BYD (Build Your Dreams) is sharing a new video telling the incredible story of how an electric vehicle manufacturer created the world’s largest PPE face-mask plant.
The plant, created earlier this year, is now running at full capacity and is able to produce 50 million masks per day. This allows... - May 26, 2020
On May 21, BYD and Abriley S.A.,a local distributor for Uruguay and pioneer in Latin American transport electrification, delivered a fleet of 20 BYD 12-meter pure electric buses to CUTCSA, the country’s largest urban public transport operator, in the Uruguayan capital of Montevideo. Dr. Luis Lacalle... - May 23, 2020
In December 2019, the US Congress passed and the President signed into law the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020. While BYD remains strongly opposed to the provisions enacted into the law, they are happy to announce that new guidelines released by the Federal Transit Administration... - May 21, 2020
BYD (Build Your Dreams) Friday issued a warning to its customers to be wary of counterfeit products posing as Personal Protective Equipment manufactured by BYD Precision Electronics.
BYD products are sold exclusively by Global Healthcare Product Solutions, LLC in Los Angeles and no one else. BYD PPE... - May 17, 2020
BYD masks submitted for NIOSH testing passed the physical assessment portion of that testing.
NIOSH found no issues with the quality of the masks, BYD’s production line or manufacturing procedures. During the Underwriters Laboratories inspections in China there were findings related to documentation... - May 15, 2020
BYD SkyRail São Paulo and São Paulo Metro formally signed a contract on April 27th for BYD to provide its SkyRail for the Line 17 (Gold Line) project. This marks BYD’s second major collaborative project in Brazil following the company’s SkyRail line in the city of Salvador.
As... - May 08, 2020
Fortune Global named BYD Chairman Wang Chuanfu to its list of “Most Influential People: Heroes During the Epidemic.”
Other than Chairman Wang, the list includes luminaries and notable figures such as Wuhan Ophthalmologist Li Wenliang, first to sound the alarm about COVID-19; Chris Gregoire,... - April 23, 2020
BYD Motors, LLC., announced it will donate $1 million in medical supplies, including PPEs and hand sanitizer to transit agencies and first responders in the United States and Canada.
The supplies are arriving at various U.S. distributions centers to be closer to those locations where they are needed... - April 16, 2020
BYD (Build Your Dreams) has named Marcela Cabrera Luna Business Development Analyst, Latin America. She will serve at BYD’s North American headquarters in downtown Los Angeles guiding strategy and development of new business in Mexico and Latin America working closely with each team in the region.
A... - March 04, 2020
BYD (Build Your Dreams) has named Samuel Kang, its head of Total Solutions for North America. He will serve at BYD’s North American headquarters in downtown Los Angeles, integrating BYD’s wide range of products from solar power generation to energy storage to heavy duty electric vehicles... - February 28, 2020
BYD announced it completed delivery of two K7M 30-foot battery-electric buses to Anaheim Resort Transportation (ART) in Anaheim, Calif. The buses will help serve ART’s 9 million annual riders, which includes guests of Disneyland and other Anaheim attractions.
Another 40 clean-energy electric BYD... - February 26, 2020
BYD (Build Your Dreams) announced it was honored by the globally-recognized iF Design Awards in the Public Transport category for its 40-foot eBus.
The award specifically recognized BYD’s “Home from Home” design concept, which is the result of careful consideration of the future of... - February 21, 2020
For the first time in its history, electric vehicle manufacturer BYD (Build Your Dreams) will showcase the industry’s only portable 110V Charger at the American Rental Association convention and trade show in Orlando.
BYD offers the only forklifts that can be fully powered using a 110V charger... - February 13, 2020
BYD (Build Your Dreams) announced its new all-electric, zero-emission bus will be on display at the Energy Expo in Miami, Fla. on Feb. 12-13.
In designing the 30-foot K7M-ER, BYD listened to its transit agency customers and made the vehicle 101.6 inches wide, allowing for the placement of a wheelchair... - February 12, 2020
Wiltshire-based bus operator Salisbury Reds, part of the Go South Coast group of companies, has put into service its first pure electric, 100% emissions-free buses; three BYD ADL Enviro200EV single decks. BYD is a global leader in batteries, energy management and electric mobility, while ADL, the UK’s... - February 06, 2020
Electric vehicle manufacturer BYD (Build Your Dreams) announced plans to continue the expansion of its growing North American operations by adding a forklift center in Southern California.
The company will open a 50,000-square-foot facility, including offices, warehouse, and demonstration space, in... - February 04, 2020
BYD (Build Your Dreams) announced the delivery of its first two zero-emission, battery-electric buses to the Toronto Transit Commission (TTC), the largest transit operator in Canada and the third largest transit operator in North America. The bus is part of a total order by the TTC for 10 BYD 40-foot... - January 30, 2020
BYD (Build Your Dreams) announced its American-built K11M 60-foot battery-electric, articulated public transit bus successfully completed the Federal Transit Administration Model Bus Testing Program in Altoona, Pa.
The K11M, which exceeds all Buy America requirements, became the first articulated bus... - January 23, 2020
BYD (Build Your Dreams) announced it will bring three of its battery-electric, zero-emission motorcoaches to the United Motorcoach Association’s annual expo in Nashville, Tenn., being held Jan. 19-23.
BYD will display its 45-foot double-deck C10MS, the largest battery-electric motorcoach in North... - January 20, 2020
BYD (Build Your Dreams) announced it has entered into a dealership agreement for its material handling products with Integrity Lift Services of Livonia.
Integrity Lift Services is a family-owned company serving southeast Michigan, including the greater Detroit area. The company offers material handling... - January 17, 2020
Ex-General Motors China President & MD to aid firm’s leadership in NEVs. - January 15, 2020
BYD (Build Your Dreams) announced Thursday that Long Beach Transit, a longstanding customer, will purchase an additional 14 K9M 40-foot, battery-electric transit buses for its fleet.
Long Beach Transit’s Board of Directors voted to increase the number of BYD buses in its innovative fleet from... - January 13, 2020
BYD announced it delivered its 100th battery-electric truck in the United States. Globally, BYD has delivered more than 12,000 zero-emission electric trucks across all classes.
BYD’s 100th U.S. truck is a second generation BYD 8TT Class 8 Electric Semi that is part of a larger deployment for Anheuser-Busch’s... - January 10, 2020
BYD (Build Your Dreams) North America President Stella Li is joining 10 other executives in the U.S. commercial industry in calling on California Gov. Gavin Newsom to commit to a multi-year investment strategy that accelerates the adoption of zero-emission medium- and heavy-duty vehicles.
In their letter... - January 09, 2020
Holiday travel is a lot greener this season at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) with the addition of two BYD (Build Your Dreams) zero-emission buses.
The two green technology, battery-electric K9M 40-foot buses are part of the airport’s fleet of “terminal-to-terminal”... - December 23, 2019
BYD (Build Your Dreams) announced it produced its 400th bus at its Lancaster, Calif. manufacturing plant.
The 400th bus is a 60-foot articulated K11M model transit bus built for Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA), part of a 20-bus order. The buses will be used to provide transportation for guests traveling... - December 19, 2019
BYD (Build Your Dreams) announced Tuesday that experienced business development executive Aaron Gillmore, formerly at Tesla and SolarCity, has been named Vice President of Truck Business for BYD.
An accomplished business development executive, Gillmore comes to BYD from Tesla, Inc. where he was director... - December 05, 2019
Brewer partners with Nikola Motor Company and BYD to make delivery from brewery to retailer utilizing innovative zero-emission fleet technology. - November 25, 2019
BYD (Build Your Dreams) announced Wednesday at the California Transit Association’s Annual Fall Conference in Monterey that the Los Angeles Department of Transportation ordered 130 of its battery-electric K7M buses, the largest single order in U.S. history to date.
The order is a major milestone... - November 15, 2019
For the fifth year running, BYD (Build Your Dreams) will serve as the headline sponsor for the West Coast’s most high-profile and influential transportation industry event. From November 13-15, the California Transit Association will be holding its 54th Annual Fall Conference & Expo, presented... - November 14, 2019
BYD Company Ltd. (BYD) and Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) announced today that they have signed an agreement to establish a joint company to research and development for battery electric vehicles (BEVs).
The new R&D company, which will work on designing and developing BEVs (including platform)... - November 13, 2019
BYD (Build Your Dreams) does more than just honor veterans. BYD makes it a point to hire them.
BYD is the only battery-electric vehicle manufacturer that has both a union workforce and a Community Benefits Agreement, which includes a commitment to facilitating the entry of veterans into the manufacturing... - November 12, 2019
BYD (Build Your Dreams) will offer its expertise in zero emission transportation technology at the 12th Annual “Airports Going Green” Conference, November 3-6, 2019, in Chicago, IL.
BYD, which is already working with three major airports on zero emission transportation, will have a booth... - November 06, 2019
BYD (Build Your Dreams) announced Julene Paul, a post-graduate student at UCLA who hopes to shape policies to enable people to attain good jobs and achieve better economic outcomes, won the $5,000 Build Your Dream WTS (Women’s Transportation Seminar) – L.A. scholarship.
Paul is completing... - October 31, 2019
GSC Logistics Hauls the First Commercial Cargo with a BYD Electric Semi through the Altamont Pass from Port of Oakland. - October 30, 2019
BYD (Build Your Dreams) will promote zero emission technology at the Fresno Regional Transportation Innovations Summit, serving as a sponsor and displaying its K9S battery-electric bus at the event.
The event showcases the latest in advanced, clean transportation technology and brings together businesses... - October 25, 2019
BYD (Build Your Dreams) will be sponsoring the Valley Industry and Commerce Association (VICA) Business Forecast Conference on Oct. 25 and moderating a panel on transportation.
Thomas Stone, BYD’s Strategic Advisor, SkyRail Technology, will moderate the panel “Transportation: See It Through.”... - October 23, 2019
Anheuser-Busch, BYD (Build Your Dreams), the Center for Transportation and the Environment (CTE), and ENGIE Services U.S. (ENGIE) announced that Anheuser-Busch will be deploying 21 BYD battery electric trucks in their California fleet as part of a state project to showcase economically and environmentally... - October 04, 2019
BYD signs Hudson County Motors as the fully authorized BYD Electric Truck Dealer for the Northern New Jersey Metropolitan Area. - October 02, 2019
BYD’s K11M became the first battery electric transit bus of its size to complete the full 15,000-mile durability test in an impressive 106 days, setting the bar high for all other bus manufacturers. - October 02, 2019
BYD (Build Your Dreams) will unveil two new all-electric, zero-emission vehicles – a new transit bus and a new motor coach - at BusCon 2019, held at the Indianapolis Convention Center in Indianapolis Sept. 23-25.
BYD will display its K7M-ER transit bus and the C9M Motor Coach at BusCon, dubbed... - September 25, 2019
BYD signs historic pact with American Labor Unions to build new factory. - September 18, 2019
BYD’s next generation battery electric tandem axle day cab, the BYD 8TT, will be on display at the Intermodal Association of North American (IANA) Expo in Long Beach, showcasing a design that combines performance, reliability, and driver comfort with clean and quiet zero-emission operation.
The... - September 17, 2019
BYD (Build Your Dreams) made a successful debut at the Concours d’Elegance at Pebble Beach, California, showcasing its innovative battery electric Tang Luxury SUV and hosting a panel discussion on the future of urban transportation.
In addition, two of BYD’s Global Design Directors, Wolfgang... - August 23, 2019
BYD will be hosting a panel on the future of urban mobility at the world-famous Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegence. - August 02, 2019
BYD (Build Your Dreams), SMART Local 105, and Antelope Valley College announced the creation of a manufacturing apprenticeship program, providing crucial job training, especially to underserved populations.
Called the Industrial Manufacturing Technician Apprenticeship, the program will total 16.5 units... - August 01, 2019