Bison running electric trucks on cross-border route
Bison Transport has taken delivery of two battery-electric Freightliner eCascadias, which are deployed on a cross-border regional route. The trucks are running between Bison’s Delta, B.C., terminal and a customer site in Washington State. “This is an important step towards zero emissions in the transportation sector and we are excited to be able to facilitate this project with our partner Freightliner,” says Mike Gomes, vice-president, maintenance at Bison Transport.
Bison’s eCascadias are deployed on a cross-border regional route. (Photo: Bison Transport)
“It is not as simple as a replacing a current tractor with a BEV, infrastructure and network operational considerations exist.
We plan on testing the limits of the technology, understanding how to manage when there are disruptions, either operationally over-the-road or to the supply chain, and how we work around these opportunities.
This test will help Bison Transport understand the operational requirements of the technology as we move towards more sustainable transportation solutions.
“This test pushes the boundaries of the current technology, helping us and our customers understand the capabilities of the technology and how we can integrate BEV vehicles into operations in the very near future,” Gomes added.
- ZaxiDeel 12 Pack Sensory Stress Ball – Alleviate Tension, Anxiety and Improve...
RRP PRICE: £19.95SALE PRICE: £18.45YOU SAVE: £1.50 COLORFUL SQUEEZE BALLS – 12 pcs different colors novelty pressures ball of advance and […]
- Jaques of London Quoits – Garden Quoits set or RING TOSS – Perfect for...
SALE PRICE: £19.99 QUOITS – A Perfect Wooden Garden Toys and Games – Superior Quality Outdoor Quoits – Beware of cheap replica products. […]
- Jcb Construction Series 1:32 Scale Model Toy ~ Fastrac And Trailer
SALE PRICE: £11.70YOU SAVE: £2.29 About this item Enjoy hours of construction fun with this iconic yellow JCB model toy 1:32 scale replica JCB […]
- FAST & FURIOUS 2020 TOYOTA SUPRA F9 1:24 SCALE DIE-CAST REPLICA CAR
SALE PRICE: £24.25 About this item Real authentic replica from Fast & Furious films Freewheeling die-cast 1:24 scale or appx 20cm Has opening […]
- L.O.L. Surprise! 564928E7C Furniture Road Trip with Can Do Baby & 10+...
SALE PRICE: £10.99YOU SAVE: £5.00 About this item L.O.L. Surprise Furniture with Can Do Baby doll includes 10+ surprises to unbox Road Trip pack […]
- Funko 49095 Collectible Toy, Multicolor: shopmatrix.net: Toys & Games
RRP PRICE: £18.90SALE PRICE: £14.99YOU SAVE: £3.91 About this item Pick your favorite Hero, rescue your friends, and win battles to defeat Thanos! […]
- 3T6B Bay Battling Tops with Stadium Burst Top Metal Fusion Battle Attack Pack...
SALE PRICE: £22.99 About this item Product: 100% new and high quality Color: as the picture shows (we will send in random). Material: plastic. Age: […]
- Melissa & Doug Latches Board | Developmental Toy | Motor Skills | Problem...
RRP PRICE: £21.49SALE PRICE: £18.35YOU SAVE: £3.14 About this item ENTERTAINING ACTIVITY PLAY BOARD: The Melissa and Doug Wooden Latches Board is […]
- BMCHappy 3D Wooden Puzzle – Wooden Construction Kit for Kids – Crafts for...
SALE PRICE: £12.99YOU SAVE: £3.00 About this item ⚙️ INTRO TO ENGINEERING: Your kids will love this STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, […]
- Wooden Puzzle Jigsaw, Animal Shaped Jigsaw Pieces, Home Decoration Educational...
SALE PRICE: £11.99YOU SAVE: £4.00 About this item Jigsaw Puzzle Game: Let your children train their problem-solving skills, patience, concentration […]