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Media Release – 15/11/2011

Volgren will today officially deliver the 500th low-floor bus built for ComfortDelGro Cabcharge (CDC), NSW’s biggest private bus operator, at a ceremony at Volgren’s Tomago Plant in Newcastle. The 12.5-metre bus, which takes 44 seated passengers, was constructed at the Tomago plant. It will run on CDC’s bus network in the Hunter. ‘Without CDC, it [...]

By | November 15th, 2011|Media Release, News, Press Release, Volgren|0 Comments

Media Release – 02/06/2011

Dandenong-based bus body-builder Volgren has won a major contract to supply 38 new buses to the Ventura Bus Group. The contract was unveiled by the Victorian Minister for Manufacturing, Richard Dalla-Riva, who visited the Dandenong plant today (Tuesday 7 June). Volgren’s General Manager of Sales and Marketing, Tony Kerr, said Volgren was delighted to win [...]

By | June 2nd, 2011|Media Release, News, Press Release, Volgren|0 Comments

Volgren ‘delighted’ with new PTA contract

Volgren is delighted with its contract to build buses for Western Australia’s Public Transport Authority, the company’s Managing Director Peter Dale said in Perth today. The tender announcement was made today. ‘Volgren has been proud to partner with PTA for the past 11 years, producing 950 buses over that time, and it is wonderful that [...]

By | November 2nd, 2010|Media Release, News, Press Release, Volgren|0 Comments

Grenda Announcement

chapter for the businesses. Grenda’s history in buses can be dated back to 1945 and was started by the late George Grenda. During nearly seven decades, GTM has experienced significant growth and today it is the leading bus operator in Victoria. Volgren commenced its operations in 1977 and has become the market leader in bus [...]

By | August 9th, 2010|Media Release, News, Press Release, Volgren|0 Comments

Job-creating bus-building factory opens

A bus-building facility that has created more than 250 jobs in the Newcastle area officially opened today. Volgren Australia, the country’s leading bus builder, unveiled its body-building factory at the Hunter Industrial Estate at Tomago, one year after construction began on the state-of-the-art facility. ‘Despite tough economic times, we are a proud Australian company that [...]

By | March 15th, 2010|Media Release, News, Volgren|0 Comments

Media Release – 15/03/2010

A bus-building facility that has created more than 250 jobs in the Newcastle area officially opened today. Volgren Australia, the country’s leading bus builder, unveiled its body-building factory at the Hunter Industrial Estate at Tomago, one year after construction began on the state-of-the-art facility. ‘Despite tough economic times, we are a proud Australian company that [...]

By | March 15th, 2010|Media Release, News, Press Release, Volgren|0 Comments