Saturday, May 15, 2021
Masons Minibus and Coach Hire Scania Irizar i6S PSVAR

Masons adds used Scania Irizar i6S with factory PSVAR retrofit

Masons Minibus and Coach Hire of Tring has added to its fleet a used Scania Irizar i6S that has been converted to achieve PSVAR...
Kura PSVAR opinion piece

Kura: PSVAR impact on H2S felt in coach industry and beyond

Chris Coles, Operations Director of school transport specialist Kura, considers the impact of PSVAR on that sector and offers suggestions on how the Regulations...
EVM composite mini and midibus range

EVM unveils composite CM range with zero-emission option

EVM has unveiled its CM range of modular composite-bodied coachbuilt mini and midibuses. The high-floor vehicles are aimed squarely at the accessible and school...
Scania Irizar i6 PSVAR retrofits for Britannia Coaches

First used Scania Irizar i6 PSVAR retrofits for Britannia Coaches

Work on retrofitting existing Scania Irizar i6 coaches at the bodybuilder’s factory in Spain to achieve PSVAR compliance is proceeding well, with Scania Great...
Koller products to support coach PSVAR conversion work

Koller Engineering supports coach PSVAR conversion work

Koller Engineering has advised that it is able to supply a variety of wheelchair accessible vehicle products to operators and companies that are engaged...
PSVAR application for coaches

Don’t blame DPTAC. It’s all on the government

I cannot blame DPTAC for requesting PSVAR compliance on all coaches. Why wouldn't it? DPTAC’s job is to improve accessibility for disabled people.   It's the government's handling of changes that...

DPTAC and PSVAR: Common sense and reality checks needed

Further to the news item in last month’s routeone where the Disabled Persons Transport Advisory Committee (DPTAC) has issued an “extraordinary” call to the government asking it to embark on steps...
Treka Mobility for East Riding of Yorkshire Council

Eat Riding of Yorkshire Council adds six Treka Mobility minis

East Riding of Yorkshire Council has taken delivery of the first of six Mercedes-Benz Sprinters with accessible Mobility conversions, supplied by Treka Bus/01484 400889. They...
DPTAC agrees to work with coach industry over PSVAR

DPTAC commits to industry engagement on coach PSVAR call

The Disabled Persons Transport Advisory Committee (DPTAC) has commenced engagement with the coach industry over a statement issued by the Committee in January that...
Irizar i6 and i6S PSVAR retrofit work

Irizar i6 and i6S factory PSVAR retrofit work gathers pace

The first Irizar i6 and i6S coaches have returned to the UK after retrofit to PSVAR specification at the manufacturer’s factory in Spain as...

Johnsons’ Luxury Traveller brand set to go with Irizar i8 integrals

Johnsons Coach and Bus Travel will get its Luxury Traveller brand underway on Monday 17 May with a pair of high-specification 43-seat Irizar i8...