Year: 2011

10/18/2011

ATA, TCA Unite in Call for Increased Truck Productivity

Grapevine, Texas: The nation's two leading trucking industry trade groups - American Trucking Associations and the Truckload Carriers Association - came together at the conclusion of ATA's Management Conference & Exhibition

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10/17/2011

Bison Transport Team Drivers Brian McHale and Lee Wood Named TCA Highway Angels

Drivers brave fierce traffic and spilled gasoline to assist at scene of fatal accident Alexandria, Virginia:  On July 18, 2011, McHale and Wood were on a trip from Winnipeg to Mississauga. As

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10/15/2011

TCA’s New “Issues Update” Tool Is Earning a Reputation for Speed, Accuracy, and Interactivity

TCA staff demonstrated the power of this briefing tool to members at business meetings held earlier today in Grapevine, Texas Grapevine, Texas: Earlier today, Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) conducted several business meetings

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09/22/2011

Team Drivers Assist at Fatal Accident

David Murray and Rick Wiltsey have been named TCA’s latest Highway Angels Alexandria, Virginia: The incident took place at about 2 a.m. on August 2, 2011. The team had just switched drivers,

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09/20/2011

Marcus Beam Named TCA Highway Angel

Driver helped at accident scene when no one else would Alexandria, Virginia: The Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) is pleased to name Marcus Beam, a professional truck driver for Epes Transport System, Inc.,

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09/09/2011

TCA Names Nicholas Lewis a Highway Angel

Driver demonstrated excellent defensive driving skills Alexandria, Virginia: The Truckload Carriers Association’s (TCA) latest Highway Angel is Nicholas Lewis, a professional truck driver for Swift Transportation of Phoenix, Arizona. On July 31, 2011,

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08/25/2011

TCA Designs “Trucker Weight Loss Showdown” for Drivers and Employees of Select Member Carriers

Prizes will be awarded to the one fleet and individual, respectively, demonstrating biggest weight loss Dallas, Texas: The trucking industry has a sizable problem. According to the American Dietetic Association in a

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08/12/2011

Truckload Carriers Association Announces Winners of 2011-12 Scholarship Competition

Alexandria, Virginia: For the 2011-12 school year, 25 deserving students will receive assistance funding their college educations because of the Truckload Carriers Association’s (TCA) Scholarship Fund. Since 1973, the fund has

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07/29/2011

Pilot Flying J Surprises TCA with $10,000 Donation to Trucking Image Campaign

Loyal TCA supporter believes that change begins now Alexandria, Virginia: Since he was elected the Truckload Carriers Association’s (TCA) chairman at the annual convention this past March, Gary Salisbury of Fikes Truck

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07/25/2011

55 TCA Members Accept Unique Challenge to “Pay It Forward”

Trucking company owner asks companies to provide random employees with $100 each to use for charitable purposes Albuquerque, New Mexico: At the Truckload Carriers Association’s recent Refrigerated Division Annual Meeting in Albuquerque,

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