February 13, 2015 - Industry News
The American Trucking Association’s Technology and Maintenance Council is holding its Annual Meeting from Feb. 16-19 at the Music City Center in Nashville. This year’s event will be themed “Fueling the Future.”
Tags: ATA, Events, TMC, Alternative Fuels
February 2, 2015 - Industry News
A panel of industry leaders shared their thoughts on the current state of truck service during a discussion moderated by Gary Cummings, president and CEO of FleetNet America at the recent Heavy Duty Aftermarket Dialogue.
Tags: Vehicle Repairs, Aftermarket Parts, Rush Enterprises, Events, Roundtable Discussions
Replacing Green Fleet Conference & Expo traditionally held in October, the first annual Fleet Technology Expo is for all fleet types looking for ways to improve operational efficiencies.
Tags: Bobit Business Media, Green Fleet Conference, Fleet Technology Expo, Events, Fleet Events
January 7, 2015 - Industry News
Joseph DeLorenzo, director at the Office of Enforcement and Compliance for the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, will deliver a keynote address at Omnitracs Outlook 2015.
Tags: FMCSA, Conference, Keynote Speech, Omnitracs, Events, Information Technology
December 22, 2014 - Industry News
The Retread Tire Association is launching a regularly updated calendar of upcoming retread related conferences and trade shows beginning in January.
Tags: Events, Tires and Wheels, Retread Tire Association, Tires, Retreads, Associations
November 13, 2014 - Industry News
The American Truck Dealers, Heavy Duty Trucking magazine and Procede Software announced the nominees for the 2015 Truck Dealer of the Year Award. Each of the six nominees was selected by state, metro and national association leaders.
Tags: ATD, American Truck Dealers, Truck Dealer of the Year, Awards, Events
November 3, 2014 - Industry News
The Technology & Maintenance Council announced a “Fueling the Future” theme for its 2015 Annual Meeting and Transportation Technology Exhibition, taking place in Nashville, Tenn.
Tags: Fleet Maintenance, TMC, Alternative Fuels, Fuel Management, Events
October 28, 2014 - Industry News
The Green Fleet Conference this week in Schaumburg, Ill., will highlight alternative fuels, fuel efficiency and sustainability. There will be in-depth discussions and expert panels, a ride-and-drive of sustainable vehicles and an expo showcasing the latest green equipment and products.
Tags: Sustainability, Green Fleet Conference, Fuel Efficiency, Natural Gas Vehicles, Alternative Fuels, Events
September 23, 2014 - Industry News
CORRECTED2 -- An original field of 133 technicians was narrowed down to 112 in the first round of the 10th annual SuperTech competition, going on this week as part of the Technology & Maintenance Council’s Fall Meeting.
Tags: Events, Technicians, Technology & Maintenance Council
September 22, 2014 - Industry News
More than 1,900 trucking company executives, driver managers, dispatchers, IT managers and other personnel were on hand for TMW Systems’ Transforum 2014, the company’s annual user conference.
Tags: TMW Systems, Information Technology, Mobile Apps, Events
The 65th IAA Commercial Vehicles exhibition is set to begin Sept. 25 at the Hanover Fairgrounds in Hanover, Germany. The week-long event runs through Oct. 2 and will feature 2,066 exhibitors from 45 countries and the world premieres of 322 new vehicles and innovations.
Tags: Emissions, Fuel Efficiency, IAA, Auto Shows, Germany, Future Trucks, Global, Events
September 19, 2014 - Industry News
The 2014 Intermodal Expo in Long Beach, Calif., is bringing together industry leaders to discuss industry trends and business opportunities. The expo is being launched by the Intermodal Association of North America.
Tags: Port of Long Beach, City of Long Beach, Intermodal, IANA, Events
September 15, 2014 - Industry News
The American Trucking Association’s Technology & Maintenance Council will hold its Fall Meeting Sept. 22-25 at the Walt Disney Swan and Dolphin Resort in Orlando, Fla.
Tags: ATA, TMC, Events, TMCSuperTech, Technicians
September 4, 2014 - Industry News
The World’s Largest Truck Convoy is set to take place on September 20 to raise funds for Special Olympics athletes.
Tags: Wisconsin, Events, Special Olympics, World's Largest Truck Convoy
August 22, 2014 - Industry News
This year’s Green Fleet Conference will include a series of sessions aimed specifically at trucking fleets called the Heavy Duty Green Symposium.
Tags: Green Fleets, Green Fleet Conference, Heavy Duty Green Symposium, Fuel Efficiency, Alternative Fuels, Events
August 20, 2014 - Industry News
The goal is to promote dialogue on the causes and implications of congestion at U.S. ports, according to the commission.
Tags: Events, Ports, Port Trucking
August 19, 2014 - Industry News
ESPN sportscaster Dick Vitale closed out the conference's opening session, which was filled with looking back on the company's 20-year history and looking forward to what it has to offer clients now and in the near future.
Tags: Conference, Video Event Recorders, PeopleNet, Events, Information Technology
August 12, 2014 - Industry News
The Ninth Green Fleet Conference & Expo (GFC) announced its schedule for the annual event Oct. 29-30 in Schaumburg, Ill. The 2014 keynote speakers are Mark Smith from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Clean Cities and John Viera from Ford Motor Co.
Tags: Green Fleet Conference, Events, Alternative Fuels, Fuel Efficiency
August 7, 2014 - Industry News
Omnitracs announced the fleet management software and telematics company's first joint user conference, called Omnitracs Outlook 2015.
Tags: Roadnet Technologies, Sylectus, Omnitracs, Information Technology, Events
July 29, 2014 - Industry News
The world's largest commercial truck show, the bi-annual IAA event in Hannover, Germany, is coming up in late September and will reflect economic conditions in some of the world's most important truck markets.
Tags: IAA, Events, Global
July 22, 2014 - Industry News
SCHAUMBURG, IL -- The annual Fleet Safety Conference kicked off Tuesday with an opening keynote address by Mike Pitcher, president and CEO of LeasePlan USA, took a look at changing corporate safety culture, specifically talking about his company's adoption of a no-cell-phone ban.
Tags: Distracted Driving, Fleet Safety Conference, Events
July 16, 2014 - Industry News
More than 44,000 drivers and their families as well as local residents flocked to the Iowa 80 Truckstop in Walcott, Iowa, last week during the 35th Walcott Truckers Jamboree.
Tags: Events, Truckstops, Iowa 80 Truckstop
July 11, 2014 - Industry News
Whether you’re a seasoned veteran in expedited trucking or just exploring the opportunities that the fastest growing segment in the trucking industry has to offer, the only trade show in the nation dedicated to this part of trucking is set for later this month.
Tags: Ohio, Industry Event, Events
July 8, 2014 - Industry News
If tire costs give you heartburn, you'll need to be in Orlando in September for the ATA's Technology and Maintenance Council fall meeting. It will feature a special session on tire and wheel failure analysis.
Tags: TMC, TMCSuperTech, Tires and Wheels, Tires, Events
June 17, 2014 - Industry News
The Sold15 (Service Opportunities Learning Days) conference will open with a workshop led by an internationally recognized expert in shop maintenance and efficiency, conference organizers have announced.
Tags: Managing the Shop, Events
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