Congratulations to our friends at New Flyer on the grand opening of their Ontario facility today! We were able to take a tour of the building and see the New Flyer crew in action as they worked their magic. We thought you’d enjoy this look behind the scenes at the event. Photos and captions courtesy of Wendy Williams.
You can read more about the grand opening on Metro’s The Source.
Local dignitaries and community leaders gathered to celebrate the launch of New Flyer’s final assembly facility in Ontario
Mayor pro tem of Ontario, Omnitrans BOD chair, Alan Wapner, welcomes New Flyer, and 50 employees/jobs to the city.
An sbX vehicle was on display during the New Flyer facilities tour.
The Omnitrans maintenance team touring the New Flyer Ontario facility
New Flyer employees installing seating components.
New Flyer employees pose after a seat installation
Buses arrive “empty” without seats and stanchions.
The New Flyer water test area, where buses are checked for leaks
Omnitrans Director of Maintenance Jack Dooley with with New Flyer team members
Priority seating area on an LA metro bus.
Additional photos added 4/3/2014
courtesy of New Flyer: