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DISCOUNT REGISTRATION AVAILABLE FOR TARA MEMBERS AT 2018 HD REPAIR FORUM

Feb 12, 2018

Rocherster, NY – TARA is excited to announce that it will be a supporting organization at the upcoming HD REPAIR Forum. The event runs from April 10th – 11th 2018 at the Hilton in Fort Worth, TX.

Don’t miss out on the opportunity to network with leaders in the industry to discuss and deliver the latest trends, updates and information for heavy-duty repairs.

All are encouraged to take advantage of early bird pricing at just $299 through Friday February 16, 2018. After February 16th pricing will increase to $349.

When registering, please use the promo code: TARA2018

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We look forward to seeing you there!

About TARA

The Truck Frame and Axle Repair Association (TARA) is the standard bearer within the heavy truck frame and axle repair industry. Our mission is to protect and serve the interests of all stakeholders through advocacy and the establishment of repair standards.

TARA’s network of heavy truck repair experts is a critical asset to the transportation industry. Our member shops are the preferred choice of fleets nationwide because they adhere to rigorous repair standards and maintain a laser focus on attention to detail and 100% customer satisfaction. All TARA endorsed repair facilities are required to be fully equipped with certified technicians and the latest technology and equipment to conduct heavy truck, tractor & trailer frame, cab, body, axle, housing, suspension, wheel balancing and alignment repair services. This standard provides peace-of-mind to fleet owners and ensures that all repairs meet or exceed OEM and insurance industry standards.

TARA TO PRESENT AT TMC 2018 – MARCH 5TH – 8TH

Feb 10, 2018

Rochester, NY – TARA is excited to announce that it will be presenting at TMC’s 2018 Annual Meeting & Transportation Technology Exhibition which will be held in Atlanta, GA at the Georgia World Congress Center. The show begins March 5th and runs through March 8th.

Attendees are encouraged to stop by the TARA BOOTH (842) to speak to association representatives about the benefits of membership and learn about what is new within the truck frame and axle repair industry.

The TMC show has a storied tradition and is comprised of a broad collection of experienced fleets, equipment suppliers and service providers. “I am really looking forward to this year’s show. It is a great platform to promote our members, gain new members and network with industry stakeholders,” stated Bill Hinchcliffe, TARA spokesman.

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2018 Annual Meeting & Transportation Technology Exhibition

ABOUT TARA

The Truck Frame and Axle Repair Association (TARA) is the standard bearer within the heavy truck frame and axle repair industry. Our mission is to protect and serve the interests of all stakeholders through advocacy and the establishment of repair standards.

TARA’s network of heavy truck repair experts is a critical asset to the transportation industry. Our member shops are the preferred choice of fleets nationwide because they adhere to rigorous repair standards and maintain a laser focus on attention to detail and 100% customer satisfaction. All TARA endorsed repair facilities are required to be fully equipped with certified technicians and the latest technology and equipment to conduct heavy truck, tractor & trailer frame, cab, body, axle, housing, suspension, wheel balancing and alignment repair services. This standard provides peace-of-mind to fleet owners and ensures that all repairs meet or exceed OEM and insurance industry standards.

TARA ASSOCIATION POISED FOR GROWTH IN 2018

Dec 03, 2017

Rochester, NY – As 2017 comes to an end the TARA Association is poised for growth in the coming year. In September, industry leaders and members from across the country came together in Dallas, TX for the annual meeting to discuss challenges that are facing the truck frame and axle repair industry and to learn about new products, technology and the latest repair procedures throughout the heavy-duty marketplace. “This year’s annual meeting was one of the best we have had. Our program included a number of social events, manufacturer seminars from 3M, Spanesi, Hendrickson, Ingersoll Rand, Hunter Engineering, HD Repair Forum, Grapevine Police Department and tours of K.C.’s Paint Shop and the Peterbilt plant. I wanted to thank everyone that attended and that made the event possible and I am looking forward to building off this year’s success,” stated Bill Hinchcliffe, TARA’s Secretary / Treasurer.

The group also engaged in a strategic planning session aimed at improving the associations reach and membership offerings. “Everyone is really excited about the prospect of growth and the benefits that will bring to the industry and its stakeholders. We have developed new marketing tools that will aid in increasing awareness and have designed educational outreach programs to more closely align with the needs of our members. More information will be shared on these initiatives in the coming weeks and months,” said Brian Fleischman, TARA’s Director of Sales and Marketing.

ABOUT TARA

The Truck Frame and Axle Repair Association (TARA) is the standard bearer within the heavy truck frame and axle repair industry. Our mission is to protect and serve the interests of all stakeholders through advocacy and the establishment of repair standards.

TARA’s network of heavy truck repair experts is a critical asset to the transportation industry. Our member shops are the preferred choice of fleets nationwide because they adhere to rigorous repair standards and maintain a laser focus on attention to detail and 100% customer satisfaction. All TARA endorsed repair facilities are required to be fully equipped with certified technicians and the latest technology and equipment to conduct heavy truck, tractor & trailer frame, cab, body, axle, housing, suspension, wheel balancing and alignment repair services. This standard provides peace-of-mind to fleet owners and ensures that all repairs meet or exceed OEM and insurance industry standards.

NEW BEGINNINGS – TARA Annual Meeting

Aug 14, 2017

TARA Annual Meeting
Where/ When: Dallas, TX – September 27-30

The TARA annual meeting committee is excited to announce the 2017 presentation format. The 2 day event will include educational based programming delivered by industry experts.
Program topics will include but are not limited to:

  •  TARA Association Rebranding Presentation
  •  Exploring the Benefits of a Fully-Integrated Marketing Approach
  •  Keeping Your Business and Employees Safe in Today’s Environment
  •  Value In Numbers –The Benefits of a Buying Group
  •  Future Challenges Facing Today’s Shop Owners