Who We Are

The Association for the Work Truck Industry represents more than 2,100 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

Link introduces 52K Air Link Gen 3 Tandem Drive Suspension

October 23, 2019

Link Manufacturing (Sioux Center, Iowa) announced the introduction of its new 52K Air Link Gen 3 Tandem Drive Suspension to meet the needs of contractors using tire chains on heavy vocational equipment with 315 tires.

Bert’s Truck Equipment marks 80 years

October 23, 2019

In the beginning, some 80 years ago, Bert Gregoire started building trucks for farmers along the Red River in upper Minnesota/North Dakota.

New propane-fueled Thomas Built Bus paired with an Allison Transmission

October 23, 2019

Allison Transmission (Indianapolis, Indiana) announced Thomas Built Built Buses exclusively selected the Allison 2500 automatic transmission for its new Safe-T-Liner® C2 propane autogas school bus.

Events

The Work Truck Show 2020

March 3-6, 2020 | Indiana Convention Center Indianapolis, IN

Sessions begin March 3; exhibit hall open March 4-6.

The Work Truck Show 2020

Innovation Conference

March 3, 2020 | Indiana Convention Center Indianapolis, IN

Attendees learn how to improve manufacturing efficiency and business results using the latest techniques and technology.

Innovation Conference

Green Truck Summit

March 3, 2020 | JW Marriott Indianapolis, IN

Intensive programs led by industry experts and fleet managers, covering clean energy trends and initiatives for commercial vehicles.

Green Truck Summit

Opening Reception

March 3, 2020 | JW Marriott Indianapolis Indianapolis, IN

Join us for the industry’s first major gathering for 2020 — held at the JW Marriott Indianapolis

Opening Reception

NTEA Online Directories

Online directories are available to help find your work truck industry resource.

member benefits

Member benefits include access to technical experts, relevant and timely industry data, and more.

Fleet resources

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