The FMCSA Hours of Service (HOS) changes that went into effect July 1, 2013 are taking a toll on American drivers. Service providers from all over the country have taken to the internet to explain their situation and how the new HOS rule is affecting them, especially the new restart…Read more
Hello Ship Happens service providers! I’m Jessie – long-time uShipper, heavy equipment enthusiast, and most formally, uShip’s Account Management Team Lead in our Community, Trust & Safety department– this means I handle our Power Carrier and Power Broker programs. As an account manager for some of our finest service providers (or pro haulers, transporters, drivers –…Read more
Announcement for uShip Service Providers: This afternoon, we’re pleased to announce that the uShip Find Loads tool (uShip.com/Find) will now run much faster! Service providers should experience faster load times with all available filters in Find Loads. With this enhancement, we have temporarily removed the “My Activity” filters, which include…Read more
uShip’s advanced bidding tools are now available for all service providers. These tools help you bid more efficiently, saving you time and making you more money. Look for these features in the bid form when placing your next bid.
Without a doubt, uShip’s “Find Shipments” tool is the most important feature on the site for service providers. Today, after months of taking in transporter feedback and weeks of beta testing, the load finding tool “has had a little work done,” as they say.
The uShip Pets Costume Contest has come to a close and we are happy to announce the winner: By day she is Mizu, walking around the house, digging holes in the garden, and sniffing at your ankles,…but at night she’s known as the Bark Knight, the Canine Crusader, or simply,…Read more
Over the past five years, moving and transport jobs on uShip have gone into and out of nearly 100 countries and regions around the world. Although uShip in based in the U.S., we’ve been working hard behind the scenes to localize our services to support customers and transporters/hauliers in other popular regions. Today,…Read more
On March 19, 2009 we published a brief post about the four finalists for Goodyear’s Highway Hero award. Here we follow-up with one of the finalists, Jorge Orozco-Sanchez, as he recently got back on the road. Eight months ago Jorge Orozco-Sanchez came face to face with every trucker’s nightmare; an oncoming…Read more
uShip has expanded the ability of members to select their communication preferences, allowing for greater flexibility and customization in the way shipping customers and Transportation Service Providers choose to receive information regarding uShip activity. These upgrades to communication preferences allow members to: Easily manage the types of email, text and…Read more
uShip.com is the official online transportation solution for the world’s largest-ever industrial auction, held February 16-21 in Orlando, Florida. The event is conducted by Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers and features more than 7,000 items up for bid. The auction facility spans more than 200 acres and is packed full with tractors, cranes, excavators, forklifts, skid…Read more