All full-time Ficel drivers operate company-owned equipment. Our primary tractor of choice is the Kenworth T-800 and the Kenworth T-880. We also operate the Freightliner Cascadia. All tractors are equipped with Eaton Fuller 10-speed transmissions. Our engines of choice are the Detroit Series 60 (500-horse) and Cummins ISX (500-horse). Our trailer fleet consists primarily of Michigan B-Trains (short flatbed doubles), 6-axle flatbed sled trailers and 53-ft dry van trailers. Our trailer manufacturers of choice are Titan and Reitnouer.
All equipment is maintained and serviced by a highly dependable, in-house maintenance staff made up of some of the most qualified and experienced technicians in the industry. We currently operate 3 full-time maintenance facilities, all of which are either open or on call 24 hours-a-day, 7 days per week.