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Trial run of road train in GenSan a go

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/07 November) — It’s all systems go for the trial run here of the Department of Science and Technology’s (DOST) innovative “40-meter train-like bus” dubbed Hybrid Electric Road Train (HERT). City Councilor Dominador Lagare Jr., chair of the city council’s committee on transportation, said Tuesday they expect the road train to start […]

DOST’s hybrid train coming to GenSan in September

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 26 July) – The city government is preparing for the deployment here later next month of the Department of Science and Technology’s (DOST) locally-developed “40-meter train-like bus” dubbed Hybrid Electric Road Train (HERT). City Councilor Dominador Lagare Jr., chair of the city council’s committee on transportation, said they received confirmation […]

GenSan wants DOST’s electric ‘train’ to help ease traffic

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 15 March) – In a bid to ease the city’s traffic problems, officials are pushing for the temporary deployment here of the Department of Science and Technology’s (DOST) innovative Hybrid Electric Road Train (HERT), a “40-meter long train-like bus.” City Councilor Dominador Lagare Jr., chair of the city council’s committee […]