Industry Releases

First Student Enters into Agreement with Collins Bus Corporation

CINCINNATI — First Student, a subsidiary of FirstGroup America, announced today a long-term agreement with Collins Bus Corporation, the largest manufacturer of Type-A buses in North America, to be the…
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National Express Subject of Takeover Bids

First it was FirstGroup, owner of First Student, that inquired about purchasing competitor National Express Group plc. Now, the largest shareholder of National Express and Stagecoach are attempting takeovers. National…
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Collins, School District to Show Off New Hybrid Bus

RENO, Nev. — School transportation personnel in town next week for the STN EXPO Trade Show will have a chance to see the new NEXBUS by Collins Bus Corporation, the…
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IC Bus Announces Price Decrease for Plug-in Hybrid Electric

A major barrier to market acceptance of plug-in hybrid electric school buses has been the high cost at more than $200,000 per; but manufacturer IC Bus announced today that the…
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Donaldson Releases New XRB Family of Air Cleaners

MINNEAPOLIS – Off-road equipment operators who maneuver equipment in medium dust environments should take note of the Donaldson XRB family of air cleaners. Donaldson Company (NYSE : DCI), a leading,…
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