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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.

Volvo Buses: Driver Feedback Helps Develop Autonomous Solutions

Volvo Buses: Driver Feedback Helps Develop Autonomous Solutions

In a scientific study initiated by Volvo Buses, Chalmers University of Technology has investigated how bus drivers experience autonomous driver support.

Otokar Wins the Contract to Deliver 100 Articulated City Buses to Istanbul

Otokar Wins the Contract to Deliver 100 Articulated City Buses to...

Turkish bus market leader Otokar will manufacture 21 meter buses with 200-passenger capacity to serve the people of Istanbul.

New GAZ Products at COMTRANS 2021

New GAZ Products at COMTRANS 2021

GAZ Group has unveiled its new products at COMTRANS 2021 International Commercial Transport Expo, including two H2 buses.

Lightning eMotors Signs Multiyear School Bus Agreement with Collins Bus

Lightning eMotors Signs Multiyear School Bus Agreement with Colli...

Collins Bus and Lightning eMotors have announced a strategic partnership to manufacture and deploy zero-emission, all-electric Type A school buses.

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.

14 Electric Solaris Buses Arrive in Sosnowiec

14 Electric Solaris Buses Arrive in Sosnowiec

On the basis of an order received in August 2020, Solaris has supplied 14 electric buses to municipal operator PKM Sosnowiec.

Liverpool City Region Selects ADL’s H2.0 Second-Generation Hydrogen Bus

Liverpool City Region Selects ADL’s H2.0 Second-Generation ...

ADL has been selected by the Liverpool City Region Combined Authority as supplier for 20 zero-emission hydrogen double deck buses

Report Encourages Federal Fleet Transition To EVs By 2030

Report Encourages Federal Fleet Transition To EVs By 2030

By 2030, a fleet of cost-competitive EVs would achieve 7.6 million metric tons of GHG emissions reductions.

Webasto and Otokar Present the Fully Electric City Bus e-Kent C at IAA Mobility

Webasto and Otokar Present the Fully Electric City Bus e-Kent C a...

Being the pioneer electric bus manufacturer of Turkey, Otokar has extended its product range with the e-Kent C.

24 Mercedes-Benz eCitaro for Darmstadt

24 Mercedes-Benz eCitaro for Darmstadt

Today, 27 August 2021, 24 fully-electric Mercedes-Benz eCitaro city buses officially began operations in Hesse’s City of Science, Darmstadt.

ABA Creates African American Motorcoach Council, Seeks Additional Industry Leaders

ABA Creates African American Motorcoach Council, Seeks Additional...

The American Bus Association has announced the creation of the African American Motorcoach Council (AAMC).

BYD Delivers First BYD ADL Enviro200EV XLB in New Zealand

BYD Delivers First BYD ADL Enviro200EV XLB in New Zealand

On August 18th, BYD and Alexander Dennis Limited (ADL) jointly announced the delivery of the first three-axle BYD ADL Enviro200EV XLB.

Stress-Free Travel to the Bavarian Mountains with Setra Coaches

Stress-Free Travel to the Bavarian Mountains with Setra Coaches

Geldhauser is currently supporting a pilot project featuring eight Setra double-decker coaches in the Bavarian mountains.

The MTA and NYCDOT Unveil Plan to Improve Bus Services in New York City

The MTA and NYCDOT Unveil Plan to Improve Bus Services in New Yor...

The MTA and NYCDOT have together unveiled a plan to improve bus services in New York, increasing speeds and enhancing passenger experience.

GILLIG Delivers Four Battery Electric Buses to DTC

GILLIG Delivers Four Battery Electric Buses to DTC

GILLIG has announced the delivery of four battery electric buses to Delaware Transit Corporation (DTC).

Bus Supplier News

eCity powered by Solaris

eCity powered by Solaris

Solaris Bus & Coach hereby invites you to visit the web portal eCity, entirely dedicated to zero-emission public transport.

The Impact of the Pandemic on Component Supplies

The Impact of the Pandemic on Component Supplies

Ticketer explains how the pandemic impacted component supplies and how the industry is progressing with more staff and extra factory space.

HÜBNER Launches the SensIQ Product Family for Door Sealing Systems

HÜBNER Launches the SensIQ Product Family for Door Sealing Syste...

Together with its group company Gummi-Welz GmbH & Co. KG, HÜBNER has enhanced its product portfolio in the field of elastomer seals for buses.

Jigs & Fixtures for Golden Dragon’s CKD Project to Arrive in Egypt Soon

Jigs & Fixtures for Golden Dragon’s CKD Project to Arrive i...

On August 25, some jigs & fixtures, including welding fixture were shipped in Xiamen for Golden Dragon’s CKD project in Egypt.

Golden Dragon Buses Play an Increasingly Important Role in Africa

Golden Dragon Buses Play an Increasingly Important Role in Africa

Since the start of 2021, Golden Dragon has ushered in a brand new era of public transport in Africa with the entry of high-end Navigator coaches.

Ebusco Awarded International Framework Agreement with Transdev

Ebusco Awarded International Framework Agreement with Transdev

Ebusco has been awarded a five-year international framework agreement with Transdev for the delivery of electric buses.

A2B Travel Lifts Capacity with Totalkare Workshop Equipment

A2B Travel Lifts Capacity with Totalkare Workshop Equipment

A2B Travel has increased vehicle lifting capacity after investing in a set of mobile column lifts from workshop equipment experts Totalkare.

It’s Exhibition Season! Here’s Where You’ll Find Us

It’s Exhibition Season! Here’s Where You’ll Find Us

Exhibition season is here and Totalkare is doing the rounds at many events in the fleet, workshop, and technology sectors.

Solaris to Premiere New Member of the Urbino Family in September

Solaris to Premiere New Member of the Urbino Family in September

On September 30, 2021 at 12:00 p.m., the world première of the latest model of the Solaris electric bus, the Urbino 9 LE, will take place.

New Solaris Buses in Spain

New Solaris Buses in Spain

Solaris Bus & Coach will deliver another 6 electric buses including the charging infrastructure to the Iberian Peninsula.

SINTRONES Launches Powerful Edge AI Fanless Computer

SINTRONES Launches Powerful Edge AI Fanless Computer

SINTRONES has launched the new ABOX-5210G Series, a powerful range of Edge AI fanless computers to accelerate AI deep learning performance.

Golden Dragon Polestar Buses Win Wide Recognition in Ningde

Golden Dragon Polestar Buses Win Wide Recognition in Ningde

In November, 2020, Golden Dragon’s Polestar buses started operation in Ningde, ushering in a brand new era of public transportation for the city.

SINTRONES Dual 5G With Dual SIM Support In-Vehicle Computer

SINTRONES Dual 5G With Dual SIM Support In-Vehicle Computer

SINTRONES' VBOX-3611-4L-D5G: the world's first Dual 5G With Dual SIM Support In-Vehicle Computer for the modern transit infotainment market.

Upper Austria: Another Region to Test Solaris Hydrogen Bus

Upper Austria: Another Region to Test Solaris Hydrogen Bus

A Solaris Urbino 12 hydrogen bus will run various routes of the picturesque town of Wels in the Austrian state of Upper Austria.

First Bus, Ticketer and Littlepay Roll Out Tap On / Tap Off Scheme

First Bus, Ticketer and Littlepay Roll Out Tap On / Tap Off Schem...

First Bus, Ticketer and Littlepay have partnered to roll out one of the largest Tap On / Tap Off schemes outside London.

Sqills to Join Siemens Mobility

Sqills to Join Siemens Mobility

Siemens Mobility acquires Sqills, a leading SaaS provider for inventory management, reservation, and ticketing software.

Bus Fleet

Otokar Wins the Contract to Deliver 100 Articulated City Buses to Istanbul

Otokar Wins the Contract to Deliver 100 Articulated City Buses to...

Turkish bus market leader Otokar will manufacture 21 meter buses with 200-passenger capacity to serve the people of Istanbul.

14 Electric Solaris Buses Arrive in Sosnowiec

14 Electric Solaris Buses Arrive in Sosnowiec

On the basis of an order received in August 2020, Solaris has supplied 14 electric buses to municipal operator PKM Sosnowiec.

Liverpool City Region Selects ADL’s H2.0 Second-Generation Hydrogen Bus

Liverpool City Region Selects ADL’s H2.0 Second-Generation ...

ADL has been selected by the Liverpool City Region Combined Authority as supplier for 20 zero-emission hydrogen double deck buses

24 Mercedes-Benz eCitaro for Darmstadt

24 Mercedes-Benz eCitaro for Darmstadt

Today, 27 August 2021, 24 fully-electric Mercedes-Benz eCitaro city buses officially began operations in Hesse’s City of Science, Darmstadt.

BYD Delivers First BYD ADL Enviro200EV XLB in New Zealand

BYD Delivers First BYD ADL Enviro200EV XLB in New Zealand

On August 18th, BYD and Alexander Dennis Limited (ADL) jointly announced the delivery of the first three-axle BYD ADL Enviro200EV XLB.

GILLIG Delivers Four Battery Electric Buses to DTC

GILLIG Delivers Four Battery Electric Buses to DTC

GILLIG has announced the delivery of four battery electric buses to Delaware Transit Corporation (DTC).

Tata Motors Delivers 35 Electric Buses to Mumbai’s BEST

Tata Motors Delivers 35 Electric Buses to Mumbai’s BEST

Tata Motors Delivers 35 State-of-the-Art Electric Buses to BEST, As a Part of the Larger Order of 340 e-Buses The total order of 340 e-buses include 200 un...

First BYD eBuses Arrive In Helsinki for Nobina

First BYD eBuses Arrive In Helsinki for Nobina

BYD has successfully delivered an additional 76 BYD eBuses to major Nordic public transport operator, Nobina, for use in Helsinki.

Otokar Receives Order for 50 CNG Buses from Azerbaijan

Otokar Receives Order for 50 CNG Buses from Azerbaijan

Turkey’s leading bus brand, Otokar, has received an order for 50 CNG buses from Azerbaijan to serve in Baku’s public transportation.

IVECO BUS Wins Major Order to Supply Electric Buses to the City of Paris

IVECO BUS Wins Major Order to Supply Electric Buses to the City o...

Île-de-France Mobilités and RATP have awarded a major European tender to IVECO BUS for the supply of its 12-meter full electric buses.

BYD Is Selected Again for Third Fleet Order by EMT Madrid

BYD Is Selected Again for Third Fleet Order by EMT Madrid

For the third time in succession, Madrid’s principal public transport operator, EMT Madrid, has placed a fleet order with BYD.

More Electric Solaris Buses Going to Jaworzno

More Electric Solaris Buses Going to Jaworzno

Municipal operator Przedsiębiorstwo Komunikacji Miejskiej in Jaworzno has once again opted for electric buses made by Solaris.

Irizar e-mobility Awarded Landmark Electric Bus Contract for Paris

Irizar e-mobility Awarded Landmark Electric Bus Contract for Pari...

Irizar e-mobility has signed an agreement with the RATP (La Régie Autonome des Transports Parisiens) to supply zero emissions electric buses.

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.

Videos

01 Sep 2021

NEXCOM Transportation: All-In-One Vehicle Mount Computer

NEXCOM Transportation (Mobile Computing Solutions Business Unit) presents the all-in-one vehicle mount computer.

Bus Infrastructure

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.

$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.

All the Latest News

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.

Volvo Buses: Driver Feedback Helps Develop Autonomous Solutions

Volvo Buses: Driver Feedback Helps Develop Autonomous Solutions

In a scientific study initiated by Volvo Buses, Chalmers University of Technology has investigated how bus drivers experience autonomous driver support.

Otokar Wins the Contract to Deliver 100 Articulated City Buses to Istanbul

Otokar Wins the Contract to Deliver 100 Articulated City Buses to...

Turkish bus market leader Otokar will manufacture 21 meter buses with 200-passenger capacity to serve the people of Istanbul.

New GAZ Products at COMTRANS 2021

New GAZ Products at COMTRANS 2021

GAZ Group has unveiled its new products at COMTRANS 2021 International Commercial Transport Expo, including two H2 buses.

Lightning eMotors Signs Multiyear School Bus Agreement with Collins Bus

Lightning eMotors Signs Multiyear School Bus Agreement with Colli...

Collins Bus and Lightning eMotors have announced a strategic partnership to manufacture and deploy zero-emission, all-electric Type A school buses.

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.

14 Electric Solaris Buses Arrive in Sosnowiec

14 Electric Solaris Buses Arrive in Sosnowiec

On the basis of an order received in August 2020, Solaris has supplied 14 electric buses to municipal operator PKM Sosnowiec.

Liverpool City Region Selects ADL’s H2.0 Second-Generation Hydrogen Bus

Liverpool City Region Selects ADL’s H2.0 Second-Generation ...

ADL has been selected by the Liverpool City Region Combined Authority as supplier for 20 zero-emission hydrogen double deck buses

Report Encourages Federal Fleet Transition To EVs By 2030

Report Encourages Federal Fleet Transition To EVs By 2030

By 2030, a fleet of cost-competitive EVs would achieve 7.6 million metric tons of GHG emissions reductions.

Webasto and Otokar Present the Fully Electric City Bus e-Kent C at IAA Mobility

Webasto and Otokar Present the Fully Electric City Bus e-Kent C a...

Being the pioneer electric bus manufacturer of Turkey, Otokar has extended its product range with the e-Kent C.

24 Mercedes-Benz eCitaro for Darmstadt

24 Mercedes-Benz eCitaro for Darmstadt

Today, 27 August 2021, 24 fully-electric Mercedes-Benz eCitaro city buses officially began operations in Hesse’s City of Science, Darmstadt.

ABA Creates African American Motorcoach Council, Seeks Additional Industry Leaders

ABA Creates African American Motorcoach Council, Seeks Additional...

The American Bus Association has announced the creation of the African American Motorcoach Council (AAMC).

BYD Delivers First BYD ADL Enviro200EV XLB in New Zealand

BYD Delivers First BYD ADL Enviro200EV XLB in New Zealand

On August 18th, BYD and Alexander Dennis Limited (ADL) jointly announced the delivery of the first three-axle BYD ADL Enviro200EV XLB.

Stress-Free Travel to the Bavarian Mountains with Setra Coaches

Stress-Free Travel to the Bavarian Mountains with Setra Coaches

Geldhauser is currently supporting a pilot project featuring eight Setra double-decker coaches in the Bavarian mountains.

The MTA and NYCDOT Unveil Plan to Improve Bus Services in New York City

The MTA and NYCDOT Unveil Plan to Improve Bus Services in New Yor...

The MTA and NYCDOT have together unveiled a plan to improve bus services in New York, increasing speeds and enhancing passenger experience.

GILLIG Delivers Four Battery Electric Buses to DTC

GILLIG Delivers Four Battery Electric Buses to DTC

GILLIG has announced the delivery of four battery electric buses to Delaware Transit Corporation (DTC).

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