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"Big Boys, Big Toys" | My Trucking Journey with ATS [Video]

March 27th, 2024

Robert Powell

Robert Powell

Robert has been in the trucking industry for more than a decade. He's been a flatbed driver at ATS since 2021.

Robert Powell's journey as a truck driver is a testament to the importance of perseverance, growth, and passion in the world of hauling flatbeds. Through his decade-long experience, he has navigated the highs and lows of the industry, from learning the ropes to overcoming setbacks and ultimately triumphing in his return to ATS. His story highlights the important role of experience and continuous learning in trucking, as well as the thrill of moving up the ranks to haul oversized loads like windmill blades. Powell's emphasis on safety, professionalism, and the value of mentorship underscores the key takeaways for current and aspiring truck drivers looking to carve out their own path in this challenging yet rewarding field. His journey is an inspiration for anyone pursuing their dreams and showcases the resilience and dedication required to succeed in the trucking industry.