Industry Releases

New VP of Operations at Educational Bus Transportation

Patti Royce-Moser, a longtime routing coordinator with Educational Bus Transportation, has been promoted to VP of operations. Educational bus, a member of the Trans Group family of bus operations, is…
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LiquidSpring to Exhibit at 2 Events on CLASS Suspension Systems

LiquidSpring™ LLC is exhibiting at two events in March 2018, where it will be highlighting and discussing its CLASS® suspension systems for buses. These provide a smoother and safer ride for passengers,…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 05 July 2018 12:24

MAHLE Service Solutions Showcases Products in Catalog

FARMINGTON HILLS MI — MAHLE Service Solutions has introduced its 2018 “Commercial Vehicle Service Tool and Equipment Product” catalog (No. MSS-HD-18). The new catalog, published for the first time, highlights…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 05 July 2018 12:26

NY School Bus Contractors Association Employee Award

NEW YORK — The New York School Bus Contractors Association announced today that it has presented First Student Bus Driver, Bobby DeLee, with its first NYSBCA Industry-Wide Employee of the…
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Product Release: Damp Check®

  Having mold and mildew issues? DAMP CHECK® has been added to the BESI product line.
  • Last modified on Friday, 01 June 2018 12:01

New Cummins Westport Natgas Engines Meet Low NOx

The model-year 2018 Cummins Westport B6.7N natural gas engine for school bus applications meet the lowest optional standards for oxides of nitrogen (NOx) emission, the company announced.
  • Last modified on Friday, 01 June 2018 12:11

IC Bus Extends Allison Transmissions Unlimited-Mile Warranty

School bus manufacturer IC Bus announced prior to Christmas that it will continue to offer a standard seven-year, unlimited mile warranty in 2018 for the Allison Transmission 2300, 2350, 2500…
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JVCKENWOOD to Buy DMR Developer Radio Activity

SUWANEE GA — In Jan. 2018, JVCKENWOOD Corp. announced plans to acquire Radio Activity S.r.l. (Radio Activity), a technology company based in Milan, Italy, that develops relay systems compatible with…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 05 July 2018 12:31

New Allison Transmission Managing Director, Global Marketing

INDIANAPOLIS IN — Allison Transmission today announced the promotion of Otto Szalavari to managing director of global marketing. He will be instrumental in driving growth through ongoing implementation and refinement…
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Daimler Trucks North America Makes Senior Exec Changes

PORTLAND OR — Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) today announced that David Carson, currently president of Freightliner Custom Chassis Corp. (FCCC), has been appointed president of Western Star Trucks and chief…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 05 July 2018 12:37

Nathan Wright Joins Stertil-Koni as Marketing Associate

STEVENSVILLE, MD. — Stertil-Koni, the leader in heavy duty vehicle lifts—notably bus lifts and truck lifts—has announced that Nathan Wright has joined the company as a marketing associate. In his…
  • Last modified on Monday, 04 June 2018 10:45

Rush Enterprises Adopts $40 Million Stock Repurchase Program

  SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS — Rush Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ: RUSHA) (NASDAQ: RUSHB), which operates the largest network of commercial vehicle dealerships in North America, today announced that its Board of Directors approved…
  • Last modified on Monday, 04 June 2018 10:53

OPW Introduces Scalable Petro Vend 200 Fuel Island Terminal

  HODGKINS, IL. — OPW Fuel Management Systems, part of Dover Corp.’s Fluids segment, has introduced its new Petro Vend 200 (PV200) Fuel Island Terminal, which features many modular options…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 06 June 2018 16:53