Self Dispatching at JK Moving

New Crew Self-Dispatching Process Is Three Times Faster & Maximizes Efficiency

There’s a lot of value in being consistent.  For more than 35 years, JK dispatched crews the exact same way. The day prior to the delivery of service, the dispatch team determines and assigns resources for the specific job at hand. Whether it’s trucks and pallets, packers and boxes, or drivers and equipment, the JK Dispatch team gets it organized and ready to go. Then the Dispatch team prepared what we call “the batch” paperwork. The challenge? This is a lot of paper…a whole lot.  So, being mindful of environmental conservation, JK shifted course to a different direction. JK Leads […]

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Dashcam Installation

JK Formalizes Dashcam Program to Facilitate Safety

After piloting for the past year, JK Moving Services will formalize its dashcam program by adding dashboard cameras to the newest members of its fleet: Volvo moving trucks.  In all, 260 tractors, trucks, and vans will have the system, which promotes safe driving and reduces costs involved with accidents. “We are always looking for ways that technology can improve our service.  Dashcams have been well received by our drivers. We’ve seen our strong driving record improve even more and have realized savings.  That’s good for our customers as we work to make their moves efficient and safe and it is […]

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Electronic Logging Devices

Electronic Logging Devices: Good Business As Usual for JK Moving

What Are Electronic Logging Devices (ELDs)? The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA)  mandated that all trucking companies install electronic logging devices (ELDs) to more accurately track and log mileage. This ensures compliance with the federal safety rule governing hours-in-service, which limits time spent behind the wheel. Drivers should spend no more than 11 hours maximum driving, then remain off-duty for the next 10 hours. Although the rule’s implementation initially took place last December, the FMCSA granted a three and-a-half month time extension. This allows for companies and independents to work through various “bugs” and glitches that inevitably occur with […]

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Polynite®

Innovation in Moving & Storage

Sustainable Building Protection – Polynite® JK Moving Services takes great care to protect all surfaces throughout your move. In fact, JK ensures the protection of every part of your newly constructed space. In 2018 JK took a strategic sustainable approach to protect your building and workspace with Polynite®. Polynite® is a revolutionary new product that will eventually replace Masonite as the industry standard. For this reason, our Crews cover sensitive surfaces like marble, hardwood, slate, and high-gloss tile with a layer of Polynite®, binding it with duct tape to prevent shifting.  Polynite’s® advantages over traditional Masonite include: Clean – It […]

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JK Innovation: Our People

Innovation in Moving & Storage: Our People

Believe it or not, some of the best examples of innovation at JK Moving Services are named Maria. Or Vinnie. Or Pat. They aren’t robots. They’re people. They’re members of our team, many of whom have been with us for five, 10, 20 years and longer. And we just happen to believe we have the most innovative team in the business: We hire the best We thoroughly background-check and drug-test We train the best, providing thousands of hours of IOMI® training procedures that set the mark in our industry We test and certify constantly We design our own processes and […]

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