Brembo is continuing to provide support for research into countering COVID-19. The company has made the decision to donate 1 million euros to three centres of excellence in Bergamo, namely the Papa Giovanni XXIII Hospital, the Fondazione per la Ricerca Ospedale di Bergamo (FROM) foundation and the Mario Negri Institute, which are working in the region hardest hit by the pandemic, combining clinical and pharmacological research.
Singaporean private bus operators impacted by Covid-19 will be receiving some support from the government in a $48 billion package announced on 26 March 2020. Heng Swee Keat, Deputy Prime Minister said these operators have been badly affected from the decrease in tourists in the city-state will be granted a one year road tax rebate. The incentive will benefit owners of some 13 500 vehicles.
MANN+HUMMEL Group adapts filtration portfolio at short notice to meet new requirements arising from the COVID-19 pandemic. The German company is a leading filtration specialist with more than 1 000 engineers worldwide. It has implemented global activities to help support an effective contamination control strategy in regards to the spread of the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2.
Pelican Bus & Coach, the UK and Ireland importer and distributor for Yutong Buses and Coaches, has made its first sell with a Yutong E12 bus to McGill’s Buses, the largest privately-owned bus and coach operator in Scotland. The order was placed following a successful trial with a Yutong E12 last year.
Following yesterdays posting, Man Truck & Bus Malaysia shares more useful tips that can be helpful to maintain operational readiness beyond the current restrictions, whenever a vehicle may be parked for some time. While this is highly applicable during this time of Movement Control, these tips are also useful in case you have to park your vehicles for a time in other circumstances.
During the Movement Restriction Order (MRO), some fleets may be forced to stop any movement. Man Truck & Bus Malaysia shares useful tips that can be helpful to maintain operational readiness beyond the current restrictions, whenever a vehicle may be parked for some time. We share a series of these tips here and today we have the first two for you:
Bus alignment should be done on a fully assembled bus and not on the bare bus chassis prior to the bus body being built up on it. This is because the weight of the bus body will affect the wheel alignment parameters. Also because the bus body should be used as the wheel alignment reference as the following explanation will show.
In an exclusive interview with Asian Trucker, Michael Hutt, Group Marketing Manager Kit Loong Commercial Tyre Group tells us more about the ins and outs of the recently held Gyration 2.0: Kinetic Ignition event.
On 17th March 2020, the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) launched the first of the three pilot BTS shuttle bus services, with plans to introduce seven more following the success of the initial three.
One year after Volvo Buses launched their products to the Indonesian bus market, they are taking one step further bringing their premium coach, the Volvo B11R, to Jakarta and inviting people to experience a first-hand Ride and Drive.