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Mar 12, 2015, 16:45 ET

Work Truck Show 2015 Attendance Breaks 11,000; Sets Record

A record-setting 11,005 industry professionals from all 50 states, eight Canadian provinces and 23 countries turned out for The Work Truck...

Mar 11, 2015, 16:53 ET

The Work Truck Show® 2015 Green Award Goes to Miller Electric Mfg. Co.

 The Work Truck Show® 2015 Green Award was presented last week to Miller Electric Mfg. Co. (Appleton, WI) for the company's EnPak®...

Mar 11, 2015, 14:11 ET

Chelsea Products Wins The Work Truck Show® 2015 Innovation Award

 Chelsea Products Div. of Parker (Olive Branch, MS) won The Work Truck Show® 2015 Innovation Award last week for its 249V Series power...

Feb 10, 2015, 13:33 ET

Navy Capt. Alex Stites Named New 2015 Green Truck Summit Keynote Speaker

Capt. Alex Stites, director of shore energy for the Navy, will serve as keynote speaker at the 2015 Green Truck Summit in place of Dennis McGinn....

Jan 19, 2015, 13:01 ET

World Premiere of Mercedes-Benz Metris Set for The Work Truck Show® 2015

 The Mercedes-Benz Metris midsize van will make its world premiere at The Work Truck Show® 2015. It is one of more than 100 new commercial...

Dec 29, 2014, 13:34 ET

Navy Assistant Secretary Dennis McGinn to Present 2015 Green Truck Summit Keynote Address

 Assistant Secretary of the Navy (Energy, Installations & Environment) Dennis McGinn will serve as keynote speaker at the 2015 Green Truck...

Dec 11, 2014, 13:35 ET

Work Truck Show Educational Sessions Provide Fleet Management Essentials

In addition to a 500,000-square-foot trade show floor featuring the newest vocational trucks, vans and equipment, The Work Truck Show® 2015...

Nov 13, 2014, 16:38 ET

MotorWeek's John Davis to Emcee 2015 Green Truck Summit

John Davis, the Emmy Award-winning host, executive producer and creator of MotorWeek, will serve as master of ceremonies at the 2015 Green Truck...

Oct 07, 2014, 17:55 ET
The Work Truck Show 2015, North America's largest work truck event, is held March 4-6 at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, IN. Educational programming, including the Green Truck Summit, begins March 3. (PRNewsFoto/NTEA)

Attend The Work Truck Show® 2015 to Find Solutions to the Issues Keeping You Awake at Night

 What's keeping you awake at night? As part of its efforts to continuously improve The Work Truck Show®, NTEA – The Association for...

Sep 09, 2014, 13:30 ET
Retired NFL head coach Tony Dungy has been named keynote speaker for The Work Truck Show 2015. His address will be part of the President's Breakfast & NTEA Annual Meeting on Thursday, March 5, at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, IN. (PRNewsFoto/NTEA)

Retired Indianapolis Colts Coach Tony Dungy to Give Keynote Address at The Work Truck Show® 2015 in Indianapolis

 Former NFL head coach Tony Dungy, whose teams averaged more wins in the regular season than those of any other head coach in League history,...

Jul 28, 2014, 13:20 ET
The Work Truck Show 2015 (PRNewsFoto/NTEA)

Mark Your Calendar: Work Truck Show 2015 and 2016 Dates Announced

 North America's largest work truck event will return to Indianapolis, IN, where it has enjoyed sustained success over the past four years....

Mar 17, 2014, 13:01 ET
More than 10,000 vocational truck industry professionals gathered at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, IN, March 5-7 for The Work Truck Show(R) 2014. The event featured significant new product introductions, a day-and-a-half Green Truck Summit, more than 60 educational sessions, and a record number of ride-and-drive opportunities.  (PRNewsFoto/NTEA)

Work Truck Show 2014 Success Reflects Rebounding Industry

 Indianapolis, IN, was once again the center of the vocational truck universe as more than 10,000 industry professionals gathered for The Work...

Mar 12, 2014, 14:32 ET
The Work Truck Show(R) 2014 Innovation Award was won by Cirus Controls for its GPS DataSmart(TM) winter maintenance reporting system. Dave McElrone, Cirus Controls western region manager (left), accepted the award from Steve Carey, executive director of NTEA – The Association for the Work Truck Industry (right), last week during The Work Truck Show 2014 at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, IN.  (PRNewsFoto/NTEA)

Work Truck Show Innovation Award Goes to Cirus Controls GPS DataSmart Winter Maintenance Reporting System

 The Work Truck Show® 2014 Innovation Award was presented last week to Cirus Controls for its GPS DataSmart™ winter maintenance...

Mar 11, 2014, 11:42 ET
Echo Automotive, Inc. (Scottsdale, AZ), won The Work Truck Show(R) 2014 Green Award for its EchoDrive bolt-on hybrid electric kit for fleet vehicles. Steve Carey, executive director of NTEA­ - The Association for the Work TruckIndustry, presented the award to Amy Dobrikova, Echo Automotive VP sales &business development, last week during The Work Truck Show 2014 at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, IN.  (PRNewsFoto/NTEA)

EchoDrive™ Bolt-On Hybrid Kit Wins Work Truck Show 2014 Green Award

Echo Automotive, Inc. (Scottsdale, AZ), won The Work Truck Show® 2014 Green Award for its EchoDrive™ bolt-on hybrid electric kit for...

Feb 27, 2014, 14:01 ET
U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Vehicle Technologies Office Director Patrick Davis will serve as the keynote speaker at this year's Green Truck Summit, the leading educational conference on clean vehicle technology for vocational trucks. The Green Truck Summit will be held March 4-5 as part of The Work Truck Show, which runs March 5-7 at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, IN. Davis will present the keynote address at 8:15AM on Tuesday, March 4.  (PRNewsFoto/NTEA)

Department of Energy's Patrick Davis Named Green Truck Summit 2014 Keynote Speaker

 U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Vehicle Technologies Office Director Patrick Davis will serve as the keynote speaker at this year's Green...

Feb 13, 2014, 15:04 ET
Fleet operators can test-drive more vehicles than ever before at this year's Green Truck Ride-and-Drive at The Work Truck Show. Vehicles available for test-drives on city streets and in a new closed-access course include trucks, shuttle buses and vans powered by the latest alternative fuel and hybrid systems. The Work Truck Show(R) 2014, North America's largest work truck event, runs March 5-7 at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, IN. Educational programming, including the Green Truck Summit, begins March 4.  (PRNewsFoto/NTEA)

Find Out Which Sustainable Technologies Make Sense for Your Business at The Work Truck Show® 2014 Green Truck Ride-and-Drive

 Fleet operators planning for the future can save time this year by trying out 23 sustainable technology vehicles in one place during the...

Jan 16, 2014, 13:44 ET
Exhibitors have announced plans to introduce more than 100 new products at The Work Truck Show 2014 through press conferences, in-booth reveals and the New Product Spotlight and Green Product Showcase programs.  (PRNewsFoto/NTEA)

See the Products of the Future at The Work Truck Show® 2014

The vocational trucks, equipment, accessories and technology that will be used across a variety of industries this year and beyond will debut at...

Dec 19, 2013, 18:16 ET
The Green Truck Ride-and-Drive at The Work Truck Show(R) 2014 will include a closed-access driving area in addition to the traditional open road test drive course. The Work Truck Show, North America's largest work truck event, runs March 5-7 at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, IN. Educational programing begins March 4. Sponsored by Hino Trucks, the Green Truck Ride-and-Drive is open to all show attendees on Wednesday, March 5, and Thursday, March 6.  (PRNewsFoto/NTEA)

Work Truck Show 2014 Green Truck Ride-and-Drive to Provide a More Tailored Test Drive Experience

 To keep pace with the evolving advanced truck technologies and alternative fuels vehicle market, the Green Truck Ride-and-Drive at The Work...

Nov 18, 2013, 13:58 ET
The Green Truck Summit, the vocational truck industry's premier clean vehicle technology conference, is held March 4-5 in conjunction with The Work Truck Show(R) 2014. Educational sessions cover a variety of topics, including natural gas, other alternative fuels and advanced vehicle technology.  (PRNewsFoto/NTEA)

Green Truck Summit 2014 Covers Latest Fuel Trends and Features Exclusive Mayor's Panel

Natural gas, other alternative fuels and advanced vehicle technology take center stage at this year's Green Truck Summit, held March...

Oct 16, 2013, 19:01 ET
Truck fleet managers can take advantage of more than 60 educational sessions, including the day-and-a-half Remote Fleet and Mobile Work Crew Management Technologies Symposium, at The Work Truck Show(R) 2014. The Work Truck Show is held March 5-7, 2014, at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, IN. Educational programming begins March 4.  (PRNewsFoto/NTEA)

The Work Truck Show® 2014 Offers Modern Solutions for Truck Fleet Managers

 Truck fleet managers can learn how the latest technology can improve operations and productivity at The Work Truck Show® 2014. North...