July 10, 2012 10:00 AM, EDT

TMCSuperTech 2012 Set for September

American Trucking Associations’ Technology & Maintenance Council will hold its 2012 Fall Meeting and National Technician Skills Competition Sept. 10-13 in Pittsburgh.

The theme of TMCSuperTech 2012, to be held the David L. Lawrence Convention Center, will be “Forging Solutions for Tomorrow’s Maintenance Challenges.”

Contestants from across the country will take qualifying written exams, followed by the day-long hands-on skills challenge.

Full technical sessions will include:

• Integrating Hybrid Powertrain Technologies for Commercial Vehicle Applications for Commercial Vehicles;

• Technician Recruitment and Development Strategies: Dealing with the Technician Shortage; and

• TMC’s Fleet Maintenance Executive Panel: Spec’ing and Management Strategies for Maximum Fuel Efficiency.

Information and registration information is available online at