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UITP – Discover our bus related programme

  Discover our bus related programmePublic Transport by bus is the backbone of urban mobility but what are the technical, operational and financial challenges to bring bus solutions into the 21st Century?This question is crucial and yet it is difficult to give a straight answer without analysing the problematic through different perspectives.That is why we have …

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BUS FIRES: Best Practices for Reducing the Risk

BUS FIRES: Best Practices for Reducing the Risk   JOEY PEOPLES +1 919 608 3878 FREDRIK ROSÉN +46 10 516 56 86   Bus transportation is regarded as one of the safest modes of public transportation. Millions of passengers ride safely every day to and from work, school and for pleasure. The manufacturers and …

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Milan – World Congress & Exhibition 2015 Worldwide congress & exhibition   Milan – World Congress & Exhibition 2015 Local Host Supporting Organisations Sponsors Media Partners CONNECT TO FOLLOW US SHARE WITH A FRIEND guest editor recommends… Book your hotel now! DOWNLOAD THE PRICE LIST BOOK YOUR ROOM ONLINE!MORE UITP EVENTS UITP’S Biennial Exhibition: The …

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UITP 2015: bozankaya® presents its pioneering approach to electric mobility

The innovative bozankaya® drive and charging technology initiates a new dimension of electric mobility in public transportation. On this basis, the battery-electric bus Sileo sets standards in the field of alternative drive systems. At the UITP World Congress & Exhibition in Milan (June 8-10, 2015), bozankaya® bus and rail systems offers an insight into its …

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IRU and Volvo join forces to launch a children’s road safety initiative

  As part of IRU’s dedication to road safety and its work on the UN Decade of Action for Road Safety, the IRU has joined forces with Volvo to improve children’s awareness towards road safety and instil life-saving habits early on. The “Give Us A Hand” initiative will teach children to STOP at pedestrian crossings, …

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Amsterdam Public transport will be completely emission-free within 10 years

  All Amsterdam buses will have to be completely emission-free in 2025, the municipality of the city and the local public transport operator GVB have decided. The current fleet of diesel buses will fully replaced by electric and fuel cell vehicles. The ferries used for crossing the IJ, the main waterway in the city, will …

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