Technology & Maintenance Council (TMC)

Registration open for upcoming TMC Annual Meeting

American Trucking Associations’ Technology & Maintenance Council (TMC) has opened registration for its 2018 Annual Meeting & Transportation Technology Exhibition, to be held March 5-8, 2018, at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta. Driving Excellence Through Expertise is the theme for this year’s Annual Meeting, which ...

Task force recommends best practices for shop workload and prioritization

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

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 ...