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BYD and ADL to supply Go-Ahead London electric bus fleet
By ABR Staff Writer
Electric buses manufacturer BYD and coach builder Alexander Dennis (ADL) have geared up to introduce a zero-emission single-deck bus fleet under a £19m deal in London, UK, claimed to be the largest in Europe upon execution.
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Hino Trucks expands preventive care program
By ABR Staff Writer
Hino Trucks preventive service care program, HinoCare, is now available on its conventional model lineup.
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Blue Bird unveils new gasoline-powered Type C school bus
By ABR Staff Writer
Designer and manufacturer of school buses Blue Bird has launched gasoline-powered Type C Vision school bus, powered by Ford 6.8L V10 engine, at School Transportation News (STN) Expo Conference and Trade Show in Reno, in the US.
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FCA braces for billions of dollars unrepaired vehicles buyback
By ABR Staff Writer
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) may have to cough up billions of dollars to buy back trucks hit by snags under a settlement pact with National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).
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Daimler to start testing self-driving trucks in Germany
By ABR Staff Writer
Automaker Daimler is planning to test self-driving trucks as early as this year beginning in its home state Baden-Wuerttemberg in Germany, according to a top company official.
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Daimler Buses posts important large orders in Latin America
By ABR Staff Writer
Daimler Buses received large orders for urban buses of the brand with the star in the metropolises of Latin America, such as in Brazil's third-largest city, Salvador da Bahia, which ordered 180 bus chassis units from the Daimler subsidiary Mercedes-Benz do Brasil as part of the renewal of its urban fleet.
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Two Mercedes-Benz Econic trucks handed over to Wisag Aviation Service
By ABR Staff Writer
Two Mercedes-Benz Econic 2630 trucks have been handed over to Wisag Aviation Service in Frankfurt, a company specialising in airport services.
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Tenneco to shut down Marzocchi business
By ABR Staff Writer
Tenneco, a US-based clean air, ride performance and replacement parts supplier firm, intends to wind up its Marzocchi motor bike fork suspension and mountain bicycle operations, liquidating its business under the brand that could lay off 138 staff.
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Proterra zero-emission buses to run in Californian Central Valley cities
By ABR Staff Writer
Zero-emission battery-electric buses firm Proterra has bagged the order for Proterra Catalyst buses from the twin Californian Central Valley cities - Stockton and Porterville - in the US, funded by San Joaquin Valley Unified Air Pollution Control District.
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Scania bus undergoes homologation test for pilot in India
By ABR Staff Writer
Swedish automobile major Scania has taken its bus to Central Institute of Road Transport (CIRT) in India for homologation test as the last lap towards the pilot launch of the first-ever ethanol-run buses in Nagpur, Maharashtra.
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Chevrolet redesigns Silverado 1500 pickup
By ABR Staff Writer
Chevrolet, an arm of US automotive major General Motors, has redesigned its 2016 Silverado 1500 full-size pickup, upgrading the Chevy truck with eight-speed automatic transmissions.
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Deccan Auto comes up with bus unit in India
By ABR Staff Writer
Deccan Auto has set up its first integrated bus manufacturing unit in Hyderabad, India, entailing an investment of $39m.
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Data on Blue Bird school buses confirm cost efficiencies
By ABR Staff Writer
School districts across the nation are analyzing how they purchase, service and fuel their bus fleets to make the best economic decisions for their communities.
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BMW and Scherm roll out electric trucks in Germany
By ABR Staff Writer
German automotive major BMW Group, which had joined forces with Scherm group, has pressed 100% electric trucks into service in Munich, Germany.
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China Yuchai wins bus engine export orders
By ABR Staff Writer
China Yuchai International, has announced that its main operating subsidiary, Guangxi Yuchai Machinery Company, has won a competitive bid for nearly 1,300 engines for school buses to be exported to Saudi Arabia.
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Helvoet Rubber & Plastic Technologies, established in 1939, is internationally active in custom-made development and manufacturing of rubber and plastic components and assemblies. ... Design & Production > Automobile Manufacturing > Suppliers
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EFD Induction – Induction Heating Equipment, Systems and Services
EFD Induction is one of the world's largest and best known developers and builders of induction heating solutions for the global automotive industry. Particularly strong in the area of induction hardening of auto components, EFD Induction also has a proven track record in devising bonding, brazing and pre- and post-heat systems for automotive customers.... Design & Production > Automobile Manufacturing > Suppliers
Trocellen – Cross-Linked Polyolefin Foams for Most Diversified Industries
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Side Impact Analysis of a Passenger Bus using ANSYS/LS-DYNA By IDAC
The purpose of this project was to simulate the side impact of a car into a bus, in order to evaluate the amount of energy absorption by the bus, as well as the amount of side intrusion that could be anticipated. This has an effect on the level of occupant safety. The analysis required the use of ANSYS/LS-DYNA.... Design & Production > Automobile Manufacturing > White Papers Automated Optimisation of Connecting Rod By IDAC
IDAC were required by their client to develop automated macros to carry out design optimisation of connecting rods using the ANSYS program. Due to market competitiveness it was important for the client to be able to produce an optimised preliminary design (with a minimum weight in as short a time as possible). The objective of the work was to develop a customised procedure for the client to carry out rapid optimisation of preliminary connecting rod designs.... Design & Production > Automobile Manufacturing > White Papers Trocellen Lightweight Interior Trim By Trocellen
The Trocellen lightweight sandwich for interior trim offers a wide range of new application possibilities. Its thermforming behaviours allows complex geometries, the décor layer can be laminated without additional glue onto the carrier (PO foam).... Design & Production > Automobile Manufacturing > White Papers Trocellen Light Weight Composites By Trocellen
New, innovative light weight solutions are essential to react to the increasing pressure of the automotive industry to reduce CO2 emissions. This white paper details the range of foam composites on offer from Trocellen.... Design & Production > Automobile Manufacturing > White Papers Trocellen Door water shield By Trocellen
Door water shields made of Trocellen Polyolefin foam are used in classic door structures as wet and dry boundary sealing. Download the white paper to read about the characteristics and advantages.... Design & Production > Automobile Manufacturing > White Papers See more
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