Prevost, a subsidiary of Volvo Buses, has secured its highest value order ever, with the win of two contracts from New York State’s Metropolitan Transport Authority (MTA).
The contracts will see Prevost supply up to 330 buses, with a firm order of 307 units to be delivered by 2022 and the option of an additional 23 units thereafter.
The order will allow Volvo Buses to double production at the Prevost factory in Plattsburgh, New York.
Prevost, VolvoHåkan Agnevall, President of Volvo Buses, said, “We are sincerely proud and grateful for the continued trust that MTA is putting in the Volvo team by awarding Prevost the largest order ever in the history of the company. We continue to serve our customers with a strong focus on uptime, reliability and service support. MTA has the largest bus and coach fleet in North America and we want to make a difference for the citizens of New York.”