Monthly Archives: November 2011

Custom to supply 20 artics to ACTION

Custom and Scania have recently won and signed tender contracts to supply ACTION buses, 20 Scania ‘Euro 5’ CB80 Artic easy access articulated buses.

The new buses due to be delivered between 2012 and March 2013 will replace the existing articulated buses in the ACTION fleet. ACTION Buses Strategic Fleet and Capital Projects Richard Matto, says that ‘the Scania articulated buses will replace the oldest of the 33 Renault bendy buses which Action has had in service for 23 years. The remaining 13 will be replaced at a later date’

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Host employer of the year

Custom recently collected ‘Host Employer of the Year 2011’ awarded by South West Connect.











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ACTION entries for the Custom bus competition

More great photos for the Custom photo competition, both entries of Canberra ACTION buses.

It’s a vote to win competition, so leave your comment in the reply filed below on which bus should win.

Custom bodied Scania CNG ACTION bus travelling Commonwealth Avenue by Robert-John Tokaji.

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Iveco Custom SB50 Bus Auction

For the last 6 years the Bus Industry Confederation (BIC) has run the Big Arvo Out featuring a bus auction, with all proceeds raised assisting the bus industry’s representation inCanberra. The Bus Auction funds over the last 5 years have provided a significant financial boost in the running of national campaigns.

This year it was the Iveco Custom SB50 school bus auctioned at the recent BIC conference in Fiji. After serious bidding the bus was purchased by Punchbowl Bus & Co – congratulations to Steve Scott Jnr and Punchbowl Bus, another new generation Custom bus for your fleet!

Custom would like to thank Iveco and the following suppliers for their assistance, time, materials and energy enabling us to participate in this fundraising event.

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Stuart Molloy photo competition entries

More great photos for the Custom photo competition, this time from Stuart Molloy. Want Stuart to win the Custom photo competition, leave your comment and vote in the space below by January 12th 2012.

Custom CB80 displaying STA colours at the recent NSWBUS bus show









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