Ten Reasons You Should Become a Truck Driver

Posted on: March 31st, 2017 by | No Comments

From food, clothing, cars, livestock, fuel, furniture, and so much more, trucks carry the items we Americans use and consume every day. Long-haul truck drivers deliver products none of us can live without.   Did you know that nearly 70 percent of all the freight tonnage moved in the U.S. is shipped on trucks? Or […]

5 Reasons to Drive for TanTara Transportation Corp.

Posted on: March 20th, 2017 by | No Comments

Drive Excellent Equipment At TanTara, we take pride in our trucks and the way they run and look out on the road. In fact, our trucks and trailers as well as the driver behind the wheel are a huge factor when customers choose to work with TanTara. Our well recognizable fleet of well-maintained trucks and […]

Ten Tips for Truck Driver Safety in Winter

Posted on: March 13th, 2017 by | No Comments

Ten Tips for Truck Driver Safety in Winter Tis the season . . .  for wintry weather driving conditions. At TanTara, truck driver safety is very important and our drivers focus on safety during all four seasons. But we realize that winter driving requires extra care and planning. Whether you’re a long-haul driver or pulling […]

Reliable Transportation Company – Why You Should Work With TanTara

Posted on: March 8th, 2017 by | No Comments

Honest. Friendly. Versatile. Safe. These are just four words that describe our business approach at TanTara Transportation Corporation. For nearly 35 years, we’ve been your “one call does it all” reliable transportation company. We know you have other options when it comes to transporting your freight. There are many names out there in the trucking […]

Trump Administration’s Effect on Transportation & Truck Drivers

Posted on: February 14th, 2017 by | No Comments

  Ten transportation issues to watch under Trump TanTara Transportation knows the challenges and obstacles that truck drivers face, and most regular motorists just can’t understand. Severe weather conditions, oversized loads, long hours, and government trucking and transportation rules are just a few of the issues you must contend with on a regular basis.   The […]

Electronic Logs (E-Logs) For Truck Drivers

Posted on: January 24th, 2017 by | No Comments

  Moving Along the Electronic Highway with E-Logs   Truck drivers do much more than simply travel along our nation’s highways and by-ways. They must be highly trained, cautious, and must follow a lot of rules, procedures, and regulations. “There’s a lot of regs . . . and every day there are more regulations,” said […]

Tax Season Tips for the Truck Driver

Posted on: January 18th, 2017 by | No Comments

Truck Driver Tax Deductions You don’t sit behind an office desk. You’re not on a factory floor. You don’t teach in classroom. And you’re not in a lab. No, your work location changes each and every day. Your workplace is your cab. And you’re always on the go. You’re a truck driver. Your truck is […]

2016 Iowa Fleet Maintenance Operation of the Year

Posted on: January 10th, 2017 by | No Comments

Commitment. Dedication. Excellence. These are just three reasons TanTara Transportation was honored with the 2016 Iowa Fleet Maintenance Operation of the Year.   Selected by the Iowa Motor Truck Association (IMTA), the award recognizes a company who excels in maintenance operations. Midwest Wheel Companies sponsors the program. The award honors motor carriers that have made […]

The Hawk Truck Hits The Open Road Yet Again

Posted on: September 17th, 2016 by | No Comments

  Two thousand miles. That’s a lot of road, but no trip is too far for the TanTara Transportation Company.   The Muscatine trucking crew sang “We got a great big convoy” as their Hawk Truck hit their highway last September, bound for the first Iowa Hawkeye away game at Rutgers. That trip marked the […]

Need a Freight Carrier in Iowa?

Posted on: August 23rd, 2016 by | No Comments

Looking for a professional and reliable freight carrier in Iowa or in the Midwest? TanTara Transportation is a family-owned transportation company and we’ve been hauling freight for more than 35 years. If you travel down I-80, you’ve probably seen our trucks. Companies trust TanTara to carry their inventory and supplies. They value our experience, shipping […]

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