Who We Are

The Association for the Work Truck Industry represents more than 1,950 companies that manufacture, distribute, install, sell and repair commercial trucks, truck bodies, truck equipment, trailers and accessories.

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Member benefits

Join NTEA today. NTEA members have access to products, services and resources to help grow and improve business. Learn more

Technical resources

Staff engineers with more than 50 years of combined industry experience. Learn more

The Work Truck Show®

The must-attend event for the work truck industry. Learn more

News

Medium-duty builds slowed in August

September 25, 2017

Manufacturers of medium-duty trucks lowered production levels in August amid a projected slow down heading toward the end of the year.

Eaton Cummins unveils Endurant Automated Transmission

September 25, 2017

Eaton Cummins Automated Transmission Technologies unveiled the first product from its joint venture, a lightweight, efficient automated transmission.

Maintainer president announces intent to retire; company names successor

September 22, 2017

Maintainer (Sheldon, Iowa) announced after a 21-year run as company president, Denny Michels will retire on December 31, 2017. Shelley Morris, current vice president and general manager, will succeed Michels as president in January.

Events

Truck Product Conference

September 26-28, 2017 | Sheraton Detroit Novi Hotel Novi, MI

Gain direct access to new model chassis and the engineers who design them. New location for 2017!

Truck Product Conference

Executive Leadership Summit

October 24-25, 2017 | Chicago Marriott O'Hare Hotel Chicago, IL

Hear insights into the economic, regulatory and business trends affecting your company. New location for 2017!

Executive Leadership Summit

The Work Truck Show 2018

March 6-9, 2018 | Indiana Convention Center Indianapolis, IN

Registration opens in the fall. Sign up to receive event information.

The Work Truck Show 2018

NTEA Online Directories

The Association offers comprehensive online directories that are freely available to members, helping them find contacts and companies to support their efforts in the work truck industry.

Meet NTEA

Check out our video, it'll help explain who we are. Meet the work truck, the people and companies behind the wheel of this multi-billion dollar industry.

Fleet resources

NTEA offers information to help vocational fleets manage their operations and mitigate risk.