Electric or pneumatic mechanism?

Ventura Systems electric vs. pneumatic door systems

Electric propulsion has become an integral part of public transport and is
slowly becoming the new standard for buses and coaches around the world.
But what is the leading technology when it comes to mechanisms for door
systems? Is it pneumatic or electric?

Retrospec: Bustec Forum 2024

EV Motors Japan F8 Series 4 (Electric Bus)

Ventura Systems Japan was present at the 2024 Bustec Forum in Osaka. It was a fantastic networking opportunity, featuring a wide range of electric buses to test, all in a beautiful location. Lets take a look closer at the event.

Retrospec: Mobility Move 24

Moiblity Move Berlin expo

We look back on a successful first edition of Mobility Move, formerly known as ElekBu. The largest conference and trade fair for public road transport in Germany was held in Berlin from 6 to 7 March. The event was attended by 1,400 professionals and featured an exhibition area with 90 exhibitors and 20 electric vehicles, including Ventura Systems as a long-time contributor to the show.

Event calendar 2024

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We are back in full force in 2024! Our door systems are all over the world, and so are we. Just like last year, you can meet our colleagues at the biggest events in urban transport. Join us during these events to see our latest innovations, share knowledge over a cup of coffee and expand your network.

Office move for Ventura Systems Germany

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In March 2002 we opened our German office in the centre of Fritzlar with the aim of supporting international bus manufacturers and transport companies in the region of Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Poland. Since then our team has grown to include two Account Managers, a Product Manager, a Consultant and an R&D Engineer. To better accommodate the team and reduce travel time, the office has moved from Fritzlar to Kassel.

Retrospec: Busworld, APTA Expo & JMS

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It has been a busy exhibition season this year, with three of the world’s largest mobility shows in the same month. After a big number of exhibitions were cancelled or postponed in recent years due to COVID, it was clear that for the first time it was possible to organise events of this scale. The atmosphere at each show was positive and forward-looking. Read more…

Consman appointed as service partner for Spain

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On Tuesday September 26th we officially appointed Consman as our service partner for Spain. By appointing Consman as our service partner, we will be able to respond even faster to service and parts requests in the region for our door systems from both bus manufacturers (OEMs) and end customers (operators). With the addition of Consman, Ventura’s service network spreads across […]

Launch new door system concept at Busworld

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A new door system concept Brussels will be the podium for the launch of our new door system concept. With a new approach to door movement and sealing properties, the concept introduces the next step in driver and passenger comfort. The new concept reduces the number of wearing parts compared to conventional door systems and […]

Ventura door systems give Oslo access to zero-emission public transport

Solaris Urbino 18.75 electric bus in Oslo

By the end of 2023, public transport in Oslo will be virtually emission-free. Buses, subways, trams and boats will be powered by electricity. Oslo is set to reach its goal of emission-free public transport five years earlier than planned. This is a result of the way Ruter, as a public transport authority, has adapted its […]