CHANGES IN BUS MANAGEMENT AT MAN TRUCK & BUS
Since the beginning of this year, Rudi Kuchta (52) has been appointed the Speaker Business Area Bus and Münür Yavuz the Head of Bus Production at MAN Truck & Bus AG. Kuchta takes on this role in addition to his position as Head of Product & Sales Bus. Similarly, Münür Yavuz (53) has also held a new position as Head of Production Bus since the beginning of the year – this in addition to his role as CEO of MAN Türkiye A.Ş.Read article
BELGIUM WINNER DAIMLER BUSTECH CHALLENGE 2019
From 730 participants finally Belgium mechanic Joris Keymeulen was simply the best. The 51 year-old from Belgium took the top step on the podium at the 2019 “BusTech Challenge”. The fifth edition of this competition between the authorised Omniplus Service Points in Europe.Read article
BYD 20 YEARS IN EUROPE
Twenty years ago BYD, Build Your Dreams, set food on European shores with an office in Rotterdam in the Netherlands. It started with selling batteries, its core business, but now in 2019 BYD says it is market leader in electric buses in Europe with over 650 ebuses sold. Worldwide it delivered recent its 50.000th electric bus.Read article
The International Bus Conference at Busworld Europe 2019, an unmissable event
After the big success of the Conference in 2017 in Kortrijk, Busworld and UITP have joined forces once again to organise an unmissable bus event. At the International Bus Conference, participants will explore the major trends and developments in the bus sector from an international perspective. They will come away with fresh and innovative ideas, best practices, case studies and advice for implementation.
With a pass to attend the Conference, visitors of the Busworld exhibition can combine their visit of the biggest bus and coach exhibition in the world with getting an update about the latest developments in the bus industry. Passes go on sale from Spring 2019, the call for papers is open until 28 Febuary 2019.
NEW MERCEDES-BENZ SPRINTER MINIBUSES PRESENTED
The new generation of Sprinter buses was welcomed at the IAA in Hannover. Just recently Mercedes-Benz introduced the new series to the international press. It now starts with the production of the Sprinter Transfer 23 and 35, the Sprinter Mobility 23 and the Sprinter City 75. Other models and the Sprinter Travel will follow later this year.Read article