Greg Hewitt [second from right], Heil Trailer International, and John Conley [far right], NTTC, congratulated Griff Odgers and J Darron Eschle for the winning effort that brought Andrews Logistics Inc its first Outstanding Performance Trophy for tank truck safety. Heil has sponsored the trophy for more than 25 years.
Jeff McCaig [left], Trimac Transportation, passed the National Tank Truck Carriers Inc chairman duties for the 2010-2011 term to Steve Rush, Carbon Express Inc. McCaig was the 2009-2010 chairman.
For this year's NTTC chairmen's photograph, Steve Rush and Jeff McCaig posed in front of one of the most striking modern sculptures in Chicago. Nicknamed "The Chicago Bean" and officially titled "Cloud Gate," the 110-ton polished stainless steel sculpture reflects the city skyline from Chicago's Millennium Park.
Robert J Henry
Steve Ponder, Great West Casualty, presented a crystal tank truck on a marble base to Jeff McCaig, Trimac Transportation, in appreciation for McCaig's service as the 2009-2010 NTTC chairman.
Samuel K Skinner
Winners of the 2009 NTTC tank truck safety contest were recognized during the annual meeting in Chicago IL. Pictured are grand award winners in the Competitive Safety Contest. Front row [from left] Keith Lewis, Liquid Transport Corp; Sharon Hamel, J & S Transport; Michael Salz, Linden Bulk Transportation; and John Whittington, Vickery Transportation Inc. Back row: Tom Connard, Trimac Transportation; Griff Odgers, Andrews Logistics Inc; Rick Harrell, R O Harrell Inc; Tom Blaney, Northwest Tank Lines Inc; and Brent Vander Leest, Scully Transport.