Wednesday, October 27, 2021

DVSA supports the IRTE Skills Challenge to engage maintenance technicians and keep the industry...

The IRTE Skills Challenge returned in 2021 with the support of DVSA and an industry eager to keep its apprentices and technicians engaged in...
O R Jones goes paperless with TruTac

O R Jones completes paperless inspections shift with TruTac

O R Jones has extended its relationship with TruTac to take its vehicle inspection procedures paperless. TruTac’s CPT Daily Checks works alongside CPT Tacho Analysis...
ZF Services remanufacturing centre

ZF Nottingham Centre revamp boosts aftermarket support

ZF Services is increasing its aftermarket support with a revamp of its Nottingham Centre of Competence. The fully ISO-accredited centre now boasts a 6500m2 workshop...
Graphic of Ricardo Bus

Ricardo looking to scalable ‘fuel cell module’ in Tees Valley project

Engineering and consulting company Ricardo, which recently won a bid with Stagecoach to retrofit a hydrogen fuel cell bus demonstrator for the UK’s first...

Jaguar Land Rover’s Chris Gall named ADL Group Engineering Director

Alexander Dennis (ADL) has appointed Chris Gall (pictured) as Group Engineering Director. He will lead the company’s transition to zero-emission mobility. Chris, a chartered mechanical...
Bus industry apprenticeships at Go-Ahead London

Bus industry apprenticeships: Well worth the time and input

I am writing this as somebody that entered the bus industry via a graduate training programme, and I have no regrets. However, if I...
First Bus apprentice engineer Danielle Curtis

First Bus apprentice engineer proves age is just a number

Aged 33, Danielle Curtis saw her last chance to secure her dream career in engineering. Two years on, she tells her story to promote inclusivity in...

Optispray by Yara: Curing SCR catalyst crystallisation

SCR systems in engine exhausts that use AdBlue are sometimes exposed to deposit build-up. Yara says Optispray can prevent problems occurring Solutions for diesel engines...
First Bus Danielle Curtis

First Bus pledges support to equality initiatives

First Bus has outlined its commitment to diversity in engineering to celebrate International Women in Engineering Day. The operator has demonstrated its support for diversity...
IRTE Skills Challenge 2021

IRTE Skills Challenge testing week sets out to find the best in coach and...

Apprentices and technicians from coach and bus operators countrywide met in Bristol this week to compete in the IRTE Skills Challenge competition. Celebrating its 10th...

Post-accident motorway closures ‘must be cleared more quickly’

A coach operator has called on authorities to explore ways to reopen motorways more rapidly after they are subject to closure following an accident....