Saturday, September 18, 2021

Future energy shift could mean an annual loss of £40 billion in taxes

Government wants talks on how road infrastructure will be paid for in a greener future It’s more than a decade since the (then) Labour government’s...
ZF EcoLife 2 automatic gearbox

Major upgrade to EcoLife as ZF unveils next-gen gearbox model

ZF has announced that the next generation of its fully automatic gearbox, the EcoLife 2, will later extend to input torques of up to...

Coach & Bus UK: Industry buoyant at show

The industry came together at the NEC Birmingham on 2-3 October for Coach & Bus UK, the leading domestic trade show. Reports from visitors and...

Euro VI Coach retrofit accreditation process breakthough

A major step has been made in coach Euro VI retrofit with a breakthrough in how individual vehicle models are accredited. Rather than requiring testing...

White’s St Albans orders two-axle i8 integral

White’s St Albans will be the first UK operator to take delivery of the two-axle Irizar i8 integral. It placed an order for one...

PSVAR likely to be required in rail replacement

Legal advice obtained by the Office of Rail and Road (ORR) indicates that virtually all rail replacement coach and bus services come within scope...

McGill’s Buses MD criticises lack of investment

McGill’s Buses Managing Director Ralph Roberts has criticised local and national government for “favouring the car and train” over buses. He says the bulk...

The Innovation Challenge at Coach and Bus UK: Winners revealed

Graham Vidler, Chief Executive of the Confederation of Passenger Transport (CPT), headed up a panel of experienced judges from across the industry to determine...

CPT: Buses’ momentum required in coaches

Confederation of Passenger Transport (CPT) Chief Executive Graham Vidler has welcomed the recent influx of public money to the industry – but he says...

Apprenticeships: Unlocking industry potential

Apprenticeships are a valuable path into any career, and there is more than one way to enter the coach and bus industry It is a...

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...