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by 1of55
Thu Jul 02, 2020 11:17 am
Forum: Photos - Brisbane/Qld
Topic: Logan City Bus Service Hino HX Poncho
Replies: 6
Views: 21981

Re: Logan City Bus Service Hino HX Poncho

Westside Hino Poncho on route 533 has been in service for quite a while first reg in 2019.
by 1of55
Mon Jun 29, 2020 5:21 am
Forum: Discussion - Brisbane / QLD
Topic: Logan Coaches electric bus trial
Replies: 7
Views: 3736

Re: Logan Coaches electric bus trial

It was previously operated by Logan Coaches.
by 1of55
Mon Jun 08, 2020 5:35 am
Forum: Discussion - Brisbane / QLD
Topic: Logan Coaches electric bus trial
Replies: 7
Views: 3736

Re: Logan Coaches electric bus trial

From 29th June the route operated by Logan Coaches from Loganlea to Yarrabilba will part of the Translink network with more services and passengers will be able use their Go card to pay the fare.
by 1of55
Sun May 03, 2020 11:02 am
Forum: Photos - Brisbane/Qld
Topic: Wulkuraka Maintenance Centre
Replies: 110
Views: 126181

Re: Wulkuraka Maintenance Centre

SMU 237 leaving the Wulkuraka Maintenance Centre
by 1of55
Fri Apr 17, 2020 12:10 pm
Forum: Photos - Brisbane/Qld
Topic: Wulkuraka Maintenance Centre
Replies: 110
Views: 126181

Re: Wulkuraka Maintenance Centre

Not sure. I will try and find out.
by 1of55
Fri Apr 17, 2020 11:33 am
Forum: Photos - Brisbane/Qld
Topic: Wulkuraka Maintenance Centre
Replies: 110
Views: 126181

Re: Wulkuraka Maintenance Centre

NGR 775 The final NGR train of the order for 75 units at Ipswich station ready to depart to Caboolture. At the moment with the Corona virus pandemic all trains including NGR trains, have a team of cleaners board at the terminus and hard surfaces are wiped down with sanitizer to control the spread of...
by 1of55
Thu Mar 12, 2020 4:43 am
Forum: Photos - Brisbane/Qld
Topic: Wulkuraka Maintenance Centre
Replies: 110
Views: 126181

Re: Wulkuraka Maintenance Centre

NGR 701 on maintenance testing at wulkuraka Maintenance Centre. Has been in service previously.
by 1of55
Tue Feb 18, 2020 10:59 am
Forum: Photos - Brisbane/Qld
Topic: NGR701
Replies: 22
Views: 33886

Re: NGR701

NGR 701 on a Springfield Central to Caboolture service terminated at Darra due to a train fault.
by 1of55
Fri Jan 31, 2020 5:06 am
Forum: Photos - Brisbane/Qld
Topic: Logan City Bus Service Hino HX Poncho
Replies: 6
Views: 21981

Re: Logan City Bus Service Hino HX Poncho

27 CBS Hino Poncho at Springfield Central on the new 533 route. Operated by Westside.
by 1of55
Sat Dec 28, 2019 1:48 am
Forum: Photos - Brisbane/Qld
Topic: Wulkuraka Maintenance Centre
Replies: 110
Views: 126181

Re: Wulkuraka Maintenance Centre

NGR 775 is in service on the gold coast line.
by 1of55
Fri Nov 29, 2019 11:38 pm
Forum: Photos - Brisbane/Qld
Topic: Wulkuraka Maintenance Centre
Replies: 110
Views: 126181

Re: Wulkuraka Maintenance Centre

774 seen on test runs at Karrabin.
by 1of55
Mon Nov 25, 2019 11:53 am
Forum: Discussion - Brisbane / QLD
Topic: Logan Coaches electric bus trial
Replies: 7
Views: 3736

Re: Logan Coaches electric bus trial

Yes the route has operated for many years with conventional buses. It used to go to Cunungra via Yarrabilba., see photo taken in 2013 http://www.busaustralia.com/gallery/displayimage.php?pos=-5336. The route does use more than 1 bus. As I wanted to travel on the electric bus I rang the number on the...
by 1of55
Fri Nov 22, 2019 12:45 pm
Forum: Discussion - Brisbane / QLD
Topic: Logan Coaches electric bus trial
Replies: 7
Views: 3736

Re: Logan Coaches electric bus trial

Thanks to Tonyp for this posting on the forum. I had a ride on this air-conditioned electric Yutong today from Beenleigh to Yarrabilba and back to Loganlea. Very smooth ride and good acceleration. Travels at maximum speed on the M1 and is good at stopping and starting at traffic lights and bus stops...
by 1of55
Thu Nov 07, 2019 3:20 am
Forum: Overseas Photos, Videos, Sound Clips etc.
Topic: BYD buses in Victoria London
Replies: 0
Views: 2852

BYD buses in Victoria London

On a visit to London recently I traveled on a BYD fully electric bus, 507 - Waterloo station to Victoria bus station. They have been running on this route since 2013 and are very well suited to the stop start progress towards the destination, as the traffic congestion is horrendous in spite of a con...
by 1of55
Sat Sep 14, 2019 11:48 am
Forum: Photos - Brisbane/Qld
Topic: Wulkuraka Maintenance Centre
Replies: 110
Views: 126181

Re: Wulkuraka Maintenance Centre

• NGR 761 interior showing the toilet module situated in the middle of the train. New trains being delivered still have the non compliant toilets and narrow gangway. The trains are to be modified at Maryborough to include a second toilet on all 75 NGR six car sets, increasing the size of toilet modu...
by 1of55
Tue Sep 10, 2019 11:50 pm
Forum: Photos - Brisbane/Qld
Topic: Wulkuraka Maintenance Centre
Replies: 110
Views: 126181

Re: Wulkuraka Maintenance Centre

NGR 701 back at WMC doing test runs in aboriginal design wrap.
by 1of55
Wed Aug 21, 2019 12:37 am
Forum: Photos - Brisbane/Qld
Topic: Wulkuraka Maintenance Centre
Replies: 110
Views: 126181

Re: Wulkuraka Maintenance Centre

NGR 771 &772 being delivered to WMC today.
by 1of55
Tue Aug 20, 2019 8:33 am
Forum: Photos - Brisbane/Qld
Topic: Wulkuraka Maintenance Centre
Replies: 110
Views: 126181

Re: Wulkuraka Maintenance Centre

EMU 20 entering the Wulkuraka Maintenance Centre.
by 1of55
Sun Aug 18, 2019 12:53 pm
Forum: Photos - Brisbane/Qld
Topic: 40 years since the start of Brisbane electric services
Replies: 1
Views: 7655

40 years since the start of Brisbane electric services

The first EMU 01 coupled to 04 (3 car units) took part over 10th and 11th August weekend, in a re-enactment of the start of electric services from Ferny Grove to Darra on the Brisbane suburban rail system 40 years ago. Originally blue and silver the EMUs underwent refurbishment at Redbank workshops ...
by 1of55
Tue Aug 13, 2019 11:33 am
Forum: Photos - Brisbane/Qld
Topic: Wulkuraka Maintenance Centre
Replies: 110
Views: 126181

Re: Wulkuraka Maintenance Centre

Interior view of NGR 766 in service. NGR 768 seen on test runs.
by 1of55
Sun Jun 16, 2019 8:30 am
Forum: Photos - Brisbane/Qld
Topic: Wulkuraka Maintenance Centre
Replies: 110
Views: 126181

Re: Wulkuraka Maintenance Centre

NGR702 one of the early deliveries and at Progress rail sidings for a while, now with decorative wrap like 704, 705, 706, going at slow speed through the automatic train inspection building at WMC.
by 1of55
Fri May 24, 2019 2:45 am
Forum: Photos - Brisbane/Qld
Topic: Wulkuraka Maintenance Centre
Replies: 110
Views: 126181

Re: Wulkuraka Maintenance Centre

NGR 763 and NGR 764 have arrived today at the WMC coupled together behind diesel locos. NGR 758 seen in service.
by 1of55
Wed May 15, 2019 8:47 am
Forum: Photos - Brisbane/Qld
Topic: Brisbane Transport, Mercedes Benz Citaro W1599
Replies: 55
Views: 51550

Re: Brisbane Transport, Mercedes Benz Citaro W1599

So much in such a small space, but the engine compartment does extend up into the passenger area with the loss of two seats in rear row.
by 1of55
Wed May 15, 2019 8:33 am
Forum: Photos - Brisbane/Qld
Topic: Wulkuraka Maintenance Centre
Replies: 110
Views: 126181

Re: Wulkuraka Maintenance Centre

NGR 756 seen in service on Gold Coast line. NGR 702 is in decorative wrap like 704, 705, 706, and doing test train runs. NGR 701 has been at Maryborough for modifications since late January.

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