BYD (Build Your Dreams) announced the expansion of North American operations, with the opening of a service center in Lodi, New Jersey to serve its East Coast customers. The center, which is now hiring technicians, will provide quick access to parts, care, and expertise for BYD buses and trucks.
The... - May 09, 2021
BYD (Build Your Dreams) announced that Antelope Valley Transit Authority, a longstanding customer and community partner, is growing its battery-electric fleet with the purchase of 10 K11M 60-foot articulated buses and six K7M 30-foot buses.
AVTA, which serves northern Los Angeles County and portions... - May 08, 2021
TIME announced Tuesday BYD (“Build Your Dreams”) earned a spot on its inaugural “100 Most Influential Companies” list, recognizing the company’s extraordinary impact as the world’s leading electric vehicle manufacturer.
Under the headline “Scaling Electric Transport,”... - April 29, 2021
With a welding certificate from Antelope Valley College in hand, Edward McKee found a job at BYD’s Lancaster bus and coach factory in 2016. Now BYD and AVC have helped him sharpen his skills and build a career in the green technology industry.
He already had a good job building bus frames, which... - April 24, 2021
BYD, (Build Your Dreams), the Official Sponsor of Mother Nature, Thursday announced it has delivered its 500th American-made bus in time for Earth Day 2021.
The 500th bus is a 30-foot K7M, one of 130 such buses being built for the Los Angeles Department of Transportation in what is the largest single... - April 23, 2021
BYD (Build Your Dreams) and its SMART union workforce applauds Vice President Kamala Harris and the Biden Administration and their support for converting US transit systems buses and school buses to battery electric zero emission systems. As a global corporation, BYD, with its US headquarters in Los... - April 21, 2021
BYD Wednesday announced the expansion of North American operations, with the opening of a service center in Indianapolis, Indiana to serve its Midwest customers. The center will provide quick access to parts, care, and expertise for BYD buses and trucks.
The service center, located at 1211 Roosevelt... - April 16, 2021
An advanced, high-speed, high-capacity monorail system similar to the one proposed to ease Los Angeles traffic congestion, hit a major milestone when the first Bahia SkyRail vehicle rolled off the BYD production line.
The SkyRail vehicle, with its autonomous driving technology and futuristic design,... - April 14, 2021
BYD (Build Your Dreams) announced a major expansion of its material handling equipment dealership network, bringing its innovative technology to new audiences across America.
The new dealerships in the BYD network are:
- Forklift Systems, serving the Tennessee, Kentucky, and Alabama markets. The company... - April 09, 2021
Washington state officials chose California-based BYD (Build Your Dreams) to participate in a statewide purchase agreement that gives transit agencies throughout The Evergreen State and the United States the ability to buy American-made BYD coaches and buses.
The vehicles, which comply with strict Buy... - April 08, 2021
BYD (Build Your Dreams) announced the delivery of three American-made K8M battery-electric buses to Capital Area Transit System (CATS) in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
The highly reliable and safe K8M 35-ft electric bus is equipped with a 435kWh LFP battery and can be fully charged within 3 hours. The bus,... - March 19, 2021
BYD (Build Your Dreams) announced Thursday its American-built and all-new K8M, an innovative 35-foot zero-emission public transit bus, set a high scoring record in the Federal Transit Administration Model Bus Testing Program in Altoona, PA.
The K8M record-setting performance included high marks in structural... - March 13, 2021
J&M Sanitation, a family-owned business serving Kuna, Idaho, has deployed two BYD all-electric Class 8 refuse trucks, the first such battery-electric, zero-emission vehicles in Idaho. The trucks are replacing two current diesel vehicles, resulting in cleaner air and a lower carbon footprint. J&M... - March 04, 2021
The Federal Transit Administration recently announced $180 million will be available through its competitive Low or No Emission (Low-No) Program and California-based BYD “Build Your Dreams” stands ready to help transit agencies navigate the application process.
The Low-No program exists... - February 26, 2021
BYD (Build Your Dreams) announced it has entered into a dealership agreement for its material handling products with Ogden Forklifts, expanding its reach in the American Southeast.
In business for over 60 years serving customers in Georgia, Ogden Forklifts recently acquired Florida Forklifts, giving... - February 25, 2021
New Mexico officials chose California-based BYD (Build Your Dreams) to participate in a statewide purchase agreement that gives transit agencies throughout the Land of Enchantment and the United States the ability to buy American-made BYD coaches and buses.
The vehicles, which comply with strict Buy... - February 19, 2021
BYD (Build Your Dreams) donated BYD Care KN95 and surgical masks, family health packs and cases of hand sanitizer to seven San Diego County, California school districts as part of the company’s commitment to keeping Californians safe during the global coronavirus pandemic.
Receiving the donations... - February 11, 2021
BYD (Build Your Dreams) announced it will build battery-electric buses for the Woods Hole, Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket Steamship Authority. The buses will be built at the company’s U.S. Coach & Bus factory in Lancaster, California.
The Steamship Authority plans to deploy BYD 40-foot... - February 03, 2021
In response to public demand, BYD Care announced the creation of an Amazon storefront, www.amazon.com/bydcare, a one-stop shop where consumers can confidently buy high-quality BYD Care Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), including masks and sanitizers.
Products available at the BYD Care storefront... - January 15, 2021
BYD (Build Your Dreams) announced Tuesday that four U.S. transit services are the inaugural members of the BYD “Million Mile Club” each logging over 1 million service miles with their fleets of zero-emission BYD battery electric buses.
BYD buses have achieved more than 15 million emission-free... - December 31, 2020
BYD Care, one of the world’s largest manufacturers of personal protective equipment (PPE), announced a donation of necessary items, including masks and sanitizer, to the City of El Paso, Texas in an effort to combat the spread of the coronavirus.
BYD donated 50,000 single-use surgical masks, 10,000... - December 23, 2020
470 pure electric buses to serve almost 40 routes and over 300-thousand commuters across the capital of Colombia. - December 20, 2020
BYD Trucks Hard at Work at Four Anheuser-Busch Distribution Centers. - December 10, 2020
High Capacity Single-unit Charger works with any SAE J1772 CCS Type 1 connector - December 03, 2020
As a second wave of COVID-19 is emerging in Africa, Africa Mask Week aims to sustain and increase mask-wearing as a protective measure among populations in Africa. - November 26, 2020
BYD, “Build Your Dreams,” announced the City of Hyattsville, MD, has purchased a BYD 6R Class 6 refuse truck, which will be the first battery-electric, zero-emission vehicle of its kind in the state of Maryland.
The BYD 6R has a 221-kWh battery system and is capable of working an entire... - November 21, 2020
Trucks are being introduced in Los Angeles, with more electric vehicles planned in the U.S. this year - November 19, 2020
BYD (Build Your Dreams) knows that hiring veterans is a good business practice.
BYD knows what veterans bring to the table - leadership skills, a mission-driven attitude, and they work well under pressure. They also bring critical “soft skills” valued by employers, including people skills,... - November 12, 2020
Marsh, CDAX and Flexport to provide risk management, financial and logistics services to buyers. - November 01, 2020
BYD, “Build Your Dreams” announced Thursday the donation of a clean energy electric BYD forklift and two electric pallet jacks to the AV Dream Center, a food bank serving northern Los Angeles County.
The company, known for its unique blue-painted vehicles, donated an emission-free electric... - October 31, 2020
BYD (Build Your Dreams) announced the delivery of two American-made battery-electric K9S buses to the Macon-Bibb County Transit Authority (MTA).
The highly reliable and safe K9S 35-ft electric bus equipped with a 266kWh iron phosphate battery and can be fully charged in 3 to 4 hours. The buses will... - October 23, 2020
BYD (Build Your Dreams) announced Tuesday the City of Ocala, Florida will add five Class 8 battery-electric refuse trucks to its fleet, making it one of the first cities in Florida to adopt BYD’s innovative zero-emission technology. The trucks will be assembled in the United States with union labor.
The... - October 15, 2020
BYD North America announced Tuesday it has delivered four American-made battery-electric K7M buses to the City of Columbia, Missouri’s transit agency Go COMO.
BYD’s nimble, state-of-the art zero-emission 30-foot K7M battery electric buses, manufactured in the United States, are perfect for... - October 08, 2020
BYD announced Monday its participation in a statewide contract will allow American transit agencies to leverage California’s purchase power to buy U.S.-built zero-emission BYD battery-electric motor coaches, made by union employees in Lancaster, California.
The state selected three models for... - September 02, 2020
BYD (Build Your Dreams) delivered the first electric bus fleet for public transport in the Caribbean, opening up an exciting new chapter in the region’s efforts to tackle climate change.
The Barbados Transport Board recently received 33 BYD battery-electric buses and two more of the 30-foot buses... - August 26, 2020
With a shared sense of community, BYD (Build Your Dreams) and the Antelope Valley Transit Authority (AVTA) have partnered to support the region’s youth with a $10,000 sponsorship of the annual Kiwanis Junior Livestock Auction.
BYD and AVTA are each contributing $5,000 toward the sponsorship to... - August 22, 2020
As part of Spain’s largest-ever electric bus order, BYD, the world’s leading electric bus manufacturer, will supply 30 40-foot pure electric buses for public transportation operations in Madrid, the Municipal Transport Company of Madrid, (EMT Madrid) announced.
The announcement in the Spanish... - August 20, 2020
BYD (Build Your Dreams) announced it delivered three more K7M buses to the Kansas City International Airport (KCI), the first in the nation to use battery-electric buses to serve its passengers.
The 30-foot K7M buses will serve as parking lot shuttles, bringing passengers to the airport terminals. The... - August 14, 2020
Red Hook Terminals has ordered a fleet of ten BYD 8Y all-electric yard tractors, from BYD’s local truck dealer, Hudson County Motors. This zero-emission fleet will be deployed at Red Hook Terminal’s intermodal yard in Port Newark, NJ, and will be the largest fleet of heavy-duty electric trucks... - August 08, 2020
FDA-certified masks will go to students, teachers and administrators. - August 01, 2020
BYD (Build Your Dreams) announced Tuesday its customers’ battery-electric buses have logged a U.S. record 13 million miles of zero-emission operations, in the process saving over 16,000 metric tons of greenhouse gas emissions.
More than 50 customers across the United States are operating U.S. - July 31, 2020
Partners to Present at 37th Annual International Battery Seminar and Exhibit - July 29, 2020
With a goal of helping create a skilled workforce for the growing zero emission transportation sector, BYD and the Antelope Valley Transit Authority announced they have established a program endowment in perpetuity with the Antelope Valley College Foundation.
Each partner provided $5,000 toward the... - July 26, 2020
Hudson County Motors and BYD announced today that they will provide the first all-electric refuse trucks on the US East Coast capable of working an entire route. These five all-electric rear loader collection trucks will go to work on normal daily collection routes, providing regular zero-emission collection... - July 25, 2020
Meeting the new realities of mass transit head on with innovation and high tech. - July 17, 2020
For the third straight year, BYD (Build Your Dreams) is supporting women’s career development in the transportation sector by endowing a $5,000 scholarship through the WTS (Women’s Transportation Seminar) – L.A. chapter.
BYD proudly backs WTS-LA, a leader in supporting and mentoring... - July 16, 2020
New EV series is BYD’s flagship offering for the global luxury sedan segment. - July 16, 2020
Vy Buss orders 55 emission-free battery-electric buses for its fleet. - July 04, 2020
BYD (Build Your Dreams) announced it has delivered U.S.-Built battery-electric K7M buses to Transit Services of Frederick County, Maryland. (TransIT).
The narrow streets of Frederick, which are lined with historic brick buildings, a notable region of colonial United States, are a perfect fit for BYD’s... - July 03, 2020
Latin America’s largest fleet of zero-emission buses just got bigger as Santiago’s RED system added 150 BYD buses to Chile’s public transport system.
The buses will run along Avenida Bernardo O'Higgins, the historic central avenue in the Chilean capital and will be operated by Metbus.
With... - July 02, 2020