Empresa Martín S.A., owned by Grupo Ruiz and one of the main public transport companies in the Community of Madrid, has launched 10 natural gas buses, with Castrosua Magnus.E bodywork and Scania K-280 UB 4×2 chassis. With this addition, 80% of Empresa Martín’s fleet (of a total of 114 buses) is powered by CNG, with an average age of 4.8 years.
The 13-meter buses are low entry and have 39 seats, a space for wheelchairs and capacity for 33 people standing. In addition, all of them have the following features: double manual and electric ramp, electronic line signs, hot/cold air conditioning, USB chargers for mobile devices, next stop visual and acoustic information, non-slip floor, interior and exterior lighting by LEDS, SAE equipment and interior cameras, among others.
With these new natural gas vehicles, Empresa Martín, S.A, seeks to continue being at the forefront of new technologies and the use of environmentally friendly and less polluting fuels.
In this highly positive scenario for sustainable mobility, where more and more public transport fleets add vehicles powered by natural gas, AltFuels Iberia 2019 will take place on 11-14 June at IFEMA Trade Center, Madrid. The event will feature companies, organizations and experts from all over the world that will analyze the present and future of the industry and will exhibit the latest technology in alternative fuels for road and maritime transport. For more information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.