Tuesday, March 2, 2021
Freeway Fleet Systems and Tranzaura

NCT’s first use checks digitalised by Freeway and Tranzaura

Nottingham City Transport (NCT) has equipped drivers with mobile data terminals to record their first use vehicle checks as part of the introduction of...
Wrightbus Voith VEDS

Wrightbus to use Voith Electrical Drive System in ZE buses

Wrightbus will exclusively utilise the Voith Electrical Drive System (VEDS) in the second-generation of its battery-electric and hydrogen fuel cell-electric buses, the two parties...
Stagecoach bus in Manchester

Stagecoach drivers lead GreenRoad safety scheme for fifth consecutive year

Stagecoach has commended its bus drivers for leading the way in the GreenRoad driving safety measurement programme for the fifth consecutive year. The safety and...
EPM Bus Solutions purchases Omnibus

EPM Bus Solutions buys transport software specialist Omnibus

EPM Bus Solutions has completed the acquisition of transport software specialist Omnibus. The deal, which has been completed with the support of Literacy Capital, will...
Blackpool Transport contactless payment introduced on buses

Blackpool Transport introduces contactless to its buses

Blackpool Transport introduced contactless fare payment on its buses on 14 February as a further part of its customer interface improvement work. It will...

Mellor and Treka Bus parent creates technology division

Mellor and Treka Bus parent company Woodall Nicholson has added to its group portfolio a dedicated technology division spearheaded by Scarborough-based ProMech Technologies. The...
Euro VI compliance: Achieved by either retrofit or OEM fitment

Euro VI OEM and retrofit: What are the differences?

Many of us will have experience of upgrading Euro IV and Euro V vehicles to meet Euro VI requirements. It is certainly more cost...
Carla Stockton-Jones, Stagecoach UK MD

Carla Stockton-Jones: ‘Innovation will be key to recovery’

Carla Stockton-Jones stepped up to become Stagecoach UK Managing Director in October 2020. Since then, the group has continued to face the challenge of...
Sean Dickinson, Unicard CEO

Transport Scotland deploys Unicard smart ticketing system

Transport Scotland has chosen Unicard’s smart ticketing system to manage its commercial journeys and the Scottish National Concessionary Travel Scheme. Unicard’s Host Operator or Processing...
Bus and Coach NOS consultation

Engineers asked to help coach and bus NOS consultation

Engineers have been invited to participate in a consultation on an overhaul of the Bus and Coach National Occupational Standards (NOS) undertaken by the...

Sprint BRT construction work begins on A45 in West Midlands

Construction work has begun on bus lane and other priority infrastructure on the A45 in the West Midlands to support the £88m first phase...