National Tank Truck Carriers
Government, Business, Safety, Fuel

FMCSA Grants Fuel Tank Drivers 5-Year Rest-Break Exemption

Tanker and driver Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has granted a five-year exemption from the 30-minute rest-break requirement for trucks hauling petroleum products and will allow fuel trucks to operate 12 hours a day without triggering the requirement under certain conditions.

Eric Miller | Staff Reporter
April 10, 2018
Business, Equipment, Autonomous

Truck Operators Urged to Monitor Tire Pressure

TT File Photo

BOSTON — Proper tire inflation saves money, tank truck executives meeting here were reminded.

Jonathan S. Reiskin | Associate News Editor
April 29, 2015
Business, Government

NTTC Backs Heavier Trucks, End of Federal Rule Freeze

CHICAGO — The National Tank Truck Carriers for the first time has formally endorsed the use of trucks heavier than the current 80,000-pound weight limit.

May 17, 2010
Business, Government

Tank Truck Carriers to Focus on the Economy, Government Regulations at Annual Meeting

The economic recovery and understanding how of government regulations will affect business will be key themes of the National Tank Truck Carriers’ annual conference, scheduled for May 10-12 in Chicago. 

April 26, 2010