Category: Vehicle Lifts

TMC Releases Augmented Reality Game to Attract New Technicians

TMC Releases Augmented Reality Game to Attract New Technicians

| April 20, 2021

Nationwide Release of New Game App Aims to Appeal to Students The American Trucking Associations ‘Technology & Maintenance Council’s announced the release of a new augmented reality game app aimed at attracting, fostering and welcoming a new generation of skilled technicians to the industry. Based on TMC’s National Technician Skills Competition, the app — called […]

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Proterra Selected In Electric Bus Contract By Washington State Department of Enterprise Services

Proterra Selected In Electric Bus Contract By Washington State Department of Enterprise Services

| April 14, 2021

Transit agencies, universities, and commercial customers can now purchase Proterra battery-electric buses directly from the Washington State Cooperative Purchasing Contract Proterra Inc (“Proterra”), a leading innovator in commercial vehicle electrification technology, today announced that it has been selected by the Washington State Department of Enterprise Services as a vendor to supply zero-emission battery-electric transit buses and charging […]

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Nikola and RIG360 Announce Expansive Sales and Service Dealer Network

Nikola and RIG360 Announce Expansive Sales and Service Dealer Network

| April 9, 2021

Strategic partnership spans more than 65 service center locations Nikola Corporation designer and manufacturer of heavy-duty commercial battery-electric vehicles (BEVs), fuel-cell electric vehicles (FCEVs) and energy infrastructure solutions, announced its first step in establishing a nationwide plan for its Class 8 truck sales and service coverage. Nikola, in partnership with RIG360 Service Network, a network […]

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Premier Truck Group and Universal Technical Institute Honor Military Service Members as They Graduate from  Technician Training at Fort Bliss

Premier Truck Group and Universal Technical Institute Honor Military Service Members as They Graduate from Technician Training at Fort Bliss

| April 6, 2021

Program is the first-of-its-kind, on-base diesel-commercial vehicle technician career skills program in U.S. Army history Premier Truck Group and Universal Technical Institute honored the inaugural graduating class of the Premier Truck Group Technician Skills Program. The first-of-its-kind, on-base diesel-commercial technician training program provides 12-weeks of industry-aligned training that leads directly to employment for military members transitioning to […]

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Universal Technical Institute to Acquire MIAT College of Technology

Universal Technical Institute to Acquire MIAT College of Technology

| March 31, 2021

Students will benefit from broader access to industry-aligned education including aviation, sustainable energy and robotics Universal Technical Institute (NYSE: UTI), the nation’s leading provider of trained technicians to the transportation industry, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire MIAT College of Technology from HCP & Company, its owner since August 2014. Terms of the transaction […]

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Universal Technical Institute to Open a Campus in Austin

Universal Technical Institute to Open a Campus in Austin

| March 23, 2021

Blended learning model enables optimization of campus footprint and instructional delivery Universal Technical Institute Inc. provider of transportation technician training, plans to expand its presence in two states in fiscal year 2022, the first being in the state of Texas with a new campus in Austin – its thirteenth nationwide and third in the state. The company opened its Houston campus […]

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