Industry Releases

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

Blue Bird Sells Its 2,500th Gasoline-Powered School Bus

MACON, GA. — Blue Bird recently celebrated its 2,500th gasoline school bus sale. Over the past two years, sales of Blue Bird’s gasoline school buses have grown substantially, due to…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 30 May 2018 10:38

Transfinder One of 70 Firms Named Best Company in NY

SCHENECTADY NY — Transfinder Corp., the leading developer of school bus routing software sand logistics solutions in North America, has been named a “Best Company to Work For in New…
  • Last modified on Friday, 22 June 2018 11:57

North Crawford Goes Green with Propane-Fueled School Buses

SOLDIERS GROVE WI — Over the past two years, North Crawford School District has added Blue Bird propane-fueled school buses to its fleet. These buses lower the district’s carbon footprint,…
  • Last modified on Friday, 22 June 2018 11:59

Stertil-Koni Touch Screen Control System for Piston DIAMONDLIFT

STEVENSVILLE MD — Heavy duty vehicle lift leader Stertil-Koni today announced that it has incorporated its advanced, full-color, touch-screen control console, known as the ebright Smart Control System,  into the company’s popular,…
  • Last modified on Friday, 22 June 2018 11:58