Management & Operations

New Flyer to supply up to 95 buses to Translink

Posted on November 10, 2005

TransLink, the Greater Vancouver (British Columbia) Transportation Authority, has selected New Flyer to build and deliver up to 95 40-foot, CNG transit buses.

The base order is for 73 vehicles with a contract value of C$30 million.

“We’ve seen our transit ridership jump by over 20% in the last three years and this bus order is aimed at getting more service on the road by next September, “ said TransLink Chair Doug McCallum.

New Flyer has been providing transit buses to the city of Vancouver for more than 30 years.

The new buses will be delivered in mid-2006.

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