Auf Wiedersehen, Andre’ Cilliers

Auf Wiedersehen, Andre’ Cilliers

Andre’ Cilliers in the early 80’s regarded himself as an “Engineer in training”, as a respect to one of his mentors, Dr Raymond Loubser.

Volvo tests electric buses in challenging climate conditions

Volvo tests electric buses in challenging climate conditions

In the summer, Volvo’s electric buses will begin operating in the Norwegian town of Bodø. They will be the first to provide scheduled services north of the Arctic circle. At the same time, Volvo is also testing its electric buses in warm climates as part of challenging test programmes in Spain and Mexico, among other places.

Articulated buses in the yellow jersey for Belgium

Articulated buses in the yellow jersey for Belgium

They stand out at 18 metres long and with their bright yellow paintwork: in the towns of Liège (Luik/Lüttich), Mons and Nivelles in Wallonia, Belgium, the first of a total of 129 new Mercedes-Benz Citaro G hybrid articulated buses are in operation.