Bus Maintenance and Repair Council Summer Meeting
BWI Airport Marriott, Linthicum, MD, United States

The Bus Maintenance and Repair Council (BusMARC) was created in 2016 and is a new program of the American Bus Association. Currently, the leadership, structure and program activities of the Council are being developed to meet the needs of ABA's bus operator members and address the need for continuing maintenance education and compliance training as well as provide a new venue for equipment, parts and service providers to interact with the bus industry.

Housing:

BWI Airport Marriott
Linthicum, MD
Book by 5/29/17 to ensure rate and room availability
Rate: $169/night

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Schedule:

Tuesday, June 13

5 - 7:30 p.m. Trailways Maintenance Meeting

Wednesday, June 14

7 a.m. - 5 p.m. Registration Open
12:30 - 1:30 p.m. Lunch
1:30 - 2:30 p.m. Opening General Session
2:30 - 3:30 p.m. OEM Roundtables - Prevost, ABC, MCI
3:30 - 4:30 p.m. Roundtables - Recruitment, Mechanic Qualifications, Technician Retention, Continuing Education
3:30 - 4:30 p.m. FMCSA Motorcoach Fire Study Presentation
4:30 - 5:30 p.m. Package on the Dash - New Technologies
4:30 - 5:30 p.m. Tire Maintenance Best Practices

Thursday, June 15

Breakfast (on your own)
7 - 9 a.m. Registration Open
8 - 9 a.m. Gather for Transportation to Offsite Visits - Gunther Charters

1344c West Nursery Road
Lithicum, MD 21090
8:30 - 8:45 a.m. Travel to Offsite Facility
8:45 - 9:30 a.m. Facility Tour
9:30 a.m. - 10:30 am Education Session - Electronic DVIR and Inspection Demonstration
10:30 - Noon Travel to Facility - Volvo Engine Plant

7474 Shipley Ave./P.O. Box 348 Lot C
Hanover, MD 21076
12 - 1 p.m. Lunch and Overview Presentation
1 - 3:30 p.m. Facility Tour
3:30 - 4:30 p.m. Education Session
4:30 - 5:30 p.m. Return to BWI Airport Marriott

Registration:

Registration is closed for this event.