Info needed / Robbie D Wood DRIVERS

Discussion in 'Tanker, Bulk and Dump Trucking Forum' started by All-American82, May 26, 2019.

  1. All-American82

    All-American82 Light Load Member

    Jan 27, 2013
    Salt Lake City, UT.

    I am looking for info from actual Robbie D Wood drivers.
    We are relocating from SLC, UT. to Spanish Fort / Daphne Al. area next month.
    I have 5+ years experience in HAZMAT tankers, But have never been paid percentage. Always mileage and/or hourly.

    Sooo, the reviews online are pretty good for RDW, but I would like some feedback from ACTUAL drivers.
    Any feedback you can give would be greatly appreciated. IF you do not want anything public, please PM me. I am wanting to start working asap after we get settled and from what I'm seeing online, this seems to be a "better than most" company. But I'm leary of online reviews also. I know they can be skewed by other companies and by the ( "they suck because they didn't kiss my butt 24/7") type of drivers.

    So, I'm looking to hear from ACTUAL (past or present) RDW drivers.

    Thank you!
  2. 88 Alpha

    88 Alpha Trucker Forum STAFF Staff Member

    May 12, 2012
    SouthEast Alabama
    All I can tell you is they have an outstanding reputation here in Alabama and their Facebook page (if you are in to that) gives the impression they are a very decent company.
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  3. paul_4lp

    paul_4lp Road Train Member

    Oct 21, 2010
    Fort Myers, FL
    Here I am ... Sorry I've been a bit AWOL
    I'll sent you a PM
  4. abyliks

    abyliks Medium Load Member

    May 2, 2010
    ludlow MA
    Emelle? Saw a bunch of their trucks there the few times I went down
  5. 88 Alpha

    88 Alpha Trucker Forum STAFF Staff Member

    May 12, 2012
    SouthEast Alabama
    I actually had to look that one up. I had no idea where Emelle was. Seeing it on the map, I know the general area.

    No, not any particular town, just "in general" across the state. Robbie D has very nice trucks and a variety of trailers (vans, tanks, flatbeds, dump wagons and those are only what I've seen). They have always had nice trucks, going back to their gray w/red striped KW W900L days. Can't remember what they were running prior to that.
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  6. Larrell

    Larrell Bobtail Member

    Sep 16, 2013
    I was trying to get more info on this company myself. Was going to join their tanker division in Mobile. Overall what’s the pay & hometime like
  7. wis bang

    wis bang Road Train Member

    Jan 12, 2011
    Levittown, PA
    Can't say but an old associate now works for them [sales] and he wouldn't be there if they were not first class! I know how he rolls.
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