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January 17, 2017
Ottawa public transit bus catches fire with people on board

While driving the route, the bus driver noticed the bus was "sluggish."



Autonomous vehicles: threat or opportunity for urban mobility?

AVs will lead to a dystopian future of even more private car traffic on the road unless they are put to use in shared fleets and integrated with traditional public transport services.



CFO Graham appointed president of rail supplier Brookville

Upon joining the company in October 2015, Graham brought with him two decades of financial leadership from a variety of industries, including manufacturing, distribution, and healthcare.



King County Metro to buy 73 electric battery buses from Proterra

The agency is starting with 20 buses totaling $15.12 million. Eight of which are slated to enter service this year.


Phoenix Transit enhances Dial-a-Ride with 'overflow' service

The approved partnership between Dial-a-Ride contractor MV Transportation and their subcontractor Discount Cab provides overflow service during the regular service day.


Alstom wins its first metro system contract in Vietnam

Alstom’s share of the contract is worth around $203 million.


SEPTA's Supervisor Training Program Helps Employees Move Up the Ladder

The AIM AD programs was designed by SEPTA to expand the pool of supervisors who are ready to move into assistant director positions in the agency's operations and engineering, maintenance, and construction divisions.


[Video] Ford talks mobility plans with shuttle, bike-share service

Ford announces that it will acquire Chariot, a crowd-sourced shuttle service, and that it will collaborate with bike-share provider Motivate in an effort to expand transportation in the city center. 

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