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Bird's Eye View

Bird's Eye View

Podcast

In this dynamic podcast, we will cover everything bus-related from the perspective of an industry leading school bus manufacturer.

The Bird’s Eye View podcast is hosted by a team of knowledgeable Blue Bird personalities who explore a variety of critical topics through engaging interviews with our guests. Episodes provide in-depth looks at issues ranging from bus fleet management, the impact of different fuel types, to the challenges posed by weather conditions, the importance of safety in bus operations, nuances of managing mixed fleets, and the specific fuel usage strategies within the sector. Additionally, it shines a spotlight on the vital roles of drivers and mechanics.

Our podcast offers insights that are valuable for industry professionals and enthusiasts alike.

Episodes

Propane School Buses: Propane Infrastructure

Blue Bird’s Alternative Fuels Team discuss propane infrastructure, including scalability, fuel management, safety, price stability, installation, and more. They also explore the simplicity and customizability ...
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Propane and Electric School Buses: A Symbiotic Relationship

Blue Bird’s Alternative Power Team is joined by ROUSH CleanTech Vice President of Sales, Ryan Zic, to compare and contrast propane and electric school buses ...
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Propane School Buses: Propane 101

Blue Bird’s Alternative Fuels Team are joined by Ryan Zic from ROUSH CleanTech to discuss the basics of the fuel, what makes “clean,” how it ...
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Electric School Buses: Grant Funding

Albert and Andy from the Blue Bird EV team sit down with Lauren, Blue Bird Grants Manager, to discuss state and federal funding for electric ...
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Electric School Bus Operation

Albert Burleigh and Lauren Beaty discuss electric school bus operation, including a comparison to operating an ICE bus, features such as regenerative braking and hill ...
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Electric School Buses: Infrastructure and Charging

Albert Burleigh and Lauren Beaty are joined by Luke Nolan from InCharge Energy to discuss initial steps for implementing charging infrastructure, charge and load management, ...
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Electric School Buses: Cold Weather Operation

Albert and Lauren discuss the technology behind Blue Bird electric school buses that allows for optimal performance in cold weather, answer FAQs, explain preconditioning and ...
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Electric School Buses: Big Picture

Albert Burleigh and Lauren Beaty are joined by Andy Moore to discuss the big picture of electric school buses, including the growth of the EV ...
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Guest Consideration

We are always looking for guests on our podcast. We do recommend that you watch a couple of episodes to get a feel for the style and type of content we normally cover. We look forward to reading your submission for consideration!

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THIS is what Blue Bird is all about!
Lucas is a huge school bus fan, so he and his family made their way to #STNExpo from Guatemala after reading about the tradeshow online. Moments like this remind us why we come to work everyday with children's safety as our number one goal. Welcome to the #BluebirdFamily, Lucas; we love your enthusiasm for all things school bus, and had a great time hanging out with you this week!
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THIS is what Blue Bird is all about!
Lucas is a huge school bus fan, so he and his family made their way to #STNExpo from Guatemala after reading about the tradeshow online. Moments like this remind us why we come to work everyday with childrens safety as our number one goal. Welcome to the #BlueBirdFamily, Lucas; we love your enthusiasm for all things school bus, and had a great time hanging out with you this week!Image attachmentImage attachment+1Image attachment

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It's about Children's safety.

Can we see some inside pictures

I love this!

Meet our new Intern!

Christofer Clisham is a Chassis Design Engineer Intern at Blue Bird. He is from Saline, Michigan and is going to Graduate School for Mechanical Engineering. In his free time he enjoys running, playing volleyball, and traveling. Christofer is excited to learn what it’s like working in a production facility with experienced engineers.

We will be posting more about our Interns in the following weeks.
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Meet our new Intern!

Christofer Clisham is a Chassis Design Engineer Intern at Blue Bird. He is from Saline, Michigan and is going to Graduate School for Mechanical Engineering. In his free time he enjoys running, playing volleyball, and traveling. Christofer is excited to learn what it’s like working in a production facility with experienced engineers. 

We will be posting more about our Interns in the following weeks.

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Hi, Christopher. Best wishes on your internship!

We are excited to be here at #STNExpoReno in Nevada! The Blue Bird team met with student transportation professionals from across the country at the Transportation Director summit, and is gearing up for #greenbussummit and the #STNExpo Trade Show.

We look forward to more engaging and informational sessions and conversations this week. If you were not able to make it, check out our Instagram and Facebook stories for live updates!
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We are excited to be here at #STNExpoReno in Nevada! The Blue Bird team met with student transportation professionals from across the country at the Transportation Director summit, and is gearing up for #GreenBusSummit and the #STNExpo Trade Show.

We look forward to more engaging and informational sessions and conversations this week. If you were not able to make it, check out our Instagram and Facebook stories for live updates!
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