Saturday, September 25, 2021
PSVAR review will lead to no major changes for coaches

PSVAR review ‘will see no major backtracking on coaches’

Trade body RHA has cautioned that the forthcoming government review of PSVAR is highly unlikely to lead to any major backtracking in how the...
Calls for minibuses to be included in ZEBRA louden

Mellor call for minibuses to be included in ZEBRA gains traction

Mellor says that support is growing for its call to the Department for Transport (DfT) to rethink the decision to exclude minibuses with a...
PSVAR conversions by BASE

PSVAR: ‘It’s not something that is going to go away’

Compliance with PSVAR can now be the difference between the wheels turning or not. routeone speaks with suppliers across the industry and examines a...
Mercedes Tourismo PSVAR conversions by EVM

EVM commences Tourismo PSVAR conversion work in UK

EVM has established a facility in Horsham to carry out PSVAR conversion on the Mercedes-Benz Tourismo. It complements a production line for the same...
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...

Gas price hike results in temporary surcharge on Yara AdBlue products

President of Yara Industrial Solutions Jorge Noval has today announced that sales of its ammonia (NH3), urea and nitric acid products, used in the...