ANNISTON, Alabama – New Flyer, the largest transit bus manufacturer in North America, kicked off a $25 million project this morning that will expand and upgrade its Anniston production campus and include a unique Vehicle Innovation Center dedicated to the advancement of bus and motor coach technology.
In addition, New Flyer of America said the investment builds its commitment to U.S. infrastructure, manufacturing, innovation, and jobs. The project adds fabrication equipment that enhances component manufacturing, streamlines the weld process, expands the operational footprint, and adds capacity to its Alabama operation.
“Repairing infrastructure through advanced technology is paramount to America’s competitiveness, safety and prosperity. Through New Flyer’s investment in advanced engineering and manufacturing, we have the potential to dramatically transform the future of public transportation in the U.S.,” said Wayne Joseph, president of New Flyer of America.