February 2016, TruckingInfo.com - Cover Story
By Deborah Lockridge
With trucks turning into sophisticated equipment resembling computers on wheels, plus increasing emphasis on uptime, controlling costs, and safety and compliance, today’s technicians need to know how to do much more than turn a wrench.
Tags: Maintenance Management, Technician Training, Technicians
May 2015, TruckingInfo.com - Feature
By Denise Rondini
For many fleets the diesel technician shortage is already a reality. Here are nine things that will help you in your technician recruiting and retention efforts.
Tags: Recruiting, Technician Training, Technicians, Retention
May 2014, TruckingInfo.com - WebXclusive
By Annalloyd Thomason, Natural Gas Vehicle Institute
Refuse fleets are one of the fastest growing markets for compressed natural gas, primarily because of the significant fuel cost savings that can be realized. The Natural Gas Vehicle Institute offers these key factors refuse fleets need to examine when considering upgrading to CNG.
Tags: Driver Training, Natural Gas Vehicles, Alternative Fuels, Technician Training, CNG, Refuse Fleet, NGVi
August 2013, TruckingInfo.com - Feature
By Rolf Lockwood and Deborah Lockridge
The nearly 200 technicians who work for Inland Truck Parts at its locations in 10 states across the central U.S. can now heading to the Kansas City area to train in a new, dedicated training facility, complete with classroom space for nearly 100 students, three service bays and nine rebuilding benches.
Tags: Managing the Shop, Technician Training
June 2013, TruckingInfo.com - WebXclusive
Inland Truck Parts is an independent parts and service operation, but it says the quality of its technicians rival that of OE dealers. Its latest commitment to that is a new 15,000-square-foot training facility in Olathe, Kan., a Kansas City suburb.
Tags: Aftermarket, Technician Training, Technicians, Distributors, Inland Truck Parts
September 2008, TruckingInfo.com - Feature
By Deborah Lockridge, Senior Managing Editor
TMC's national competition elevates technicians, promotes technician career opportunities
Tags: TMC, Technician Training, Technicians, TMCSuperTech
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