A tanker truck is a motor vehicle designed to carry liquefied loads, dry bulk cargo or gases. The largest such vehicles are similar to railroad tank cars which are also designed to carry liquefied loads. Many variants exist due to the wide variety of liquids that can be transported. In construction its use for carrying mixed concrete.
Did you know an eighteen wheeler tanker truck can take 40% longer to stop than the average car? This depends on their load and other weather conditions. Most drivers dont think about this until it is too late! Be cautious while driving around any of these construction vehicles.