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When nature unleashes snow and ice, few commercial trucking fleets are spared! If you drive anywhere across the Midwest, you are sure to deal with the effects of unpredictable winter weather.

Winterizing your fleet can save money and time by preventing emergency situations. Read on to discover five key steps to winterizing your trucking equipment before the next “wintery mix” strikes!

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beat summer heat


Extreme heat affects millions of Americans every summer. Exposure to too much heat can cause sun poisoning, extreme fatigue, headache, nausea and other troubling symptoms. These concerns feel far away when we’re inside our air-conditioned buildings and vehicles. But what can you do on a job site, when you have to work outside in the hot sun? Follow these crucial tips:

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We now offer road service across the state of Missouri. Call us at 217-753-3871 to discuss your road service needs.

Drake-Scruggs has been serving the commercial truck market for over 70 years. We’ve learned what it takes to keep your fleet on the road 24/7. Our mobile mechanics provide commercial customers across the Midwest with dependable road service.

Our road service techs are reliable for regular maintenance, and lightning fast in emergency situations too. Large and small fleets in these industries and others, turn to Drake-Scruggs for truck road service:

  • Utility
  • Municipal
  • Telecom
  • Rail
  • Construction

We make it our priority to build a long-term relationship with you as a customer, so you receive the personal attention for repairs and service on your fleet in a way that no other company in the industry can offer.

We work on all makes and models of utility or truck equipment. We have a team of over half a dozen fully stocked field service trucks to take care of your needs 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Not sure exactly what you need? Call and ask for our service managers. Schedule an appointment for road service, including:

  • Annual inspections
  • Preventive maintenance inspections
  • Dielectric testing
  • Most major and ALL minor repairs

We look forward to hearing from you – especially if you’re in the Show-Me State! Call us at 217-753-3871 to get your road service needs covered.

bucket truck service


Drake-Scruggs Equipment proudly offers on-site road service, across our entire territory.

Our five mobile units are fully stocked and furnished with all the tools and equipment needed to get your machines operating with minimal downtime and cost. If it’s hydraulic or mechanical, we can handle it. Our mobile fleet is designed to eliminate transportation and scheduling conflicts for our customers. And people really dig our work.

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