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Training Is The Key

Thomas Built Buses’ Institute offers hands-on training for school bus technicians.

 

Mike Stotler, Thomas Built Buses’ service training manager, said with conviction: “Training is the key.” And Stotler, who is recognized in the industry as a leader in the service training area, knows what he’s talking about. He’s responsible for Thomas…

Scott Pfender (left), director of transportation for Suwannee School District and his fleet manager, Gary Colvin (right), embraced lease-purchase financing and now enjoy 20 new Thomas Built C2 buses in their fleet.

Bill Farrar, Northeast district finance manager for Daimler Truck Financial, sees himself as a partner, collaborating with Thomas Built bus dealers and school districts to help…

Kansas City Kansas Public School District saves time and money with Thomas Built Buses CNG school buses.

The Kansas City Kansas Public School District introduced its fleet of 47 new compressed natural gas (CNG)-powered rear-engine Thomas Built HDX buses to school transportation professionals from around the country at a mid-March event. An audience of about 500 guests rode the buses and toured…

In its 100-year history, Thomas Built Buses has developed a reputation for the quality of its school buses, and at the same time has created a legacy of employee loyalty that spans generations. In an era where most people change jobs five to seven times throughout their working life, it’s apparent that over the past 100 years, Thomas Built Buses not only has built some of the industry’s…

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