Thursday, August 16, 2018

Reduce Costs by Choosing Clean-Diesel Over Alternative Fuels

It’s an ongoing debate: which fuel type provides the lowest total cost of ownership (TCO) to school bus fleets. Opinions abound on all sides...

GPS Technology Targets School Bus Speeding

MAGTEC, a fleet management and tracking firm, conducted a recent pilot test in Canada that showed the power of GPS over other solutions (cameras,...
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Preliminary Report Inconclusive on Iowa School Bus Fire

The National Transportation Safety Board said investigators still do not know why a 74-year-old school bus driver and a 16-year-old student in Iowa were...

Shall You, Should You, May You, Have Maintenance Policy & Procedures?

Shall, Should and May are three words whose meaning was debated on by the National Congress on School Transportation. I refer...

New School Bus Garages & Good Bosses

Sometimes what student transportation operations need for sucess is a totally new bus garage. Other times, increased efficiency is a result of individuals rather...

Wiring to Blame in North Carolina School Bus Fires

Checks on all North Carolina school buses are recommended, as an investigation concludes that engine wiring was the cause in two school bus fires...

Make the Repairs Fit the Numbers

School bus fleet maintenance managers face challenges in trying to control costs that continue to rise sometimes as much as four times a year....

‘Continuous Recess’ Technology for In-ground Heavy-Duty Piston Lift Showcased in New Stertil-Koni Video

STEVENSVILLE, MD. — To dramatically present the safety and performance delivered by an industry first in inground piston lifts in North America—a technology known...
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Fire Destroys Most of Oklahoma District’s School Buses

Surrounding districts are stepping up to help after a fire broke out at the Wyandotte Public Schools bus barn in northeastern Oklahoma and destroyed...

LiquidSpring to Exhibit at 2 Events on CLASS Suspension Systems for Buses

LiquidSpring™ LLC is exhibiting at two events in March 2018, where it will be highlighting and discussing its CLASS® suspension systems for buses. These provide a...
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Thomas Built Buses to Fix Power Cable Corrosion

Thomas Built Buses filed a recall notice for 3,300 Saf-T-Liner C2 school buses manufactured with pass-through power cable connection that are prone to electrical...
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