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REV Group Reports First-Quarter Results, Full-Year Guidance

A little over a month after going public, Collins Bus Corporation’s parent company REV Group, Inc. (REVG) reported first-quarter net sales of $442.9 million, a nearly 19-percent increase over the…
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Navistar Reiterates Annual Guidance with Q1 Results

Navistar reported a net loss of $62 million or $0.76 per share in the first quarter but remained on track with previously announced annual guidance following the close of the…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 07 March 2017 07:59

The Importance of School Bus Fire Suppression Systems

Brette Fraley had a curiosity about fire prevention. As executive director of transportation at Kanawha County Schools, West Virgninia’s largest school district, he researched thermal events on his bus fleet…
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TSD Conference Preview: Q&A with Craig Davidson

Almost a decade ago, author Craig Davidson found himself broke and desperate, his writing career stagnant. One morning in 2008, he happened upon a flyer in his mailbox stating “Bus…
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Examining the Trends of Transporting Special-Needs Children

The latest survey from School Transportation News explored the various aspects of transporting special-needs children, including wheelchair safety, fire suppression technology and the growing rate of students diagnosed with autism.
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 28 February 2017 16:23

Chocolate Capital to Host Annual Bus Spring Fling

The Museum of Bus Transportation in Hershey, Pennsylvania, will hold its annual Spring Fling, and for those in the bus industry, the chocolate won’t be the sweetest thing in town.
  • Last modified on Friday, 24 February 2017 11:41

School Bus Innovations, Tech Disruptions Drive Chicago Summit

The inaugural IC Bus Innovation Summit in Chicago brought together representatives of school districts, school bus contractors, OEMs, technology providers, educators, journalists and industry associations to share ideas on several…
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School Bus Driver Saves Student from Speeding SUV

A DATTCO school bus driver for the East Hampton school district in Connecticut was honored for his heroic rescue of one of his students who was almost struck by a…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 21 February 2017 13:51

Long-time EPA Adversary Pruitt Confirmed to Lead Agency

Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt is set to take the reins at the EPA, the very agency he has advocated against for years, following a narrow 52-46 vote in the…
  • Last modified on Friday, 17 February 2017 13:50

Minn. Sets First-Ever School Bus Driver Appreciation Day

Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton officially declared Feb. 22 as School Bus Driver Appreciation Day throughout the state to honor drivers for their tireless dedication to safely transporting students.
  • Last modified on Friday, 17 February 2017 11:28