New Flyer Ind. Inc. announced Feb. 26 that Nassau Inter-County Express (NICE) operated by Transdev Services in the state of New York, awarded New Flyer a contract for up to 110 heavy-duty 40-foot Xcelsior compressed natural gas (CNG) powered buses.
The buses will be in daily operation on a 40 kilometer, two-hour route starting at Winnipeg Richardson International Airport, making its way through the city center to East Kildonan and returning to the airport.
For the first time in North America, transit bus operators will be able to employ engine stop/start technology to shut off bus engines as passengers board and disembark, reducing air and noise pollution as well as fuel consumption.
Ballard Power Systems has received a purchase order from New Flyer Industries for the delivery of Ballard’s first next-generation FCvelocity-HD7 fuel cell power module to a North American bus manufacturer.
New Flyer Industries Inc. announced March 13 that the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) has exercised options for 89 additional New Flyer 40-foot Xcelsior heavy-duty buses powered by compressed natural gas.
The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA) announced March 11 that the Notice to Proceed has been issued for the purchase of 60 new electric trolley buses from New Flyer Industries, following approval from the San Francisco Board of...
New Flyer Industries Inc. announced Nov. 13 that San Francisco Municipal Transportation Authority (SFMTA) has approved the purchase of an additional 50 heavy-duty 40-foot Xcelsior diesel-electric hybrid buses.
New Flyer Industries Inc. announced Oct. 24 that Regional Transportation District (RTD) in Denver has awarded New Flyer a five year contract to build up to 192 diesel 60-foot Xcelsior heavy-duty transit buses.
Q’Straint’s Q’Pod will be installed in the 550 new New Flyer Xcelsior 40-foot heavy-duty compressed natural gas buses recently ordered by the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro).
Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. announced Aug. 22 that the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) has selected the Allison B400 for 265 new buses with compressed natural gas (CNG) engines.
New Flyer Industries Inc. announced Valley Transportation Authority (VTA), located in Santa Clara, Calif., has awarded New Flyer a contract for 50 (100 equivalent units or "EUs") Xcelsior diesel-electric hybrid 60-foot articulated heavy-duty buses.
New Flyer Industries Inc. announced on June 21 the acquisition of North American Bus Industries, Inc. (NABI) from an affiliate of Cerberus Capital Management, L.P. for cash consideration of approximately $80 million, virtually all for the satisfaction...