Saturday, September 18, 2021

Baumot: From Euro 3 to Euro 6

Emissions specialist Baumot and Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) have come together to demonstrate that existing Euro 3 school buses can be retrofitted with...

Cenex and Millbrook in low carbon partnership

Organiser Cenex has partnered with Chargemaster to providing charge points at the annual Low Carbon Vehicle Event on 10-11 September, at Millbrook Proving Ground,...

On-street hybrid charging plan for London

Transport for London (TfL) is to trial new hybrid bus charging technology. It will be the first use of extended-range diesel electric hybrid double-deckers...

Change glass in three minutes thanks to Ricon

Vapor Ricon, a Wabtec-owned company, is to launch its patented '3-Minute Window' in the UK. The system saves time and money by enabling operators to...

Vickers cuts Stagecoach’s fuel bills

Vickers Energy Group (VEG) has helped to cut Stagecoach's energy usage by nearly 50% and saved it 7.8m in energy bills (versus an investment...

TfL trials new bus technologies

Bus passengers will now be able to shop, surf, post and tweet from 9 August, as Transport for London (TfL) begins a trial of...

Innovative F1 system to improve fuel efficiency of London buses

The Go-Ahead Group and GKN plc have agreed a deal that will help reduce emissions in cities with the supply of electric flywheel systems...

London completes world’s largest SCR retrofit

Transport for London (TfL) has completed the world's largest bus emissions retrofit programme, with 1,015 Euro 3 buses now fitted with Selective Catalytic Reduction...

Nimbus Journey Information wins Reading RTP contract

Nimbus Journey information has won a contract to develop and refresh the Reading Borough Council real time passenger information system (RTPI). It builds on recent...

Macpherson goes for smart daily checks

Mobile Solutions' SmartCheck vehicle defect recording system has been chosen by Derbyshire-based Macpherson Coaches. The family firm has nine coaches and seven buses. . The company's...

All new London buses will be zero-emission, pledges Mayor

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has pledged that all new buses ordered by Transport for London (TfL) for use in the capital will be...