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Lightweight Composite Bus Structures

When it comes to lightweight composite bus structures TPI Composites is an industry leader in providing fully integrated composite structures for transit and coach bus applications. TPI developed the first all composite fully integrated 30 foot hybrid bus prototype in 2006 and can provide full scale production of todays most advanced all composite transit bus body.

The cost fuel in all forms continues to rise, and every pound saved translates to passenger capacity, increased fuel efficiency, and overall operational efficiency. Whether you are interested in exploring the benefits of an all composite structure or simply need a supplier to provide reliable, high quality, lightweight composite bus structures TPI can meet your needs.

We provide the ability to:

  • Reduce weight to enable alternative fuel sources such as electric, hybrid electric, or CNG
  • Comply with growing fuel efficiency standards and maximum gross vehicle weight regulations
  • Increase durability and reduce maintenance and life cycle costs
  • Optimize ridership
  • Add passengers/freight/payload
  • Improve vehicle aesthetics
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