Thursday, January 12, 2012

Work Truck Show 2012 App Helps Navigate Sold Out Show Packed with New Products

FARMINGTON HILLS, MI (Jan. 11, 2012) — Booth space at The Work Truck Show® 2012 is sold out. More than 550 companies have reserved exhibit space at North America’s largest work truck event, held March 6-8, 2012, at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis. More than 60 of these exhibitors have announced plans to introduce new work trucks, components and equipment at the Show. To help attendees maximize their time at the event, NTEA has released a new app for smart phones and devices including the iPhone, BlackBerry, Android and iPad.

Educational programming at the event, including the Green Truck Summit and more than 60 intensive educational sessions, begins March 5.

“The Work Truck Show is the one event where anyone who builds, buys or uses vocational trucks for any application can find the latest products, from the smallest latch to a full-size work truck,” says Frank Livas, NTEA convention chairman and president of Brake & Clutch, Inc. (Salem, MA). “I can’t wait to see what our industry’s innovative companies have come up with this year!”

The new Work Truck Show app, available for most mobile devices, enables users to access the Show floor plan, browse educational sessions, view and schedule appointments, and find exhibitors that are featuring products in the New Product Spotlight and Green Product Showcase programs. To get it, scan the QR code at http://www.ntea.com/worktruckshow/index.aspx?id=25950 or visit www.guidebook.com/getit with a smart phone or device. Follow the prompts to download the Guidebook app. Then, open the app, select “Download Guides” and search for “The Work Truck Show.”

Some of the new products to be displayed at the Work Truck Show 2012 include:


ExhibitorProductBooth 
AireDockNon-idling (TSE) solution3885
Alan International Technology Ltd CoRoll-up door3273
Altec IndustriesTelescopic bucket truck2215
APSCO IncHoist valve for vehicles with electric PTOs4959
ASA / Voyager CamerasTouch screen stereo with camera capability3981
BAE SystemsParallel hybrid electric propulsion system5359
Chelsea Products Div of Parker870 Series PTO3011
Chevrolet & GMC Commercial Truck2012 cutaway vans with liquefied petroleum gas fuel system1829
Clean Seal IncDiesel Emissions Fluid (DEF) hose3010
Crysteel Manufacturing Inc.Aluminum dump bodies3328
Eberhard Manufacturing CoMulti-point, key-locking, grabber latch1425
EZ Connector IncWaterproof, self-sealing connectors4176
F. Barkow Inc.Custom truck bodies2431
FORCE America IncMobile resource management GPS telematics device2045
FRAS-LE North America IncBrake pads5776
Green Alternative SystemsAlternative fuel conversions5958
Hillsboro IndustriesAluminum truck bed3073
InterMotive Vehicle ControlsUpfitter interface module3464
International TruckVocational trucks4359
Iowa Mold Tooling Co IncThree hydraulically driven air compressors3345
Leggett & Platt Commercial Vehicle ProductsTrailer-mounted expandable work area3249
Leyman Lift GatesAluminum platform liftgate1718
Maxon Lift CorpLiftgate with two vertical cylinders; high-end liftgate1431
Meyer Products LLCSnow plow with bottom-trip edge1605
Miller IndustriesRoll-off system4992
Muncie Power ProductsGear pumps3029
Muncie Power ProductsHS24 Series PTO3030
Optronics InternationalWhite LED dome light5659
Orscheln Products, LLCElectronic shift actuator system5747
Power-Packer, IncMotion control solutions2201
PRO-VISION Video Systems2.0” Camera light3366
RAD Woodwork Co IncWhite Oak flooring5869
Reading Group, TheAluminum service van on Roush LPG chassis; new body5380
Ridewell SuspensionsDisc brake axle with Wabco air disc brakes1315
Roll-Rite LLCAutomated covering system for rolloffs2017
RSC Bio SolutionsBio-based industrial cleaners, lubricants and hydraulic fluids5860
Sage Oil Vac IncEnclosed lube truck4087
Sortimo North AmericaIn-vehicle equipment5087
SoundOff SignalLED lightbar4148
Tommy Gate CompanyMedium-duty railgate1419
TruckCraft CorpAluminum tow body3373
TUF-TUG ProductsSpare wheel stowage system4495
Vanair Manufacturing IncHydraulically driven all-in-one power systems, reciprocating compressors and remote start/stop system3759
Velvac IncCamera-based vision system3481
Venchurs Vehicle SystemsCNG trucks5975
Venco/Venturo/Ferrari Truck CranesDump hoist for Silverado & Sierra pickups1303
Weather Guard/KnaackVan platform1233
Westport LDNatural gas power system5491
Wilcox Bodies LtdAluminum body2035
Xantrex Technology Inc.Inverter/chargers1331

For a sneak peak at many of these products, use the Work Truck Show app or go online to www.ntea.com/worktruckshow/, select “Floor Plan” from the “About the Work Truck Show” drop-down menu, and then click on “Featured Exhibitors” to see a list of current participants. Click on a company name for more information about its new product(s).

Produced annually by NTEA, The Work Truck Show covers more than 500,000 square feet with Class 1-8 vocational trucks and equipment. It brings together thousands of work truck professionals, including fleet managers, equipment buyers, maintenance personnel, manufacturers, distributors and dealers.
To register, or for more information, visit www.ntea.com or call 1-800-441- 6832.

About NTEAEstablished in 1964, NTEA, the Association for the Work Truck Industry, represents more than 1,500 companies that manufacture, distribute, install, sell and repair commercial trucks, truck bodies, truck equipment, trailers and accessories. Buyers of work trucks and the major commercial truck chassis manufacturers also belong to the Association. NTEA provides in-depth technical information, education, and member programs and services, and produces The Work Truck Show. The Association maintains its administrative headquarters in suburban Detroit and a government relations office in Washington, DC.

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