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Going off to college is every teenager’s most anticipated dream, and every parent’s most nagging anxiety. Sometimes, this event in a student’s life is dreamt and planned from the time they are young teenagers, and the same can be said for their parents, as well. For kids just beginning their lives as young adults at a university, the move out of their old room at Mom and Dad’s house is a big one. It symbolizes their own giant leap into adulthood. For their parents, the sentiment can be a little bit different. They worry very much about their little boy or little girl going off to live on their own far away from home. But, they might worry about the best way to move their brand new adult out into their accommodations on their college campus. With work schedules getting tighter and many kids choosing schools that are on the other side of the country (or even the world), working out the logistics of moving your kid to his or her dorm room can be difficult. Sometimes, it can require several trips across the country, which contribute to an already-costly bill of fees and tuition.
 
The solution for this problem is here! Dorm Room Movers is a revolutionary room movers company which specializes in dorm-room moving. Dorm Room makes sure to offer a full variety of service to meet your needs, whether you be a college freshman or graduate. The team at DRM offers movers, moving, storage, and hassle-free methods for students to move into and out of dorms. Catering to the busy college student, the staff at Dorm Room will always make sure to create the least-stressful environment possible for its customers. We want to make the prospect of moving seem less like a chore and more like a pleasant experience.
 
What sets Dorm Room Moving apart from the rest of the moving companies out there? It's not only their stellar service and meticulous attention to detail, but their exclusive shipping program. Gone are the days of hauling boxes yourself in a moving truck. With Dorm Room Moving, your boxes and supplies can be ordered online and sent directly to your door. The process is seamless: You pack the things you would like to have shipped, print out the shipping labels sent to you by DRM, and schedule a pick-up time and date. A crew of movers from Dorm Room will arrive on the desired date that you scheduled. They take your packed boxes, and make sure they get shipped to their ending location. It’s as easy as that! You can take solace in the fact that all boxes shipped by DRM are insured at $100 per box. So, in the unlikely event that anything is compromised in transit, the company is liable for your personal items.
 
Dorm Room Moving understands that college students are busy. Studying for finals, hanging out with friends before parting ways at the end of the semester, or planning their next move for the future. With DRM, you can rest assured that you (or your child, if you’re a parent of a university student) will get the best deal possible with the most efficient method of dorm moving around. When you are ready to see a better way to move in and out of a dorm, give Dorm Room moving a call at either (480) 745-1955 or (888) 769-3676. Your college move has never been more simple!

Going off to college is every teenager’s most anticipated dream, and every parent’s most nagging anxiety. Sometimes, this event in a student’s life is dreamt and planned from the time they are young teenagers, and the same can be said for their parents, as well. For kids just beginning their lives as young adults at a university, the move out of their old room at Mom and Dad’s house is a big one. It symbolizes their own giant leap into adulthood. For their parents, the sentiment can be a little bit different. They worry very much about their little boy or little girl going off to live on their own far away from home. But, they might worry about the best way to move their brand new adult out into their accommodations on their college campus. With work schedules getting tighter and many kids choosing schools that are on the other side of the country (or even the world), working out the logistics of moving your kid to his or her dorm room can be difficult. Sometimes, it can require several trips across the country, which contribute to an already-costly bill of fees and tuition.
 
The solution for this problem is here! Dorm Room Movers is a revolutionary room movers company which specializes in dorm-room moving. Dorm Room makes sure to offer a full variety of service to meet your needs, whether you be a college freshman or graduate. The team at DRM offers movers, moving, storage, and hassle-free methods for students to move into and out of dorms. Catering to the busy college student, the staff at Dorm Room will always make sure to create the least-stressful environment possible for its customers. We want to make the prospect of moving seem less like a chore and more like a pleasant experience.
 
What sets Dorm Room Moving apart from the rest of the moving companies out there? It's not only their stellar service and meticulous attention to detail, but their exclusive shipping program. Gone are the days of hauling boxes yourself in a moving truck. With Dorm Room Moving, your boxes and supplies can be ordered online and sent directly to your door. The process is seamless: You pack the things you would like to have shipped, print out the shipping labels sent to you by DRM, and schedule a pick-up time and date. A crew of movers from Dorm Room will arrive on the desired date that you scheduled. They take your packed boxes, and make sure they get shipped to their ending location. It’s as easy as that! You can take solace in the fact that all boxes shipped by DRM are insured at $100 per box. So, in the unlikely event that anything is compromised in transit, the company is liable for your personal items.
 
Dorm Room Moving understands that college students are busy. Studying for finals, hanging out with friends before parting ways at the end of the semester, or planning their next move for the future. With DRM, you can rest assured that you (or your child, if you’re a parent of a university student) will get the best deal possible with the most efficient method of dorm moving around. When you are ready to see a better way to move in and out of a dorm, give Dorm Room moving a call at either (480) 745-1955 or (888) 769-3676. Your college move has never been more simple!

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US DOT # 2288433

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INSURANCE ON FILE: $750,000

REQUIRED: $750,000

YEAR OF ESTD: 5/1/2015

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SUNDAYS 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM

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Scottsdale, AZ 85250
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Dorm Room Movers

02/28/2016

I wouldn't have moved my stuff some other way. DRM was the best choice for me, I'm happy I pick them to store my things over the late spring.

Dorm Room Movers

02/28/2016

I advised the organization after joining I was changing from one Arizona school to the next. They ensured me free conveyance. One day before my conveyance date, after as of now sending a conveyance affirmation, they called to advise me I would need to pay $100 to dispatch my things. I addresses 2 telephone delegates, both of which were extremely impolite. One kept on talking over me as I clarified my circumstance. I don't suggest this organization by any stretch of the imagination, particularly for client care.

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Question Signage of business routes varies, depending on the type of route they are derived from. Business routes paralleling U.S. and state highways usually have exactly the same shield shapes and nearly the same overall appearance as the routes they parallel, with a rectangular plate reading "BUSINESS" placed above the shield (either supplementing or replacing the directional plate, depending on the preference of the road agency). In order to better identify and differentiate alternate routes from the routes they parallel, some states such as Maryland are beginning to use green shields for business routes off U.S. highways. In addition, Maryland uses a green shield for business routes off state highways with the word "BUSINESS" in place of "MARYLAND" is used for a state route.

Question As of January 1, 2000, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) was established as its own separate administration within the U.S. Department of Transportation. This came about under the "Motor Carrier Safety Improvement Act of 1999". The FMCSA is based in Washington, D.C., employing more than 1,000 people throughout all 50 States, including in the District of Columbia. Their staff dedicates themselves to the improvement of safety among commercial motor vehicles (CMV) and to saving lives.

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In the moving industry, transportation logistics management is incredibly important. Essentially, it is the management that implements and controls efficiency, the flow of storage of goods, as well as services. This includes related information between the point of origin and the point of consumption to meet customer's specifications. Logistics is quite complex but can be modeled, analyzed, visualized, and optimized by simulation software. Generally, the goal of transportation logistics management is to reduce or cut the use of such resources. A professional working in the field of moving logistics management is called a logistician.

Question In 1991 the film "Thelma & Louise" premiered, rapidly becoming a well known movie. Throughout the movie, a dirty and abrasive truck driver harasses the two women during chance encounters. Author Michael Dunne describes this minor character as "fat and ignorant" and "a lustful fool blinded by a delusion of male superiority". Thelma and Louise exact their revenge by feigning interest in him and then blowing up his tanker truck full of gas.

Question In today's popular culture, recreational vehicles struggle to find their own niche. Travel trailers or mobile home with limited living facilities, or where people can camp or stay have been referred to as trailers. Previously, many would refer to such vehicles as towable trailers.

Question Light trucks are classified this way because they are car-sized, yet in the U.S. they can be no more than 6,300 kg (13,900 lb). These are used by not only used by individuals but also businesses as well. In the UK they may not weigh more than 3,500 kg (7,700 lb) and are authorized to drive with a driving license for cars. Pickup trucks, popular in North America, are most seen in North America and some regions of Latin America, Asia, and Africa. Although Europe doesn't seem to follow this trend, where the size of the commercial vehicle is most often made as vans.

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Question Receiving nation attention during the 1960's and 70's, songs and movies about truck driving were major hits. Finding solidarity, truck drivers participated in widespread strikes. Truck drivers from all over opposed the rising cost of fuel. Not to mention this is during the energy crises of 1873 and 1979. In 1980 the Motor Carrier Act drastically deregulated the trucking industry. Since then trucking has come to dominate the freight industry in the latter part of the 20th century. This coincided with what are now known as 'big-box' stores such as Target or Wal-Mart.

Question In the United States, the term 'full trailer' is used for a freight trailer supported by front and rear axles and pulled by a drawbar. This term is slightly different in Europe, where a full trailer is known as an A-frame drawbar trail. A full trailer is 96 or 102 in (2.4 or 2.6 m) wide and 35 or 40 ft (11 or 12 m) long.

Question The Motor Carrier Act, passed by Congress in 1935, replace the code of competition. The authorization the Interstate Commerce Commission (ICC) place was to regulate the trucking industry. Since then the ICC has been long abolished, however, it did quite a lot during its time. Based on the recommendations given by the ICC, Congress enacted the first hours of services regulation in 1938. This limited driving hours of truck and bus drivers. In 1941, the ICC reported that inconsistent weight limitation imposed by the states cause problems to effective interstate truck commerce.

Question “ The first original song about truck driving appeared in 1939 when Cliff Bruner and His Boys recorded Ted Daffan's "Truck Driver's Blues," a song explicitly marketed to roadside cafe owners who were installing juke boxes in record numbers to serve truckers and other motorists.” - Shane Hamilton

Question “Country music scholar Bill Malone has gone so far as to say that trucking songs account for the largest component of work songs in the country music catalog. For a style of music that has, since its commercial inception in the 1920s, drawn attention to the coal man, the steel drivin’ man, the railroad worker, and the cowboy, this certainly speaks volumes about the cultural attraction of the trucker in the American popular consciousness.” — Shane Hamilton

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Very light trucks. Popular in Europe and Asia, many mini-trucks are factory redesigns of light automobiles, usually with monocoque bodies. Specialized designs with substantial frames such as the Italian Piaggio shown here are based upon Japanese designs (in this case by Daihatsu) and are popular for use in "old town" sections of European cities that often have very narrow alleyways. Regardless of the name, these small trucks serve a wide range of uses. In Japan, they are regulated under the Kei car laws, which allow vehicle owners a break on taxes for buying a smaller and less-powerful vehicle (currently, the engine is limited to 660 ccs {0.66L} displacement). These vehicles are used as on-road utility vehicles in Japan. These Japanese-made mini trucks that were manufactured for on-road use are competing with off-road ATVs in the United States, and import regulations require that these mini trucks have a 25 mph (40 km/h) speed governor as they are classified as low-speed vehicles. These vehicles have found uses in construction, large campuses (government, university, and industrial), agriculture, cattle ranches, amusement parks, and replacements for golf carts.Major mini truck manufacturers and their brands: Daihatsu Hijet, Honda Acty, Mazda Scrum, Mitsubishi Minicab, Subaru Sambar, Suzuki Carry
 
As with many things in Europe and Asia, the illusion of delicacy and proper manners always seems to attract tourists. Popular in Europe and Asia, mini trucks are factory redesigns of light automobiles with monochrome bodies. Such specialized designs with such great frames such as the Italian Piaggio, based upon Japanese designs. In this case it was based upon Japanese designs made by Daihatsu. These are very popular for use in "old town" sections of European cities, which often have very narrow alleyways. Despite whatever name they are called, these very light trucks serve a wide variety of purposes.
 
Yet, in Japan they are regulated under the Kei car laws, which allow vehicle owners a break in taxes for buying a small and less-powerful vehicle. Currently, the engine is limited to 660 cc [0.66L] displacement. These vehicles began being used as on-road utility vehicles in Japan. Classified as a low speed vehicle, these Japanese-made mini trucks were manufactured for on-road use for competing the the off-road ATVs in the United States. Import regulations require that the mini trucks have a 25 mph (40km/h) speed governor. Again, this is because they are low speed vehicles.
 
However, these vehicles have found numerous amounts of ways to help the community. They invest money into the government, universities, amusement parks, and replacements for golf cars. They have some major Japanese mini truck manufacturarers as well as brands such as: Daihatsu Hijet, Honda Acty, Mazda Scrum, Mitsubishit Minicab, Subaru Sambar, and Suzuki Carry.

Question There are certain characteristics of a truck that makes it an "off-road truck". They generally standard, extra heavy-duty highway-legal trucks. Although legal, they have off-road features like front driving axle and special tires for applying it to tasks such as logging and construction. The purpose-built off-road vehicles are unconstrained by weighing limits, such as the Libherr T 282B mining truck.

Question AMSA wanted to help consumers avoid untrustworthy or illegitimate movers. In January 2008, AMSA created the ProMover certification program for its members. As a member, you must have federal interstate operating authority. Members are also required to pass an annual criminal back check, be licensed by the FMCSA, and agree to abide by ethical standards. This would include honesty in advertising and in business transaction with customers. Each must also sign a contract committing to adhere to applicable Surface Transportation Board and FMCSA regulations. AMSA also takes into consideration and examines ownership. They are very strict, registration with state corporation commissions. This means that the mover must maintain at least a satisfactory rating with the Better Business Bureau (BBB). As one can imagine, those that pass are authorized to display the ProMove logo on the websites and in marketing materials. However, those that fail will be expelled from the program (and AMSA) if they cannot correct discrepancies during probation.

Question The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) is an influential association as an advocate for transportation. Setting important standards, they are responsible for publishing specifications, test protocols, and guidelines. All which are used in highway design and construction throughout the United States. Despite its name, the association represents more than solely highways. Alongside highways, they focus on air, rail, water, and public transportation as well.

Question As of January 1, 2000, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) was established as its own separate administration within the U.S. Department of Transportation. This came about under the "Motor Carrier Safety Improvement Act of 1999". The FMCSA is based in Washington, D.C., employing more than 1,000 people throughout all 50 States, including in the District of Columbia. Their staff dedicates themselves to the improvement of safety among commercial motor vehicles (CMV) and to saving lives.

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As the American Interstate Highway System began to expand in the 1950's, the trucking industry began to take over a large market share. That is, a large share of the transportation of goods throughout the country. Before this era, trains had been relied on to transport the bulk of the goods cross country or state to state. The Interstate Highway System was influential as it allows for merchandise to travel door to door with ease. Since then, truckload carriers have taken advantage of the interstate system, especially when performing a long distance move. Typically, they bring the merchandise from one distribution center of the country to another part of the country. The increase in truckload freight transportation has reduced the time it takes to transport the goods. Whether the freight was manufactured or produced for the different areas internationally, the time it takes to transport goods has decreased dramatically.
 

Question In 1986 Stephen King released horror film "Maximum Overdrive", a campy kind of story. It is really about trucks that become animated due to radiation emanating from a passing comet. Oddly enough, the trucks force humans to pump their diesel fuel. Their leader is portrayed as resembling Spider-Man's antagonist Green Goblin.

Question The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) is a division of the USDOT specializing in highway transportation. The agency's major influential activities are generally separated into two different "programs". The first is the Federal-aid Highway Program. This provides financial aid to support the construction, maintenance, and operation of the U.S. highway network. The second program, the Federal Lands Highway Program, shares a similar name with different intentions. The purpose of this program is to improve transportation involving Federal and Tribal lands. They also focus on preserving "national treasures" for the historic and beatific enjoyment for all.


Question In order to load or unload bots and other cargo to and from a trailer, trailer winches are designed for this purpose. They consist of a ratchet mechanism and cable. The handle on the ratchet mechanism is then turned to tighten or loosen the tension on the winch cable. Trailer winches vary, some are manual while others are motorized. Trailer winches are most typically found on the front of the trailer by towing an A-frame.

Question The industry intends to both consumers as well as moving companies, this is why there are Ministers of Transportation in the industry. They are there to set and maintain laws and regulations in place to create a safer environment. It offers its members professional service training and states the time that movers have been in existence. It also provides them with federal government representation and statistical industry reporting. Additionally, there are arbitration services for lost or damaged claims, publications, public relations, and annual tariff updates and awards. This site includes articles as well that give some direction, a quarterly data summary, and industry trends.

Question Moving companies that operate within the borders of a particular state are usually regulated by the state DOT. Sometimes the public utility commission in that state will take care of it. This only applies to some of the U.S. states such as in California (California Public Utilities Commission) or Texas (Texas Department of Motor Vehicles. However, no matter what state you are in it is always best to make sure you are compliant with that state

Question Driver's licensing has coincided throughout the European Union in order to for the complex rules to all member states. Driving a vehicle weighing more than 7.5 tons (16,535 lb) for commercial purposes requires a certain license. This specialist licence type varies depending on the use of the vehicle and number of seat. Licences first acquired after 1997, the weight was reduced to 3,500 kilograms (7,716 lb), not including trailers.

Question Words have always had a different meaning or have been used interchangeably with others across all cultures. In the United States, Canada, and the Philippines the word "truck" is mostly reserved for larger vehicles. Although in Australia, New Zealand, and South Africa, the word "truck" is generally reserved for large vehicles. In Australia and New Zealand, a pickup truck is usually called a ute, short for "utility". While over in South Africa it is called a bakkie (Afrikaans: "small open container"). The United Kingdom, India, Malaysia, Singapore, Ireland, and Hong Kong use the "lorry" instead of truck, but only for medium and heavy types.

Question With the ending of World War I, several developments were made to enhance trucks. Such an example would be by putting pneumatic tires replaced the previously common full rubber versions. These advancements continued, including electric starters, power brakes, 4, 6, and 8 cylinder engines. Closed cabs and electric lighting followed. The modern semi-trailer truck also debuted. Additionally, touring car builders such as Ford and Renault entered the heavy truck market.