Northern Ireland operator Translink has taken delivery of the UK's first double deck Scania/Caetano coaches. Destined for use on Translink's premium Goldline service, the 12 vehicles in this order will operate services in the North West of the Province, primarily on the busy Belfast to Londonderry route, Service 212.
Richard Birt has been appointed to the position of Bus and Coach Account Manager – South West for Scania (Great Britain) Limited. With a background in sales and aftersales within Scania's South West region, Richard succeeds Richard Sear, who has now retired.
Scania (Great Britain) Limited has won an order for more than 2,000 trucks from Eddie Stobart Limited and its associated companies, including A. W. Jenkinson Forestry Products.
Scania enjoyed a record year in the UK in 2015, with its share of the heavy truck market (18-tonnes and above) up by more than two percent, the turnover of Scania (Great Britain) Limited up by 20.4 percent, and sales in many of the organisation's business areas at an all-time high.
Scania (Great Britain) Limited has completed the development of the world's first Euro 6 double-deck gas-powered bus chassis. With assembly of the chassis in the UK carried out by mi Vehicle Integration Limited, Leyland, in conjunction with Scania Sweden and Alexander Dennis Limited, (ADL), the vehicle will now be transported to ADL's Falkirk plant for fitment of its body, an Enviro 400MMC.
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