Garbage Truck News and Updates

What Is Telematics and How Does It Benefit Your ACTT Terminal Tractor?

Telematics is a method of monitoring vehicles, including terminal tractors, and other equipment using GPS technology and on-board diagnostics. Also known as fleet tracking or GPS vehicle tracking, telematics integration helps fleet management boost productivity, safety, and efficiency. Telematics technology enables communication over long distances, allowing fleet managers to track their trucks in real time—all while saving…
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Mike Natelborg Named Director of Key Accounts for Big Truck Rental

Big Truck Rental, LLC www.bigtruckrental.com announced that Mike Natelborg will be taking on the role of Director of Key Accounts. Mike will be responsible for the strategy and execution for this segment that will fuel the long-term growth plans for BTR. Natelborg will be reporting directly to Vice President of Sales Eric Voss. Mike has over 9…
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Pete Hendrickson Named Vice President of Route Ready Truck Sales for Big Truck Rental

Big Truck Rental, LLC www.bigtruckrental.com announced today that Pete Hendrickson has been promoted to Vice President of Route Ready Truck Sales effective immediately. Hendrickson will report directly to President Zach Martin. Hendrickson originally joined BTR in 2019 as Director of Route Ready Truck Sales. “Since joining Big Truck Rental, Pete’s contributions have had a significant impact on our immense…
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How to Operate the ACTT 4 x 2 Terminal Tractor

In this post, we’ll cover the basics of how to operate an ACTT 4×2 terminal tractor. Check out the official AutoCar video for further details and instructions. The ACTT 4×2 is amazingly intuitive and easy to operate. Contact us here at Big Truck Rental today if you’re ready to add one of these outstanding trucks to your…
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Terminal Tractor Manufacturers

Terminal tractors, also known as spotter trucks or shunt trucks, are used to move cargo trailers from one loading bay to the next within the grounds of a distribution center or freight yard. The top terminal truck manufacturers are known for their strong and dependable vehicle designs that can keep up with even the most demanding cargo-transport…
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New Job Opening: AR Billing Specialist

Company and Position Overview: Big Truck Rental is North America’s number-one source for essential services rental trucks. At Big Truck Rental, we work with Fortune 500 companies, municipalities, and a network of independently owned companies who provide essential services to waste, recycling, and logistical industries.  Founded in 2002, Big Truck Rental is a rapidly growing customer focused…
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Essential Worker: Kathy Smartt

At Big Truck Rental, we understand what it takes to keep our industry moving forward. A big part of that growth is due to our essential workers. We want to shine some light on those special people who have continued to push through during COVID-19 and all of the hard times that have come with this new…
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How Much Does a New Rear-Loader Garbage Truck Cost?

More than $200,000 to $400,000 is a good ballpark figure for the cost of a new rear loader truck. The total rear loader garbage truck cost will depend on multiple variables, including: The manufacturer The model The options that come with the vehicle  One way for your company to get the trucks it needs without a significant…
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Now Hiring: Operations Manager

Job Title:  Operations Manager(Ops Specialist)  Region: United States  Direct Report: Dave Stafford – VP of Operations  Overnight Travel: 5%  Company and Position Overview:   Big Truck Rental is North America’s number-one source for essential services rental trucks. We focus on refuse by offering Front Loaders, Side Loaders, Rear Loaders, Grapple, Roll-Off, and Terminal Tractors—all backed by the only nationally serviced and maintained…
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