Saturday, May 15, 2021

Some positive engagement as 17 May reopening date approaches

CPT President Jane Cole reveals some positive engagement from local authorities as preparation for coach trips grows On 17 May the coach sector will be...
Croner-i Furlough extended

Furlough scheme changes: With effect from 1 May

There are some important changes to the Job Retention furlough Scheme (JRS) with effect from 1 May. Croner-i explores the scheme changes and what...
Hull City Council New Interchange

Smart city tech set to transform transport in Hull

Smart city technology is making life easier for public transport users in the Paragon Interchange in Hull. Internet of things solution provider and disruptive technology...
Bridgestone U-AP 002 city bus tyre

Bridgestone U-AP 002 launched as flagship urban bus tyre

Bridgestone has launched its U-AP 002 flagship urban bus tyre, which it says reduces noise, increases fuel efficiency and delivers a long life. The...

MiX Telematics launches app-based tracking service, MyMix Tracking

Fleet management solution provider MiX Telematics has launched a new app-based tracking service, MyMix Tracking, for vehicles and drivers. It enables 100% visibility of...
Michelin incity EV Z

Michelin launches X InCity EV Z electric bus tyre range

Michelin has introduced a range of tyres specifically designed for electric buses. The Michelin X InCity EV Z tyre has been designed with the extra...

Central Bedfordshire Council modernises concessionary fare claims and keeps passengers better informed thanks to...

Community transport sub-operator South Beds Dial-a-Ride has rolled out cloud-based ticketing across its fleet, which provides rural bus services in Bedfordshire. Funded by Central Bedfordshire...
Optibus and Hitachi partner on bus decarbonisation

Hitachi and Optibus partner on bus fleet decarbonisation

Hitachi Europe and Optibus have partnered to help cities and operators to decarbonise their fleets through the electrification of vehicles and depots. The collaboration combines...
McGills Buses electrification work with Zenobe

Zenobe to work with McGill’s on electrification project

Zenobe Energy will work with McGill’s Buses to project manage the installation of electrification infrastructure at three of the operator’s depots and to provide...
Imperial Engineering Skills Challenge

Imperial Engineering on-site training eases pressure on coach and bus technicians to keep industry...

The coach and bus sector relies on many different parts to keep it running smoothly. During the pandemic, it has continued to rely on suppliers...

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...