Technology & Maintenance Council (TMC)


Task force recommends best practices for shop workload and prioritization

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September 21, 2017

Attendees at the ATA’s Technology & Maintenance Council fall meeting in Orlando learned more about the organization’s efforts to create a logical and systematic approach to scheduling shop workload. The efforts take into consideration the available ...

TMC speaker sees more roles for electric trucks, but says diesel is here to stay

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September 20, 2017

Jim Bevan, of Daimler Trucks North America, spoke to the ATA Technology & Maintenance Council’s attendees Wednesday about the current and possible future use of hybrid technology. Bevan, who is the manager of mechatronics powernet for Freightliner and Western Star, says the current highest density level ...

Staying up to speed in technology crucial to success, TMC panelists say

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September 20, 2017

Deryk Powell said the topic of implementing new technology in fleets is something that does not get enough attention throughout the industry. “But it’s super important,” Powell, president of Velociti, told a crowd gathered Wednesday morning ...