Industry Releases

9% Jump in 1 Yr for US School Buses Using Clean Diesel

WASHINGTON DC — A 9 percent gain was posted in only one year for U.S. school buses that are running on new generation, low-emission diesel fuel, claims new data and…
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New All-Electric Type C School Buses Arrive in New York

WHITE PLAINS NY — National Express, LLC, White Plains City School District, Con Edison, NYSERDA, The Lion Electric Co. and First Priority GreenFleet, announced yesterday the deployment of the first…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 20 June 2018 10:06

Transfinder Debuts Free School Bus Smart Device Route App

SCHENECTADY NY — Transfinder Corp. has released its free all-in-one in-vehicle app Wayfinder to clients that have Transfinder’s flagship Routefinder Pro product, the company announced today.
  • Last modified on Thursday, 21 June 2018 10:59

New Ohio Conference Center Hosts School Bus Event

EAST LIBERTY, Ohio — Last week, Blue Bird school buses rolled out for the 2018 Blue Bird Experience tour at James A. Rhodes Conference Center at the Transportation Research Center…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 21 June 2018 10:52

Howard Bus Services Receives First Gas School Buses

LISLE IL — IC Bus announced today that Howard Bus Service (Ontario, Canada) has taken delivery of the first six CE Series gasoline-powered school buses. “The opportunity to be among…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 21 June 2018 11:17

School Bus Maker Blue Bird Ok’s $25 Million Stock Buyback

Blue Bird Corp. (NASDAQ: BLBD; Macon, Ga.), an independent designer and manufacturer of school buses, announced yesterday, June 13, that its board of directors authorized the company to repurchase up…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 21 June 2018 11:14

Superior Energy Wins Propane School Bus Award

CLEVELAND — Superior Energy Systems announced today that Mike Walters, VP of safety and training, has been awarded the National Propane Gas Association’s (NPGA) coveted Individual Safety Award.
  • Last modified on Thursday, 21 June 2018 11:37

JVCKENWOOD Debuts Nationwide Interactive Map App

IRVING, TEXAS — JVCKENWOOD has launched an interactive, searchable website for the local and regional NEXEDGE digital SMR systems across the U.S. Site visitors can search by zip code or…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 21 June 2018 11:24

School Bus Firm Clean Energy Stock Owners OK Purchase

NEWPORT BEACH, CALIF. — Clean Energy Fuels Corp. (NASDAQ: CLNE) shareholders today approved, by over 97 percent of the shares present at the company’s annual shareholders meeting, the purchase by…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 21 June 2018 11:41

Eaton Cummins School Bus Transmission Improved

GALESBURG, MICH. — Eaton Cummins Automated Transmission Technologies announced it has expanded medium-duty application coverage for the Procision® 7-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission to include utility, construction, tanker, refuse and municipal…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 21 June 2018 11:44

New Video of Boston Public Schools’ Propane School Buses

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Propane Education & Research Council has added to its popular Straight Talk video series, it was announced today. The online collection of customer testimonials lets viewers…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 21 June 2018 11:51

Detroit Connect Expands Reporting Capabilities & Connectivity

PORTLAND, ORE. — Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) today announced the introduction of two new connectivity services into its Detroit Connect portfolio—Detroit Connect Direct and a wireless in-cab device connection.…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 12 June 2018 10:16

Daimler Trucks Announces Automated Truck R&D Center in Portland

PORTLAND, ORE. — Daimler Trucks announced today the creation of an Automated Truck Research and Development Center in Portland, Ore. The facility will be located at Daimler Trucks North America…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 12 June 2018 10:26