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Special Coverage, Business

Iowa Motor Truck Association Wins Mike Russell Image Award

John Sommers II for Transport Topics

LAS VEGAS — The Iowa Motor Truck Association captured the Mike Russell Trucking Image Award from American Trucking Associations on Oct. 3 at the annual Management Conference & Exhibition here.

Ari Ashe | Staff Reporter
October 3, 2016
Special Coverage, Business

ATA Applauds Share the Road and America's Road Team Members

Road Team captains by John Sommers II for TT

LAS VEGAS — American Trucking Associations honored America's Road Team and the Share the Road program members for their continued safe driving on the nation's highways and dedication to educating other drivers about how to do so the same.

Ari Ashe | Staff Reporter
October 3, 2016
Special Coverage, Business

EPA Presents SmartWay Excellence Awards to 43 Fleets

John Sommers II for Transport Topics

LAS VEGAS — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency awarded 43 fleets with the SmartWay Excellence Awards for working together to cut carbon pollution at the Management Conference & Exhibition here on Oct. 3.

Ari Ashe | Staff Reporter
October 3, 2016
Special Coverage, Business

Iowa’s Brenda Neville Earns President’s TAEC Award

Thomas, Neville, Chris Spear by John Sommers II for TT

LAS VEGAS — Brenda Neville, president of the Iowa Motor Truck Association, received the 15th annual Trucking Association Executives Council Leadership Award from American Trucking Associations at the Management Conference & Exhibition on Oct. 3.

Ari Ashe | Staff Reporter
October 3, 2016
Special Coverage, Business

Exhibitors Offer Solutions to Regulatory and Marketplace Challenges

John Sommers II for Transport Topics

LAS VEGAS — American Trucking Associations' Management Conference & Exhibition exhibit hall, which opened Oct. 2, drew 170 exhibitors, of whom 45, or 26%, were at the event for the first time. Watch video of ribbon-cutting ceremony.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
October 2, 2016
Special Coverage, Government, Business

Low-Growth Economy Persists, Seen as Likely to Continue

Costello, Swonk by John Sommers II for TT

LAS VEGAS — The low-growth U.S. economy remains durably in place and will probably continue plodding on as business leaders are hesitant to make the sort of investments that would boost gross domestic product, in general, and truck freight volumes, specifically.

Jonathan S. Reiskin | Associate News Editor
October 2, 2016
Special Coverage, Business

Fourth LEAD ATA Class Announced

Ari Ashe/Transport Topics

LAS VEGAS — The fourth class of American Trucking Associations’ executive leadership program was announced Oct. 2 during the association’s annual Management Conference & Exhibition. Fifteen men make up the 2017 LEAD ATA Class.

Ari Ashe | Staff Reporter
October 2, 2016
Special Coverage, Business

ATA Announces Trucking Champions and President's Award Winners

Kevin Burch, White, Dave Manning by John Sommers II

LAS VEGAS  — Wal-Mart’s Charles “Mike” White and FedEx Freight’s Eric Vos, the winners of the National Truck Driving Championships and TMC SuperTech National Technician Skills Competition, respectively, were honored Oct. 2 by American Trucking Associations as part of the annual Management Conference & Exhibition.

Ari Ashe | Staff Reporter
October 2, 2016
Special Coverage, Business

Lytx Introduces Unisyn ‘Always-On’ Video Service

Lytx CEO Brandon Nixon by John Sommers II for TT

LAS VEGAS — Lytx Inc. announced a new platform that provides “always-on” video from multiple cameras around the vehicle to help fleets monitor their operations.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
October 2, 2016
Special Coverage, Business

Vigillo Partners With J.J. Keller to Match Training With Drivers

Steve Bryan by John Sommers II for Transport Topics

LAS VEGAS — Data mining software provider Vigillo on Oct. 2 announced a partnership with J.J. Keller & Associates Inc. to pair unsafe driver behavior data with the assignment of appropriate training.

Eric Miller | Staff Reporter
October 2, 2016

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