Press Releases

New York’s Top Drivers Use Trans Tech Buses in School Bus Safety Competition

The Type-A buses driven during the 44th Annual New York State School Bus Drivers Competition were manufactured by Trans Tech.

Leonard Bus Sales Wins Trans Tech’s Dealer of the Year Award for Second Straight Year

Trans Tech announced today that they have awarded their 2014 Dealer of the Year Award to Leonard Bus Sales of Deposit, New York.

Trans Tech’s eSeries Big Hit at California Green Summit

Trans Tech’s eSeries all-electric school bus was an absolute crowd-pleaser at the 9th Annual Green California Summit held April 7th and 8th at the Sacramento Convention Center. As the center-piece of Trans Tech distributer First Priority’s display booth, the eSeries all-electric school bus showed that cost effective, environmentally friendly school bus solutions, not only exist, they’re being built by New York’s only school bus manufacturer – Trans Tech.

Trans Tech SST Model Goes Through Altoona Testing

Trans Tech's SST undergoes testing at Altoona STURAA -- scores well on durability, reliability and fuel efficiency. Excerpt from testing results: “Durability driving resulted in no unscheduled maintenance or failures.” MPG range: 9.60/MPG with a high of 14.24/MPG.

Trans Tech Announces Two Canadian Dealers and Timeline for Canadian Availability

Trans Tech is pleased to announce two new dealers for the Canadian market. Leeds Transit Sales in Elgin, ON will cover Ontario, Quebec, and the Atlantic Provinces for Trans Tech. Covering Western Canada will be Western Canada IC Bus in the Provinces of Manitoba, Alberta, Saskatchewan, British Columbia and the Northwest Territory.

All-Electric School Bus Expected to Save California School District Over $10,000 a Year in Fuel and Maintenance Costs

Kings Canyon Unified School District, in California’s San Joaquin Valley, leads the nation as the only school district using an all-electric school bus. Kings Canyon ordered four buses from Trans Tech, featuring all-electric powertrains from Motiv Power Systems. The new all-electric school bus passed Kings Canyon and California Highway Patrol inspections and certifications - making it the first all-electric school bus to be approved for student transportation by any state in the US.

Trans Tech Adds Dealers in Oregon and Washington

Trans Tech has expanded its dealer network with the addition of two new companies. Brattain Bus Sales in Albany, Ore., has been chosen to serve the state, while Harlow’s Bus Sales has been added in the state of Washington, along with five other states.

Trans Tech Announces 3 New Additions to Its Nationwide Dealer Network

Trans Tech is pleased to announce three new dealers: National Bus Sales, which is headquartered in Marietta, Ga., Service of New England located in South Boston, MA and Diamond State International in Conway, Arkansas.

Trans Tech names John Phraner new President: Current President Dan Daniels Leaving Company to be closer to Family

Trans Tech announced today that it will be naming John Phraner of North East Fabricators the new company President.

TransTech Now GSA Approved Vendor

Trans Tech announced today that it has successfully passed all US General Services Administration (GSA) testing standards and the company is now on its list of approved vendors.