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Special Coverage

A&R’s Umphress Named TMC Chairman

John Sommers II for TT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Technology & Maintenance Council announced that Dan Umphress has been elected 2014-2015 general chairman and treasurer.

Transport Topics
March 12, 2014
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TMC Honors Seven with Silver Spark Plug Award

John Sommers II for TT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Technology & Maintenance Council has awarded its Silver Spark Plug Award to seven trucking industry officials.

Transport Topics
March 11, 2014
Special Coverage

TMC Launches New Scorecard Program

John Sommers II for TT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Technology & Maintenance Council and Decisiv Inc. announced the launch of a program that will capture industry data and trends.

Eric Miller | Staff Reporter
March 10, 2014
Special Coverage

Scholarships Competition Opens for Technicians

American Trucking Associations’ Technology & Maintenance Council said it has started accepting applications from diesel technicians for scholarships to three institutions.

March 6, 2014
Special Coverage

TMC Introduces Certification for Vehicle Maintenance Standards

American Trucking Associations’ Technology & Maintenance Council said it has introduced a certification for users of its Vehicle Maintenance Reporting Standards.

Transport Topics
March 6, 2014
Special Coverage

EMU: Technicians Try to Break Repair Code

WheelTime

Sometimes, it’s the seemingly little things that can cause a big problem — something like a tractor headlight going out in the middle of nowhere, USA.

March 6, 2014
Special Coverage

Opinion: Help Wanted: Diesel Technicians

The short supply of diesel technicians has become critical, resulting in fleets, dealers and independent shops being unable to fully staff their operations. In fact, one expert in truck-dealer operations said seven out of 10 fleets don’t have enough diesel technicians.

March 6, 2014
Special Coverage

EMU: Technology & Maintenance Council Meets

The annual meeting of American Trucking Associations’ Technology and Maintenance Council is set to begin March 10 at the convention center in Nashville, Tenn.

March 6, 2014
Special Coverage

Opinion: Turning Experience Into Practice

TT File Photo

This week American Trucking Associations’ Technology & Maintenance Council gathers in Nashville, Tenn., for our 2014 Annual Meeting & Transportation Technology Exhibition, where there will be so much exciting and important news taking place.

March 6, 2014
Business

Ryder’s Christopher Barnett Wins TMC’s SuperTech Competition

PITTSBURGH — Christopher Barnett, a technician with Ryder System Inc., won the title of SuperTech grand champion this week, with a consistently strong performance as he navigated a written test and 17 diverse hands-on skills stations designed to challenge the nation’s top truck technicians.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
September 13, 2012

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