Tata Motors has bagged orders for over 2500 units’ of commercial passenger transportation vehicles from institutional customers. The recent one being, an order of 1045 buses from Gujarat State Roadways Transport Corporation (GSRTC) and 1000 Winger ambulances from National Health Mission (NRHM), Uttar Pradesh, Gujarat, Himachal and Haryana. Tata Motors has bagged 65 percent of the orders for Fully built buses to provide passenger comfort and convenience and offers Annual Maintenance Contracts on 400 of these buses for maintenance of ITS systems as value added services to customers.
Girish Wagh, President- CVBU, Tata Motors, said, “The demand for public transportation is rapidly increasing in India with government’s thrust towards providing smart, safe and convenient mode of commute to the citizens. Tata Motors acknowledges the forward thinking and proactive approach of various STUs and the bus body regulatory institutes for providing such contemporary buses to passengers. We take great pride in partnering with various STU’s in delivering best-in-class solutions, and to create and maintain a sustainable mass public transportation system. We have always encouraged our customers to adopt latest technologies, helping them to lower their total operating costs and expand their user base & ridership.”
The company has pioneered technological innovations in the bus segment and are fully equipped with a range of solutions powered by alternative fuels such as Hybrid, Electric, CNG, LNG and Articulated buses to meet the future transportation needs of the ‘Envisaged Smart Cities’, aimed at reducing pollution and promoting an eco-friendly transport system in the country.