars Episode Recap: Ice Sculpture & Animal Artwork

Shipping Wars Episode Recap: Ice Sculpture & Animal Artwork

Like the season premiere episode, Episode 2 involved two things that don’t mix:  water and oil.  To be more precise, an ice bar sculpture and cooking grease for a bio-diesel engine. Watch uShip’s Reality Check Shipping Wars recap or catch the write-up below. http://youtu.be/1pow1Vgq0Wg 3,000 lb Ice Bar Sculpture After Roy outbid Jarrett to land…Read more

Deep Thoughts with Roy Garber: Getting Speeding Tickets? You’re An Idiot

Deep Thoughts with Roy Garber: Getting Speeding Tickets? You’re An Idiot

Are you a CMV operator? Have you gotten more than three tickets? If you have, you’re an idiot. I don’t have time for idiots. No hauler has time for tickets. They’re a pain in the ass and cost you money. You can avoid getting a speeding ticket while you’re on the road….Read more

Here We Go Again! ‘Shipping Wars’ Season 4 Premieres Tues., June 11 @ 10/9c

Here We Go Again! ‘Shipping Wars’ Season 4 Premieres Tues., June 11 @ 10/9c

Get ready to roll with Marc, Jarrett, Jennifer, Roy, Chris and Robbie in the newest season of the  A&E’s “Shipping Wars” (which features uShip). Season 4 premieres June 11 with back-to-back episodes at 10/9c. If you aren’t familiar with “Shipping Wars”, it paints the transportation industry in a rather unorthodox light, including over-the-road…Read more

Shipping Wars: Roy Garber’s Many Nicknames

Shipping Wars: Roy Garber’s Many Nicknames

Shipping Wars cast member and uShip hauler Roy Garber (arbiesteam on uShip) already has an “official” nickname on the show: The Handyman. Not to be outdone, however, the Shipping Wars cast has offered Roy a colorful variety of names over the course of the show. Most, not surprisingly, relate to his hair….Read more

Shipping Wars Episode Recap: “Frankenship Horrors” – Horror Props & Film Reels

Shipping Wars Episode Recap: “Frankenship Horrors” – Horror Props & Film Reels

Item 1:  Horror Memorabilia Collection Chris and Robbie successfully bid to haul this two-part load of horror memorabilia from the Northeast to Florida. The customer, a dealer/exhibitor of pop culture kitsch in Saint Lucie, Florida, purchased the entire contents of a 10-by-10 foot storage unit in Massachussets, in addition to…Read more

Shipping Wars Episode Recap: Giant Spider & Water Tower

Shipping Wars Episode Recap: Giant Spider & Water Tower

 Item No. 1:  Not-So Itsy Bitsy Spider And we thought the spiders in Harry Potter were creepy, but that was before this listing hit Shipping Wars.  This giant spider, a 1,000 lb., 35′ long amusement park ride prop and true piece of art made of styrofoam, is no match…but the…Read more

Shipping Wars Episode Recap: 1956 DC-7 & Bastrop Fire Lumber

Shipping Wars Episode Recap: 1956 DC-7 & Bastrop Fire Lumber

Item No. 1:  1956 Vintage DC-7 Aircraft While this move wasn’t the longest — just 250 miles — it certainly was one of the longest — 109 feet — to ever be moved on Shipping Wars, and perhaps uShip all-time.  And when it comes to the most expensive loads on…Read more

Shipping Wars Waterslide: Handling Overweight Shipments Like a Pro

Shipping Wars Waterslide: Handling Overweight Shipments Like a Pro

On one of last week’s episodes of Shipping Wars, professional hauler Roy Garber (uShip handle arbiesteam) was placed in a tough spot when one of his priority shipments turned out to be 7,000 pounds over its listed weight. The shipment in question was a brightly-colored submarine waterslide headed for a…Read more

Shipping Wars Episode Recap: DeLorean and Waterpark Submarine

Shipping Wars Episode Recap: DeLorean and Waterpark Submarine

Item No. 1:  Restored 1983 DeLorean For the second straight episode, Jarrett wins the award for the coolest shipment.  He previously shipped an Indy 500 show car to Vegas. This time, he’s hauling a 1983 restored DeLorean, reminiscent of Back to the Future movie fame, to a DeLorean convention with…Read more

Charitable Deliveries on uShip Show ‘Shipping Wars’ More Than Just Entertainment

Charitable Deliveries on uShip Show ‘Shipping Wars’ More Than Just Entertainment

There’s no shortage of reality shows on TV today, all meant to entertain. But when it comes to A&E’s Shipping Wars and uShip (which is featured on the show), it goes beyond keeping viewers entertained — the combination is actually helping people in need. For example, while watching Shipping Wars…Read more