Arriva and Sullivan Buses make TfL contract gains

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The latest round of London bus tender results see gains for Sullivan Buses and Arriva.

Sullivan Buses gained the 299 from London General. The service has a Peak Vehicle Requirement (PVR) of seven, and will use new Euro 6 single-deckers.

London General also lost the W4, which will transfer to Arriva London North (PVR 14, using new Euro 6 single-decks).

Arriva London North also retained five contracts: The 41/N41 (PVR 19, using a mix of 2011 and 2013 Euro 5 double-deckers, along with Euro 6 hybrids on the N41), the 121 (PVR 21, 2013 Euro 5 double-deckers), 141 (PVR 26, 2012 Euro 5 hybrid double-deckers), 329 (PVR 17, 2013 Euro 5 double-deckers) and W6 (PVR nine, new Euro 6 single-deckers).

Metrobus retained two contracts: the 233 and 684.