From September, new blue buses will operate in Tbilisi thanks to the agreement signed with one of the leading international providers of commercial vehicles the Man Truck and Bus AG Company.
As an entity engaged in the tender has announced, German company has been selected as a tender winner company. The tender is carried by European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD).
INVECO and Solaris were competitors of MAN on the second stage. CNG powered MAN busses are in line of European standards and they are completely fitted to the needs of disabled persons.
Vehicles and busses of German company MAN are very popular around the whole world. The company is the leader of the mentioned sphere.
European Bank has allocated a loan of 27 million EUR to Tbilisi Municipality for acquisition of buses, while the additional grant of 7 million has been allocated by fund E5P, under the management of EBRD.