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New Vehicle Manufacturers Coming to Market?

By Ryan GrayDespite the ailing economy, there‚Äôs chatter around the industry that new school bus manufacturers could be eyeing entry into the market, especially after GM filed for Chapter 11…
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Why Transportation Must be Wary of Virtual Schooling for K-12

By Ryan GrayFor several decades now, online courses have been a resource for adult continuing education. But virtual schools are also gaining steam in public childhood education, and student transporters…
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Power Steering Repair

On the School Bus Mechanic Blog, John takes a look at a Haldex Two Stage Power Steering Pump from a 1998 Pusher School Buses. Take a look and let us…
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Could Maryland School Busing be that Good?

The Washington Post ran an article today, picked up by MSNBC.com, that tells of an 18-year old high school senior who has never missed a day of school. Stefanie Zaner…
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Emergency Preparedness Takes Center Stage

President Obama proclaimed May 24-May 30 as National Hurricane Preparedness Week. He called upon government agencies, private organizations, media, community groups, schools, and residents of hurricane-prone areas to share information…
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Thomas Moving Towards an All-Electric?

Daimler AG, the parent company of Thomas Built Buses, has purchased a 10 percent stake in electric vehicle company Tesla Motors, according to a press release
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Moving Towards an Electirc Bus at Thomas?

Daimler AG, a parent company of Thomas Built Buses, has purchased a 10 percent stake in electric vehicle company Tesla Motors, according to a press release. The companies said they…
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