New Bus for London - final procurement price

Meeting: 
MQT on 2013-05-22
Session date: 
May 22, 2013
Reference: 
2013/1287
Question By: 
Stephen Knight
Organisation: 
Liberal Democrats
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

Can you confirm that the cost of including a diesel particulate filter in the exhaust system of your new bus for London from 2014 - required to meet the tighter Euro VI engine standard - was factored into the fixed price deal agreed with Wrightbus Limited?

Answer

Answer for New Bus for London - final procurement price

Answer for New Bus for London - final procurement price

Answered By: 
The Mayor

Yes, the exhaust after-treatment system, which will incorporate both a diesel particulate filter and a selective-catalytic reduction system, is part of the Euro 6 engine package and the costs are already included in the contract price.