Public Can now Vote For Top Rookie Military-Veteran Trucker 

KIRKLAND, Wash, Oct. 28, 2022 – Public voting is now open for “Transition Trucking: Driving for Excellence,” a program dedicated to finding America’s top rookie military veteran driver. The program recognizes top drivers who have made the successful transition from active duty to professional trucking.  Kenworth has again teamed with FASTPORT and the U.S. Chamber […]

Kenworth Supports Careers in Trucking For U.S. Military Members

JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash., Oct. 3, 2022 – A career development, networking and job hiring event at a Hiring Our Heroes Summit was held recently at Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Washington state. Hundreds of active and retired U.S. military members and spouses attended the career summit, coordinated by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Hiring […]

Transition Trucking Semi-Finalists Earn Trip to Washington, D.C.

‘Driving for Excellence’ Award Winner To Receive Kenworth T680 Next Gen CHILLICOTHE, Ohio, Sept. 29, 2022 – “Transition Trucking: Driving for Excellence” semi-finalists recently traveled to Columbus and Chillicothe, Ohio, to be recognized as top rookie military veteran drivers.  During the trip, the semi-finalists visited the National Veterans Memorial and Museum in Columbus, appeared on the […]

Kenworth Donates T680 Next Generation with PACCAR Powertrain as 2022 “Transition Trucking: Driving for Excellence” Award

DEADLINE DATE HAS EXPIRED – Kenworth, FASTPORT and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Hiring Our Heroes initiative again are teaming to find America’s top rookie military veteran driver who made the successful transition from active duty to driving for a commercial fleet. Under the “Transition Trucking: Driving for Excellence” recognition program, Kenworth will provide the top […]

Kenworth T880 with Concrete Pump Produces $540,000 Donation To Support CIM Program

A Kenworth T880 concrete pump truck, donated for sale at the recent Concrete Industry Management (CIM) annual auction at World of Concrete, produced a $540,000 contribution to the CIM program. Kenworth, Alliance Concrete Pumps, and NorCal Kenworth combined on the donation. The Kenworth T880 concrete pump truck was purchased by J.K. Hammack, a residential concrete […]

Top Three Finalists Named as Search Narrows For Top Rookie Military Veteran Truck Driver

FASTPORT recently announced its top three finalists for “Transition Trucking: Driving for Excellence,” a program dedicated to finding America’s top rookie military veteran driver. The program recognizes top drivers who have made the successful transition from active duty to driving for a commercial fleet.  The top three drivers, listed with their military branch of service […]