<img height="1" width="1" style="display:none" src="https://www.facebook.com/tr?id=1703246406661122&amp;ev=PageView&amp;noscript=1">

Louisville Switching Blog

5 Ways COVID-19 Affects the Shipping Industry

Posted by Louisville Switching

Jun 3, 2020 11:54:53 AM

5 Ways COVID-19 Affects the Shipping Industry

We live in an unprecedented time, unlike anything many of us have ever experienced. As COVID-19 continues to rattle every aspect of industry in the United States, logistics and supply chain operations remain vital to the survival of this country, despite also being deeply affected. 

5  Ways To Improve Yard Safety

Posted by Louisville Switching

May 14, 2020 2:49:49 PM

Safety has been top-of-mind for everyone in the last few months, and that isn't going away anytime soon. However, as the manager or operator of a yard, safety should always be your top priority to keep your drivers, employees, and equipment safe. At Louisville Switching, we value safety and the impact it can have on your business's operations, which is why we are committed to providing valuable information and resources to improve your yard's overall compliance, regulations, and efforts at staying safe. 

Technology and a New Generation of Workers Mean More Industry Growth

Posted by Donald Robinson

Jun 16, 2016 11:03:00 AM

We are wrapping up our blog series on the logistics industry, and this week we will be talking about Over the Road Freight (OTR). If you missed it, check out our blog from last week on the logistics of the U.S. freight system or the logistics of planes and water travel from the week before.

A Self-Reliant Transportation Giant: The U.S. Freight Rail System

Posted by Donald Robinson

Jun 9, 2016 10:18:47 AM

Last week we kicked off our logistics series looking at air cargo. If you missed that post, check it out here. Today we're continuing the series with a look at the freight rail system in the United States.

Containerization Meets Air Express for Speed and Efficiency

Posted by Donald Robinson

Jun 2, 2016 2:55:50 PM

Here at Louisville Switching, our Ottawa Yard Trucks take a small part in the overall logistics industry in the United States. We're fascinated with how goods and services are shipped and how they get from point A to point B. That's why we're starting a three-part series on our blog that focuses on the logistics industry. Follow along as we begin the series today looking at planes and water travel. Next week we'll look at trains, and then we'll wrap up by looking at over-the-road transportation.