Saturday, May 15, 2021
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...

National Bus Strategy: Devil is in the details for independents

Independent bus operators across the country have reacted to Bus Back Better, the National Bus Strategy for England. The strategy is ambitious, but will...

Engines, transmissions and alternative propulsion

Public transport is undergoing a shift to non-conventional propulsion technology. Our suppliers are there to support that transition. Transport in the United Kingdom is undergoing...
Whites Coaches expansion of focus ahead of recovery

White’s Coaches: Working to weather a coach industry storm

Change came thick and fast to the coach industry as operators have worked to weather the COVID-19 storm and also to position their businesses...
National Express zero emission bus project

National Express zero-emission buses: Learning every day

In March 2020 National Express became the first large group to end its procurement of diesel buses by committing to the purchase of zero-emission...
Cummins dual dosing technology

Cummins Ad-Blue dual dosing: Further greening diesel

While zero-emission is the ultimate endgame for the coach and bus industry, those power sources have a long way to go before they capture...
biogas bus featured

What is the future for Britain’s biogas buses?

An end to diesel engines and increasing focus on zero-emission hints at the UK’s future vehicle goals. Where does that leave biogas? On 4 July...
Aston Manor Coaches

Aston Manor: ‘Women need more encouragement from the industry’

Alisha Chohan is the external Transport Manager for Aston Manor Coaches, and wants to prove to anyone wanting to join the coach industry that...

Freedom at last? Navigating the lockdown roadmap

On 22 February Boris Johnson revealed a roadmap out of lockdown. Is it a plan the coach and bus industry in England can use?   In February the government published its COVID-19 response setting out a ‘roadmap’...
Prentice of Haddington Enviro200

Prentice of Haddington: ‘Sometimes fate can take you in certain ways’

Prentice of Haddington reveals how life has been during one year of the pandemic, and how shifting towards bus operation has kept the company...

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...