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Singapore Bus Records
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Singapore Bus Records
Buses
SMRT Buses/Trans Island Bus Services
TIB425R & TIB426M: Demonstrator for Mercedes-Benz O405 Hispano Carrocera
TIB488J: Only Mercedes-Benz O405 Hispano Carrocera OAC with overhead air-conditioning pod
TIB562C: First Scania Strider to be fully refurbished
TIB572Z: First bus in SMRT fleet to receive Alux rims
TIB597C: Only bus in SMRT to have Coolair EDS
TIB612S: Only Mercedes-Benz O405 Hispano Carrocera with 4 extra seats at standee area
TIB700X: Only DAF with Hispano front due to an accident.
TIB707C: First DAF to be fully refurbished
TIB792E: Only Mercedes-Benz O405 Hispano Carrocera CAC to have it's windows converted to OAC spec.
TIB832Z: Last Mercedes-Benz O405 Hispano Carrocera in SMRT's/TIBS's fleet
TIB833X - First bus in Singapore to have a zero-step entry
TIB838H: F1RST bendy bus in Singapore and also F1RST bus to be air-flown from Spain
TIB840A: First ELBO to be fully refurbished in August 2010
TIB861P: First Mercedes-Benz O405G Hispano Carrocera Mark I to be fully refurbished
TIB890E: Only public bus in Singapore to be installed with headrests
TIB905Y: Demonstrator for Hino HS3KRKK Volgren-bodies buses
TIB916R: Only bus in SMRT to have the characters in its registiration number plate bolded
TIB939A: Modified Hispano front due to accident. Since been replaced with standard Dennis front in 2007.
TIB986P: First Mercedes-Benz O405G Hispano Carrocera Mark II to be fully refurbished
TIB994P: Only Mercedes-Benz O405G Hispano Carrocera Mark II to be installed with LAWO-SICMA EDS
TIB999B: Only Mercedes-Benz O405G Hispano Carrocera Mark II to have Mark I-type wing mirrors
TIB1000B: Only Mercedes-Benz O405G Hispano Carrocera Mark II to be installed with MobiLED EDS other than TIB986P
TIB1010Y: Only Dennis Lance to be installed with LAWO Benefit EDS
TIB1034D: First bus in SMRT to be fitted with a Hanover EDS unit in 2006
TIB1105H: First bendy bus to be revived after a freak fire and first Mercedes-Benz O405G Hispano Carrocera Habit to be fully refurbished
TIB1148J & TIB1238H: Only Habits to have 3-piece front windscreen
TIB1191H: Only Mercedes-Benz O405G Volgren left with the original Transit Media flipdot EDS
TIB1197S: First Mercedes-Benz O405G Volgren to be installed with new PVC seat covers
TIB1257C (formerly registered as CSS310U): Only Dennis Lance in CSS's fleet. This is also the last bus registered under the TIB series.

SMB1H: Demonstrator for Mercedes Benz OC500LE Gemilang, F1RST Euro V WAB in S.E.Asia and F1RST bus to be acquired by SMRT after merger with TIBS
SMB20C: First OC to have its rims to be painted silver
SMB91Y: First OC to have its rims to be painted black
SMB135E (now registered as PC194T): First MIC public bus to be acquired by a Singapore PTO
SMB136C: F1RST 100% low floor Euro V bus in S.E.Asia and also F1RST Citaro to feature a full body ad
SMB138Y: First MAN bus to be bought by SMRT and features plug-sliding doors.
SMB139U: First Production Batch Citaro in SMRT's fleet
SMB148T: Only SMRT Citaro to be fitted with a Voith transmission (others are fitted with a ZF transmission)
Singapore Bus Service/SBS Transit Buses
SBS30C - First and only Reanult unit in SBS (Bodied by Bolton)
SBS73R - First Scania N113CRB to be refurbished
SBS79A - The only Scania N113CRB NAC to have overhead air-conditioning pod installed at its rear
SBS81S - First MAN bus in SBS fleet
SBS138M (now registered as YM4009K, Drug Busters bus by CNB) - Only Mercedes Benz O405 Walter Alexander left in service in Singapore
SBS458P & SBS517C - The 2 Mercedes Benz O405 Duple Metsec OAC used in the N.E Mation 4 Advertisement Campaign (Jan 2010)
SBS468K (now registered as XD2037B, The Molly Bus) - The only Mercedes Benz O405 Duple Metsec still in service in Singapore
SBS876R & SBS877M - The only two Volvo B10M Mk III to have ZF transmission
SBS910A - The only Volvo B10M Mk IV to have a modified interior
SBS997A - Longest rigid bus in Singapore, measuring 14.5m
SBS998Y - Longest bendy bus in S.E.Asia, measuring 18.5m/Only mid-engined bendy bus to be brought into Singapore.
SBS999U - 2nd bendy bus in SBS fleet
SBS1688K - Demonstrator for the Volvo B10BLE Diesel Volgren
SBS1881T - First bus to feature underfloor air-conditioning
SBS2696E, SBS2779A, SBS2812L - Nokia Music Mobile Concept Bus from 2006-2010
SBS2754X - Only Volvo B10M DM3500 with plug exit doors
SBS2779A - Only Volvo B10M DM3500 fitted with a Transit Media EDS unit, but since removed
SBS2837R - HP Concept bus (2009-2010)
SBS2988M - First CNG powered public bus in Singapore
SBS3581X - Only 35xx series to be converted into a CAC
SBS3626B - Last ever rigid NAC bus to be in service in Singapore's public transport history (last day of service on Service 6 on 6 Dec 2008)
SBS6000L - Demonstrator for SBST Mercedes Benz O530 Citaro
SBS6907X - Converted into an office at the National Youth Council
SBS7000E - First Scania double decker bought by SBS
SBS7196Z (re-registered as YL8508R) - Converted into Bobbie the GymBus (2005 -2009), now in Pat's Schoolhouse at Jubilee Rd
SBS7297R (re-registered YM 6115Z) - Converted into an I Love Children bus
SBS7300P - First Wheelchair-Accessible Bus in Singapore
SBS7392Z: Only Volvo B9TL (CDGE) to be fitted with a LECIP EDS unit
SBS7440T - First Volvo B9TL CDGE to be burnt and deregistered
SBS7500D - First Wright-bodied double decker bus in Singapore
SBS7888K - First Scania double decker to be registered in the 21st century for SBST
SBS8000Z - Singapore's first hybrid public bus
SBS8030L - Demonstrator for Volvo B7RLE
SBS 8031J - Second MAN unit for SBST (MAN 18.240 HOCL-NL)
SBS8033D - Demonstrator for the Scania K230UB Gemilang
SBS9168S - Last Leyland Chassis to be built in the world
SBS 9245C (re-registered XB 9695R, and deregistered) - Converted into an EpBus for Espon, then converted to Experience Macau bus, then to Sime Darby bus. Currently its whereabouts missing, but it is believed to be in Malaysia.
SBS9378C - Only Volvo Olympian 3-axle to be fully refurbished
SBS9806J - Only VSO left in SBS Transit's fleet to have fullset rimguards.
SBS9888Y - Ex-Demonstrator for Volvo B10TL
SBS9889U - Demonstrator for Volvo B10TL
Legend
Bold - Bus registration number a.k.a. rego
Italics - Bus is deregistered

Depots
SMRT Buses/Trans Island Bus Services
Ang Mo Kio Depot
- Houses the SMRT Citaro Demonstrator
- Houses the most number of Citaros
- Can accommodate the least number of buses of all the SMRT Buses depot

Kranji Depot
- Houses the Hino Volgrens
- Houses the Zhongtong demonstrator
- Houses the MB OC500LE demonstrator
- Houses the first bendy bus in S.E. Asia

Woodlands Depot
- SMRT Buses' Operations Control Centre
- Can accommodate the most number of buses of all SMRT Buses depot
- Houses the first refurbished Box Bendy
- Houses the first refurbished Habit bendy

... more coming your way!

Please contribute if you know more! Wink

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TIB 0833X, SMB 0091Y, SBS 0998Y, SBS 0999U
Teo Wei Shen
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(25 August 2011, 11:43 PM)SBS8861E Wrote:   Show/Hide

Thanks Smile

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TIB 1197 S
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SBS7392Z is the F1RST CDGE Volvo B9TL to be retrofitted with an EDS. (electronic destination display)

TIB916R is the only bus in SMRT's fleet to have a bolded registration plate number.
"When I fear the sky might fall, and no one will hear my call; I take a breath and see all the strength I need~"
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(26 August 2011, 08:35 PM)Mark4211 Wrote:   Show/Hide

(26 August 2011, 10:31 PM)SBS9057D Wrote:   Show/Hide

Thanks for contributing! Big Grin

Main post updated and +1 rep Tongue
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SMB136C, First Citaro to have an advert

SBS2779A, The Only Mark IV (DM3500) fitted with EDS, but since removed
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Some more...

SBS 0030P - One and only Renault unit ever in SBS/SBST history
SBS 0081S - First MAN unit for SBS (MAN 16.240)
SBS 0138M (re-registered YM 4009K) - Drug Busters bus (by CNB)
SBS 1881T - First bus to feature underfloor a/c
SBS 2696E, SBS 2779A, SBS 2812L - Nokia Music Mobile Bus (Concept Bus, 2006 - 2010)
SBS 3581X - Only 35xx series to become CAC
SBS 3626B - Last ever SD NAC bus to be in service in SG's public transport history (last day of service on Service 6 on 6 Dec 2008)
SBS 6907X - Now an office at the Nat'l Youth Council and parked next to the bus stop
SBS 7000E - First Scania DD (Scania BR112DH w/ East Lancs body) (so that makes 7888 the 2nd Scania DD unit)
SBS 7196Z (re-registered YL 8508R) - Bobbie Gymbus (2005 - 2009), now in Pat's Schoolhouse at Jubilee Rd
SBS 7297R (re-registered YM 6115Z) - I Love Children bus
SBS 8031J - Second MAN unit for SBST (MAN 18.240 HOCL-NL)
SBS 9245C (re-registered XB 9695R) - EpBus (Epson), then converted to Experience Macau bus, then to Sime Darby. Whereabouts missing, but believed to be in Malaysia.

SBS 0458P and SBS 0517C first received red seats as part of the N.E.mation 2010 advertising.
Teo Wei Shen
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TIB1148J is the only Buses with 3-piece Windscreen.
“Every pain gives a lesson, every lessons changes a person.”

Heart-ing 211/212, 001/002, 093/094 as always

R.I.P, TIB1173K. You will be missed. Solely by me.
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(27 August 2011, 01:41 AM)randymegamind Wrote:   Show/Hide

There's one more. TIB 1238H.
Teo Wei Shen
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