IRIZAR AWARDED THE SUPPLY OF 200 BUSES TO CASABLANCA
The Irizar Group started the year with the award of the largest order for buses at its Morocco plant. It will supply 200 buses, Irizar i3le model buses on a Scania K320 UB4X2 LB Euro6 chassis, to Alsa Albaida for urban transport in the city of Casablanca.
The Irizar i3le buses will be customized to meet the operating needs of the city and its passengers and will include the latest safety, comfort and accessibility technology. These are 12 m buses, with capacity for 33 seated passengers. They are fitted with ramps for wheelchairs and places reserved for people with reduced mobility. They will operate in Casablanca. Delivery will be gradually throughout 2020.
The buses will be manufactured at Irizar Maroc, at the company’s Shkirat plant. Irizar Maroc has production capacity of 500 units per year. It currently manufactures the Irizar i6, Irizar i6S and Irizar i3le models and exports buses to Europe, Egypt, Senegal, Libya and Nigeria.