BUSWORLD RUSSIA: NEMAN PRESENTS MEDIUM-CLASS BUSES
Busworld Russia will be held 23–25 October 2018 in Moscow and is organized in partnership with Autotrans. This bi-anually fair will be the floor and host for several new products. Neman Bus will show two of their products: Tourist and Urban.
Tourist is a midibus designed for intercity travel and is equipped with ergonomic seats with a high back, lateral support, having a mechanism for shifting to the center, a three-point belt, a journal mesh, a table, a folding footrest. Service units in the luggage shelves are equipped with USB connectors (for charging mobile phones). Due to double-glazed windows in the cabin provides a high level of noise and thermal insulation.
The Urban is for citytraffic and equipped with comfortable passenger seats, anti-slip floor covering, illuminated footrests in the entrance doors, handrails, information panel and route indicator. There is also a platform for a wheelchair accessible via a ramp through the back door.
Neman is a state-owned bus manufacturer located in Lida, Belarus.
The company was founded in May 1984 by the Ministry of Radio Industry of the Soviet Union to produce industrial equipment (assembly and testing machinery) for its parent Association Agat. Early nineteens it started producing buses for the Likino Bus Factory (LiAZ), LiAZ-5256. It produced its first bus in 1994, followed by fire trucks and vans. In 1998, the company began to produce its own original Neman buses. Neman became part of MZKT in 2014.
Busworld Russia this year will occupy an area of several thousands of square metres of modern bus technologies in Moscows IEC Crocus Expo. There will be a series of seminars, conferences and discussions on Bus and the City, Bus and Tourism, Safety and maintenance. The Business programme partner is Transport Association Of The Moscow Agglomeration(ТАМА). A series of events are supported by the Moscow Department of transport and road-transport infrastructure development and Russian motor transport union (РАС). On the 24th of October 2018 the first UITP / Busworld Eurasian Bus Seminar will be organized by Busworld Academy and ITEMF Expo in partnership with the Moscow Union of public transport (UITP).