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New Flyer Receives Order for up to 150 Buses from NFTA-Metro

New Flyer Receives Order for up to 150 Buses from NFTA-Metro

The Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority of Buffalo, New York (NFTA-Metro) has issued a five-year contract to NFI subsidiary New Flyer.

Siemens Charging Infrastructure Will Power Electric Buses in Australia

Siemens Charging Infrastructure Will Power Electric Buses in Aust...

Custom Denning, has selected Siemens’ electric bus charging stations and digital depot management solution for its fleet of electric buses.

New Chariot-Higer e-Buses Enter Service in Sofia

New Chariot-Higer e-Buses Enter Service in Sofia

The first of the order of 30 new e-buses from the Chariot Motors – Higer consortium inaugurated service in the city of Sofia today.

The Bus-News Magazine Issue 1 / 2021 Is Here!

The Bus-News Magazine Issue 1 / 2021 Is Here!

Issue 1 of our e-magazine is here! Read about Turning England's Buses Electric as well as industry updates!

BYD Expands Customer Base in Catalonia

BYD Expands Customer Base in Catalonia

TGO DX has ordered two new latest generation BYD 40-foot battery-electric buses, electrifying transport in Olesa de Motserrat, Catalonia.

International Journalists Vote NEOPLAN Cityliner “Coach of the Year”

International Journalists Vote NEOPLAN Cityliner “Coach of the ...

International journalists from 22 countries have selected the NEOPLAN Cityliner Platin as “Coach of the Year 2022”.

227 Golden Dragon Buses Arrive in Israel for Operation

227 Golden Dragon Buses Arrive in Israel for Operation

In September, Golden Dragon exported 227 units buses to Israel for operation, the highest export volume ever recorded in Israeli market.

Champaign-Urbana: America’s First 100% Renewable Hydrogen Fleet

Champaign-Urbana: America’s First 100% Renewable Hydrogen Fleet

MTD’s first-of-its-kind project powered with two New Flyer Xcelsior CHARGE H2™ zero-emission, sixty-foot articulated buses.

First’s BYD ADL Electric Buses to Act as Official Shuttle for COP26 Delegates

First’s BYD ADL Electric Buses to Act as Official Shuttle for C...

First Bus will operate the delegate shuttle service at the upcoming COP26 UN Climate Change Conference in Glasgow with 22 BYD ADL buses.

Massachusetts Electric School Bus Helps to Power Electricity Grid

Massachusetts Electric School Bus Helps to Power Electricity Grid

An electric school bus in Beverly, Massachusetts, successfully delivered power back to the electricity grid for more than 50 hours over the summer.

New Takeover from VR FleetCare – The Maintenance of e-Buses Begins

New Takeover from VR FleetCare – The Maintenance of e-Buses Beg...

VR FleetCare, which normally works on the maintenance of rolling stock, will start servicing e-buses in Tampere, Finland.

Order of 46 Volvo Double Deckers Brings Total to 500 in Hong Kong

Order of 46 Volvo Double Deckers Brings Total to 500 in Hong Kong

The Kowloon Motor Bus Company (KMB) has awarded Volvo Buses the contract for 46 Volvo B8L Euro VI double deck buses.

California’s Foothill Transit Orders 20 Hydrogen Buses from New Flyer

California’s Foothill Transit Orders 20 Hydrogen Buses from New...

New Flyer has received a new contract from Foothill Transit for 20 zero-emission, hydrogen fuel cell-electric Xcelsior CHARGE H2™ buses.

Las Cruces’ RoadRUNNER Transit Buys Five BYD Battery-Electric Buses

Las Cruces’ RoadRUNNER Transit Buys Five BYD Battery-Electr...

The City of Las Cruces, N.M. has approved the purchase of five BYD K8M 35-foot battery-electric buses for its RoadRUNNER Transit fleet.

California’s Get Bus Adds 5 More Fuel Cell Buses from New Flyer

California’s Get Bus Adds 5 More Fuel Cell Buses from New Flyer

New Flyer has received an order from the Golden Empire Transit District (GET bus) for five forty-foot Xcelsior CHARGE H2™ heavy-duty transit buses.

Mitsubishi Fuso Launches a New Model of the Aero Star City Bus

Mitsubishi Fuso Launches a New Model of the Aero Star City Bus

Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation is pleased to announce that it has launched a new model of the Aero Star large city route bus.

Bus Supplier News

In-Ground or Mobile? Choosing the Right Brake Tester

In-Ground or Mobile? Choosing the Right Brake Tester

Totalkare ensures you make the right decision when choosing your brake tester by detailing their uses and benefits.

Which Works Best – Mobile Column Lifts, Fixed Lifts, or Pits?

Which Works Best – Mobile Column Lifts, Fixed Lifts, or Pits?

Totalkare have put together a comparison of their three most popular solutions: Mobile Column Lifts, Fixed Lifts, Vehicle Inspection Pits.

55 Units Yutong E12 Electric Buses to Serve Passengers at COP26

55 Units Yutong E12 Electric Buses to Serve Passengers at COP26

55 units Yutong E12 electric buses will provide carbon-free transportation services for COP26 passengers in Glasgow.

Yutong Intelligent Driving Bus Putting into Operation in Qingdao

Yutong Intelligent Driving Bus Putting into Operation in Qingdao

Recently, Yutong's intelligent driving bus Xiaoyu 2.0 was unveiled in the west coast new area of Qingdao, Shandong Province, China.

Ticketer and Padam Mobility Develop Demand Responsive Transport

Ticketer and Padam Mobility Develop Demand Responsive Transport

Ticketer and Padam Mobility announce partnership to further develop the Demand Responsive Transport (DRT) landscape.

New Generation of Signal Lights: SLE161 and SLE162, Even More Visible

New Generation of Signal Lights: SLE161 and SLE162, Even More Vis...

TSL-ESCHA is now launching the next generation of signal lights: the SLE161 and SLE162 replace the previous SLE160.

3i Group, Mirova, Banque des Territoires Invest €80m into NEoT Green Mobility

3i Group, Mirova, Banque des Territoires Invest €80m into NEoT ...

NEoT Green Mobility has announced the completion of a successful new round of fundraising to reinforce NGM’s strategy and deployment.

Solaris Wins Tender for up to 30 e-Buses in Genoa

Solaris Wins Tender for up to 30 e-Buses in Genoa

Solaris has won a tender for the delivery of as many as 30 e-buses to an AMT customer in the coastal city of Genoa, Italy.

Ticketer Hosts Ceremony for the Queen’s Awards for Enterprise

Ticketer Hosts Ceremony for the Queen’s Awards for Enterprise

Ticketer was honoured to be presented with the coveted and prestigious Queen’s Awards for Enterprise: Innovation 2020.

The Importance of Public Transport for a Sustainable Future

The Importance of Public Transport for a Sustainable Future

Ticketer explain the importance of being greener post pandemic and how public transport plays an important role for a sustainable future.

North America’s Largest EV School Bus Fleet Selects Stertil-Koni

North America’s Largest EV School Bus Fleet Selects Stertil...

The SKYLIFT is being used to help Twin Rivers Unified School District which is home to the largest fleet of EV school buses in North America.

TPER and VDL Bus & Coach: 7 Electric VDL Citeas for Bologna

TPER and VDL Bus & Coach: 7 Electric VDL Citeas for Bologna

TPER has taken its first step in the electric transformation of Bologna’s public transport system with the purchase of 7 VDL Citeas.

Introducing the Urbino 9 LE Electric Bus from Solaris

Introducing the Urbino 9 LE Electric Bus from Solaris

At noon on 30 September 2021, the latest electric bus made by Solaris, the Urbino 9 LE electric, was launched.

Stertil Group’s Next Phase of Growth Investment

Stertil Group’s Next Phase of Growth Investment

Stertil Group's multi-million growth investment programme is underway and scheduled to be completed by the beginning of 2022.

Lifting Electric and Hydrogen Commercial Vehicles

Lifting Electric and Hydrogen Commercial Vehicles

Electric and hydrogen-powered vehicle adoption in the transport industry is growing. Steril-Koni explain how to ensure your workshop is ready.

Mobile Column Lifts for Mercedes Dealer

Mobile Column Lifts for Mercedes Dealer

Parking Solutions, Stertil-Koni's exclusive distributor in Peru, recently delivered a set of six Mobile Column Lifts ST 1085, to Divemotor.

Bus Fleet

New Flyer Receives Order for up to 150 Buses from NFTA-Metro

New Flyer Receives Order for up to 150 Buses from NFTA-Metro

The Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority of Buffalo, New York (NFTA-Metro) has issued a five-year contract to NFI subsidiary New Flyer.

New Chariot-Higer e-Buses Enter Service in Sofia

New Chariot-Higer e-Buses Enter Service in Sofia

The first of the order of 30 new e-buses from the Chariot Motors – Higer consortium inaugurated service in the city of Sofia today.

BYD Expands Customer Base in Catalonia

BYD Expands Customer Base in Catalonia

TGO DX has ordered two new latest generation BYD 40-foot battery-electric buses, electrifying transport in Olesa de Motserrat, Catalonia.

227 Golden Dragon Buses Arrive in Israel for Operation

227 Golden Dragon Buses Arrive in Israel for Operation

In September, Golden Dragon exported 227 units buses to Israel for operation, the highest export volume ever recorded in Israeli market.

Champaign-Urbana: America’s First 100% Renewable Hydrogen Fleet

Champaign-Urbana: America’s First 100% Renewable Hydrogen Fleet

MTD’s first-of-its-kind project powered with two New Flyer Xcelsior CHARGE H2™ zero-emission, sixty-foot articulated buses.

Order of 46 Volvo Double Deckers Brings Total to 500 in Hong Kong

Order of 46 Volvo Double Deckers Brings Total to 500 in Hong Kong

The Kowloon Motor Bus Company (KMB) has awarded Volvo Buses the contract for 46 Volvo B8L Euro VI double deck buses.

California’s Foothill Transit Orders 20 Hydrogen Buses from New Flyer

California’s Foothill Transit Orders 20 Hydrogen Buses from New...

New Flyer has received a new contract from Foothill Transit for 20 zero-emission, hydrogen fuel cell-electric Xcelsior CHARGE H2™ buses.

Las Cruces’ RoadRUNNER Transit Buys Five BYD Battery-Electric Buses

Las Cruces’ RoadRUNNER Transit Buys Five BYD Battery-Electr...

The City of Las Cruces, N.M. has approved the purchase of five BYD K8M 35-foot battery-electric buses for its RoadRUNNER Transit fleet.

Proterra Selected for Capital Metro Procurement Plan

Proterra Selected for Capital Metro Procurement Plan

Proterra Inc has announced that Capital Metro in Austin, Texas has approved a plan to purchase 26 40-foot Proterra ZX5 Max electric transit buses.

Yutong: 18-Meter Full-Electric High-Platform BRT Buses for Mexico

Yutong: 18-Meter Full-Electric High-Platform BRT Buses for Mexico

The delivery of 10 Yutong 18-meter full-electric BRT buses marks the mass-production debut of Yutong electric BRT bus in the Mexican market.

30 More Electric Buses from Irizar e-mobility for EMT Madrid

30 More Electric Buses from Irizar e-mobility for EMT Madrid

The Municipal Transport Company of Madrid, EMT Madrid, has awarded Irizar e-mobility an order for another 30 electric buses for the fourth time.

BYD Makes First Ever Delivery of eBuses in Ancona, Italy

BYD Makes First Ever Delivery of eBuses in Ancona, Italy

BYD has made its debut delivery of two pure-electric Midi eBuses in Ancona, the capital of the Marche Region in Italy.

Volvo Buses Secures Two Large Bus Orders in the Nordics

Volvo Buses Secures Two Large Bus Orders in the Nordics

Keolis, the second-largest bus operator in Sweden, has ordered a combination of 11 Volvo 7900 LH hybrid buses and 103 Volvo 8900RLE diesel buses.

25 New Generation VDL Citeas for the Port City of Kotka

25 New Generation VDL Citeas for the Port City of Kotka

25 new generation VDL Citeas, based on electric drive trains and with state-of-the-art features, will join the fleet in the port city of Kotka.

Volvo Buses Secures Order for 50 New Buses in Hungary

Volvo Buses Secures Order for 50 New Buses in Hungary

Volánbusz, the largest bus operator in Hungary, has chosen Volvo Buses to supply 50 Volvo 8900 LE buses following a competitive tender process.

COTA Exercises Options for 18 Additional Buses from NFI’s New Flyer

COTA Exercises Options for 18 Additional Buses from NFI’s New F...

The Central Ohio Transit Authority (COTA) has exercised options for 18 Xcelsior® CNG forty-foot, heavy-duty transit buses from New Flyer.

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Rullstolslyft VTBA-500P

The externally mounted tailgate lift for wheelchairs, VTBA-500P from U-Lift, makes travelling possible for everyone.

Bus Infrastructure

Siemens Charging Infrastructure Will Power Electric Buses in Australia

Siemens Charging Infrastructure Will Power Electric Buses in Aust...

Custom Denning, has selected Siemens’ electric bus charging stations and digital depot management solution for its fleet of electric buses.

Metro (WMATA) Announces First All-Electric Bus Garage

Metro (WMATA) Announces First All-Electric Bus Garage

Metro will build its first all-electric bus garage, with infrastructure and equipment needed to run 100% electric vehicles, at the Northern Bus Garage.

NJ TRANSIT Unveils First Solar Powered Bus Shelter

NJ TRANSIT Unveils First Solar Powered Bus Shelter

NJ TRANSIT has unveiled a new state-of-the art solar panel bus shelter in Cherry Hill, the first of its kind for the agency. 

Bromsgrove to Get ‘UK’s Most Sustainable Bus Shelters’

Bromsgrove to Get ‘UK’s Most Sustainable Bus Shelters’

Worcestershire County Council is installing new pioneering, sustainable bus shelters in Bromsgrove to support green transportation.

Mercedes-Benz Implements Charging Rails for eCitaros in Switzerland

Mercedes-Benz Implements Charging Rails for eCitaros in Switzerl...

The new version of the Mercedes-Benz eCitaro with charging rail equipment for rapid intermediate charging will operate in Switzerland from September.

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.

All the Latest News

New Flyer Receives Order for up to 150 Buses from NFTA-Metro

New Flyer Receives Order for up to 150 Buses from NFTA-Metro

The Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority of Buffalo, New York (NFTA-Metro) has issued a five-year contract to NFI subsidiary New Flyer.

Siemens Charging Infrastructure Will Power Electric Buses in Australia

Siemens Charging Infrastructure Will Power Electric Buses in Aust...

Custom Denning, has selected Siemens’ electric bus charging stations and digital depot management solution for its fleet of electric buses.

New Chariot-Higer e-Buses Enter Service in Sofia

New Chariot-Higer e-Buses Enter Service in Sofia

The first of the order of 30 new e-buses from the Chariot Motors – Higer consortium inaugurated service in the city of Sofia today.

The Bus-News Magazine Issue 1 / 2021 Is Here!

The Bus-News Magazine Issue 1 / 2021 Is Here!

Issue 1 of our e-magazine is here! Read about Turning England's Buses Electric as well as industry updates!

BYD Expands Customer Base in Catalonia

BYD Expands Customer Base in Catalonia

TGO DX has ordered two new latest generation BYD 40-foot battery-electric buses, electrifying transport in Olesa de Motserrat, Catalonia.

International Journalists Vote NEOPLAN Cityliner “Coach of the Year”

International Journalists Vote NEOPLAN Cityliner “Coach of the ...

International journalists from 22 countries have selected the NEOPLAN Cityliner Platin as “Coach of the Year 2022”.

227 Golden Dragon Buses Arrive in Israel for Operation

227 Golden Dragon Buses Arrive in Israel for Operation

In September, Golden Dragon exported 227 units buses to Israel for operation, the highest export volume ever recorded in Israeli market.

Champaign-Urbana: America’s First 100% Renewable Hydrogen Fleet

Champaign-Urbana: America’s First 100% Renewable Hydrogen Fleet

MTD’s first-of-its-kind project powered with two New Flyer Xcelsior CHARGE H2™ zero-emission, sixty-foot articulated buses.

First’s BYD ADL Electric Buses to Act as Official Shuttle for COP26 Delegates

First’s BYD ADL Electric Buses to Act as Official Shuttle for C...

First Bus will operate the delegate shuttle service at the upcoming COP26 UN Climate Change Conference in Glasgow with 22 BYD ADL buses.

Massachusetts Electric School Bus Helps to Power Electricity Grid

Massachusetts Electric School Bus Helps to Power Electricity Grid

An electric school bus in Beverly, Massachusetts, successfully delivered power back to the electricity grid for more than 50 hours over the summer.

New Takeover from VR FleetCare – The Maintenance of e-Buses Begins

New Takeover from VR FleetCare – The Maintenance of e-Buses Beg...

VR FleetCare, which normally works on the maintenance of rolling stock, will start servicing e-buses in Tampere, Finland.

Order of 46 Volvo Double Deckers Brings Total to 500 in Hong Kong

Order of 46 Volvo Double Deckers Brings Total to 500 in Hong Kong

The Kowloon Motor Bus Company (KMB) has awarded Volvo Buses the contract for 46 Volvo B8L Euro VI double deck buses.

California’s Foothill Transit Orders 20 Hydrogen Buses from New Flyer

California’s Foothill Transit Orders 20 Hydrogen Buses from New...

New Flyer has received a new contract from Foothill Transit for 20 zero-emission, hydrogen fuel cell-electric Xcelsior CHARGE H2™ buses.

Las Cruces’ RoadRUNNER Transit Buys Five BYD Battery-Electric Buses

Las Cruces’ RoadRUNNER Transit Buys Five BYD Battery-Electr...

The City of Las Cruces, N.M. has approved the purchase of five BYD K8M 35-foot battery-electric buses for its RoadRUNNER Transit fleet.

California’s Get Bus Adds 5 More Fuel Cell Buses from New Flyer

California’s Get Bus Adds 5 More Fuel Cell Buses from New Flyer

New Flyer has received an order from the Golden Empire Transit District (GET bus) for five forty-foot Xcelsior CHARGE H2™ heavy-duty transit buses.

Mitsubishi Fuso Launches a New Model of the Aero Star City Bus

Mitsubishi Fuso Launches a New Model of the Aero Star City Bus

Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation is pleased to announce that it has launched a new model of the Aero Star large city route bus.

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