The Wichita City Council is expected to sign a contract with the Hayward, Calif.-based Gillig Corp. for at least 10 and as many as 60 new buses in the next five years to replace aging coaches in the transit fleet.
When Michael Hennessy took part in the first committee to form the American Public Transportation Association’s International Bus Roadeo in 1987, the event created looked a lot different than it is today. In fact, it wasn’t even a contest the first...
BAE Systems’ HybriDrive series hybrid electric propulsion system is operating in more cities and available from more bus manufacturers than ever before with more than 3,500 delivered or ordered worldwide.
Metrolink Opens New Transit Center in downtown Rock Island
Rock Island County Metropolitan Mass Transit (Metrolink) opened a new $2.1 million transit station Jan. 13 in downtown Rock Island, Ill.
The station replaces the current on-street transfer...
AC Transit Gets new Buses
The transbay bus commute to San Francisco has now become smoother and more luxurious with the purchase of 54 state-of-the-art commuter-style coaches.
The dark green Gillig buses are the third in a series of locally-built...
The Ventura County Transportation Commission (VCTC) has ushered in a new era for local transit. In a demonstration sponsored by Camarillo-based Roadrunner Shuttle, Ventura County’s first all-electric bus operated without a hitch.
The Board of Trustees of the Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (RTA) has approved the purchase of 60 new CNG-powered buses, along with related training, special tools and spare parts from Gillig LLC, for $28,951,898
The transbay bus commute to San Francisco has now become smoother and more luxurious with the purchase of 54 state-of-the- art commuter-style coaches — the first 16 of which will begin service Nov. 8 with free Wi-Fi and comfy high-back seats.
Nearly 100 community stakeholders attended an event celebrating the opening of the Central Ohio Transit Authority (COTA) McKinley Avenue Facility’s compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling station on May 16.