During Dina’s technical tour, an engineers team explained the whole bus production process, with particular detail on the new NGV passengers units. This vehicle has a Cummins engine and four cylinders which allow it to have 900 km driving range. The firm said that in February the plant will start to produce the first 50 units.
The tour in Gazel, a company born in Colombian which arrived in Mexico in 1996, began with a brief introduction on the history of it. Then, the participants were led to the compressors area and the specialist explained how they work. The visit ended by showing an NGV refuel and the explanation of dispensers’ characteristics and natural gas flow to vehicles.
Gazo, a pioneering company in Mexico in CNG conversions systems, led the participants to a workshop of the company. There, workers and executives explained the conversion process and showed a VW NGV engine prototype. Besides, they answered all the questions the visitors made about the different types of vehicles which are switched to CNG.