22 Oct, 01:47AM in sunny Singapore!

Miscellaneous Topics on Buses (Part 2)

Subscribe to Miscellaneous Topics on Buses (Part 2) 644 posts

Please Login or Signup to reply.
  • array88's Avatar
    1,375 posts since May '14
    • Originally posted by TIB987K:

      City Direct 665 will be transferred to Tower Transit from 12 October 2017.

      Posters are pasted on bus stops pole information panels.

      SMB3002K spotted training on City Direct 665 route, opposite Sri Siva Krishna Temple.

      So maybe the routes are not tendered out based on cost, after all? Otherwise we will see SMRT operating all these routes...

  • Bryanlisa668's Avatar
    4 posts since Oct '17
    • Binary option trade!!! Are you interested in binary option trade? Or have you been having problems in earning?or are you new in trading? It's possible for you to be getting up to $13,000 in 7days

      Here are possible earning in 7days.

      Possible return 

      $200 to $2500 in 7days

      $300 to $3500 in 7days

      $400 to $4500 in 7days

      $500 to $5500 in 7days

      $600 to $6500 in 7days

      $700 to $7500 in 7days

      For more info contact me via Facebook :Bryan Lisa or email :[email protected]

  • carbikebus's Avatar
    20,015 posts since Nov '03
    • Originally posted by array88:

      So maybe the routes are not tendered out based on cost, after all? Otherwise we will see SMRT operating all these routes...

      Based on mileage 

  • AJQZC's Avatar
    1,011 posts since Sep '08
    • 1000th post.

      It's been 9 years since I first started posting. Much has changed since -- the public transport landscape, planning of new routes / new buses, and not to forget different forumers. 

      There had been rough times. Crowded buses, MRT breakdowns, BCM confusion during change of operators, fare hikes etc. There are also good occasions with better route introductions and improving MRT-bus connections. It is reported that an important phase of route rationalisation will take place next year, hopefully it will bring about reasonable and optimized changes to operations.

      As bus enthusiasts, we shall continue to play our part on the ground to observe deployment and commute patterns, connect with communities and grassroots and gather feedback to PTOs such that they will be aware of changes and adjust operations accordingly.

      Things will continue to change, as population rises, new towns are developed, new forms of transport technology emerge (both public and private), the economy restructures, SG public transport has to continuously evolve to meet the changing demands of the time, or become obsolete and subjected to public distrust.

      Hope the best for the future. ~ icon_smile.gif

      Edited by AJQZC 08 Oct `17, 11:50PM
  • carbikebus's Avatar
    20,015 posts since Nov '03
  • array88's Avatar
    1,375 posts since May '14
    • Originally posted by carbikebus:

      I think SMRT Lush green Citaros will debut on svc 110,807 & 860 extension.

      True, but hope they won't spam 110 and 807 with majority SDs...

  • SMB145B's Avatar
    2,234 posts since Dec '12
    • Originally posted by array88:

      True, but hope they won't spam 110 and 807 with majority SDs...

      110 with so many rigids is going to end up like 27 or the old 858.

  • TIB 585L's Avatar
    9,117 posts since Apr '11
    • Citaro and airport svc doesnt match, the space is narrow and the capacity is lesser than a MAN or KUB iirc

  • carbikebus's Avatar
    20,015 posts since Nov '03
    • Originally posted by TIB 585L:

      Citaro and airport svc doesnt match, the space is narrow and the capacity is lesser than a MAN or KUB iirc

      Citaro hmmm...unless its a retuned one or the SMB ZF 

    • In future,Common fleet in Airport is Citaro and a bit of A24...other than that is considered cameos

  • CZT's Avatar
    451 posts since Jun '16
    • Originally posted by carbikebus:

      In future,Common fleet in Airport is Citaro and a bit of A24...other than that is considered cameos

      oh yah talking abt airport services, have u seen OC entering airport b4?

  • carbikebus's Avatar
    20,015 posts since Nov '03
    • Originally posted by CZT:

      oh yah talking abt airport services, have u seen OC entering airport b4?

      Wldep time also seen already..

    • Originally posted by TIB 585L:

      Citaro and airport svc doesnt match, the space is narrow and the capacity is lesser than a MAN or KUB iirc

      Seating wise all almost the same,Standing wise the KUB win by slight margin..A22 also can’t take more standing pax also but definitely more than Citaro 

  • SMB315C's Avatar
    1,933 posts since Sep '14
    • SV807 PM Peak fleet for today (Monday 16102017) [100% WAB]

      Fleet: 21 buses (11 SD + 10 DD)

      1036D 1362J 1363G 1366Z 1384X 1402C 1430X 1469K 1611R 1691L 1696Z

      3586S 3590D 3606T 5027B 5700T 5748G 5749D 5750Z 5790H 5795U 

      Sequence (Partial):
      1363G > 5790H > 1366Z & 1469K > 3586S > 5027B > 1384X > 5795U & 5749D & 1402C > 5700T > 5748G > 5750Z & 1696Z1691L & 1611R & 3606T > 1362J > 3590D > 1363G

      Edited by SMB315C 17 Oct `17, 11:47PM
  • TIB 585L's Avatar
    9,117 posts since Apr '11
    • Originally posted by SMB315C:

      SV807 PM Peak fleet for today (Monday 16102017) [100% WAB]

      Fleet: 19 buses (9 SD + 10 DD)

      1362J 1363G 1366Z 1384X 1402C 1469K 1611R 1691L 1696Z

      3586S 3590D 3606T 5027B 5700T 5748G 5749D 5750Z 5790H 5795U 

      Sequence:
      1363G > 5790H > 1366Z & 1469K > 3586S > 5027B > 1384X > 5795U & 5749D & 1402C > 5700T > 5748G > 5750Z & 1696Z1691L & 1611R & 3606T > 1362J > 3590D > 1363G


      807 is like the former 860 in terms of fleet lol

  • A22 fan's Avatar
    137 posts since Jul '17
  • AntiDennisLance's Avatar
    1,055 posts since Jul '03
    • Originally posted by TIB 585L:


      807 is like the former 860 in terms of fleet lol

      While the 860 now is like 855.

  • SMB1368T's Avatar
    1,078 posts since Mar '16
    • Regarding the Seletar Line posted a while ago, I have a feeling it would go to these areas from Serangoon North onwards:

      Serangoon Gardens

      Lorong Chuan

      Woodleigh

      Upper Aljunied 

      Mattar

      Aljunied

      Guillemard

      Mountbatten 

      Katong Park

      Edited by SMB1368T 19 Oct `17, 6:50AM
  • carbikebus's Avatar
    20,015 posts since Nov '03
    • Overheard some SMRT officers say some Citaro might be transfer to WLDEP.

      Edited by carbikebus 20 Oct `17, 12:20PM
Please Login or Signup to reply.