Arkansas Trucking Association

MTC1

 

Chairman

Mike Martin

Distribution Solutions, Inc.

Vice Chairman

Chris Parsons

USA Truck, Inc.

Secretary

Heath Wilson

Maverick Transportation, LLC

Immediate Past Chairman - Matt Panning, Tyson Foods, Inc.

The Maintenance & Technology Council (MTC) is an exclusive membership benefit of the Arkansas Trucking Association. The MTC serves the interests of its individual members, especially in the areas of maintenance and technology management.

The purpose of the Council is to provide a forum for the exchange of information and the discussion of current issues. This is brought to you through the following:

  • Speakers on product comparisons and/or new technologies
  • Interchanging ideas and information
  • Discussion of implementation strategies
  • Recommended vehicle specifications
  • Preventive maintenance guidelines
  • Vehicle maintenance reporting standards for maintenance cost reporting
  • Fuel economy guidelines
  • Monthly meetings and a variety of seminars and events throughout the year
  • Coordination of and opportunity to compete in the annual Arkansas Technician Championship

TECHNICIAN CURRICULUM ADVISORY COMMITTEE

Only employees of Arkansas Trucking Association member companies are eligible for MTC membership. If you are a motor carrier, manufacturer, or industry service provider, you will find that the Maintenance & Technology Council is a valuable organization you will want to join.

Corporate membership in the Arkansas Trucking Association is required for companies joining the Maintenance & Technology Council.

Annual Dues: $100

For more information, please contact Sarah Sheets at sarahsheets@arkansastrucking.com.  

 

Arkansas Technician Championship

2017 Technician Championship winners Page 1  2017 Technician Championship winners Page 2  

 Click for a complete list of winners at the 2017 Arkansas Technician Championship.

Calendar, Minutes, Presentations

2017 Calendar:

Emerging Technologies - February 23

Food Safety Modernization Act - January 26

2016 Calendar:

Legislative & Regulatory Update from ATA President - November 17

Retreading - New Technology - October 20

Fifth Wheel Training with JOST and SAF-Holland - August 25

Addressing the Technician Shortage Crisis - June 15

OEM Panel with Daimler, Peterbilt, Cummins, and International Truck & Engine - May 18

Roadside Inspection - April 19

Aftertreatment Systems & Challenges (credit to Technology Maintenance Council and  S-3 Study Group) - February 18

Improve Your Shop's Efficiency, Safety & Productivity from Summit Truck Group, Truck Centers of Arkansas, and MHC Kenworth - January 28

2015 Calendar:

Shop Talk - November 19

Telematics Panel (with Navistar Inc, Peterbilt of Fort Smith, Truck Centers of Arkansas and Roanwood MDM ) - October 29

Battery Voltage Panel - August 20

OSHA Consultation, Inspection Preparedness, and Update on the Regulatory/Enforcement Environment - July 9

Joint MTC & SMC Meeting and Level 1 Inspection Demonstration - May 21

Technician Training- January 29

Review of Dash Lights, May 21 Aftertreatment Systems - March 19

Sustainability Benchmarking- April 29

 

 

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Contact Us

Arkansas Trucking Association
PO Box 3476 (72203)
1401 West Capitol Ave.
Little Rock, AR 72201

(501) 372-3462 | Phone
(501) 376-1810 | Fax

Our Mission

  • PROTECT the collective interests of trucking companies in the political and regulatory arenas.
  • PROMOTE the dynamics of trucking so that people have a better understanding of the link between America's primary freight delivery system and the standard of living they enjoy.
  • SERVE our members to help them to grow their business and their profits
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