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The theme of this year’s NAPT conference and tradeshow is Discover New Ideas. And there are new ideas aplenty in this year’s Thomas Built Buses’ booth. As leaders in new technology and innovative manufacturing techniques, we are excited to bring the latest innovations in the transportation industry to this year’s NAPT.  As part of the Daimler AG and Daimler Trucks North America family,...

What is a tax-exempt installment purchase and does it apply to my district?  Here are a few tips to help you navigate this unique financing option and decide if it is right for your fleet.

What is a Tax-Exempt Contract?1

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Detroit Diesel Engines Lead in Innovation

Detroit, formerly known as Detroit Diesel, is a pioneer in the diesel engine market.  Since 1938, Detroit has developed and built more than five million engines, with more than one million still in operation worldwide.

Harnessing new energy sources and emerging technologies, Detroit has set new standards for green technolo...

On average, districts spend about $4,000 per bus on annual maintenance costs. And the older the bus, the more maintenance is required. But through Thomas Built’s vast service network as part of Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA), Thomas Built Buses is able to decrease your total cost of ownership through enhanced service locations and by leveraging the benefits of the DTNA service network to e...

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