Press Release

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|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|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|0 Comments

First bus rolls off Brisbane production line

Volgren Australia today handed over the first bus produced at its state-of-the-art Queensland facility to the Brisbane City Council. The bus is the first of hundreds to be produced at the Eagle Farm bus body building plant, which is now fully operational. ‘Only nine months ago we were at this site for a groundbreaking ceremony, [...]

By | February 3rd, 2010|Media Release, News, Press Release|0 Comments