Volvo Buses and Wrightbus land billion order in UK4/16/08
“Wrightbus together with Volvo were the obvious choice for this substantial investment,” says Moir Lockhead, FirstGroup Chief Executive. “We have worked closely together for many years and I am always impressed by Wrightbus’ innovation and creativity in design, allied to Volvo’s reliability and durability.”
“This order is a significant milestone in what I hope will continue to be a successful partnership.”
Stefan Nordström, Senior Vice President Volvo Bus Business Region Europe, is of course highly satisfied with receiving such a large order.
“This is the biggest order so far placed for Volvo bus chassis in Europe and underlines our ability to work in partnership with both Wrightbus and FirstGroup to deliver a product and service package that meets their challenging requirements over an extended timeframe. “
April 16, 2008
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