PLANT

New Flyer wins Transdev NC deal worth 47 Xcelsiors

Clean diesels to provide student transportation for North Carolina State University.

November 30, 2016   by PLANT STAFF

New Flyer's Xcelsior XD40 transit bus. Photo: New Flyer

New Flyer’s Xcelsior XD40 transit bus.
Photo: New Flyer

WINNIPEG — Transdev, a private operator for public transit authorities, has awarded New Flyer of America Inc. a contract for up to 47 heavy-duty, 40-foot Xcelsior clean diesel buses.

The contract going to the US subsidiary of New Flyer Industries Inc. in Winnipeg includes a firm order for 40 XD40s with an option for an additional seven buses.

Transdev, based in Lombard, Ill., will operate the buses that will provide student transportation for North Carolina State University in Raleigh, NC.

Some of the buses will replace the aging fleet and begin service in August.

No financial details were released.


Print this page

Related Stories

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*