Industry Releases

Industry Releases

Use VW Settlement Funds to Replace NY Buses

NEW YORK NY — The New York State Bus Distributors Association (NYSBDA) is recommending that New York state use some of its Volkswagen Clean Air Act settlement funds to establish a…
  • Last modified on Friday, 22 June 2018 11:34

Schetky Wins Thomas Bus President’s Club Platinum Award

PORTLAND, ORE — At the 2018 Thomas Built Buses Dealer’s Meeting, Schetky Bus and Van Sales were awarded a President’s Club Platinum Award for outstanding sales and service.
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 29 May 2018 14:21

Renewable Energy Group Launches REG Ultra Clean™ Diesel

LONG BEACH, CALIF. — Renewable Energy Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: REGI) launched the company’s latest innovation in diesel fuel, REG Ultra Clean™ Diesel, at the Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo in…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 29 May 2018 14:24

19 First Student Locations Get ASE Blue Seal of Excellence

CINCINNATI — First Student is once again recognized by the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) for maintaining vehicles to the highest safety standards. Nineteen additional company locations have…
  • Last modified on Friday, 22 June 2018 11:32

Lion Electric, First Priority GreenFleet, Largest Electric Deal

LONG BEACH CA — The Lion Electric Co. (Lion), an innovative company manufacturing zero emission vehicles, and First Priority GreenFleet (FPGF), a leading clean transportation solutions provider and dealer, announced today that…
  • Last modified on Friday, 22 June 2018 11:31

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…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 29 May 2018 14:30

IC Bus Features Clean, Electric Drivetrain at ACT Expo

LONG BEACH CA — As they showcase the only fully integrated electric school bus, the chargE™, at this year’s Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo, leaders at International Truck and IC…
  • Last modified on Friday, 22 June 2018 11:38

Blue Bird School Bus Event Draws District Decision Makers

SELMA TEXAS — Iconic Blue Bird school buses converged at the Retama Race Track for the “Blue Bird Experience.” Selma-based Blue Bird dealership, Rush Bus Centers, hosted the event, which…
  • Last modified on Friday, 22 June 2018 11:41

Student Transportation Announces Closing of Arrangement

TORONTO CANADA — Student Transportation, Inc. (TSX:STB) (NASDAQ:STB) (“STI” or the “Company”) announced the closing of the previously announced plan of arrangement (the “Arrangement”) with Spinner Can AcquireCo, Inc., a…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 29 May 2018 14:43

Thomas Built Buses Invests Millions to Further Cut Carbon

HIGH POINT NC — In 2011, Thomas Built Buses became the first school bus manufacturer to achieve zero-waste-to-landfill operations, which means that everything received or produced by the company is used,…
  • Last modified on Friday, 22 June 2018 11:46

Chestnut Ridge Transportation Receives Hospital Medal of Honor

NEW YORK NY — Chestnut Ridge Transportation, a member of the Trans Group family of bus operations, recently served as honoree at Good Samaritan Hospital’s 33rd Annual Spring Ball, receiving the…
  • Last modified on Friday, 22 June 2018 11:50

Student Transportation Launches Appreciation Week

WALL NJ — Student Transportation Inc. (STI) (TSX:STB) (NASDAQ:STB), an industry leader in school bus transportation, safety and fleet services, kicks off its annual Employee Appreciation Week today, celebrating its…
  • Last modified on Friday, 22 June 2018 11:43

Hernandez Named Navistar Sr VP of Global Manufacturing

LISLE, IL. — Navistar International Corp. (NYSE: NAV) today announced it has appointed Mark Hernandez as senior VP, Global Manufacturing, effective immediately. Hernandez replaces William H. Osborne, who announced his…
  • Last modified on Friday, 15 June 2018 14:32