Title: Vice president-maintenance Fleet: Maverick Transportation LLC, North Little Rock, AR Operation: A 1,400-unit flatbed, dry van, and refrigeration carrier Problem: When Maverick Transportation began contemplating a changeover to wide-base tires for the tandem axles on its tractors nearly a decade ago, Mike Jeffress, the carrier’s vice president of maintenance, polled some of the fleet’s senior drivers to get a sense of how such a tire switch would be viewed. Despite ...

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