It’s recommended that transportation directors check in with the dealer ahead of time on existing specs that already match their criteria. Dealers can also help word specs so they don’t conflict with federal or state requirements. Shown here is dealer Carolina Thomas Buses. 
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Streamlining Spec’ing to Get the Best Bus Fit

Gathering a team of staff members and coming up with a list of must-have items, as well as staying familiar with FMVSS and state regulations, can help save time and effort when working with the dealer to build the optimal bus for your operation.

Thomas Built Buses' Saf-T-Liner C2 plant expansion resulted in the hiring of more than 150 new employees, investments in new technologies and streamlined manufacturing processes. 
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Thomas Built completes $12M plant expansion

New equipment and infrastructure and an increased workforce are designed to boost production capabilities of the Saf-T-Liner C2 facility by more than 25%, company officials say.

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Thomas Built Buses names VP of operations

In his new role with the school bus OEM, Chris Russell will oversee two bus body plants, a chassis plant, a component fabrication plant and related logistics operations.

The Freightliner Inspiration Truck was unveiled in Las Vegas on Wednesday. It is designed to maintain legal speed, stay in the selected lane and keep a safe braking distance from other vehicles.
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Freightliner unveils autonomous truck

The Freightliner Inspiration Truck is designed to maintain legal speed, stay in the selected lane, keep a safe braking distance from other vehicles, and slow or stop based on traffic and road conditions.

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