Student Transportation, Inc. Places Largest Propane-Powered School Bus Order in Industry with Environmentally-Friendly Blue Bird Vision School Buses
Omaha, Neb. (December 19, 2012) — Blue Bird and ROUSH CleanTech commend the Metropolitan Omaha Education Consortium and Student Transportation, Inc., (STI) for collaborating to deploy more than 400 Blue Bird Propane-Powered Vision school buses. This contract will cost-effectively transport the students of Omaha while reducing exhaust emissions. It is also the biggest single order to date of propane buses for Blue Bird, the leading provider of propane autogas powered school buses utilizing the industry-leading ROUSH CleanTech fuel system.
“Domestically produced, clean propane autogas is a perfect fit for school fleets,” said Denis Gallagher, chairman and CEO of STI, one of the largest providers of school bus transportation services in North America. “At STI, we’re showing that there is a better way to transport children to school with a lower cost of operation.”