BUSWORLD NEWS: ABB TO UNVEIL AUTOMATED PANTOGRAPH FOR E-BUS
Hall 9, booth 940
Busworld Europe is coming up and there ABB will present its new Panto Up. This new automated panto charging device has been designed to provide a flexible, efficient and fully automated charging solution for larger fleets of electric buses, where limited depot space has driven the decision to select buses with a roof mounted pantograph.
AKASOL'S AKM CYC BATTERY SYSTEM WITH 600 TO 1,000 KWH
At the Battery Show North America 2019 (15 to 17 September), German manufacturer Akasol presents new battery solutions. Among it Akasol's new high-energy battery AKASystem AKM CYC which has entered serial development for the battery module and system and should outperform current solid-state battery solutions in terms of price competitiveness and availability.Read article
BUSWORLD AND THE NEWS FROM DUTCH BASED TRIBUS
Hall 9, booth 905
The Dutch company Tribus will present at Busworld 2019 several new products. Along them the electric city bus Movitas, as well as a low floor Civitas Economy based on a VW Crafter and the TrilfexAIR 2.0 flooring system.
HAMBURG ISSUEING TENDERS FOR 530 ZERO-EMISSION BUSES
The Hamburger Hochbahn in Germany plans to purchase up to 530 zero-emission buses in the period from 2021 to 2025. to achieve this it has issued tenders for a corresponding framework agreement. It starts in 2021 and 2022 as the public transport operator will be purchasing significantly more than 100 electric buses. This includes 50 electric articulated buses with a length of 18 meters. By the end of 2022, the complete electric bus fleet will comprise more than 160 vehicles.Read article
Get on Board for the Biggest Bus Event in the World!
The International Bus Conference takes place during Busworld Europe from 21-23 October in Brussels, Belgium. It's the ideal place to learn about the major trends and developments in the bus and trolleybus sector.Read article