He has also reached the 2-million-mile mark during his five years with Decker.
Selected as Driver of the Month for the reefer/van division was Bahne Struecker. Bahne, who lives in Algona, Iowa, also has been selected for the honor of driver of the month in previous years. He achieved 1 million safe miles during his 11 years with Decker.
Drivers and owner-operators are nominated each month by their dispatcher, and are selected based on their overall performance within all areas of the company. All drivers and owner-operators selected for driver of the month during 2007 are eligible for the honor of 2007 Driver/Owner-Operator of the Year.
Decker Truck Line Inc. is under sole ownership of Don Decker, with corporate offices in Fort Dodge, Iowa. Additional terminals are located in Davenport, Iowa; Mediapolis, Iowa; Mason City, Iowa; Hammond, Ind.; Masury, Ohio; Birmingham, Ala.; and Hutchins, Texas. Decker is a diversified carrier, transporting flatbed, refrigerated and dry van freight to the 48 contiguous states and seven Canadian provinces.