Nordic Business Report-April 26, 2006-Volvo Buses receives order for 64 buses in Brazil
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The Swedish trucks, buses, engines and components maker AB Volvo said on Wednesday (26 April) that its bus division Volvo Buses had received an order for 64 buses for the Bus Rapid Transit System in Curitiba, Brazil.
Forty of the buses ordered are Volvo's 25-metre bi-articulated buses with space for 270 passengers.
The company has also received an order for 24 Volvo B12M, 18.5-metre articulated buses with the same engine.
The bus chassis would be manufactured in Volvo Buses' plant in Curitiba.
No financial information was provided.
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