Fleet management software that offers comprehensive diagnostic and repair data, heavy-duty vehicle support stands, and an alternator that can increase service life are just some of the latest products designed to boost shop performance and productivity.
A growing demand for propane buses in recent years has sparked an influx of training programs for maintenance technicians. Here, industry experts share top tips and best practices for maintaining propane school buses.
Clark County School District has found new ways to optimize its maintenance program. The shop team is seeing success with laptops and mobile Wi-Fi, a dedicated white fleet service center, and a new DEF filling system, among other initiatives.
The L28 from LoadHandler Power Products is designed to meet the performance needs for school buses and many other heavy duty applications.
Registration is open for the supplier’s Air Brake Training course and its new Advanced Technology Training course.
The state Department of Education confirms that all 1995 and 1996 models, which accounted for a majority of the state’s thermal events, have been scrapped and replaced.
The WDA-500 high-lift wheel dolly is designed to enhance safety and performance in heavy-duty vehicle maintenance facilities.
The TechForce Foundation’s update concludes the shortage is growing more severe, despite industry efforts and a slight uptick in new post-secondary degrees and certificates for future diesel technicians.
Feature articles that drew the most traffic on the School Bus Fleet website in 2018 included tips on school bus safety, electric school buses, and student behavior management.
Stertil-Koni's WDA-500 is used for installing and removing the wheels on raised school buses and other heavy-duty vehicles.
OnCommand Connection electronic Driver Vehicle Inspection Report (eDVIR) is designed to digitally capture and share pre- and post-trip and child check inspections.
The Islander Prime, a fuel management system for commercial fueling, is an all-in-one standalone pedestal enabling forecourt automation that offers flexible fueling authorization capabilities.
Technicians from Florida, West Virginia, and Arizona win top honors in the recent 12th Annual Navistar Technican Rodeo.