Bridgestone has confirmed making a significant breakthrough into the City of London, after expanding its bus fleet contract with Metroline. The manufacturer has been chosen to maintain 500 extra Metroline vehicles, which operate predominantly in […]
Bus technicians from across the UK were honoured last week (July 18) at the third annual IRTE Skills Challenge winners’ presentation.
The Institute of Road Transport Engineers (IRTE) is encouraging bus and coach engineers and mechanics to compete with their peers as part of an online test, covering three disciplines – electrical, body and mechanical – […]
Registration for the IRTE Skills Challenge 2012 has opened after Allison Transmission, Bridgestone, Halfords Trade, Knorr-Bremse and Shell FuelSave Diesel were confirmed as returning sponsors for the competition. The competition has individual and operator categories […]
An eight-wheeled electric bus was test driven at the University of Tokyo this month, where it made two round trips between the Keio University Shonan Fujisawa Station and the nearest railway station, which is located […]
Following the successful demonstration of its new TPMS (Tyre Pressure Monitoring System) at the e-Safety Challenge 2011 event in Vienna on May 31, Bridgestone Europe has announced plans to roll out its commercial vehicle system […]