NORWAY Five Van Hool fuel cell buses for Oslo were presented to representatives from the Oslo Akershus region in May, marking the conclusion of a project started 17 years ago. They are now in daily […]
USA US schoolbus manufacturers, Navistar’s IC Bus and Blue Bird are hoping to cash in on huge amounts of Chinese funding (worth up to $73m) as the country urgently upgrades its school transport.
Daimler-owned manufacturer reaches milestone after supplying operators in Switzerland for 59 years SWITZERLAND Setra has supplied its 2,000th vehicle into Switzerland since 1953. The 13.89m doubledeck S431 DT coach has been delivered to Ernst Marti AG […]
Plans to create a five-bay bus interchange in Machynlleth and to move an existing bus depot on to flood plain land are being discussed by Powys County Council. The council said it had received funding […]
Passengers in Newport can top-up their Newport Bus smartcards when getting on the bus. and put a week’s travel credit on them. Previously card holders could only put credit on their cards at Newport’s Travel […]
In purchasing the call centre, Traveline Cymru has reduced public spending and brought the public transport information service in house The Welsh Government’s public transport information service recently purchased a North Wales call centre after […]
Coach operators have criticised the coach parking facilities at Thorpe Park in Surrey. The dedicated coach park is graveled, while other facilities are tarmac, leading to claims that coach operators are treated as “second class […]
Blue Iris Coaches based in Nailsea near Bristol has recently taken delivery of a new Scania OmniExpress 36 touring coach.
Site reorganisation sees facilities will cater for all aspects of ADL and Plaxton coach and bus range Alexander Dennis-owned Plaxton has completed the first phase of developing a new sales centre at the Anston site, […]
King’s Lynn-based Norfolk Green has launched two new Enviro400 buses, the first of the operator’s brand new fleet of double deckers – and the first ever brand new double deckers to enter the award-winning fleet. […]