Blue Bird Electric School Buses Showcased at Canadian Pupil Transportation Conference

NIAGARA FALLS, ONT CANADA — At the Canadian Pupil Transportation Conference (CPTC) trade show, Blue Bird featured its exclusive, all-electric type D and A buses for attendees to preview. Today, at the conclusion of the event, Blue Bird hosted the Blue Bird Experience, a customer ride-and-drive featuring a full line-up of Blue Bird’s class-leading products and services. School buses in the ride-and-drive event included buses powered by electric, gasoline, diesel and propane engines. In showcasing the widest range of powertrain offerings in the industry, transportation leaders from across North America have the power of choice when they select Blue Bird buses for their fleet, with every fuel type available.

Thomas Built Buses Honors 2017 Top Dealers

HIGH POINT, N.C. — Thomas Built Buses recently recognized its Dealers of the Year for 2017 at its annual President’s Club awards gala. The 2017 Dealer of the Year award was presented to New England Transit Sales, Inc., a full-service dealer offering sales, parts and vehicle service in Tyngsboro, Mass.

Mark Hernandez Named Navistar Senior VP of Global Manufacturing

LISLE, Ill. — Navistar International Corporation (NYSE: NAV) today announced it has appointed Mark Hernandez as senior vice president, Global Manufacturing, effective immediately. Hernandez replaces William H. Osborne, who announced his retirement earlier this month, and will report directly to Phil Christman, president, operations.

Westmatic Announces Christian Jordan as New Director of Operations

NEW YORK - Christian Jordan has been appointed Director of Operations for Westmatic Corporation, a U.S. based Large Vehicle Wash System manufacturer located at 485 Cayuga Road, Buffalo, NY. Mr. Jordan has experience in manufacturing, including automotive and machining industries. Mr. Jordan returned to Westmatic in 2016 where he had managed purchasing, inside sales and logistics from 2009 to 2014.