After nearly two decades at the trailer rebuild shop at Prime, Phil Richardson has grown into an unofficial role as the shop elder. Now he’s someone newcomers to the team can go to for advice and guidance. Even his department supervisor, Robert Ford, could turn to Richardson when he started at Prime 13 years ago. … Read more Phil Richardson is Top of the Shop at Prime Inc.
Jon Brown, a maintenance technician at the Oasis Hotel & Convention Center, recently received the Springfield Hotel Lodging Association’s Hero in Hospitality award! Jon is getting ready to celebrate 10 years with our Prime family and continues to be a huge asset to us as well as the community we live in. Jon is constantly … Read more Oasis Hotel & Convention Center Associate Wins Award
The Truck Driving Championships (also known as the Rodeo) allow drivers to showcase their driving skills on an obstacle course at the Springfield, MO Headquarters training pad. The top finalists have an opportunity to compete on Team Prime at the 2020 Missouri Truck Driving Championships. Any Prime Driver with a CDL is able to enter … Read more 2019 Truck Driving Championship Winners
In 2019, we hosted the annual Pride and Polish competition at all 3 of our main locations during the picnic weekends across the country. The Pride and Polish competition allows drivers to showcase their truck as well as be recognized for their attention to detail and cleanliness inside and outside of the truck. All event … Read more 2019 Pride and Polish Winners
Drivers can end up spending a lot of money and time off the job when a truck has to be repaired. Luckily, Prime is here to help. The company’s Road Assist Department now offers a new Pro Maintenance Class that will help drivers spend less time and money on truck maintenance. The class will have … Read more Prime Inc. Launches New Maintenance Class
The Prime Training Program helps new and inexperienced drivers get started in the trucking industry by providing the training and experience they need to become professional, safe truck drivers. Whether a person has their CDL but lacks experience or needs to earn their Class A from scratch, Prime offers options. The training programs utilize hundreds … Read more Prime Hosts Annual Top Instructor and Trainer Banquet
Prime Inc, North America's most successful refrigerated, flatbed, tanker, and intermodal trucking company, hosted its annual banquet to recognize its top 15 CDL Instructors and top 15 TNT Trainers. The event was held at the Oasis Convention Center in Springfield, MO on May 17th. At Prime Inc., CDL Instructors are responsible for training someone to earn their Class A Commercial Driver's License (CDL). TNT Trainers are responsible for training someone who has obtained their CDL.
Prime Inc. is proud to be sending 15 of their drivers to represent the company at the 2018 Missouri Truck Driving Championships which will be held in Branson, MO on June 1st and June 2nd. This is the 51st annual TDC event which is hosted by the Missouri Trucking Association and brings together drivers from companies across the state to compete and showcase their professional truck driving skills.
We’re always looking for feedback and new ideas for improvement here at Prime. With our drivers being primarily over-the-road and having 15 locations nationwide, it can be easy to feel disconnected. That’s why we are running with an idea from one of our drivers to launch a podcast.