NC & SC Road Conditions Update

The North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) has started assessing Hurricane Florence affected roads, including areas in the southeastern part of North Carolina along I-40 and I-95 that remain underwater.  As of 3 p.m. EST Wednesday, Sept. 19 the NC Trucking Association reported that about … Read More

FMCSA Issues Emergency Declaration

As everyone braces for Hurricane Florence to make landfall, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) issued a regional emergency declaration for Delaware, District of Colombia, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia.  The … Read More

I-26 and I-526 Closures, Carolinas issue Limited Exemption

The state of South Carolina is asking motorists to avoid getting on I-526 or I-26 east heading into Charleston on Tuesday, Sept. 11 in anticipation for the noon lane reversal away from the coast due to Hurricane Florence.  South Carolina Highway Patrol Captain Travis Manley said … Read More

ACE Partner, Pilot Flying J Expands Travel Center Network

A long-time partner of ACE Heavy Haul, Pilot Flying J recently announced an expansion of their travel network of more than 750 locations.  The company’s newest Pilot Travel Center is in Bartow, FL and opened Saturday, August 25. There are now 30 locations in their … Read More

Law Enforcement to Collect Rear Impact Data

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) will be conducting another roadside inspection event with the goal of capturing data on rear impact guards, also referred to as underride guards, on trailers and semi-trailers in the United States during the week of August 27-31.  According to … Read More

ACE Heavy Haul to Host Safety Meetings in July & August

ACE Heavy Haul’s Safety Department, along with other company officials, will be hosting two safety meetings in July and August to help drivers prepare for the upcoming Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) Brake Safety Week in September and to give drivers some overall safety tips in … Read More

NSC Fourth of July Motor Vehicle Crash Predictions & Tips

According to the National Safety Council (NSC), U.S. road deaths during the Fourth of July holiday are expected to be higher than 160. As many head out of town across the U.S., the council warns all to drive safe and beware of impaired drivers from … Read More

CVSA’s Annual Safe Driver Week is July 15-21

The CVSA’s (Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance) Operation Safe Driver Week is set for July 15-21 this year, and law enforcement will be focusing on traffic violations, seat belt enforcement, driver roadside behavior and driver regulations compliance. According to the CVSA, driver behavior is a major … Read More

Brake Safety Week is Set for Sept. 16 – 22

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) announced Brake Safety Week will be held Sept. 16-22, which law enforcement will conduct inspections on commercial motor vehicles (CMV) in order to identify and remove critical brake violations from the nation’s roadways. Each inspection will serve the purpose … Read More

ACE Has ZERO Violations During 2018

ACE Heavy Haul is proud to announce the company’s fleet had zero ELD/HOS (hours-of-service) violations during the 2018 CVSA Roadcheck.  The 72-hour inspection blitz had a focus on ELD/HOS violations and ACE Heavy Haul and its sister companies, Medallion Transport & Logistics and NHH Services … Read More