Truck Center Companies (TCC) is sending eight heavy duty diesel technicians to the Nebraska SuperTech competition at Central Community College in Hastings today. Nearly 100 technicians completed an online exam but only 16 moved on to the competition.
Best of luck to TCC diesel techs Mike Paitz, James Cantrell and Damon Winn of York; Joe Hebbert and Brady Ecklund of Lincoln, Tim Blake of Columbus, Kevin Nebuda of Norfolk and Nick Guhde of Omaha.
SuperTech is a state and national competition that showcases the professional skills of heavy-duty diesel truck technicians. The Technology and Maintenance Council of the American Trucking Associations launched the program in 2006. Finalists at Nebraska SuperTech compete for cash prizes at 10 different skill stations and the overall winner will represent Nebraska at the National SuperTech competition September 18 – 22 in Raleigh, N.C.