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Ohio River “Cairo” Bridge to Shut Down

The Ohio River “Cairo” Bridge will shut down for at least 30 days starting the week of August 3-9, which will result in an 82-mile detour for truck drivers traveling through Kentucky. The bridge carries U.S. 51, U.S. 60, and U.S. 62 traffic across the Ohio River between Wickliffe, Kentucky, and Cairo, Illinois, at U.S. […]

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FMCSA Extends HOS Waiver

FMCSA issued an extension of its Hours of Service National Emergency Declaration. This extension, which was set to expire on July 15, continues the exemption granted from Parts 390 through 399 of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (FMCSRs) through August 14, 2020. The waiver provides relief from the HOS requirements for commercial motor vehicle operations providing direct assistance […]

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WCS CEO, Wes Mollno, Featured in American Cranes & Transport

The July 2020 issue of American Cranes & Transport Magazine includes an in-depth Q&A with WCS Permits & Pilot Cars’ CEO & President, Wes Mollno. The two-page spread in the Business News section highlights Mollno’s impact on the specialized transport industry. Mollno shares how he has remained inspired since he started WCS in 1998, and […]

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Q&A with New WCS Transportation Consultant, Stara Kuhn

At WCS Permits & Pilot Cars, we hire quality people who bring value to our business and work family, which is why we have such a strong team. Today we are featuring our newest Transportation Consultant, Stara Kuhn, who joined the WCS team in June. Stara brings 18 years of permitting experience to the company […]

JUNETEENTH DAY

  Observed Friday, June 19, 2020 PROVIDED COURTESY OF: WCS Permits & Pilot Cars Check Holiday Restrictions on All State Blankets or Annual Permits Purchase OD Signage & Truck Safety Equipment at Store.WCSPermits.com Download PDF Version View 2020 Independence Day Closures Purchase Your OD Signage & Truck Safety Equipment Our Oversize Load Signs Start at […]

INDEPENDENCE DAY (4th of July)

  Observed Friday, July 3, 2020 PROVIDED COURTESY OF: WCS Permits & Pilot Cars Check Holiday Restrictions on All State Blankets or Annual Permits Purchase OD Signage & Truck Safety Equipment at Store.WCSPermits.com Download PDF Version Purchase Your OD Signage & Truck Safety Equipment Our Oversize Load Signs Start at $14.99 Click here to Buy […]

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WCS Permits Adds Another Transportation Consultant to the Team

Ada Kelley is the newest Transportation Consultant at WCS Permits & Pilot Cars. The company welcomed Kelley to the team in May after she transitioned from a management position with a nationwide open deck carrier. Kelley will use her industry knowledge and over 20 years of experience in oversize transport and permitting to assist WCS […]

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WCS Welcomes New Hire, Jeanette Duncan

Jeanette Duncan is a newly hired transportation consultant at WCS Permits & Pilot Cars. She will work closely with WCS customers to write and obtain permits while meeting each load’s unique challenges. Learn more about Jeanette in the Q&A below! What is your background & experience in the oversize load industry?    I worked for […]

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Updated Michigan Spring Weight Restrictions

Effective 6:00 a.m. Friday, May 8, 2020, weight restrictions will be lifted on all state trunkline highways within the entire state of Michigan.  This spring weight restriction update does not alter or affect the direction given in Governor Whitmer’s Executive Order 2020-44 (COVID-19). Weight Restrictions are implemented during the spring frost thaw period and are […]