Tyler Drive is designed to provide turn-by-turn directions and manage student ridership, employee timekeeping, and mandated pre- and post-trip vehicle inspections in real time.
SmartEfficiency focuses on improved uptime, reliability, and fuel economy, according to Cummins. The supplier's 2017 school bus engine lineup offers diesel and natural gas options.
The district’s transportation department and its union’s “Love Your Heart” initiative will encourage employees to develop healthy habits such as daily exercise.
The Vision Gen 4 Propane bus incorporates changes that enhance serviceability and reliability, according to the OEM.
Next year’s SBX will bring school bus operators and suppliers to Scottsdale for roundtable discussions, one-on-one meetings, and other networking activities.
Do you know an exemplary school transportation director who deserves recognition for his or her efforts? We’re getting ready to select a recipient for our Administrator of the Year award, and we’re accepting nominations.
In an interview with SBF, IC Bus exec Trish Reed discusses the new gasoline option, which is expected to provide easier maintenance and quieter operation compared to a diesel.
The new nine-liter diesel engine option will be available for the rear-engine Type D bus in 2017.
At NSTA’s annual meeting, contractors discuss the potential benefits of new safety technologies — and the potential threat of Uber and other ride-sharing apps.
A ridership drop during the Fourth of July holiday for a summer program has one student dropped off at her stop 20 minutes early and another dropped off at the wrong stop. Springfield (Mo.) Public Schools instructs drivers to maintain stop times and set routing system safeguards.
The Georgia district hires Oliver Baird, who has managed large fleets for Tug Technologies and Coca-Cola.
At Sunrise Transportation and other companies throughout his career, Hach has focused on taking care of his people, who in turn take care of the students on their buses.
In the heavily regulated school transportation industry, it often feels like the governmental agencies have all the power. However, the legislative and judicial branches of government provide options for checks and balances.
Take a look at these fun and fascinating photos from the Snapshots department in recent issues of School Bus Fleet.
Starting on Aug. 13, the Wayne County (Ind.) Historical Museum’s exhibit will feature memorabilia from Wayne Works.