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C-Tran Awards GILLIG $9.7 Million Contract for Battery Electric Buses

C-Tran Awards GILLIG $9.7 Million Contract for Battery Electric B...

C-Tran has awarded GILLIG an order for eight 40-foot battery electric buses and charging equipment with an award value of $9.74 million.

39 of Ebusco’s Fully-Composite, Electric Buses for the Netherlands

39 of Ebusco’s Fully-Composite, Electric Buses for the Netherla...

In 2022, Ebusco will supply Transdev Nederland with the very first fully-composite, electric buses in the Netherlands.

VDL Enters Public Transportation in Latvia: 52 Buses for BBus

VDL Enters Public Transportation in Latvia: 52 Buses for BBus

VDL will make its debut in the public transport sector in Latvia on 1 August, with 52 buses for Latvian passenger transport company BBus.

Anaheim PTO Partners with Arrival for $2 Million Clean Vehicle Grant

Anaheim PTO Partners with Arrival for $2 Million Clean Vehicle Gr...

Anaheim's ATN advances efforts to become California’s first all-electric bus fleet with Arrival’s zero-emission battery electric buses.

ADL Agrees Australian Electric Bus Supply Agreement with Nexport

ADL Agrees Australian Electric Bus Supply Agreement with Nexport

ADL has announced a supply agreement with Nexport to bring a range of zero emission buses to the Australian market.

More CNG-Fuelled Solaris Buses in Spain: 57 Urbinos for Auvasa

More CNG-Fuelled Solaris Buses in Spain: 57 Urbinos for Auvasa

Solaris will deliver up to 57 buses fuelled with compressed natural gas to Spanish operator Auvasa to operate in the city of Valladolid.

BYD ADL: Up to 200 Battery-Electric Single Deck Buses for Ireland’s NTA

BYD ADL: Up to 200 Battery-Electric Single Deck Buses for Ireland...

ADL and BYD UK have signed a framework agreement with Ireland's NTA for up to 200 BYD ADL Enviro200EV zero emission battery-electric buses.

Malbork Receives Electric Solaris Buses

Malbork Receives Electric Solaris Buses

Solaris has completed a contract signed in July last year for the supply of six Urbino 12 electric buses for Malbork, Poland.

Transport Scotland: £50 Million for Zero Emission Buses in 2021

Transport Scotland: £50 Million for Zero Emission Buses in 2021

The Scottish Government has launched the first £50 million phase of a new Scottish Zero Emission Bus Challenge Fund (ScotZEB).

eBus Charging Solution from Siemens Chosen for Zurich

eBus Charging Solution from Siemens Chosen for Zurich

Siemens has been awarded a contract from VBZ to supply, install and commission 45 eBus charging stations, type Sicharge UC.

More CNG Solaris Buses to Be Deployed in Tallinn

More CNG Solaris Buses to Be Deployed in Tallinn

Solaris and Estonian operator TLT have signed a deal for the supply of 100 city buses propelled with compressed natural gas (CNG).

Bus Éireann Commences Operations of 30 VDL Futuras

Bus Éireann Commences Operations of 30 VDL Futuras

Bus Éireann has commenced operation of 30 Futuras FHD2-139 from VDL Bus & Coach on its commercial intercity service.

Siemens and Bernmobil Drive Sustainable Bus Transport in Bern

Siemens and Bernmobil Drive Sustainable Bus Transport in Bern

Siemens has been awarded a contract by Bernmobil, to supply charging infrastructure solutions for the operation of 14 new electric buses.

ViriCiti Offers Sileo Customers Telematics and Customer Support

ViriCiti Offers Sileo Customers Telematics and Customer Support

ViriCiti have signed a partnership agreement to equip all Sileo vehicles distributed in Central Europe with ViriCiti’s telematics system.

Toyota Co-brands Zero-Emission Buses with CaetanoBus

Toyota Co-brands Zero-Emission Buses with CaetanoBus

CaetanoBus and Toyota announce the co-branding of the battery electric city bus, e.City Gold, and the fuel cell electric bus, H2.City Gold.

GILLIG’s Battery Electric Bus Delivers High Marks at Altoona Testing

GILLIG’s Battery Electric Bus Delivers High Marks at Altoona Te...

GILLIG has announced that its second-generation battery electric bus has completed the Federal Transit Administration’s Bus Test Program.

Bus Supplier News

Golden Dragon Polestar Series Buses Make Three Major Innovations

Golden Dragon Polestar Series Buses Make Three Major Innovations

Lai Zhiyi, Deputy General Manager of Golden Dragon was invited to shares the bus maker’s latest efforts for bus innovations.

AKASOL Concludes Framework Agreement with Belgian Bus Manufacturer

AKASOL Concludes Framework Agreement with Belgian Bus Manufacture...

AKASOL AG has signed an agreement with a major bus manufacturer from Belgium with a total volume in the mid-double-digit million euro range.

Konin: First City in Poland to Get a Hydrogen Bus

Konin: First City in Poland to Get a Hydrogen Bus

MZK in Konin is set to be the first public transport operator in Poland to add a hydrogen bus to its fleet: an Urbino 12 hydrogen.

Heilbronn District in Germany Opts for Hydrogen Solaris Buses

Heilbronn District in Germany Opts for Hydrogen Solaris Buses

Recently, at the invitation of OVR, Solaris presented a hydrogen-powered bus, the Urbino 12 hydrogen in Neuenstadt am Kocher, Germany.

Ticketer Announces New Leasing Options for Operators

Ticketer Announces New Leasing Options for Operators

Ticketer is broadening its support to the transit industry with new leasing solutions for upgrades to Ticketer Electronic Ticket Machines.

Yutong Xiaoyu 2.0 Wins 2021 Red Dot Award

Yutong Xiaoyu 2.0 Wins 2021 Red Dot Award

On June 21, the autonomous bus Xiaoyu 2.0 designed by Yutong was awarded the 2021 Red Dot Award for world-class industrial design.

Wrightbus Launches Rapid-Charge Double Deck

Wrightbus Launches Rapid-Charge Double Deck

Wrightbus today unveils the latest addition to its zero-emission arsenal - a rapid-charge electric double-deck, the StreetDeck Electroliner.

Ticketer Announce Exciting Partnership with Via to Integrate DRT

Ticketer Announce Exciting Partnership with Via to Integrate DRT

Ticketer and Via, the leader in TransitTech, have announced a partnership to further the integration of demand-responsive transport (DRT).

A Solaris Bus at the Gateway to the Arctic

A Solaris Bus at the Gateway to the Arctic

One of the 12 metre Solaris airport buses operated by carrier Avinor has recently started running north of the Arctic Circle.

Lublin Opts for Solaris E-Buses Once Again

Lublin Opts for Solaris E-Buses Once Again

Solaris and the municipal transport authority Zarząd Transportu Miejskiego in Lublin have signed a contract for the supply of electric buses.

ZF Launches Innovative Brake Actuator Platform

ZF Launches Innovative Brake Actuator Platform

ZF's proven brake actuator platform lays foundations for safe bus braking maneuvers while optimizing OEM cost effectiveness.

Austria Testing Hydrogen Buses by Solaris

Austria Testing Hydrogen Buses by Solaris

The hydrogen-powered Urbino hydrogen bus has been cruising on the streets of the picturesque towns of the Austrian province of Carinthia.

Nomad Digital Expands into New Markets

Nomad Digital Expands into New Markets

Nomad Digital expands into new markets with its Road Connectivity product, bringing its expertise to buses, road freight and mining vehicles.

Mwasalat Misr Brings Smart Mobility to Cairo with LIT Transit

Mwasalat Misr Brings Smart Mobility to Cairo with LIT Transit

Operator Mwasalat Misr has transformed Cairo towards a sustainable future with smart transport solutions using technology from LIT Transit.

ZF: Energy Management Software for Electric Commercial Vehicles

ZF: Energy Management Software for Electric Commercial Vehicles

With a new Energy Management Software solution, ZF provides another attractive proposal for the commercial vehicle market.

Sqills Now Powers Italian Bus Startup Itabus

Sqills Now Powers Italian Bus Startup Itabus

Sqills, provider of the ‘S3 Passenger’ platform for public transport, is proud to announce the Go-Live for the Italian bus company Itabus.

Bus Fleet

C-Tran Awards GILLIG $9.7 Million Contract for Battery Electric Buses

C-Tran Awards GILLIG $9.7 Million Contract for Battery Electric B...

C-Tran has awarded GILLIG an order for eight 40-foot battery electric buses and charging equipment with an award value of $9.74 million.

39 of Ebusco’s Fully-Composite, Electric Buses for the Netherlands

39 of Ebusco’s Fully-Composite, Electric Buses for the Netherla...

In 2022, Ebusco will supply Transdev Nederland with the very first fully-composite, electric buses in the Netherlands.

VDL Enters Public Transportation in Latvia: 52 Buses for BBus

VDL Enters Public Transportation in Latvia: 52 Buses for BBus

VDL will make its debut in the public transport sector in Latvia on 1 August, with 52 buses for Latvian passenger transport company BBus.

Anaheim PTO Partners with Arrival for $2 Million Clean Vehicle Grant

Anaheim PTO Partners with Arrival for $2 Million Clean Vehicle Gr...

Anaheim's ATN advances efforts to become California’s first all-electric bus fleet with Arrival’s zero-emission battery electric buses.

More CNG-Fuelled Solaris Buses in Spain: 57 Urbinos for Auvasa

More CNG-Fuelled Solaris Buses in Spain: 57 Urbinos for Auvasa

Solaris will deliver up to 57 buses fuelled with compressed natural gas to Spanish operator Auvasa to operate in the city of Valladolid.

BYD ADL: Up to 200 Battery-Electric Single Deck Buses for Ireland’s NTA

BYD ADL: Up to 200 Battery-Electric Single Deck Buses for Ireland...

ADL and BYD UK have signed a framework agreement with Ireland's NTA for up to 200 BYD ADL Enviro200EV zero emission battery-electric buses.

Malbork Receives Electric Solaris Buses

Malbork Receives Electric Solaris Buses

Solaris has completed a contract signed in July last year for the supply of six Urbino 12 electric buses for Malbork, Poland.

More CNG Solaris Buses to Be Deployed in Tallinn

More CNG Solaris Buses to Be Deployed in Tallinn

Solaris and Estonian operator TLT have signed a deal for the supply of 100 city buses propelled with compressed natural gas (CNG).

Bus Éireann Commences Operations of 30 VDL Futuras

Bus Éireann Commences Operations of 30 VDL Futuras

Bus Éireann has commenced operation of 30 Futuras FHD2-139 from VDL Bus & Coach on its commercial intercity service.

VDL Expands Electric Fleet in Amsterdam to 75 VDL Citeas

VDL Expands Electric Fleet in Amsterdam to 75 VDL Citeas

The VDL fleet used in Amsterdam city transport, currently consisting of 31 electric Citeas, will be expanded to 75 vehicles.

Another 19 Solaris Trollinos Go to La Spezia

Another 19 Solaris Trollinos Go to La Spezia

Solaris will deliver 19 state-of-the-art, environmentally friendly trolleybuses to the picturesque Italian city of La Spezia.

Westchester County Adds 40 Hybrid-Electric Buses From New Flyer

Westchester County Adds 40 Hybrid-Electric Buses From New Flyer

The Westchester County Department of Public Works and Transportation will purchase 40 additional Xcelsior® forty-foot hybrid-electric buses.

Mercedes-Benz Electrifies North-West Switzerland with Five eCitaro

Mercedes-Benz Electrifies North-West Switzerland with Five eCitar...

The electric bus era has just begun for the Baselland Transport AG (BLT) transport company, with five eCitaro from Mercedes-Benz.

50 Golden Dragon Travel Buses Arrive in Zimbabwe for Operation

50 Golden Dragon Travel Buses Arrive in Zimbabwe for Operation

On June 30, 50 units of Golden Dragon travel Buses with front engine (FF) officially boarded an ocean liner headed for Zimbabwe.

Solaris Signs a Contract for 51 Buses for Operator MPK Łódź

Solaris Signs a Contract for 51 Buses for Operator MPK Łódź

Having won a tender run by operator MPK Łódź, Solaris has signed today a contract for the delivery of 51 buses.

Finland’s First BYD eBuses Hit the Road in Turku

Finland’s First BYD eBuses Hit the Road in Turku

Nobina, one of the Nordic region’s principal public transport operators, has taken delivery of 43 latest-model 15-metre eBuses from BYD

Videos

26 Apr 2021

Double-Sided Push Button PK52 for Glass Doors in Trains and Buses

Colourful, eye-catching, individual – this is how the new PK52 for installation in glass doors of buses and trains presents itself.

Bus Infrastructure

eBus Charging Solution from Siemens Chosen for Zurich

eBus Charging Solution from Siemens Chosen for Zurich

Siemens has been awarded a contract from VBZ to supply, install and commission 45 eBus charging stations, type Sicharge UC.

Siemens and Bernmobil Drive Sustainable Bus Transport in Bern

Siemens and Bernmobil Drive Sustainable Bus Transport in Bern

Siemens has been awarded a contract by Bernmobil, to supply charging infrastructure solutions for the operation of 14 new electric buses.

New Network of ‘Bee Bus Stops’ Springing up in Leicester

New Network of ‘Bee Bus Stops’ Springing up in Leicester

A network of plant-topped bus shelters are springing up across Leicester as part of a programme to replace and revamp the city’s bus shelters.

Safety Upgrades Underway at Dozens of Metrolinx GO Bus Stations

Safety Upgrades Underway at Dozens of Metrolinx GO Bus Stations

As Ontario continues to beat back the pandemic and transit ridership increases, Metrolinx is making safety upgrades at several GO stations.  

Hawaiian Electric to Encourage Expansion of Electric Bus Fleets

Hawaiian Electric to Encourage Expansion of Electric Bus Fleets

Hawaiian Electric received approval to move forward with a pilot program that will encourage the growth of electric bus fleets.

First Bus: Caledonia Depot to Become UK’s Biggest EV Charging Station

First Bus: Caledonia Depot to Become UK’s Biggest EV Chargi...

Work has begun on an ambitious project by First Bus that will transform its Glasgow Caledonia bus depot into the UK’s largest EV charging hub.

NCTD: Grant to Support Transition to Zero-Emissions Bus Operations

NCTD: Grant to Support Transition to Zero-Emissions Bus Operation...

NCTD has been awarded a grant by the California Energy Commission (CEC) to construct a hydrogen fueling station in Oceanside.

Kempower to Supply Northern Norway’s Largest Electric Bus Depot

Kempower to Supply Northern Norway’s Largest Electric Bus Depot

The project includes 50 charging points from Kempower in what will be the largest bus depot for electric buses in northern Norway.

NJ TRANSIT Advances Walter Rand Transportation Center Improvement

NJ TRANSIT Advances Walter Rand Transportation Center Improvement

NJ TRANSIT is advancing the WRTC improvement project with the release of a Request for Proposals (RFP) for the design of a new facility.

NCRTD Breaks Ground on New Facility at Española Headquarters

NCRTD Breaks Ground on New Facility at Española Headquarters

The North Central Regional Transit District (NCRTD) has broken ground on the construction of a new maintenance facility.

MBTA Announces Completion of First-Ever Bus Lane in Lynn

MBTA Announces Completion of First-Ever Bus Lane in Lynn

The City of Lynn, MassDOT, and the MBTA have announced the completion of a series of quick-build multimodal road treatments in Lynn.

$187 Million in Federal Funding Allocations for Four BRT Projects

$187 Million in Federal Funding Allocations for Four BRT Projects

The U.S. DoT's FTA has announced $187 million in federal funding will be allocated to four Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) infrastructure projects.

HNTB Awarded Contract for New Miami-Dade Transitway

HNTB Awarded Contract for New Miami-Dade Transitway

HNTB Corporation will provide construction, engineering and inspection services for Miami's new South-Dade Transitway Corridor.

NJ TRANSIT: Renovation Begins at Historic Paterson Bus Garage

NJ TRANSIT: Renovation Begins at Historic Paterson Bus Garage

NJ TRANSIT has begun an extensive renovation and expansion project at the nearly 120-year-old Market Street Bus Garage in Paterson.

Lion Electric: Battery Manufacturing Plant for Quebec

Lion Electric: Battery Manufacturing Plant for Quebec

Lion Electric Announces the Construction of Its Battery Manufacturing Plant and Innovation Center in Quebec Lion Electric (Lion), an innovative manufacturer ...

Dublin Bus Opens Broadstone Depot Following €15m Investment

Dublin Bus Opens Broadstone Depot Following €15m Investment

On Wednesday 3 March, Dublin Bus officially launched the historic Broadstone Depot, Phibsboro, following a significant investment of €15.2M.

All the Latest News

C-Tran Awards GILLIG $9.7 Million Contract for Battery Electric Buses

C-Tran Awards GILLIG $9.7 Million Contract for Battery Electric B...

C-Tran has awarded GILLIG an order for eight 40-foot battery electric buses and charging equipment with an award value of $9.74 million.

39 of Ebusco’s Fully-Composite, Electric Buses for the Netherlands

39 of Ebusco’s Fully-Composite, Electric Buses for the Netherla...

In 2022, Ebusco will supply Transdev Nederland with the very first fully-composite, electric buses in the Netherlands.

VDL Enters Public Transportation in Latvia: 52 Buses for BBus

VDL Enters Public Transportation in Latvia: 52 Buses for BBus

VDL will make its debut in the public transport sector in Latvia on 1 August, with 52 buses for Latvian passenger transport company BBus.

Anaheim PTO Partners with Arrival for $2 Million Clean Vehicle Grant

Anaheim PTO Partners with Arrival for $2 Million Clean Vehicle Gr...

Anaheim's ATN advances efforts to become California’s first all-electric bus fleet with Arrival’s zero-emission battery electric buses.

ADL Agrees Australian Electric Bus Supply Agreement with Nexport

ADL Agrees Australian Electric Bus Supply Agreement with Nexport

ADL has announced a supply agreement with Nexport to bring a range of zero emission buses to the Australian market.

More CNG-Fuelled Solaris Buses in Spain: 57 Urbinos for Auvasa

More CNG-Fuelled Solaris Buses in Spain: 57 Urbinos for Auvasa

Solaris will deliver up to 57 buses fuelled with compressed natural gas to Spanish operator Auvasa to operate in the city of Valladolid.

BYD ADL: Up to 200 Battery-Electric Single Deck Buses for Ireland’s NTA

BYD ADL: Up to 200 Battery-Electric Single Deck Buses for Ireland...

ADL and BYD UK have signed a framework agreement with Ireland's NTA for up to 200 BYD ADL Enviro200EV zero emission battery-electric buses.

Malbork Receives Electric Solaris Buses

Malbork Receives Electric Solaris Buses

Solaris has completed a contract signed in July last year for the supply of six Urbino 12 electric buses for Malbork, Poland.

Transport Scotland: £50 Million for Zero Emission Buses in 2021

Transport Scotland: £50 Million for Zero Emission Buses in 2021

The Scottish Government has launched the first £50 million phase of a new Scottish Zero Emission Bus Challenge Fund (ScotZEB).

eBus Charging Solution from Siemens Chosen for Zurich

eBus Charging Solution from Siemens Chosen for Zurich

Siemens has been awarded a contract from VBZ to supply, install and commission 45 eBus charging stations, type Sicharge UC.

More CNG Solaris Buses to Be Deployed in Tallinn

More CNG Solaris Buses to Be Deployed in Tallinn

Solaris and Estonian operator TLT have signed a deal for the supply of 100 city buses propelled with compressed natural gas (CNG).

Bus Éireann Commences Operations of 30 VDL Futuras

Bus Éireann Commences Operations of 30 VDL Futuras

Bus Éireann has commenced operation of 30 Futuras FHD2-139 from VDL Bus & Coach on its commercial intercity service.

Siemens and Bernmobil Drive Sustainable Bus Transport in Bern

Siemens and Bernmobil Drive Sustainable Bus Transport in Bern

Siemens has been awarded a contract by Bernmobil, to supply charging infrastructure solutions for the operation of 14 new electric buses.

ViriCiti Offers Sileo Customers Telematics and Customer Support

ViriCiti Offers Sileo Customers Telematics and Customer Support

ViriCiti have signed a partnership agreement to equip all Sileo vehicles distributed in Central Europe with ViriCiti’s telematics system.

Toyota Co-brands Zero-Emission Buses with CaetanoBus

Toyota Co-brands Zero-Emission Buses with CaetanoBus

CaetanoBus and Toyota announce the co-branding of the battery electric city bus, e.City Gold, and the fuel cell electric bus, H2.City Gold.

GILLIG’s Battery Electric Bus Delivers High Marks at Altoona Testing

GILLIG’s Battery Electric Bus Delivers High Marks at Altoona Te...

GILLIG has announced that its second-generation battery electric bus has completed the Federal Transit Administration’s Bus Test Program.

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