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Mar 29, 2019, 11:53 ET ATA Appeals Dismissal of Challenge to Unconstitutional Truck Toll Program

Yesterday, the American Trucking Associations, along with three motor carriers representing the industry, appealed last week's decision by the...


Mar 20, 2019, 16:31 ET TMC Honors Industry Leaders During Annual Meeting

Today, American Trucking Associations' Technology & Maintenance Council honored several industry professionals with a variety of awards for their...


Mar 19, 2019, 15:58 ET ATA Truck Tonnage Index Fell 0.2% in February

American Trucking Associations' advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index was down 0.2% in February after increasing 2.5% in...


Mar 18, 2019, 19:05 ET TMC Opens Exhibit Hall During 2019 Annual Meeting

Today, American Trucking Associations' Technology & Maintenance Council opened the doors on a sold out exhibit hall as part of TMC's 2019 Annual...


Mar 18, 2019, 18:45 ET TMC Honors Five with Silver Spark Plug

Today, American Trucking Associations' Technology & Maintenance Council honored three professionals with its highest honor — the Silver Spark Plug...


Mar 18, 2019, 17:00 ET TMC Names Kenneth Calhoun General Chairman & Treasurer

Today, American Trucking Associations' Technology & Maintenance Council announced that Kenneth Calhoun, fleet optimization manager at Altec Service...


Mar 17, 2019, 18:10 ET TMC, FleetNet Maintenance Report Finds Costs of Repairs Increasing

The average cost of mechanical repairs in the trucking industry increased for the second straight quarter, while miles between unscheduled roadside...


Mar 17, 2019, 18:04 ET TMC, PIT Group Unveil 2019 Collaborative Research Program

Today, American Trucking Associations' Technology & Maintenance Council and PIT Group of FPInnovations, announced the organizations will be...


Mar 15, 2019, 17:28 ET ATA Welcomes ACT 1's Continued Support of Trucking Industry Priorities

Today, American Trucking Associations announced its continued alliance with the Allied Committee for the Trucking Industry and their joint pursuit of ...


Mar 13, 2019, 13:56 ET Fourth Quarter Truck Driver Turnover Rate Shows Muddled Picture

Today, the American Trucking Associations released its figures on truck driver turnover in the fourth quarter, showing a continued downward trend in...


Mar 08, 2019, 15:30 ET ATA Extends Corporate Partnership with Spireon

Today, American Trucking Associations announced it has renewed Spireon, a vehicle intelligence company, as an ATA Featured Product Program provider....


Mar 06, 2019, 11:37 ET Trucking Calls on Congress to Draft Sustainable, User-Funded Infrastructure Plan

Today, American Trucking Associations President and CEO Chris Spear told the House Ways and Means Committee that the nation's infrastructure needs...


Feb 26, 2019, 17:15 ET Bipartisan DRIVE Safe Act Hailed by America's Trucking Industry

Following today's introduction of companion, bipartisan bills in the U.S. House and Senate that would help address the nation's growing shortage of...


Feb 19, 2019, 12:05 ET ATA Truck Tonnage Index Increased 2.3% in January

American Trucking Associations' advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index increased 2.3% in January after falling 1% in December....


Feb 13, 2019, 11:00 ET ATA President Urges Congress to Move Forward on Needed Highway Funding

Today, American Trucking Associations President and CEO Chris Spear testified before the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee about...


Feb 05, 2019, 22:08 ET ATA Backs President Trump's Calls for Infrastructure and Trade Action

Following tonight's State of the Union address, American Trucking Associations' President and CEO Chris Spear applauded President Donald Trump for...


Feb 01, 2019, 15:00 ET ATA Announces Noregon Renewed as ATA Featured Product Provider

Today, American Trucking Associations announced the connected vehicles solutions company Noregon as a Featured Product Provider. "ATA is thrilled to...


Jan 29, 2019, 21:45 ET ATA Introduces 2019-2020 America's Road Team as Trucking Ambassadors

Today, American Trucking Associations announced its new team of 18 professional truck drivers to the 2019-2020 class of America's Road Team. The...


Jan 26, 2019, 16:10 ET Truck Drivers Compete to Join Team of Elite Industry Ambassadors

Today, American Trucking Associations welcomed 33 professional truck drivers to the final round of the America's Road Team selection process. "The...


Jan 22, 2019, 12:01 ET ATA Truck Tonnage Index Increased 6.6% in 2018

American Trucking Associations' advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index increased 6.6% in all of 2018 – the largest annual...


Jan 03, 2019, 10:34 ET Turnover Rate at Large Truckload Carriers Falls in Third Quarter

Today, American Trucking Associations Chief Economist Bob Costello said the turnover rate at large truckload carriers fell 11 percentage points in...


Dec 21, 2018, 17:28 ET ATA Applauds DOT for Common Sense Trucking Safety Ruling

Today, the American Trucking Associations commended Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao for granting the Federation's petition to pre-empt confusing ...


Dec 20, 2018, 15:18 ET ATA Renews U.S. Bank as Part of Featured Product Program for Fifth Year

Today, American Trucking Associations announced that U.S. Bank, provider of industry-leading freight payment solutions, will once again be an ATA...


Dec 18, 2018, 12:01 ET ATA Truck Tonnage Index Rose 0.4% in November

American Trucking Associations' advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index increased 0.4% in November to 118.9 from October's...


Dec 07, 2018, 15:15 ET ATA Announces BlackBerry as Newest ATA Featured Product Provider

Today, American Trucking Associations announced BlackBerry as the newest ATA Featured Product Provider of the ATA Business Solutions Featured Product ...