Keynote speaker Mike Lawrence, CEO of AmeriTruck, discussed what impact carrier consolidations will have on the industry, how fleets must keep up with technology and whether the current economic boom will last. Other topics included tank regulations and planned legislation; the facts and myths behind diesel fuel additives; faster fueling and invoicing technology; solutions for the year 2000 computer glitch; and new truckstop technology.
Cassette tapes are available for this year’s conference. Next year’s expo is being held once again at the Opryland Hotel, Sept. 26-28. For more information, contact Brigette Gebhard at (732) 901-8800, ext. 103.