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Advanced commercial vehicle safety systems on show

WABCO is attending the Automotive Engineering Exposition in Yokohama with its range of advanced safety systems for commercial vehicles. Taking place between 25th and 27th May, the Automotive Engineering Exposition 2016 will be held this year in the Japanese city …

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Hybrid buses fight pollution in Madrid

The city of Madrid will take delivery of 51 hybridised buses from Scania for cleaner public transport operations in the city. Scandinavian vehicle manufacturer Scania has taken an order to deliver over 50 hybrid Citywide buses to the Spanish city …

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Engine test cell laboratory set up in Brazil

Scania is expanding its capacity for engine development, testing and certification with the opening of a new facility in Brazil. Scania has set up a 10 million Euro Technology Centre in São Bernardo do Campo in Brazil with engine test …

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Rugged camera range for mounting on vehicles

Security, blind spot elimination and evidence can be achieved with a new range of vehicle surveillance cameras released by Panasonic. Panasonic has launched two new IP surveillance cameras for use on trains, buses and goods vehicles to provide load and …

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Collision avoidance system for Frankfurt trams

Trams in Frankfurt have received approval for an electronic driver assist system that automatically applies the brakes to prevent an imminent collision. Drawing on its extensive expertise in providing Advanced Driver Assist Systems (ADAS) for the automotive industry, Bosch is …

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Partnership on rear vision systems for buses

Synovia and Safety Vision are cooperating on an integration between bus fleet management system and pedestrian avoidance reversing cameras. Safety Vision and public transport fleet management specialist, Synovia Solutions have formed a partnership to create user-friendly and intuitive compatibility between …

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Bus tyre designed to combat slush build-up

Nokian has received an industry press award for its heavy duty tyre with special features for city buses to help prevent the build-up of slush and snow. The new “Nokian Hakka Truck Drive” all-season tyre for buses by Nokian Heavy …

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Gothenburg showcases innovative electric buses

Volvo recognises employees involved in development of Gothenburg electric bus power trains with innovative charging and energy management systems. Volvo has presented its 2016 Volvo Technology Award to a group of employees responsible for electric power trains on buses. Led …

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US smart city to get collision avoidance technology for buses

The US transport authority is providing Mobileye technology for collision prevention to be fitted to public transport for the winner of the Smart City challenge. Launched last month, the “Smart City” challenge is open to US cities submitting details of …

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Hybrid security surveillance for Californian buses

Bakersfield bus company takes hybrid analogue and IP surveillance cameras plus on-board recording systems for improved transport security. Safety Vision has recently fulfilled a large contract to install on-board video surveillance systems for the Golden Empire Transit District (GETD) in …

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