Knight Trans Northeast

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Michael E.'s Comment
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Hello all looking for info on knight went threw the schooling section in here and it showed terminals and drop lots was just wondering if Syracuse New York is a drop lot or a terminal looking at starting school soon love this site very helpfull

Terminal:

A facility where trucking companies operate out of, or their "home base" if you will. A lot of major companies have multiple terminals around the country which usually consist of the main office building, a drop lot for trailers, and sometimes a repair shop and wash facilities.

Brian 's Comment
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If you go to Knights web site, they have listings of their terminals, didn't see one in New York, but one in PA states they hire drivers from NY

Terminal:

A facility where trucking companies operate out of, or their "home base" if you will. A lot of major companies have multiple terminals around the country which usually consist of the main office building, a drop lot for trailers, and sometimes a repair shop and wash facilities.

Brett Aquila's Comment
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Hello all looking for info on knight went threw the schooling section in here and it showed terminals and drop lots was just wondering if Syracuse New York is a drop lot or a terminal looking at starting school soon love this site very helpfull

I'm not certain but I think it's a drop lot. I don't believe they have a terminal there.

Terminal:

A facility where trucking companies operate out of, or their "home base" if you will. A lot of major companies have multiple terminals around the country which usually consist of the main office building, a drop lot for trailers, and sometimes a repair shop and wash facilities.

Michael E.'s Comment
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Thanks guys and Brian I was looking at knight on here in the schooling section an they list terminal and drop lots just was not sure witch it was

Terminal:

A facility where trucking companies operate out of, or their "home base" if you will. A lot of major companies have multiple terminals around the country which usually consist of the main office building, a drop lot for trailers, and sometimes a repair shop and wash facilities.

Doug 's Comment
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Hello Michael,

I work for Knight, its a drop yard. The terminal in Carlisle PA is the terminal northeast drivers are based out of.

Terminal:

A facility where trucking companies operate out of, or their "home base" if you will. A lot of major companies have multiple terminals around the country which usually consist of the main office building, a drop lot for trailers, and sometimes a repair shop and wash facilities.

Michael E.'s Comment
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Do you work out of the Carlisle PA terminal and how long have you been there I am hoping to start school soon been out of work since march not much out their for work

Terminal:

A facility where trucking companies operate out of, or their "home base" if you will. A lot of major companies have multiple terminals around the country which usually consist of the main office building, a drop lot for trailers, and sometimes a repair shop and wash facilities.

Doug 's Comment
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I work out of the Lakeland Fl terminal. I went through their squire program in February in Olive Branch TN. I live about an hour and 45 min south of the terminal and drive my personal vehicle back and forth.

Best thing is to call a recruiter and tell them where you live and see where you would be based. Ask if you can take the truck home or if you would have to park at a terminal and drive your personal vehicle to and from the terminal for home time.

Terminal:

A facility where trucking companies operate out of, or their "home base" if you will. A lot of major companies have multiple terminals around the country which usually consist of the main office building, a drop lot for trailers, and sometimes a repair shop and wash facilities.

Michael E.'s Comment
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OK thanks I live in a small town called olean NY I am 65 miles south of Buffalo NY thanks again how do you like knight are u running duty van reef or what

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