Mar 29, 2018 1:46:20 PM
Yesterday, we posted a recap of our Open House that we hosted at our facility on March 14th. If you weren't able to make it, catch up here to see what you missed. As mentioned in that recap, we intentionally plan our open house to fall a week before the Mid-America Truck Show (MATS) and today we recap the event if you also were not able to attend the show.
Mar 31, 2017 1:23:18 PM
Anyone that follows along with our brand online might know that February and March can be a whirlwind around Louisville Switching. It starts in February with our annual dealer meeting with Kalmar Ottawa. We are a Premier Partner Dealer and always look forward to attending this event. Then we head straight into planning for our Annual Open House. Well this year was no different.
Mar 17, 2017 4:30:52 PM
The 2017 Mid-America Truck Show is almost here! We're so excited for our city to host the largest annual event in the world for the heavy-duty trucking industry. Of course, we wouldn't miss out as it's practically in our backyard. While we're there, we'd love to connect with you! You can reach out to us through Facebook or Twitter during the show, but you can also come visit us in person at our booth. We'll be at booth #12056 in the North Wing. If you've never attended before or you're still deciding if you'll attend, here are some details you might like to know.
Mar 10, 2016 2:54:43 PM
The last few years we've been hosting an Open House the week prior to the Mid-America Truck Show (MATS for those industry insiders). Our Open House this year is Thursday, March 24 from 11am-2pm, and we would love to have you join us! Genuine Hardwood Smoked Kentucky Barbecue will be catering the event, and we will have three Ottawa Yard Trucks on display. Two of the show trucks will be brand new 2016 Ottawa T2s and one will be a refurbished Ottawa that looks brand new.
Feb 18, 2015 10:29:00 AM
Heavy-duty trucking enthusiasts will swarm nearly 1.2 million square feet of exhibit space March 26-28 at the Kentucky Expo Center. Researching the latest products and services in the trucking industry and networking with other attendees and exhibitors, this year's Mid-America Trucking Show (MATS) is sure to be a crowd pleaser.
Apr 11, 2014 10:17:00 AM
In this video taken at the 2014 Mid America Truck Show, Bob McTernan of Ottawa describes some of the improvements made on the newest model, the Ottawa T2 Yard Truck.
The T2 Ottawa Yard Truck is the 2015 model and can be ordered now. This model has many customer-suggested improvements including 30% more windshield and side glass panels for greater visibility and safety. Several of the fluids that require routine maintenance have easy access from the ground for improved maintenance efficiency and safety. The T2 Yard Truck is hands down the best yard truck designed to date.
Mar 25, 2014 10:28:00 AM
Nearly 70,000 attendees and 1,000 exhibitors from across the country will come together March 27-29 at the Kentucky Expo Center in Louisville, Kentucky for the Mid America Trucking Show (MATS), the largest annual heavy-duty trucking event in the world. This event is more than a tradeshow. It is an annual forum for the trucking industry and provides face-to-face interaction between industry representatives and trucking professionals.
Apr 9, 2013 2:48:00 PM
In this video shot at the 2013 Mid America Truck Show, Chris Troutt talks about emissions on Ottawa Yard Trucks. EPA regulations state that you need to burn a certain amount of emissions in order to be legal.