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Transdev Awarded Bus Contract Renewal in Denver, CO

Transdev, formerly called Veolia Transportation, was awarded a renewal of its contract to operate a major portion of the bus service provided by the Denver Regional Transportation District (RTD). Under this renewed contract, Transdev will continue to provide bus operations and maintenance services to approximately 7.5 million passengers annually, with 325 employees and deploying 107 buses. The contract has a three-year term and two (one-year) options.
“We have proudly served Denver RTD since 2006 and look forward to another five years. We especially thank Bruce Abel, Assistant General Manager at the RTD; Carolyn Conover, Senior Manager of Contracted Services; Greg Smith, Manager of Competitive Services and their team for their ongoing support and vote of confidence,” said Ron Bushman, Transdev’s Regional Vice President responsible for overseeing this contract.
Larry Tenenholz will continue to serve as Transdev’s General Manager to the Denver RTD in this large and complex contract. Larry and his team will continue their strong focus on safety, maintenance, customer service, and driver relations to ensure continuity of the service quality to which Denver RTD has grown accustomed.
Bushman added, “We look forward to continuing our track record of quality performance and continuing to work in true partnership with Denver RTD.”

Transdev North America is the largest private sector operator of multiple modes of transit in North America, providing bus, rail, paratransit, shuttle, sedan and taxi services. We manage over 200 transportation contracts for cities, transit authorities and airports, providing safe and sustainable mobility solutions. Our mission is to improve public transportation, to enhance quality of life and combat global warming.

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