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With so much talk about alternate fuels today, diesel has become a dirty word – literally. Districts running a diesel fleet are starting to feel the pressure to switch to something cleaner and greener, if only just to keep up with the buzz of the industry. But the truth is that diesel is comparable or even cleaner than other fuel types based on EPA regulated emissions. And districts runni...

No seat and No Slide ‘N’ Click

Seat and pockets Seat and Slide ‘N’ Click

The revolutionary Saf-T-Anchor Removable Seat (S.T.A.R.S.) mounting system for special-needs buses is the answer for fleet managers who struggle with seat reconfigurations. This proprietary seating system, unique to Thomas Built Bu...

Thomas Built Buses – Part of a Robust Network of Innovation

 

“The whole is greater than the sum of its parts.” – Aristotle

 

I am reminded of this quote as I look at the immense success of Thomas Built Buses over the past few years. As a market leader, Thomas Built Buses is not only the number one school bus manufacturer in the in...

Did you know a school bus can be spec’d in thousands of different ways? There are literally hundreds of different features that will influence the safety, performance and efficiency of a new school bus. And even the most innocuous of specs can have major impacts in your fleet. For example, if you live in a colder climate, spec’ing a heated driver seat will decrease your idle time during bus war...

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