As 2021 comes to a close, we’re looking back at the articles that resonated most with readers this past year. This week, we’re revealing the first half of the 10 most popular articles of the year. Stay tuned to see the top five reader favorites next week.
Without further ado, here are the most read Track Record stories of 2021: #10-#6.
What Is a Gondola Rail Car?
Take an in-depth look at the rail equipment used in the transportation of heavy bulk commodities, including scrap metal, aggregates, lumber, steel and more. Read on.
The Impact of Pandemic Hobbies on Shipping
Learn about the surprising way at-home hobbies have driven growth in non-metallic minerals shipments. Read on.
How Does Train Dispatching Work?
Learn the basics about what dispatchers do and how they keep trains moving safely to their destinations. Read on.
Which Reefer Unit Is the Best for Shipping Perishable and Frozen Goods?
Compare reefer unit options to uncover the best way to ship fresh, refrigerated, and frozen goods like pre-packaged foods, meat, seafood, potatoes, onions, carrots, cheese, french fries, frozen vegetables and other produce and dairy products. Read on.
The Impact of America’s Failing Infrastructure on Supply Chains
Learn about strategies shippers can enact to avoid the supply chain disruptions caused by America’s aging roadways and bridges. Read on.
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