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Can SA make its cities more transit-oriented?

Can SA make its cities more transit-oriented?

The world’s leading cities owe their success, in part, to government investments in transit systems that use a range of solutions to move residents safely and affordably, including bus rapid transit (BRT) networks. CLAIRE RENCKEN takes a look at what the South African bus industry can learn from the rest of the world.

 
A new “Decker” from Alexander Dennis

A new “Decker” from Alexander Dennis

FRANK BEETON reports that Alexander Dennis is taking on rival Optare.

 
Who, or what, is Agrale?

Who, or what, is Agrale?

FRANK BEETON reports on an unknown Brazilian manufacturer and racing-derived technology for London buses.

 
Bussing for market share

Bussing for market share

Usage of bus services has increased since 2010, but overall quality of public transportation in South Africa has not, causing FARZANA CHAUMOO, along with many others, to opt for private transport – leaving bus companies to fight it out for sales locally and across our borders.

   
Optare launches MetroDecker

Optare launches MetroDecker

FRANK BEETON brings us details on Optare’s new double-decker bus, and reports on Volvo’s attempts to revolutionise inner-city bus transport.

 
Tickets please

Tickets please

The 2014 Transport Ticketing Conference and awards highlighted some of the most innovative developments in ticketing systems from around the world. FOCUS takes a closer look at the mobile phone ticketing system that’s caught the eye of some international bus operators, and is taking the transport world by storm.

 
Volkswagen Trolleybuses in São Paulo!

Volkswagen Trolleybuses in São Paulo!

FRANK BEETON reports on environmentally friendly trolleybus activity in South America

   
Taxiing times for cross-border travellers …

Taxiing times for cross-border travellers …

Transport for the hundreds and thousands of cross-border commuters is by any means available, from dodgy passenger vehicles to taxis and buses. KIM KEMP looks at what the public transport of choice is presently, and why …

 
UD buses are back

UD buses are back

FRANK BEETON reports on important bus news from India, where the return of UD buses will begin

 
Expanding specialisation

Expanding specialisation

Once again, the team from MAN Truck & Bus South Africa attended the Southern African Bus Operators Association (Saboa) national conference and exhibition in full force. MAN showcased its exciting new BRT bus chassis range.

   

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