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. View Work Truck Show coverage.

2020

june

American Journal of Transportation - NTEA releases updated commercial van resource
For Construction Pros - NTEA calls on Congress to suspend FET
Truck Parts and Service - NTEA releases detailed report on changing commercial van market
Work Truck Online - NTEA updates Commercial Van Resource

may

aftermarketnews - Fontaine Modification's Paul Kokalis elected to GTA Board
FleetOwner - 2020 NTEA Truck Product Conference goes virtual
FleetOwner - Trucking industry seeks FET relief during economic recovery
ForConstructionPros.com - Work truck towing tips
MWS Mag - NTEA's Truck Product Conference transitions to virtual event
Trailer/BodyBuilders - Trucking industry seeks FET relief during economic recovery
Trucker.com - Groups call on Congress to suspend FET
Work Truck Online - NTEA announces virtual Truck Product Conference

APRIL

Commercial Carrier Journal - Trucking stakeholders push Congress for suspension of truck tax
FleetOwner - NTEA calls on Congress to suspend FET
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA congratulates latest companies earning MVP status

march

Aftermarket News - Peter Miller installed as 56th NTEA Board chair
Canadian Metalworking - Building heavy equipment
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA installs 56th chair
Truck and Trailer Guide - Peter Miller to serve as 56th NTEA Board chair

FEBRUARY

Fleet Equipment - REG: Industry experts confirm the continued importance of biodiesel
Landscape Business - Understanding your commercial vehicle footprint
RVBusiness - NTEA announces hiring of Koester as senior director
Trailer/BodyBuilders - FTR, NTEA experts say decline in Class 3-7 truck sales is coming in 2020

january

Agrinews - Diesel fleets will continue to thrive with biodiesel
Biodiesel Magazine - Diesel fleets will continue to thrive with biodiesel
Biofuels International - Biodiesel remains 'fuel of choice' for fleets looking to improve sustainability credentials
Compact Equipment - NTEA releases 2020 Commercial Vehicle Fleet Purchasing Outlook
Construction Equipment - Commercial truck market remains "robust": NTEA
Fleet Management Weekly - Greenhouse gases aren't the only set of concerning emissions
Illinois Ag Connection - Diesel fleets to continue thriving with biodiesel
InfraStructures - NTEA releases Vehicle Specification Process Guide
NGT News - NTEA adds new senior director to its team
Service Truck - New welder certification programming in the works
Str8dispatch.com - More powertrain training from NTEA
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA congratulates companies earning MVP status
Trucknews.com - ECONOMIC WATCH: Work truck users have plans to expand
Trucknews.com - More powertrain training from NTEA
Vehicle Service Pros - National Truck Equipment Association releases training module on powertrain systems
Work Truck Online - Advancing fuel-management technologies

2019

DECEMBER

Aftermarket News - New Manufacturer, Distributor Innovation Conference to take place at Work Truck Show 2020 
CStore Decisions - Seven interesting facts you don't know about biodiesel
Landscape Business - Proper sourcing of commercial vehicles influences business success
Trailer/BodyBuilders - 2019 Truck Product Conference highlights chassis changes
Trailer/BodyBuilders - DTNA details Freightliner spec, technical updates
Trailer/BodyBuilders - Ford Motor Company refreshing every vehicle in CV lineup
Trailer/BodyBuilders - GM bolster entire lineup of Chevy Silverado, GM Sierra trucks, chassis
Trailer/BodyBuilders - Hino delivering new models, configurations for 2021 MY
Trailer/BodyBuilders - International updates lineup, highlights Diamond Logic integration
Trailer/BodyBuilders - Isuzu trucks bolster carrying capacity, improve efficiency
Trailer/BodyBuilders - Mercedes spotlights Sprinter, Metric vans; Pro management
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA releases Vehicle Spec Process Guide for the work truck industry
Trailer/BodyBuilders - Mitsubishi Fuso details FE, FG series changes, offerings
Trailer/BodyBuilders - Ram Commercial details new features, touts upfitter resources
Trailer/BodyBuilders - The future of commerce is electronic, and dealers, OEMs and suppliers who aren't fully invested online are out of luck
Trailer/BodyBuilders - Western Star highlights new witches, electrical systems
Truck Parts and service - Keynote speaker named for 2020 Manufacturer and Distributor Innovation Conference

NOVEMBER

Diesel Progress - NTEA releases new training module
Fleet Management Weekly - Proper sourcing of commercial vehicles influences business success
FleetOwner - NTEA's new training module covers emissions, fuel economy
Muncie Power - The power of association
Sun Journal - Face Time: Ron Morin, builder of ambulances and rescue vehicles
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA's new training module covers emissions, fuel economy
Trailer/BodyBuilders - Proper sourcing of commercial vehicles influences success

OCTOBER

Infrastructures - NTEA releases training module on vehicle powertrains
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA congratulates latest companies earning MVP status
WorkTruckOnline - Remarketing alt-fuel trucks today

september

Aftermarket News - NTEA releases training module on vehicle powertrains
Heavy Equipment Guide - NTEA training module focuses on vehicle powertrains
Landscape Business - Vehicle lightweighting: A critical path to success
Modern Work Truck Solutions - NTEA releases training module on vehicle powertrains
Trailer/BodyBuilders - Measure it twice, upfit once: Snapshots from TPC 2019
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA releases training module covering vehicle powertrains
Trailer/BodyBuilders - Side underride guards: Life savers,or misdirected resources?
Trailer/BodyBuilders - Vehicle lightweighting is a pathway to success

AUGUST

Aftermarket News - Guest commentary: Evolving to sustainability - Reducing vehicle criteria and GHG emissions
Automotive Fleet - 2019 Fleet Manager of the Year finalists
Bus & Motorcoach News - Mid-size buses: Backbones of many fleets
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA releases Manufacturers' Shipments Survey Report

JUly

MPC - GVWR vs. GCWR: What's the difference for truck makers?
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA addresses truck, trailer GCWR in recent technical article
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA offers tips on work truck sustainability
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA recognizes Micky Truck Bodies, others for MVP status
Vehicle Service Pros - Evolving to sustainability: Reducing vehicle criteria and greenhouse gas emissions

june

Bulk Transporter - FET opponents rally on Capitol Hill
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA opens registration for Executive Leadership Summit
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA opens registration for 2019 Truck Product Conference
Transport Topics - Perspective: Repealing the Federal Excise Tax to Modernize the Truck Fleet

may

CCJ - Truck stakeholders applaud bill that would repeal truck tax
Concrete Products - Truck, trailer groups mobilize to nix federal excise tax
Fleet Management Weekly - Transfer Flow Director of Business Development Ben Winter elected to the NTEA Board of Directors
HDT - Bipartisan fet repeal bill introduced
Overdrive - House bill would nix pricey truck excise tax
Total Landscape Care - Diving in: The importance of CDLs, GVW and loading penalties
TTNews - Lawmakers introduce bill to repeal federal excise tax on new trucks

APRIL

National Ford Truck Club - Introducing NTEA's 55th Board Chairman, Wm. Craig Bonham
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA highlights latest companies earning MVP status

march

Aftermarket News - NTEA showcases series of new member resources at WTS19
Aftermarket News - Wm. Craig Bonham to serve as 55th NTEA Board chairman
Biodiesel Magazine - 2019 NTEA Fleet Outlook shows cont'd strong demand for biodiesel
Biofuels Digest - Association for the work truck industry sees biodiesel continuing to play major fueling role
Bulk Transporter - 2019 NTEA Fleet Purchasing Outlook shows a continued preference for biodiesel
Bulk Transporter - NTDA, NTTC join MTF coalition working to repeal FET
Contractor - State of the work truck industry 2019
Energy.Agwired.com - Biodiesel drives the work truck industry
Farm Progress - Truck industry survey has positive news for biofuel industry
Fleet Management Weekly - NTEA showcases Life Cycle Cost Calculator at WTS19
Fuels Market News - NBB: Biodiesel drives the work truck industry
Green Car Congress - 2019 NTEA Fleet Purchasing Outlook reveals continued strong demand for biodiesel in diesel trucks
Green Fleet Magazine - Biodiesel tops alt-fuel choice for fleets, NTEA survey finds
Heavy Equipment Guide - NTEA releases new truck certification resource
HeraldCourier.com - IHS Markit Insight enhances WorkTruckCert for NTEA members
Landscape Business - NTEA releases new truck certification resource
MarketScreener - National Biodiesel Board: Biodiesel brings cleaner air to Illinois
Missouri Ag - Biodiesel drives the work truck industry
Modern Work Truck Solutions - NTEA showcases series of new member resources at WTS19
Modern Work Truck Solutions - NTEA releases new edition of Truck Equipment Handbook
Modern Work Truck Solutions - Thinking about alternative energy
OEM Off-Highway - Biodiesel drives the work truck industry
Trade Show News Network - March trade show wrap-up: Expo West, Prowein, Work Truck Show and more
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA releases cloud-based truck certification resource
Trucknews.com - NTEA address cites Canadian policy work, association support
Trucks.com - 2019 Work Truck Show: Making certification easier for upfitters
Work Truck Mag - Biodiesel tops alt-fuel choice for fleets, NTEA Survey finds

FEBRUARY

Construction Equipment Guide - NTEA announces partnership with TruckScience
Construction Equipment Guide - NTEA releases vehicle certification training course
Fleet Equipment - NTEA discusses improving work truck efficiency and performance
Fleet Management Weekly - NTEA releases vehicle life cycle cost tool
Modern Work Truck Solutions - What to consider when going green
Modern Work Truck Solutions - Ultra-low NOx propane autogas engines take the spotlight
OEM Off-Highway - Grote Industries acquires MVP member status
Total Landscape Care - What questions to ask when evaluating expanding your fleet
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA, TruckScience partner on weight calculator for upfitters
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA releases vehicle certification training course
TruckingInfo.com - NTEA launches vehicle lifecycle tool 
Work Truck Magazine - NTEA launches vehicle lifecycle tool
Work Truck Magazine - NTEA partners with TruckScience

january

Biodiesel Magazine - Biodiesel-powered vehicles are in it for the long haul
Bloomberg - Fed to pause rate hikes but still move twice this year: Survey
Bloomberg - Stocks' bull case is undermined by boring bonds
Bus & Motorcoach News - MSBMA will work with feds on safety mandate
Freightwaves - New coalition seeks repeal of fet on heavy trucks and trailers
Overdrive - Dealers form coalition to advocate for sunsetting hefty truck excise tax
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA mourning loss of former president, trustee at 72
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA congratulates companies earning MVP status
Transport Topics - ATD announces coalition to repeal fet on heavy-duty trucks
Truckinginfo.com - Tariffs boost prices of steel dump bodies and car lifts
USAgNet.com - Industry honors biodiesel champs, reflects on history
USAgNet.com - Diesel vehicles powered by biodiesel in it for the long haul

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. View Work Truck Show coverage.

2020

june

For Construction Pros -  NTEA calls on Congress to suspend FET

march

Aftermarket News - Peter Miller to serve as 56th NTEA Board chair
Canadian Metalworking - Building heavy equipment
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA installs 56th chair
Truck and Trailer Guide - Peter Miller to serve as 56th NTEA Board chair

FEBRUARY

Fleet Equipment - REG: Industry experts confirm the continued importance of biodiesel
Landscape Business - Understanding your commercial vehicle footprint
RVBusiness - NTEA announces hiring of Koester as senior director
Trailer/BodyBuilders - FTR, NTEA experts say decline in Class 3-7 truck sales is coming in 2020

january

Agrinews - Diesel fleets will continue to thrive with biodiesel
Biodiesel Magazine - Diesel fleets will continue to thrive with biodiesel
Biofuels International - Biodiesel remains 'fuel of choice' for fleets looking to improve sustainability credentials
Compact Equipment - NTEA releases 2020 Commercial Vehicle Fleet Purchasing Outlook
Construction Equipment - Commercial truck market remains "robust": NTEA
Fleet Management Weekly - Greenhouse gases aren't the only set of concerning emissions
Illinois Ag Connection - Diesel fleets to continue thriving with biodiesel
InfraStructures - NTEA releases Vehicle Specification Process Guide
NGT News - NTEA adds new senior director to its team
Service Truck - New welder certification programming in the works
Str8dispatch.com - More powertrain training from NTEA
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA congratulates companies earning MVP status
Trucknews.com - ECONOMIC WATCH: Work truck users have plans to expand
Trucknews.com - More powertrain training from NTEA
Vehicle Service Pros - National Truck Equipment Association releases training module on powertrain systems
Work Truck Online - Advancing fuel-management technologies

2019

DECEMBER

Aftermarket News - New Manufacturer, Distributor Innovation Conference to take place at Work Truck Show 2020 
CStore Decisions - Seven interesting facts you don't know about biodiesel
Landscape Business - Proper sourcing of commercial vehicles influences business success
Trailer/BodyBuilders - 2019 Truck Product Conference highlights chassis changes
Trailer/BodyBuilders - DTNA details Freightliner spec, technical updates
Trailer/BodyBuilders - Ford Motor Company refreshing every vehicle in CV lineup
Trailer/BodyBuilders - GM bolster entire lineup of Chevy Silverado, GM Sierra trucks, chassis
Trailer/BodyBuilders - Hino delivering new models, configurations for 2021 MY
Trailer/BodyBuilders - International updates lineup, highlights Diamond Logic integration
Trailer/BodyBuilders - Isuzu trucks bolster carrying capacity, improve efficiency
Trailer/BodyBuilders - Mercedes spotlights Sprinter, Metric vans; Pro management
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA releases Vehicle Spec Process Guide for the work truck industry
Trailer/BodyBuilders - Mitsubishi Fuso details FE, FG series changes, offerings
Trailer/BodyBuilders - Ram Commercial details new features, touts upfitter resources
Trailer/BodyBuilders - The future of commerce is electronic, and dealers, OEMs and suppliers who aren't fully invested online are out of luck
Trailer/BodyBuilders - Western Star highlights new witches, electrical systems
Truck Parts and service - Keynote speaker named for 2020 Manufacturer and Distributor Innovation Conference

NOVEMBER

Diesel Progress - NTEA releases new training module
Fleet Management Weekly - Proper sourcing of commercial vehicles influences business success
FleetOwner - NTEA's new training module covers emissions, fuel economy
Muncie Power - The power of association
Sun Journal - Face Time: Ron Morin, builder of ambulances and rescue vehicles
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA's new training module covers emissions, fuel economy
Trailer/BodyBuilders - Proper sourcing of commercial vehicles influences success

OCTOBER

Infrastructures - NTEA releases training module on vehicle powertrains
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA congratulates latest companies earning MVP status
WorkTruckOnline - Remarketing alt-fuel trucks today

september

Aftermarket News - NTEA releases training module on vehicle powertrains
Heavy Equipment Guide - NTEA training module focuses on vehicle powertrains
Landscape Business - Vehicle lightweighting: A critical path to success
Modern Work Truck Solutions - NTEA releases training module on vehicle powertrains
Trailer/BodyBuilders - Measure it twice, upfit once: Snapshots from TPC 2019
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA releases training module covering vehicle powertrains
Trailer/BodyBuilders - Side underride guards: Life savers,or misdirected resources?
Trailer/BodyBuilders - Vehicle lightweighting is a pathway to success

AUGUST

Aftermarket News - Guest commentary: Evolving to sustainability - Reducing vehicle criteria and GHG emissions
Automotive Fleet - 2019 Fleet Manager of the Year finalists
Bus & Motorcoach News - Mid-size buses: Backbones of many fleets
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA releases Manufacturers' Shipments Survey Report

JUly

MPC - GVWR vs. GCWR: What's the difference for truck makers?
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA addresses truck, trailer GCWR in recent technical article
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA offers tips on work truck sustainability
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA recognizes Micky Truck Bodies, others for MVP status
Vehicle Service Pros - Evolving to sustainability: Reducing vehicle criteria and greenhouse gas emissions

june

Bulk Transporter - FET opponents rally on Capitol Hill
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA opens registration for Executive Leadership Summit
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA opens registration for 2019 Truck Product Conference
Transport Topics - Perspective: Repealing the Federal Excise Tax to Modernize the Truck Fleet

may

CCJ - Truck stakeholders applaud bill that would repeal truck tax
Concrete Products - Truck, trailer groups mobilize to nix federal excise tax
Fleet Management Weekly - Transfer Flow Director of Business Development Ben Winter elected to the NTEA Board of Directors
HDT - Bipartisan fet repeal bill introduced
Overdrive - House bill would nix pricey truck excise tax
Total Landscape Care - Diving in: The importance of CDLs, GVW and loading penalties
TTNews - Lawmakers introduce bill to repeal federal excise tax on new trucks

APRIL

National Ford Truck Club - Introducing NTEA's 55th Board Chairman, Wm. Craig Bonham
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA highlights latest companies earning MVP status

march

Aftermarket News - NTEA showcases series of new member resources at WTS19
Aftermarket News - Wm. Craig Bonham to serve as 55th NTEA Board chairman
Biodiesel Magazine - 2019 NTEA Fleet Outlook shows cont'd strong demand for biodiesel
Biofuels Digest - Association for the work truck industry sees biodiesel continuing to play major fueling role
Bulk Transporter - 2019 NTEA Fleet Purchasing Outlook shows a continued preference for biodiesel
Bulk Transporter - NTDA, NTTC join MTF coalition working to repeal FET
Contractor - State of the work truck industry 2019
Energy.Agwired.com - Biodiesel drives the work truck industry
Farm Progress - Truck industry survey has positive news for biofuel industry
Fleet Management Weekly - NTEA showcases Life Cycle Cost Calculator at WTS19
Fuels Market News - NBB: Biodiesel drives the work truck industry
Green Car Congress - 2019 NTEA Fleet Purchasing Outlook reveals continued strong demand for biodiesel in diesel trucks
Green Fleet Magazine - Biodiesel tops alt-fuel choice for fleets, NTEA survey finds
Heavy Equipment Guide - NTEA releases new truck certification resource
HeraldCourier.com - IHS Markit Insight enhances WorkTruckCert for NTEA members
Landscape Business - NTEA releases new truck certification resource
MarketScreener - National Biodiesel Board: Biodiesel brings cleaner air to Illinois
Missouri Ag - Biodiesel drives the work truck industry
Modern Work Truck Solutions - NTEA showcases series of new member resources at WTS19
Modern Work Truck Solutions - NTEA releases new edition of Truck Equipment Handbook
Modern Work Truck Solutions - Thinking about alternative energy
OEM Off-Highway - Biodiesel drives the work truck industry
Trade Show News Network - March trade show wrap-up: Expo West, Prowein, Work Truck Show and more
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA releases cloud-based truck certification resource
Trucknews.com - NTEA address cites Canadian policy work, association support
Trucks.com - 2019 Work Truck Show: Making certification easier for upfitters
Work Truck Mag - Biodiesel tops alt-fuel choice for fleets, NTEA Survey finds

FEBRUARY

Construction Equipment Guide - NTEA announces partnership with TruckScience
Construction Equipment Guide - NTEA releases vehicle certification training course
Fleet Equipment - NTEA discusses improving work truck efficiency and performance
Fleet Management Weekly - NTEA releases vehicle life cycle cost tool
Modern Work Truck Solutions - What to consider when going green
Modern Work Truck Solutions - Ultra-low NOx propane autogas engines take the spotlight
OEM Off-Highway - Grote Industries acquires MVP member status
Total Landscape Care - What questions to ask when evaluating expanding your fleet
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA, TruckScience partner on weight calculator for upfitters
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA releases vehicle certification training course
TruckingInfo.com - NTEA launches vehicle lifecycle tool 
Work Truck Magazine - NTEA launches vehicle lifecycle tool
Work Truck Magazine - NTEA partners with TruckScience

january

Biodiesel Magazine - Biodiesel-powered vehicles are in it for the long haul
Bloomberg - Fed to pause rate hikes but still move twice this year: Survey
Bloomberg - Stocks' bull case is undermined by boring bonds
Bus & Motorcoach News - MSBMA will work with feds on safety mandate
Freightwaves - New coalition seeks repeal of fet on heavy trucks and trailers
Overdrive - Dealers form coalition to advocate for sunsetting hefty truck excise tax
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA mourning loss of former president, trustee at 72
Trailer/BodyBuilders - NTEA congratulates companies earning MVP status
Transport Topics - ATD announces coalition to repeal fet on heavy-duty trucks
Truckinginfo.com - Tariffs boost prices of steel dump bodies and car lifts
USAgNet.com - Industry honors biodiesel champs, reflects on history
USAgNet.com - Diesel vehicles powered by biodiesel in it for the long haul