Industry Releases

Blue Bird Web Site Wins Ektron All-Star Award

FORT VALLEY, Ga. — Blue Bird Corporation’s web site, www.blue-bird.com, was recently honored with a 2008 Ektron All-Star Award as the best transportation site. The awards were presented in 24…
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Thomas Announces Drivers of the Year

HIGH POINT, N.C. — A safe ride during a storm last year won school bus driver Sharon Scott high praise from one her young riders and first place in the…
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Low Orders Mean Layoffs at Thomas Built

HIGH POINT, N.C. — Thomas Built Buses will lay off about 16 percent of its workforce due to low school bus orders, the company announced.
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IC Bus to Enter Motorcoach Market

SAN DIEGO — IC Bus will use its school buses manufacturing experience to produce motorocoaches in 2010, the company announced at the American Public Transportation EXPO on Monday.
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Thomas Built Buses to Help Teach New Media

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. — Starting this January, teachers from the John F. Kennedy Center will roam the country in a custom-made Thomas Built school bus teaching middle school children and…
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STA Rewards College-Bound Seniors

WALL, N.J. — School bus contractor Student Transportation of America (STA) recently awarded nine Pennsylvania high school graduates with $1,000 scholarship from 2008 John Finfrock Scholars program, named after a…
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