tehran transport fleet

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  • 10,000 taxis to be added to public transport fleet 2019-10-23 21:27

    10,000 taxis to be added to public transport fleet

    TEHRAN – A total of 10,000 new taxis will be added to the country’s public transport fleet by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 2020), Mohsen Pourseyyed Aqaei, deputy mayor of Tehran for traffic and transport affairs, has announced.

  • 81% of bus drivers responsible for fatal accidents in 2 months 2019-09-03 21:58

    81% of bus drivers responsible for fatal accidents in 2 months

    TEHRAN – The number of public transport fleet accidents has increased significantly over the last two months, and 81% of bus drivers were to blame for fatal road crashes, Traffic Police chief has announced.

  • Old taxis soon reach up to 192,000 2019-08-03 15:26

    Old taxis soon reach up to 192,000

    TEHRAN – There are currently 150,000 clunker taxis in the country, which will reach up to 192,000 by the end of this year (March 2020), Morteza Zameni, director general of urban taxi drivers union has said.

  • Tehran bus fleet equipped with 500 CNG tanks 2019-07-16 20:30

    Tehran bus fleet equipped with 500 CNG tanks

    TEHRAN – Some 500 compressed natural gas (CNG) tanks have been provided to the buses running in the capital’s transport fleet replacing the old ones, head of public transport and urban traffic affairs of the Municipalities and Village Administrations Organization has announced.

  • 100 buses in Tehran transport fleet renovated within 4 months 2019-07-15 20:35

    100 buses in Tehran transport fleet renovated within 4 months

    TEHRAN – Some 100 buses operating in the capital’s public transport fleet have been renovated since the beginning of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21), Tehran bus operating company’s director general has said.

  • Biodiesel curbs 160,000 kg of carbon emissions 2019-07-07 11:52

    Biodiesel curbs 160,000 kg of carbon emissions

    TEHRAN – The first phase of the scheme on using biodiesel in Tehran bus transport fleet which was piloted some three years ago, has resulted in reduction of carbon emissions by 160,000 kilograms, Mehr news agency reported on Saturday.

  • 70 imported metro cars to join transport fleet soon 2019-06-22 18:02

    70 imported metro cars to join transport fleet soon

    TEHRAN – Tehran Mayor Pirouz Hanachi announced that some 70 new metro cars have been imported to the country which will soon join operational metro lines, Tasnim reported on Saturday.

  • $1b proposed for developing Tehran public transport fleet 2019-02-07 01:01

    $1b proposed for developing Tehran public transport fleet

    TEHRAN – A total budget of 45 trillion rials (nearly $1 billion) on development of transportation fleet has been proposed in Tehran Municipality’s budget bill for the next Iranian calendar year (starting on March 21, 2019), Sakineh Ashrafi, deputy mayor of Tehran for planning, urban development and council affairs has said.

  • 95% of Tehran buses get technical inspection stickers 2018-12-27 09:39

    95% of Tehran buses get technical inspection stickers

    TEHRAN – Some 95 percent of the buses running in the capital’s transport fleet have received vehicle inspection stickers, head of vehicle technical inspection bureau affiliated to Tehran Municipality has said.

  • Importing used buses to compensate for Tehran fleet shortages 2018-11-17 23:16

    Importing used buses to compensate for Tehran fleet shortages

    TEHRAN – Tehran bus operating company has requested the Ministry of Industry, Mining and Trade to import used buses to overcome the capital’s public transport fleet shortages, Mehr reported on Wednesday.

  • Diesel particulate filter mandatory for buses in private sector 2018-10-10 07:29

    Diesel particulate filter mandatory for private sector buses

    TEHRAN – Tehran Municipality has obliged the private sector to equip 10 percent of their buses with diesel particulate filters each year, Mohsen Pourseyyed Aqaei, deputy mayor of Tehran for traffic and transport affairs, has said.