Today, ATA President and CEO Chris Spear issued the following statement regarding the U.S. Department of Transportation’s proposal to require electronic limiting of truck speeds:
Today, American Trucking Associations Board of Directors elected Kevin Burch, president of Jet Express Inc., Dayton, Ohio, as the federation’s 72nd chairman.
In his first State of the Industry Address, American Trucking Associations President and CEO Chris Spear made a case for industry unity and called on ATA to move forward and lead on a host of issues, ranging from autonomous vehicle technology to funding the nation’s infrastructure, despite gridlock and other challenges facing the industry.
Today, American Trucking Associations announced Teletrac Navman, a global leader in GPS tracking and fleet management solutions, as an ATA Featured Product provider.
In a roundtable discussion hosted by Rep. Sam Graves, chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee’s Subcommittee on Highways and Transit, Kevin Burch, president of Jet Express Inc., Dayton, Ohio, and incoming chairman of the American Trucking Associations, emphasized the important role of well-maintained infrastructure to the trucking industry.
Today, American Trucking Associations announced Spireon, a leading provider of GPS-based vehicle telematics and business intelligence solutions, as an ATA Featured Product provider.
Today, American Trucking Associations announced Zonar, an industry leader in smart fleet technologies, as an ATA Featured Product Provider.
Today, American Trucking Associations announced SambaSafety, a leading provider of driver risk management solutions in North America, as an ATA Corporate Partner.
Today, American Trucking Associations released the latest edition of the leading almanac of trucking – ATA American Trucking Trends 2016 – showing the industry posted gains in employment, number of truck drivers and truck sales through 2015.
Today, American Trucking Associations leaders offered their congratulations to Transport Topics for winning a national bronze prize of the national 2016 Azbee Awards of Excellence from the American Society of Business Publication Editors.