Automotive supplier and tire manufacturer Continental unveils ContiConnect, which uses the Internet of Things to help enhance tire maintenance.
Mechanics at Frederick County (Md.) Public Schools add a School Bus Courtesy Check list for buses coming to the shop to proactively check for and advise drivers of additional issues.
Zonar’s Ground Traffic Control now includes ContiPressureCheck, a system designed to measure tire pressure and send alerts in real time.
The new TireVigil Cloud Service offers fleets continuous visibility of their vehicles and tires and the ability to prioritize and schedule service.
The $110 million contract will see Bridgestone supplying tires to more than 60,000 of FirstGroup’s buses and coaches in the U.S., Canada, and the U.K.
The Roadmaster RM234 EM is a premium regional all-position tire made for high-scrub applications.
The tire supplier’s #KeepThanksMoving conversation invites people to share their thanks and nominate a bus driver via social media.
BusWise for the C2 school bus will integrate Zonar’s tracking and operations solutions to provide real-time info. Features include Mobileye collision warning and a 360-degree camera system.
Under a five-year supply agreement, Continental will be the standard tire offering on Navistar's IC Bus and International vehicles.
The PressurePro PULSE display provides real-time monitoring, two low-pressure alerts, a high-pressure alert and high-temperature alert, as well as an easy to read screen, according to the company.
Four high schoolers in Ohio allegedly removed the tire valve stems on a school district’s entire bus fleet. Written on the asphalt: “You have been pranked by seniors 2015.”
The On Board Tire Inflation System is designed to maintain tire pressure through a control unit and network of air lines, resulting in significant fuel savings, safer driving conditions, and reduced tire maintenance time and costs.
Early warning systems for wear-and-tear, and features that extend tire life and improvedrivability in difficult weather conditions, help school bus operators navigate tough roads and handle frequent starts and stops safely and efficiently.