December 2015, TruckingInfo.com - WebXclusive
By Denise Rondini
The truck parts and service aftermarket got a lot of attention in 2015, as the focus of many fleets shifted to total cost of operation rather than cost per mile. This shined a bright spotlight on maintenance and repair practices as ways to keep asset utilization high.
Tags: Technicians, Brakes, Remanufactured Parts, Right to Repair, Counterfeit Parts, Aftermarket Parts
May 2015, TruckingInfo.com - Feature
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
March 2014, TruckingInfo.com - Editorial
By Rolf Lockwood, Executive Contributing Editor
Executive Contributing Editor Rolf Lockwood discusses wheel integrity and the importance of technicians being well-versed in the rules of fastening wheels properly.
Tags: FMCSA, CSA, Wheels, Wheel-offs, Technicians
June 2013, TruckingInfo.com - WebXclusive
By Deborah Lockridge
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
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