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Busworld Russia's sales already up to speed
The second edition of Busworld Russia powered by Autotrans will take place from 25 to 27 October 2017 in the IEC Crocus Expo in Moscow. After a positive first edition in 2016, this second edition is having a good start.Read article
AUTONOMOUS TECHNOLOGY BROUGHT TO BUS BY EASYMILE
She has partnered with Iveco, Sector, Transpolis, Isae-supaero, Ifsttar, Inria, and Michelin to integrate autonomous technology into a full-size 12-meter bus. The project has been funded by French government through a Fonds Unique Interministériel program as well as certified and supported by Cara, Aerospace Valley and Nouvelle France Industrielle.Read article
WEBASTO HIGH-VOLTAGE HEATER AWARDED
During the recent Busworld Europe 2017 trade fair in Kortrijk, Belgium, Webasto received the “Innovation Label Award” for its high-voltage heater HVH 100. An international jury of safety, emission and transport experts conferred the award to the innovative Webasto heater.Read article
WARSAW GETS ITS FIRST ELECTRIC ARTICULATED SOLARIS BUSES
The Municipal Bus Company in Warsaw has just leased an 18-metre-long electric bus – the new Solaris Urbino 18 electric. It is the first vehicle of that kind in the capital and one of the first electric articulated buses in Europe.Read article
EURABUS SELECTS BMZ BATTERIES
The German BMZ Group has signed a 150 million euro agreement with Eurabus GmbH to deliver battery systems for their E-buses.
The framework agreement governs a long-term collaboration to create system solutions for E-buses, and covers over 1’000 battery systems for buses scheduled to be delivered over the next 2-3 years.