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Technology Reshapes School Bus Parts Ordering, Inventory

The sight of a grease-under-the-nails, rag-in-the-back-pocket, seasoned mechanic leafing through the stained and dog-eared pages of a parts catalog is an enduring image for anyone who has spent even the…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 16 February 2017 15:50

Mechanical Know-How Evolves Alongside Technological Advances

As the machinery that operates the school bus advances, so does the training to keep those intricate parts running in optimal condition. To stay on top of the latest updates…
  • Last modified on Monday, 13 February 2017 11:08

Tenn. School District Implements Bus Driver Judgement Test

An Atlanta-based organizational consulting and coaching firm has partnered with a Tennessee school district to develop an understanding of judgment skills held by potential school bus drivers in response to November's Chattanooga…
  • Last modified on Friday, 24 February 2017 14:00

PSI Sets Course to Fix Revenue Errors Amid Stock Plunge

Power Solutions International (PSIX) appointed the accounting firm of Frazier & Deeter to re-audit the past three fiscal years’ worth of financial reporting after uncovering revenue reporting errors by its…
  • Last modified on Friday, 24 February 2017 14:00

Winter Storm Niko Cripples Northeast School Transportation

Blizzard conditions from Winter Storm Niko dumped heavy snow and ice across the Atlantic Northeast and New England, crippling transportation services as schools canceled or delayed classes.
  • Last modified on Friday, 24 February 2017 14:00

Propane School Buses Back In Business in South Carolina

South Carolina's Department of Education (DOE) took receipt of the first propane school buses in the state since the 1980s with the purchase of 26 new Blue Bird Propane Visions…
  • Last modified on Friday, 24 February 2017 14:01

Blue Bird Says Q1 Earnings Indicate Modest Growth Ahead

Despite what he referred to as the softest quarter of the fiscal year, Blue Bird President and CEO Phil Horlock reported a 4-percent increase in total net sales to reaffirm…
  • Last modified on Friday, 10 February 2017 07:50