Category Archives: road train

GenSan officials eye DOST’s road train for mass transport system

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/17 November) — City officials are looking at the Department of Science and Technology’s (DOST) innovative “train-like bus” dubbed Hybrid Electric Road Train (HERT) as a viable option for the city’s planned mass transportation system. City Councilor Shandee Llido-Pestano said Friday the city government could utilize the road train as alternative mode of public […]

DOST’s road train makes maiden demo run in GenSan

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/15 November) — The Department of Science and Technology’s (DOST) innovative “train-like bus” dubbed Hybrid Electric Road Train (HERT) made its maiden demonstration run on Wednesday morning in major roads here. Dominador Lagare Jr., chair of the city council’s committee on transportation, said the initial road test is part of the ongoing preparations for the […]

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 […]