Nominations open for 2018 Craig Roseneder Award
The Australian Trucking Association (ATA) has announced that nominations are now open for the 2018 Craig Roseneder Award, which recognises technical and maintenance excellence in the trucking industry.
Sponsored by Castrol Vecton, the award celebrates the professionalism of the indviduals who work behind the scenes in the trucking industry’s workshops.
“The Craig Roseneder award recognises the exceptional skill and dedication of Australia’s professional workshop personnel, with particular focus on innovation, mentoring and industry involvement,” said ATA Chair, Geoff Crouch.
“Each year, this award highlights the amazing calibre of people who work behind the scenes to keep our trucks safe on the road.”
“The award winner will not only receive national recognition for their outstanding achievement: they will also receive an amazing prize thanks to our friends at Castrol Vecton,” he said.
According to the ATA, the winner will receive a fully paid trip to Atlanta, Georgia, to attend the US Technology and Maintenance Council’s 2019 Annual Meeting and Transportation Technology Exhibition including: return airfares to the United States of America; full registration to attend the 2019 US Technology and Maintenance Council’s 2019 Annual Meeting and Transportation Technology Exhibition; five nights premium conference accommodation Partners’ program registration (if applicable); AUD $1,500 spending money; and complimentary registration to the 2019 ATA Technology and Maintenance Conference.
“There are so many amazing men and women in the trucking industry, and I’m sure we all know someone who would be deserving of this award,” said Crouch. “I urge everyone in the trucking industry to nominate someone great,” he said.
The award winner will be announced at the ATA’s 2018 Technology and Maintenance Conference (TMC18), to be held 15-17 October at the Kangan Institute’s Automotive Centre of Excellence.
Nominations for the 2018 Craig Roseneder Award close on 14 September.
(Image: Recipient of the 2017 Craig Roseneder Award, Mark Collins – Frasers Livestock Transport.)