11/06/2018

 


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  ABC Companies Spotlights New Northern CA Service & Retail Parts Center


 

 

ABC Companies' recently opened Service and Parts Center located at 7980 Enterprise Drive, Newark, CA hosted over 100 guests, including local and national tour, charter and shuttle operators at its recent open house event. Attendees savored local fare and enjoyed refreshments, while ABC representatives provided guided tours of the new facility along with presentations from on-staff experts and industry vendors.

   

ABC Companies' recently opened Service and Parts Center located at 7980 Enterprise Drive, Newark, CA hosted over 100 guests, including local and national tour, charter and shuttle operators at its recent open house event. Attendees savored local fare and enjoyed refreshments, while ABC representatives provided guided tours of the new facility along with presentations from on-staff experts and industry vendors. Visitors were also eligible to win a number of great prizes throughout the day. A recognized leader in the sales, service and support of coach and passenger transportation solutions, ABC Companies continues to expand its footprint within the high-growth NorCal region with its new one-stop destination for robust fleet services designed to cover every aspect of equipment care and maintenance for large and small operators.

Located in the heart of the Alameda County's Tri-Cities area, the new facility is well situated to serve a broad range of customers and to continue to attract new operators to the business. "This state-of-the-art facility significantly increases our capacity to...........   VISIT ABC >

 
  MCI begins delivery of 182 Commuter Coaches to NJ TRANSIT

From Metro:

Motor Coach Industries (MCI), a U.S. subsidiary of NFI Group Inc., began delivering Commuter Coaches to NJ TRANSIT in year three of a six-year contract with one of the nation's largest public transit agencies.

The MCI Commuter Coaches are powered by clean diesel, which reduces exhaust emissions as required by the latest Clean Air Act amendments. They also feature a 57-seat configuration that is seatbelt-equipped and ADA-compliant.


Motor Coach Industries (MCI), a U.S. subsidiary of NFI Group Inc., began delivering Commuter Coaches to NJ TRANSIT in year three of a six-year contract with one of the nation's largest public transit agencies.

In July 2015, MCI and NJ TRANSIT signed a public transit contract for 772 new commuter coaches, followed by board authorization increases on options for a total potential quantity of 1,222 coaches over six years. MCI completed 374 deliveries to NJ TRANSIT between...........  READ MORE >

 
 
 
  Driver Safely Evacuates Students From School Bus Fire
 

From School Bus Fleet News:

MADISON TOWNSHIP, Ohio - A school bus driver here evacuated students from their bus just before it caught fire on Tuesday, fire officials said.

At about 3:00 p.m., the Madison Township Fire Department received an alert of a bus fire near Middletown Germantown Road, according to the Madison Township Fire Department's Facebook page. The bus driver was able to pull the bus over to a safe location and properly evacuate students from the bus. No one was hurt during the incident.

Madison Local Schools said in a Facebook post that they were thankful for the quick response of the driver and the fire department, and that all of the students remained calm and followed protocol during the incident.


At about 3:00 p.m., the Madison Township Fire Department received an alert of a bus fire near Middletown Germantown Road, according to the Madison Township Fire Department's Facebook page. The bus driver was able to pull the bus over to a safe location and properly evacuate students from the bus. No one was hurt during the incident.

The district also noted that they are working with Petermann Transportation, the transportation company the district contracts their buses with, to determine the cause of the fire, and that they will continue to review safety policies and conduct routine checks on their buses... READ MORE >

 



 

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