NEW THREE-AXLE ADL ENVIRO400XLB DOUBLE DECKER
A brand new three-axle double decker with 100 seats is developed by Alexander Dennis Limited (ADL) in close collaboration with Lothian, municipal bus operator in Edinburgh, and chassis manufacturer Volvo. The new bus will be on the roads in and around Edinburgh from next January onwards.Read article
BUSWORLD RUSSIA 2018 ATTRACTS MORE EXHIBITORS AND VISITORS
Busworld is expanding the bus-business all over the world. The latest Busworld show was organized in the Russian capital Moscow, a second edition of Busworld Russia Powered by Autotrans.
The place to be during three days of bus-business was Crocus Expo where hall 2 was packed with buses and bus components and accessories.
Three days in which 5,050 visitors - a 46% increase versus 2016 - came from all over Russia and abroad the be informed about the latest developments in the world of bus and coach.
With 84 companies from 14 countries on a surface of 9,000 sqm - a 90% increase versus 2016 - the fair was a great success, concluded Busworld president Didier Ramoudt at the last day of the show.
UITP AND BUSWORLD EXTEND STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP
UITP and Busworld have announced a continuation of a strategic partnership that will see the two collaborate for the International Bus Conference in 2019.Read article
NEW MICHELIN X FOR COACHES
Michelin introduces the new MICHELIN X Coach Z: a tire for buses in regional and long-distance transport. This new 295/80 R 22.5 MICHELIN X Coach Z can be mounted on the steering axle as well as the drawbar axle. It has M+S and the 3PMSF markings, to be used in all seasons. This new tire combines two innovative technologies, Regenion and Infinicoil, making it more robust and with a greater mileage potential, according to Michelin. The manufacturer states that compared to the previous generation, it can cover 16% more kilometres.Read article
BIG PLANS FOR BUSWORLD CHINA
The Busworld management has big plans for Busworld China. It is developing a brand new concept for the exhibition projected in Shanghai. It has to become the equivalent of Busworld Europe, be it with a more technological focus. Busworld China will, just like Busworld Europe does, attract both suppliers and buyers from around the world as well as companies looking for technological know-how.Read article