Fiona Kerr - Articles and news items

New technology brings seat backs to life on the Glasgow Shuttle

Industry news  •  16 July 2014  •  First Group

With the start of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games just over a week away, First Glasgow’s award-winning Glasgow Shuttle bus service has introduced new technology…

First Glasgow customers amongst the most satisfied bus users in the UK

Industry news  •  27 March 2014  •  First

The results of a national bus passenger survey published by independent consumer organisation, Passenger Focus, have revealed that First Glasgow customers are amongst the most satisfied in the UK…

£5million bus investment brings Lanarkshire jobs boost

Industry news  •  12 March 2014  •  FirstGroup

Lanarkshire residents can now enjoy smart state-of-the-art buses on route 201 connecting Airdrie, Coatbridge, Bellshill, Motherwell, Hamilton, Blantyre and East Kilbride…

First Glasgow reveals future outline of new £20m bus depot and launches employee competition to name new site

Industry news  •  4 March 2014  •  First

The city’s leading bus operator, First Glasgow, has revealed architect’s impressions of the company’s new £20m bus depot and headquarters at Gushetfaulds, in Glasgow’s south side…

Vehicle Design supplement 2013

Issue 6 2013, Supplements  •  17 December 2013  •  Fiona Kerr, Günter Steinbauer, Roy Douglas

First Glasgow’s investment in new vehicles to drive passenger growth
Passenger-focused vehicle design
Designing city bus engines to improve fuel consumption

Work commences on First Glasgow’s £20m new bus depot

Industry news  •  6 December 2013  •  First Group

New state of the art facility expected to be complete October 2014…