COVID-19 Recovery: Lessons from China

COVID-19 Recovery: Lessons from China

COVID-19 Recovery: Lessons from China In my previous article, I explained how data and global perspectives are vital resources as bus operators begin to consider how we deliver services through the expected recovery from COVID-19. Asia is a particularly useful source...
The road to success: Perfecting the art of bus scheduling

The road to success: Perfecting the art of bus scheduling

The road to success: Perfecting the art of bus scheduling (This article first appeared in CBW, 19th November 2019, Issue 1420) What can make or break a bus operator? The buses themselves – quite possibly. The staff – almost certainly. But for most operators arguably...
The Case for Scheduling-as-a-Service

The Case for Scheduling-as-a-Service

The Case for Scheduling-as-a-Service Gavin John CMILT MTPS, scheduling solutions manager at Trapeze Group, explores why bus companies should consider outsourcing their scheduling services. (This article first appeared in Coach & Bus Week Issue 1398) Scheduling...
Are we Seeing the End of Fixed Route Scheduling?

Are we Seeing the End of Fixed Route Scheduling?

Are we Seeing the End of Fixed Route Scheduling? Mining data, dynamic scheduling – and the emergence of Flex services Fixed adjective Fastened, attached, or placed so as to be firm and not readily movable; firmly implanted; stationary; rigid. Most dictionary...