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“Transit Matrix” by Xerox is revolutionizing CAD/AVL

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Operating a big city public transit system is a management challenge of staggering proportions. With the large and complex systems necessary to run it, it has generally been a challenge to collect and distribute the necessary data to make effective real-time decisions. That’s changing rapidly with the latest generations of advanced computer-aided dispatch and automatic […]

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Rel-Tek

Rel-Tek is a Pennsylvania firm specializing in the development and application of high performance, industrial hazardous gas detection systems. Some of Rel-Tek’s unique technologies and features include: 1) Longer life sensors with demonstrated 8-10 year average life, eclipsing that of competitors’ sensors 2) Immunity from ethane interference — all too familiar with competitor’s frequent false […]

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Granite Industries

Granite Industries is a manufacturing company located in Archbold, Ohio that specializes in scaffold, staging and seating.  Granite has built its reputation by manufacturing quality products that improve safety and productivity.  The Granite Bus Scaffold System provides secure and stable work platforms for bus maintenance.  The bus scaffold work platforms are designed to provide a […]

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InCord

BayNets sliding net systems add an enhanced level of safety to any vehicle service facility by protecting personnel from injury caused by accidental tripping, slipping or walking into an open pit. The BayNets safety system was developed to fill the need for fall protection and not as a replacement to safety training – the first […]

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Fall Protection Systems

The Fall Protection Systems Safety Gate is a fall protection solution for the mass transit industry where workers inside buses or railcars need protection from falling outside the car. Unguarded edges over 4 feet are an OSHA violation and safety concern.  These gates are lightweight, portable and easy to install in minutes to protect workers.  […]

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Mobility Networks opens new offices in New York and Toronto

Mobility Networks, a world-leader in accessible wheelchair lifts and ramps for buses, coaches and other adapted vehicles, has opened new offices in New York and Toronto to introduce its latest solutions to the North American market. Mobility Networks North American (MNNA) is the latest worldwide branch to be set up by Mobility Networks. The Mobility […]

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CCW has begun deliveries of buses to Foothill Transit for rehab and repaint project

Complete Coach Works (CCW) has begun bus deliveries of rehabilitated articulated buses to Foothill Transit in Los Angeles County. The contract, which includes repowering and repainting 30 artic buses, is expected to be completed this winter. “The 60-foot-long buses are being repowered with cleaner burning engines that will be fuel efficient and require less maintenance,” […]

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Davey Coach becomes official Ameritrans parts supplier under new agreement with ABC Companies

Davey Coach, the leading North American mid-size bus and shuttle dealer, has signed an agreement with ABC Companies to become the official Ameritrans Parts Supplier in North America. Under the terms of the agreement, Davey Coach has acquired all existing Ameritrans parts inventory from ABC and has procured supplier relationships that support the Ameritrans parts […]

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DDS Wireless International names Scott Hardy as new president of StrataGen Systems division

DDS Wireless International Inc. is pleased to announce the arrival of Scott Hardy who joined the company as President of its StrataGen Systems division in April 2016. Hardy brings more than 30 years of information technology, business strategy, leadership, and executive management experience to the company.  Over the span of his career, he has worked […]

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Indian Trails veterans honored for safely going the distance

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Presented by Prevost, the BUSRide Safe Driver Hall of Fame recognizes three more million-mile veteran drivers for Indian Trails, Inc., Owosso, MI. This family-owned motorcoach operator has honored its million-mile safe drivers for 27 years. All have gone the distance without an avoidable accident. Ernest Nieman drove coaches part time for 10 years while running […]

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