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Louisville Switching Blog

Ottawa Yard Trucks Are Going Like Hotcakes

Posted by Donald Robinson

Feb 12, 2015 3:14:00 PM

What goes faster than a pitcher of ice cold lemonade on a scorching hot summer day? For the Louisville Switching, the answer is... a 2015 T2 Kalmar Ottawa Yard Truck fresh off the lot on a frosty winter day.

Louisville Switching recently received two new Ottawa Trucks on the lot and within 48 hours they were sold.

Trust the Proven Durability of the Kalmar Ottawa CYT-30

Posted by Donald Robinson

Jun 4, 2014 2:24:00 PM

Ottawa switching trucks have been the "gold standard" in yard tractors since 1958. Highly recognized for their excellent durability, operator comfort, service ease, and clean engine technology, the Kalmar Ottawa brand has produced more than twice the volume of all North America terminal tractor competitors combined.

Louisville Switching Becomes OEM Kalmar/Ottawa Dealer

Posted by Donald Robinson

Oct 9, 2013 5:16:00 PM

Louisville Switching is now the proud owner of a new title: OEM Kalmar/Ottawa Dealer. Although the lengthy due diligence process and extensive inspection by Ottawa brings great honor for Louisville Switching, it won't result in a huge change for customers.

"We were already operating pretty much like an Ottawa dealer for our customers, but instead of being engaged to Ottawa, now we're married to Ottawa," says Louisville Switching President Don Robinson

Our upcoming trip to Utah to meet Insta-Chain

Posted by Joel Gerdis

Apr 23, 2010 1:47:00 PM

At this years Mid America Truck Show we had the opportunity to connect with a business that has solved a problem. They solved the problem we deal with every year when it comes to keeping our trucks moving on ice and snow. This particular winter in Louisville and around the country was quite rough. Our trucks often are a key to logistics for our customers. If they aren’t moving things then things aren’t shipping or being sold. We all know if things aren’t being sold we can all hang our sign on the door and call it a day. So our trucks and service is a big key to keeping things moving.

So knowing of this problem the folks at Insta-Chain in Utah came up with a solution. …..

They have automatic ice chains for our trucks. We are heading out to Utah to visit with their team and tour their facilities. We are looking forward to adding …

The Invincible Ottawa

Posted by Joel Gerdis

Apr 23, 2010 1:45:00 PM

All work and no play made Jack a dull boy- right? We take our customer service very serious at Louisville Switching. Our top of the line trucks, parts and responsive service are the lifeblood of what we do. Along the way though you have to have a little fun though. We believe you can have fun and provide great service/great price while doing so.

When we started the website a few months back I casually asked Bryce Raley or Simplified Solutions LLC about putting together a little image for fun. I asked about the costs and we determined it wasn’t worth spending any money on it. Well we managed to squeeze it into the web budget and we’ll share it soon.

Be on the lookout for “The Invincible Ottawa”