Media Coverage

May 16, 2017 - Motiv to power 13 all-electric Trans Tech eSeries school buses in zero-emission pilot

Motiv Power Systems, in partnership with Type-A school bus manufacturer Trans Tech, is bringing zero-emission school buses to the Sacramento region as local school districts lead the way in transitioning school bus fleets from diesel to all-electric.

May 12, 2017 - 3 California Districts Receiving Electric School Buses, including Tran Tech's eSeries

Twenty-nine new electric school buses, including the Trans Tech eSeries, are being provided in part by a grant from the California Air Resources Board, to serve students in the Sacramento area.

May 12, 2017 - Largest U.S. Electric School Bus Pilot Comes to California

Three school districts in the Sacramento capital region receive a total of 29 zero-emissions electric school buses for a pilot program funded by a $7.5 million grant and additional state cap-and-trade funds.

May 9, 2017 - National Bus Sales to Offer Trans Tech Type A School Buses

Trans Tech has reached an agreement for National Bus Sales Inc. to sell and service its full line of Type A school buses in Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Oklahoma, Ohio, and Washington.

April 24, 2017 - Logan Bus Company Purchases 55 Trans Tech Trans Star Type-A School Buses to Upgrade and Expand Fleet

New York City-based Logan Bus Company recently purchased 55 new Trans Tech Trans Star Type-A school buses to keep up with the company’s rapid growth and continue to meet its customers’ needs for safety, versatility and efficiency.

April 11, 2017 - NYC Contractor Buys 55 Trans Tech School Buses

Logan Bus Co. recently purchased 55 Trans Tech Trans Star school buses. The New York City-based contractor said that it bought the new Type A buses to keep up with its rapid growth and to continue meeting customers’ needs for safety, versatility, and efficiency.

March 9, 2017 - Trans Tech’s Electric Bus Earns Spot on New York Contract

Trans Tech’s all-electric eSeries school bus has earned a spot on New York’s Type A school bus contract.

March 9, 2017 - New York State Makes History by Placing Trans Tech's All-Electric New-York-Made eSeries on State Contract

Trans Tech announced today that their all-electric eSeries is the first New-York-made all electric school bus to earn a spot on New York’s Type-A school bus contract.

December 23, 2016 - Trans Tech Taps New Dealer for Type A School Buses

Trans Tech has selected Southern Bus & Mobility as its exclusive dealer for sales and service of its Type A school buses in Illinois and Missouri.

December 23, 2016 - Trans Tech and Southern Bus & Mobility Sign Exclusive Dealership Agreement

WARWICK, N.Y. – Trans Tech announced today that it has reached an agreement with Southern Bus & Mobility to be their exclusive dealer for sales and service of its full-line of Type-A school buses in the states of Illinois and Missouri. Trans Tech continues to expand its market across the United States and Canada by growing its dealer network and bringing customer-inspired innovation to its industry-leading Type-A school buses.

November 8, 2016 - Trans Tech Unveils New Type-A School Bus at NAPT Trade Show

WARWICK, N.Y. — Trans Tech announced on Monday that it will unveil the newest edition to its Type A school bus lineup at the NAPT trade show. The Trans Star, which will be available in 2017, is a 20-passenger, dual rear-wheel school bus that features Trans Tech’s signature aerodynamic design, according to the manufacturer.

November 7, 2016 - School Transportation News - Trans Tech Launching New Type-A Transit at NAPT Summit

Trans Tech is unveiling its new 20-passenger, aerodynamic Trans Star school bus built on a Ford Transit chassis in both gasoline and diesel configurations at the 42nd Annual NAPT Summit Trade Show.

July 7, 2016 - School Bus Fleet Magazine's Coverage of Trans Tech's Exclusive Dealership Agreement with Capital City Bus Sales

Trans Tech has tapped Capital City Bus Sales to be its exclusive dealer for sales and service of its full line of Type A school buses in the state of Michigan.

July 7, 2016 - School Transportation News Covers Trans Tech's Exclusive Dealership Agreement with Michigan-based Capital City Bus Sales

Trans Tech announced today that it has reached an agreement with Capital City Bus Sales to be their exclusive dealer for sales and service of its full-line of Type-A school buses in the state of Michigan. Trans Tech continues to expand its market across the country by growing its dealer network and bringing customer-inspired innovation to its industry-leading Type-A school buses.

May 3, 2016 - Trans Tech Honors Canadian School Bus Dealer

Trans Tech recently presented its inaugural Distinguished Dealer Award to Western Canada Bus of Edmonton, Alberta.

March 29, 2016 - School Transportation News - Trans Tech's Dealer of the Year Award

Trans Tech has awarded Leonard Bus Sales as the company’s 2015 Dealer of the Year Award. Winners of the award are judged on exceptional dealer performance in several key areas including dedication to customer support, overall sales and growth in market share.

March 26, 2016 - School Bus Fleet - Trans Tech's Dealer of the Year Award

Trans Tech has awarded its 2015 Dealer of the Year award to Leonard Bus Sales of Deposit, New York. This is the third year in a row that the family-owned school and commercial bus dealer has received the honor from the Type A school bus manufacturer.

February 10, 2016 - Trans Tech President John Phraner talks about “Smart Manufacturing” in School Transportation News Article

School Transportation News, a national publication covering the school bus industry, has published an article featuring Trans Tech President John Phraner in its February 2016 issue.

October 14, 2015 - School Transportation News Features Trans Group in October Issue

School Transportation News has published a feature story on the Trans Group in its October issue.

September 10, 2015 - Trans Tech unveils new Type A school bus features

Trans Tech’s 2017 model year Type A school buses will include several new enhanced safety and design features. Company officials said that the enhancements resulted from working closely with Trans Tech’s customers and national dealer network.

September 4, 2015 - Trans Tech Announces New Standard Features for MY2017 Buses

A taller passenger entrance door is among the design and safety upgrades coming to the 2017 model-year Trans Tech line as a result of customer and dealer feedback, the Type A school bus manufacturer said.

June 5, 2015 - First Priority names Trans Tech dealer for California, Nevada

First Priority Bus Sales has reached an agreement with Trans Tech to be its exclusive dealer for California and Nevada.

May 5, 2015 - Trans Tech names Dealer of the Year

Trans Tech awarded its 2014 Dealer of the Year Award to Leonard Bus Sales of Deposit, New York. The manufacturer’s Dealer of the Year Award is based on exceptional dealer performance in several key areas, including customer satisfaction and support, sales and market share growth. Announcement of the award comes as Leonard Bus Sales celebrates 50 years in the bus distribution business.

April 30, 2015 - Trans Tech Awards Dealer of the Year to Leonard Bus Sales

Leonard Bus Sales won the Trans Tech Bus Dealer of the Year Award for the second consecutive year, the companies announced. The award is presented to dealers who demonstrate exceptional performance in areas including customer satisfaction and support, sales and market share growth.

April 3, 2015 - Electric, CNG School Buses Showcased at Green Event

School bus dealer First Priority Bus Sales exhibited the eSeries electric Type A from Trans Tech, the eLion electric Type C school bus, and the Type C CNG bus from NGV Motori at the Green California Summit and Exhibition.

March 7, 2014 - Trans Tech President John Phraner and company principal John Corr visit Transporte Sonnell in Puerto Rico

September 12, 2012 - School Bus Manufacturer Trans Tech Names New President

School Transportion News (www.stnonline.com) Trans Tech today named John Phraner the new president of the Warwick, N.Y.-based manufacturer of school buses. He replaces Dan Daniels, who decided to leave the company to be closer to his family in the Midwest.