GERMANY Scania Deutschland has delivered the first Scania Touring coach for use on the Meinfernbus.de network to familyrun Gebr Wiedenhoff in Solingen.
AUSTRALIA Deloitte has announced that Custom Coaches, the Australian bodybuilder that Alexander Dennis placed into voluntary administration on May, has been sold to a consortium led by Mark Burgess and Allegro Funds, a Sydney-based private equity fund manager specialising in turnaround investment. The new company operating the business is Custom Bus Australia Pty Ltd.
Family-owned Hessen operator remains loyal to German marque
GERMANY Becker-Reisen GmbH & Co. KG based in Bad Endbach, near Marburg is celebrating a notable milestone with the acquisition of its 100th Setra – a 48-seater S516HD touring coach.
National Express Group-owned subsidiary named as preferred bidder
MALTA Spanish company Autobuses Urbanos de León, a National Express subsidiary through ALSA (Automóviles Luarca, S.A.) has been named as the preferred bidder to run Malta’s public transport system. According to a Maltese government statement issued to the Malta Independent, official negotiations will begin in the coming days.
The £4.3m 26 vehicle fleet features leather seating, free WiFi and route branding
First Aberdeen has unveiled 26 new Wrightbus StreetLite Micro-Hybrid buses, representing a £4.3m investment.
First Hampshire has launched its latest City Red buses as part of the £2.7m investment it is making this year to enhance its Southampton network.
Excursions 2015 is once again extending its programme of free coach transfer services for visitors to the show.
The 20 new vehicles take the PolskiBus fleet size to 93 after just three years
Alexander Dennis Limited (ADL) has launched the Plaxton Elite i into the fleet of PolskiBus.com.
The first of twelve schemes in the £3bn A9 dualling programme has been brought forward and a contract worth around £50m put to the market, Scottish Transport Minister Keith Brown announced today.
Johnsons of Henley-in-Arden helped transport over 1,000 Brownies and Girlguides from over Warwickshire and the West Midlands to Blackwell Adventure in Worcestershire last week for their annual international camp.