NTEA in the news

 

Trade media often speak with NTEA staff when building stories. Our experts provide information on technical, legislative/regulatory, and market data issues. We've compiled a sampling of stories for you below.

2017

novemBER

Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA seeks support for FET repeal bill

octoBER

Financial Buzz - 2018 Nissan TITAN XD will be winter-ready with new Snow Plow Prep Package (all participating upfit suppliers must be NTEA members)
Government Fleet - How effective are your trucks' backup cameras?
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA adds new MVP members
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA unveils truck-mounted equipment training course
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA-backed Vehicle Innovation Act re-introduced in House
Vehicle Service Pros: Work truck and equipment sales see second quarter increase, NTEA data finds
Work Truck Magazine - NTEA produces new training course

SEPTEMBER

Fleet Equipment - Getting the most value from your vocational fleet
Trailer/BodyBuilders - Details, details, details: Photos from NTEA Truck Product Conference
Work Truck Magazine - How to get the most from truck resale

August

Arbor Age - Preparing efficient vocational truck specs
Government Fleet - NTEA offers Commercial Van Report
Heavy Equipment Guide - NTEA releases three-part series on vehicle certification
MSWMag.com - NTEA announces commercial vehicle certification series
MWSMag.com - Spec Writing
Successful Dealer - ATD issues industry 'call to action' regarding excise tax repeal
Trailer/BodyBuilders - It's time to say goodbye
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA unveils vehicle certification series
Trailer/BodyBuilders - Sauer retirement: Praise, best wishes for 'Voice of the Industry'
Trailer/BodyBuilders - Steel, aluminum prices still rising

JUly

Fleet Equipment Mag - Improving operational efficiencies
Hard Working Trucks - How to prepare efficient vocational truck specs
MWSMag.com - Exceeding standards
Trailer / BodyBuilders - NTEA names five new MVP companies

june

EMS1 - 4 simple ways to improve ambulance safety during transport 
Fleet Equipment - A clear view: Meeting new FMVSS 111 rearview camera requirements
Modern Work Truck Solutions - Spec according to law
OEM Off-Highway - NTEA's 2017 Executive Leadership Summit explores work truck industry dynamics
Trailer/Body Builders - Legislation filed to repeal FET -- again
Trailer/Body Builders - Safe Fleet names Bonham to lead Work Truck business unit
Work Truck - Solving medium-duty upfitting challenges
Work Truck - Bureau of Labor Statistics creates prices indexes

may 

Energy Technology Matters - Washington Update
FleetOwner - Green Drives Conference to feature all-new electric, hybrid trucks
ichannel - NAFA honors fleets for sustainability
School Transportation News - Senate bill to spur r&d for fuel-efficient vehicles
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NHTSA's rearview camera requirements affect commercial vehicles, so make sure compliance is achieved and maintained
Trailer/BodyBuilders - Who doesn't want to make more money?

APRIL 

Arbor Age - Assessing the needs of your fleet
Automotive Fleet - Fleet Manager of the Year Survant joins NTEA
FleetOwner - 
NTEA adds resource for CV upfitters to comply with FMVSS
FleetOwner - NTEA welcomes senior director of fleet relations
For Construction Pros - FMVSS 111 Rear Vision Regulation takes effect
Modern Work Truck Solutions - Assessing your fleet's needs
OEM Off-Highway - NTEA releases test manual and kit to aid compliance with FMVSS field of view requirements
Trailer/Body Builders - Companies earn NTEA's MVP status
Trailer/Body Builders - How one distributor is combining the best of two generations to perpetuate his business and satisfy his customers
Trailer/Body Builders - NTEA hires Survant as senior director of fleet relations
Trailer/Body Builders - Shop of the future
TruckingInfo - NTEA's new senior director shares goals
Work Truck - Fleet Manager of the Year Survant joins NTEA
Work Truck - NTEA's new senior director shares goals

MARCH 

Chicago Area Clean Cities - Clean-vehicle conference to feature speakers from MotorWeek, UPS, NTEA and automakers
Heavy Duty Trucking - NTEA names new president
NGT News - Midwest Clean Cities Coalitions to host 2017 Green Drives Conference
PHC News - Adam Keane to serve as 53rd NTEA President
Public - NASEMSO releases guidance on safe transport of children by EMS
Trailer/Body Builders - Keane takes over as 53rd NTEA President
Truck News - Boosting Canada/U.S. relations

FEBRUARY 

Arbor Age - NHTSA Certification: It's not just a label

JANUARY

Modern Work Truck Solutions - Work truck technologies
Portland Tribune - The coming of the white van
Public Works Magazine - Proper plow ballasting lowers liability
Successful Dealer - Work Truck Show session to offer tips on hiring and retaining millennial employees

2016

NOVEMBER

Trailer/Body Builders - Total U.S. trailer production numbers adjusted down

SEPTEMBER

Trailer/Body Builders - NTEA's director of market data and research says bad Q1 GDP caused overreaction, so 2016 won't be as bad as expected, and 2017 looks better

MARCH

Trailer/Body Builders - With most northern states experiencing a warmer El Nino winter with less snowfall, truck equipment distributors develop alternate plans