Bus and coach

08 July 2021 #Bus and Coach #TNB News

East Midlands bus operator Trentbarton has installed Wheely-Safe safety technology across its entire bus fleet following in-depth trials. The bus operator has fitted Wheely-Safe’s external TPMS sensors, which replace the valve cap on every tyre, alongside a pair of wheel


The impact of Covid has been felt throughout the CV industry. Some sectors have, clearly, been negatively hit, others have grown, and all have had to adapt. It has pushed us to alter established processes and changed the way many

29 April 2021 #Bus and Coach #TNB News

Pelican Bus and Coach is to be recognised as an official UK knock-down plant for Chinese bus and coach manufacturer Yutong. Vehicles will land in the UK for final assembly at a new facility developed from the former Ryder Trucks


Through a combination of an intensifying focus on efficiency, Bus Back Better, the Direct Vision Standard and services ramping up as the UK emerges from lockdown, the bus and coach sector is undergoing a big transformation. Powertrain technologies are evolving

25 February 2021 #Bus and Coach #TNB News

First Bus will begin trials of the new zero-emission bus from Arrival this autumn. The electric buses will operate existing First Bus routes in the UK. The trial is the latest announcement from First Bus, which recently committed to operating

18 February 2021 #Bus and Coach #TNB News

The continued adoption of electric and hydrogen technologies has provided the bus and coach sector with good news. As Stagecoach celebrated 50,000 all-electric miles covered by its Cambridge fleet, Transdev began comparison trials using a new Yutong E10 electric bus

11 February 2021 #Bus and Coach #TNB News

At a hearing by the Transport Select Committee this week, stakeholders from the bus and coach sector called for clear methods for delivering the anticipated National Bus Strategy. The impact of Covid on the industry was outlined, including the ability

04 February 2021 #Bus and Coach #TNB News

While Covid has heavily impacted the coach and bus sector, operators have found new ways to support the UK during the crisis. Several have taken steps to convert their vehicles for use as ambulances to transport Covid sufferers to hospital,

28 January 2021 #Bus and Coach #TNB News

Stagecoach has revealed a plan for Greater Manchester that is designed to act as a trailblazer for other regions in the country. The company stated that a package of proposed partnership measures will help accelerate bus use post-pandemic and provide

10 December 2020 #Bus and Coach #TNB News

The 32 electric buses operated by Stagecoach in Greater Manchester have covered 600,000 zero emission miles in 2020. The double-deckers, supplied by a partnership between Alexander Dennis Limited (ADL) and electric mobility specialist BYD Europe, have operated throughout the region’s

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