FROM NORTHERN NEVADA

WILD HORSES COULDN’T DRAG US AWAY

Wild horses are common place in Northern Nevada, especially out in the industrial area of the Tahoe-Reno Industry Center (TRIC).

Paul Enos, CEO Nevada Trucking Association, recently captured them in suburban South Reno.  Click on the picture above for a short video.

FROM NORTHERN NEVADA

Reno Arch 1926 Reno Arch 1929 Reno Arch 1933 Reno Arch 1934-1963 Reno Arch 1986 - PresentThe first Reno arch was built in 1899, but the image we know today has evolved over the decades.  In an effort to better capture Reno’s changing identity, there is a move to update the arch.  Whether or not that happens anytime soon, we thought it would be fun to stroll down memory lane.

ROAD TRIP

Dick Airplane in FAT Apr 2015 003Our offices and terminals span a large geography in Northern Nevada and Northern California.  Do you know where this picture was taken?  If so, post your answer on our Facebook page here.

FROM BEHIND THE DOCK DOORS

From Behind the Dock DoorsRENOSSANCE

Even before Tesla picked Reno as the location for their battery giga-plant, Northern Nevada was already a rising star. With a 20-year decline in gambling and tourism, coupled with a hard economic downturn, the area’s leaders began to focus on “high-tech manufacturing, transportation and e-commerce.” Northern Nevada successfully rebranded itself as an educated market, a gateway to California, tech savvy, a logistics hub and business friendly.

Their vision was clear, and they are succeeding. To read more, click here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

FROM BEHIND THE DOCK DOORS

Reno Warehouse Truck + Van 003 ANorthern Nevada is adding to its e-commerce foothold by courting high tech companies. Not far from the casinos, Reno has a new Startup Row featuring high tech companies and the Reno Collective which offers shared workspaces to foster creativity and entrepreneurialism

Northern Nevada has many advantages including its proximity to Silicon Valley, ease of transportation to the Western US, no income or inventory taxes, plenty of land and an eager workforce.

REGISTER TODAY

pic_location_renoThe Nevada Trucking Association (NTA) is hosting a luncheon featuring Port of Oakland Executive Director, Chris Lytle and Maritime Director, John Driscoll who will discuss the opportunities and benefits the port provides to Northern Nevada. It is a great opportunity for those based in the Northern Nevada as well as those based in the Bay Area to see and hear what is going on in this important market.

Port of Oakland

The luncheon will be held at 11:30am on Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at NTA 8745 Technology, Reno, NV.

Register today!

Phone 775-673-6111

Email kim@nevadatrucking.com

Nevada Trucking Assoc

SAVE THE DATE

pic_location_renoMark your calendar for Wednesday, June 11, 2014. Two executives from the Port of Oakland, Chris Lytle, Executive Director, and John Driscoll, Director of Maritime, will be in Reno to address the opportunities and benefits the port provides to the Northern Nevada as well as the challenges being faced and addressed by the port.

We will follow up with more details, and we look forward to seeing you there.

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