COLUMBUS, Ohio – Thomas Built Buses joined the race to zero emissions on Saturday with the unveiling of a new all-electric school bus at a joint National Association for Pupil Transportation Summit and National Association of State Directors of Pupil Transportation Services Annual Conference session.
Nick Awabdy sets the sky as the limit for school bus safety, but for now he said lap-shoulder belts provide students the most protection.
The Lion Electric Company said it is partnering with Power Energy as the school bus manufacturer eyes the launch of a new zero-emissions electric minibus next year.
John Willard Thomas, a grandson of Thomas Built Buses founder Perley A. Thomas and a former lead engineer, president, CEO and chairman for the school bus manufacturer, passed away Oct. 26 after a short illness. He was thought to be 90.
Electric drivetrain provider ADOMANI, Inc. and manufacturer Blue Bird announced a three-year supply agreement for zero-emissions, Type-C conventional and Type-D, transit-style school buses.
Cummins acquired the assets mobile battery pack designer Brammo, Inc. as it moves forward in development of electric powertrains.
LISLE, Ill. — Navistar International Corporation (NYSE: NAV) today announced that it is launching the refinancing of Navistar, Inc.'s existing approximately $1.0 billion senior secured term loan which is due to mature in August 2020 with a new $1.6 billion senior secured term loan which is due to mature in November 2024.