Gypsum Express

Discussion in 'Discuss Your Favorite Trucking Company Here' started by ronniehutch, Feb 12, 2011.

  1. ronniehutch

    ronniehutch Bobtail Member

    Feb 12, 2011
    Kyle, Texas
    I recently started working for Gypsum Express, I'm here to tell whoever's interested in a good company call'em up. They have all the bells an whistles, nice equipment, and a very friendly staff. Look'em up online, or call 866-660-7771 ext. 11 Rody Burk, and tell'em driver 4969 Ron H. sent you.:biggrin_25520:
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  2. 1laidbacktrucker

    1laidbacktrucker Medium Load Member

    May 3, 2009
    they hire out of tn.
  3. CbarM

    CbarM Heavy Load Member

    Jan 17, 2011
    Irvine, AB
    Do they hire O/O's with older trucks? Fladbed or van? Mileage or percentage? Their trailer or our own?
  4. TDriver4Life

    TDriver4Life Medium Load Member

    if your location is Clinton British Columbia then you are way outside of their op area. :biggrin_2556:
  5. CbarM

    CbarM Heavy Load Member

    Jan 17, 2011
    Irvine, AB
    Yes, that is my location, but I have a US driver in a truck who can run anywhere down there and lives out of the truck so no home base...
  6. SteveB

    SteveB Light Load Member

    Feb 6, 2011
    Pittsburgh, PA
    I've heard good things by word of mouth about Gypsum. I have a buddy who was gonna look into running out of the Alliquipa terminal. I unfortunately don't meet their experience requirement:biggrin_2557:
  7. ChromeDome

    ChromeDome Road Train Member

    Jun 10, 2007
    Lakeland, FL
    I am not sure where all they hire out of. You can check the web site for that.
    I know that they run mostly flatbeds. Thus the name of the company. Lots of drywall.
    Plus you see them constantly on the NY turnpike with doubles hauling Budweiser trailers.
    I have heard allot of good things about them. I applied a few years ago. But at the time they were not hiring in my town. But now they got a yard on 90 north of Erie and are hiring in my area again.
  8. rotax74

    rotax74 Light Load Member

    Feb 11, 2010
    holland patent, ny
    im starting there next week. be running out of the baldwinsville terminal doing flats. i dont have quite a year expierence yet, everything ive heard has been good. i know u gotta live near a terminal or a customer to be hired.
  9. TDriver4Life

    TDriver4Life Medium Load Member

    Lets see if I can bring this thread back to life. I am being considered for a driving position with GE out of their Aliquippa yard and I was hoping that someone could answer a few questions for me?
    1. What is their operating area, how far west and south does this yard go?
    2. What do you haul other than sheetrock? Slinky's, lumber, coils?
    3. How many miles do you get a week?

    I'd appreciate the come back. :biggrin_25519:
  10. Mdbluecrab

    Mdbluecrab <b>Crusty Crab</b>

    Feb 4, 2010
    White Plains, Maryland
    Being a flatbed driver myself, I run into them quite a bit. They'll haul mostly anything that a flatbed will carry. I know that they don't haul much, if any steel coils. Most of their loads are tarp loads (Lumber, sheet rock, coated steel, etc.), so be prepared to handle those tarps twice a day.
    I've never really talked to any of them but never seen a crowd of them sitting around complaining either. Equipment wise, it seems to be a mixed bag. Seen some nice new Internationals and then again, a lot of old freightshakers that's seen better days.
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