Smart investments by parent company Hosken Consolidated Investments (HCI) have ensured iconic public transport specialist Golden Arrow Bus Services has remained firmly on the profit high road despite some difficult trading conditions.
The City of Cape Town has awarded the tender for the procurement of battery-powered electric buses and ancillary equipment for the MyCiTi service to BYD SA Company. Apart from lowering our carbon emissions, local residents will also benefit from this contract through job opportunities as the buses will be assembled locally and the bus bodies will in part be manufactured locally.
Century City’s inclusion in the city’s Rapid Bus Transit system will get a further major boost with the opening of a new direct MyCiti route from Dunoon to Century City via Omuramba station and the opening of six new stations, including one in the burgeoning Century City precinct, from Saturday 1 August 2015.
“EFFICIENCY on the Road“ – this is the motto under which Voith presented efficient and innovative solutions for buses and coaches at Busworld 2013 in Kortrijk, Belgium, held from 18 to 23 October 2013. In focus were the DIWA Efficiency Package, Voith Air Compressors as well as the Secondary Water Retarder.