Saturday, July 2, 2022

Emissions analysis: Here’s what workshops need to know

In case you missed it, we’re in the middle of an eco-revolution. Clean Air Zones are spreading throughout the country, the Euro VI Standards are...
Engineers and support staff suported buses during COVID-19

‘Don’t forget engineers’ contributions to buses during COVID-19′

It would be remiss of me not to take some time to reflect on the impact of COVID-19 on our engineering functions. There have...
National Express west midlands bus

National Express West Midlands: Preparing for a zero-emission future, today

The NXWM Training Academy launched in 2018. With its first cohorts preparing for their end-point assessments, we find out how it is going From driver...

Skills Challenge winners reflect on their journey to the top of their profession

Williams F1 Conference Centre hosted the 10th anniversary IRTE Skills Challenge awards ceremony in October as the coach and bus industry celebrated another year...

A new era for the IRTE Skills Challenge: 2022 is the year to enter

As the IRTE Skills Challenge enters its 11th year, staying current and striving for excellence remains a top priority. Here’s why you should take...
C&G Coaches takes a Totalkare brake tester

C&G Coach Services takes Totalkare mobile brake tester

C&G Coach Services of Chatteris has taken delivery of mobile brake tester equipment from Totalkare. The operator says that by bringing brake testing in...
DVSA looking at longer-term approach to vehicle test slot availability

DVSA ‘keen’ on long-term horizon for vehicle test availability

Achieving longer-term visibility of heavy vehicle test availability for Authorised Testing Facilities (ATFs) and operators alike is something that DVSA is “keen to look...
Bluebird Coaches adds a further set of Totalkare T8AC lifts

Bluebird Coaches upgrades with Totalkare T8AC vehicle lifts

Weymouth operator Bluebird Coaches has upgraded its vehicle lifting equipment with a new set of T8AC flexible mobile column lifts, supplied by Totalkare. Bluebird traded...
Mattei_MC65_E_Compressor

OEM remanufactured Mattei e-compressors for Optare applications

Imperial Engineering has added OEM remanufactured Mattei electric air compressors to its range of compressors, service kits and upgrades for hybrid and electric buses...
Hills 2019 Tourismo PSVAR

PSVAR conversion work at Volvo Loughborough captures Tourismos

A wider variety of coaches, including those with Tourismo bodies, are now available for PSVAR conversion work at Volvo’s Truck and Bus repair centre...

Trolleybus and tram calendar supports DEC Ukraine appeal

Trolleybus and tram networks in Ukraine form the subject of a calendar that has been released to raise money for the war-torn country through...