New buses EURO 5
PJSC "Severtrans" acquired another batch of comfortable low-floor buses, which will serve autoenterprise routes.
This was announced by Director of PJSC "Severtrans" Yuriy Savchenko. Buses Austrian production Kutsenits Hydra City III meet international environmental standards "Euro 5". Previously, these buses are operated in Sweden international carrier Nettbuss. This company is the largest bus operator in Norway, Denmark and Sweden and is owned by the Norwegian State Railways (NSB). Until 2000, the company known as NSB Biltrafikk.
the first five buses built on the chassis of Mercedes-Benz Atego and equipped with Cummins engines arrived in Odessa. These are the first buses of this class, which are operated with natural gas "methane" and they are fully adapted to our roads, have low levels of the passenger compartment.
All buses with soft seats equipped with seat belts. Beauty buses designed for 19 seats and a total capacity of 60 seats. On the middle floor there is the possibility of the ramp for a smooth entry of persons with disabilities and prams.
These buses arrived in "extended" configuration. Equipped with sensors GPS monitoring, salons security monitoring cameras, electronic information boards. We should also mention "alco-key" system, located in the cab. Before using the driver must pass express "alco-test", after which, if positive, on-board computer makes it possible to activate the bus engine.
Currently being tested data buses. At the end of the trial period of operation it will be decided to increase the number of such buses in all branches of the company PJSC "Severtrans".
Earlier, on the route №130 (Odessa) "TC" Suvorov "- Str. Zhukovsky "began their work more passenger buses MAZ-103, Mercedes-Bens O405, Volvo B10, which greatly helped relieve the traffic load on the existing shared routes connecting Kotovsky settlement with the central part of the city of Odessa.
Also, on a city route №120 (Odessa) «str. Paustovsky - Train Station 'eight buses of small capacity "Standard" and "Bogdan" comfortable replaced by large buses NEOPLAN N 4407 mark.
The concept of urban passenger transport, provides a significant upgrade of rolling stock, with a view to the gradual replacement of small-class buses on large buses. The end result of this task should be to reduce the number of small buses on city highways, improvement of atmospheric air.