Tuesday, September 28, 2021
Wrightbus owner and HYCAP founder Jo Bamford

Wrightbus owner launches HYCAP hydrogen investment fund

Wrightbus owner Jo Bamford (pictured) has worked with multi-family office Vedra Partners to launch hydrogen investment fund HYCAP. It aims to raise £1bn, a...
Transdev Blazefield launches Team Pennine

Team Pennine plans outlined by Transdev as brand launches

Team Pennine was go on Sunday 25 July as Transdev Blazefield took over the Yorkshire Tiger business from Arriva. Its new pink-based brand was...
Stagecoach Midlands Yutong E10 electric bus

Yutong E10 is Stagecoach Midlands’ first zero-emission bus

Stagecoach Midlands has purchased its first zero-emission bus in the form of a Yutong E10 battery-electric model. It will be used on a five-year...
eStar Truck and Van Deeside aftersales franchise for EvoBus

eStar awarded EvoBus aftersales franchise for Deeside

eStar Truck and Van, the latest Mercedes-Benz truck and van franchise in the North West of England and North Wales, has gained the aftersales...
Truronian Coaches adds King Harry Coaches to portfolio

First-owned Truronian takes on King Harry Coaches operation

Truronian Coaches, part of First South West, has added the classic coach operations of King Harry Coaches to its growing portfolio. It includes two...
CaetanoBus and Toyota in co branding exercise

CaetanoBus and Toyota to ‘co-brand’ City Gold ZE range

CaetanoBus and Toyota will co-brand the City Gold range of zero-emission buses produced by the Portuguese manufacturer. The change captures both the battery-electric e.City...
Rotala signs five year Effitires contract with Michelin

Rotala renews Michelin partnership with five-year Effitires deal

Rotala has extended its partnership with Michelin by signing a new five-year Effitires contract with Michelin Services and Solutions. It will cover the group’s...
Translink Wrightbus hydrogen double-deckers

Translink to gain ‘one of Europe’s largest hydrogen stations’

Northern Ireland operator Translink is to install what supplier Logan Energy describes as “one of the largest capacity hydrogen refuelling stations in Europe” at...
Cardiff Bus battery electric Yutong order

Zenobe to provide charging infrastructure for Cardiff Bus’ electric vehicles

Cardiff Bus has partnered with Zenobe to implement charging infrastructure for its order of 36 battery-electric Yutong E12s placed earlier this year. Serving routes north...
Flixbus funding round raises over US$650m

FlixBus $650m funding round will lead to ‘clear acceleration’

FlixBus brand owner FlixMobility has further underscored its desire to achieve market leadership in the UK scheduled coach sector after a funding round successfully...

Go-Ahead’s Wills and former TfL head Brown join NITHC Board

Go-Ahead Group’s Ed Wills and former Transport for London (TfL) Commissioner Mike Brown are among five non-executive appointments to the Board of the Northern...