Entries for month: October 2019

How are These University of Alabama Students Shaping our World?

October 16, 2019

Find Out Nov. 14th at the University of Alabama EcoCAR Mobility Challenge site visit and tour! 

   

The EcoCAR Mobility Challenge is the latest U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Advanced Vehicle Technology Competition (AVTC) series.

EcoCAR is a collegiate automotive competition aimed at developing a highly skilled, domestic workforce by providing hands-on experience designing and building next-generation mobility solutions to meet our nation’s future energy and mobility challenges.
 
Join us on November 14th from 9-Noon to meet the students, faculty leaders and Amanda McAlpin, the programs' manager at Argonne National Laboratories. You will also get a great tour of the fantastic UA engineering facilities and lab where the Magic happens!
 
Please register today to attend. Click HERE
 

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Tags: Electric · Events · TRAINING · VEHICLES




Great Site Visit October 31st at New Flyer of America

October 16, 2019

     

The Visit to New Flyer of America Vehicle Information Center and bus manufacturing operation in Anniston, AL  on October 31st was Tremendous! Attendees included representatives from the U. S. Department of Energy, The U.S. Department of Transportation,  key transportation executives and other interested parties from Alabama plus folks from GA, TN.  After a preview of a brand new Motor Week segment on the New Flyer operation in Anniston (see here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4e9In_3Eb_U ) New Flyer presented an overview at the Vehicle Innovation Center (VIC) prior to an educational walk through of the transit bus manufacturing operation. See the agenda and additional photos by reading more....
 

 

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Tags: CNG · Electric · Events · Hydrogen · Motor Week · TRANSIT BUS