THE WIERS BLOG

Helpful resources to keep you on the road.

Wiers Promotes Drew Hettich to President

Wiers Promotes Drew Hettich to President

Wiers, a growing provider of commercial truck maintenance and repair, announced that Drew Hettich has been promoted to President of Wiers, which includes Wiers Fleet Partners and Wiers International Trucks headquartered in Plymouth, Indiana. Hettich has over 20 years...

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Wiers Acquires Truck Service Center in Columbus, OH

Wiers Acquires Truck Service Center in Columbus, OH

Wiers Fleet Partners announced the acquisition of Earl’s Truck Sales & Service Earl’s Truck Sales & Service is located just south of downtown inside the I-270 loop. Columbus is the seventh Wiers location offering 24/7 Priority Fleet Service to local companies...

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CAFE Rules and How They Affect You

CAFE Rules and How They Affect You

Here’s a review of the history behind the CAFÉ rules (which stands for the Corporate Average Fuel Economy). These standards were enacted by the United States Congress in 1975, after the 1973-74 Arab Oil Embargo, to improve the average fuel economy of cars and light...

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Trucking Regulations: What You Need To Know

Trucking Regulations: What You Need To Know

Regulations and rules are as much a part of the inner workings of the trucking industry as are fuel prices and traffic. The current situation is in a state of flux with many trucking regulations that seemed imminent, now, under a new presidential administration facing...

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Data, Data Everywhere!

Data, Data Everywhere!

So, you’ve made the great decision to tap into the power of Telematics technology to gain insights into your business. Excellent move. You may be asking yourself a few questions: How do I interpret all of this fleet data? How do I determine what’s actually relevant?...

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Your Guide to Fleet Acquisition Strategy

Your Guide to Fleet Acquisition Strategy

Your fleet acquisition strategy is the cornerstone of your trucking business’s success. The plan that fits your business operations is contingent on many factors like your budget, available cash flow, the current interest rates, the condition of your existing fleet,...

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Are Your Trucks At Their Optimal Fighting Weight?

Are Your Trucks At Their Optimal Fighting Weight?

Truck overloading is a leading cause of accidents, increased liability and costly legal proceedings. Truck overloading can cause a range of problems, including: shifting cargo, misjudged braking distances, unbalanced loads, undue wear-and-tear, lane-change hazards and...

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The Scoop on SCR Emissions

The Scoop on SCR Emissions

Emissions reduction is a goal of the EPA and SCR emissions are on their radar. The trucking industry, in most cases, has committed to working toward cleaner trucking, but for the average fleet manager or small trucking operations owner, understanding the impact and...

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FIND A WIERS NEAR YOU

Wiers Fleet Partners – Columbus

 

1515 Frank Road, Columbus, OH 43223

Phone: (614) 276-6511

 

Wiers Fleet Partners – Indianapolis

 

3748 West Morris Street Indianapolis, IN 46241

Phone: (317) 429-0924

Fax: (317) 757-5734

Wiers International Trucks – Lafayette

430 Meijer Drive Lafayette, IN 47905

Phone: (765) 448-9950

Fax: (765) 447-8824

Wiers International Trucks – Logansport

1631 West Market Street Logansport, IN 46947

Phone: (574) 722-5656

Fax: (574) 722-9509

Wiers Fleet Partners – La Porte County

1933 West 450 North LaPorte, IN 46350

Phone: (219) 379-5411

Fax: (219) 379-5496

Wiers International Trucks – Plymouth

2111 Jim Neu Drive Plymouth, IN 46563

Phone: (574) 936-4076

Fax: (574) 936-9301

Wiers Fleet Partners – Louisville