On December 20th, the 20th anniversary of Macao’s return to the motherland, she presents a glorious chapter on successful practice of “One Country, Two Systems” with Macao characteristics to the world, in a new posture of vitality, stability and peace.
In Macao, Higer Bus’s market ownership has exceeded 700 vehicles, ranking second among Chinese bus brands, enjoying a high brand recognition and reputation locally. It mainly serves city bus market, tourist transfer and driving school, dominated by the models of 9m, 10m and 11m on the city bus market, 9m and 10m coaches on the tourism market, as well as medium-sized buses for the driving school training vehicles.
On October 24, 2018, the world-renowned Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge was officially opened to traffic, and the world was exhilarated for it! One bridge flies across three regions, turning the natural moat into a thoroughfare, and opening up wider space for development in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area. Scania-Higer luxury coaches shuttle among Zhuhai, Hong Kong and Macao, whilst Higer Bus also gives impetus to building a new transport pattern of Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area, as the only domestic bus manufacturer providing shuttle bus service for the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge.
In 2016, aiming at satisfying rigid city bus demands in the section between the Macao North District adjacent to barrier gate and the gambling-concentrated Cotai District, enhancing bus operation efficiency and passenger experience, Transmac-Transportes Urbanos De Macau, S.A.R.L. purchased 40 three-door Higer city buses to put into operation, and the three-door city buses won universal applauses from local citizens, by virtue of beautiful appearance, interior decoration and super large compartment space. In the industry, this is the first low-entrance three-door bus that Higer specially tailor-made for the Macao city bus market; passengers get on from the front door and get off from the middle and rear door, and are attracted to naturally move to the rear of bus, hence more effectively leveraging the compartment space. During peak hours, it can also guide passengers to get on the bus from the middle door, so as to reduce the time of getting on the bus, improve efficiency of getting on and off, and enhance public travel experience of passengers.
Thanks to such focus on customer demand and passenger experience, continuous improvement of vehicle comfort, as well as R&D original purpose of truly assisting customers to enhance operational efficiency, Transmac-Transportes Urbanos De Macau, S.A.R.L. become the most loyal partners to Higer Bus. Nowadays, Transmac-Transportes Urbanos De Macau, S.A.R.L. has purchased more than 500 Higer buses, and Higer Bus, as one of the most beautiful scenery on Macao streets, has made vigorous contributions to raise the public travel in Macao.
In 2018, XIN KANG HUA AUTO PARTS & MOTOR SERVICES LTD purchased three 10-meter range-extended electric coaches from Higer, for transferring tourists to the hotel, one of which is subject to mobile departure mode. The bus departs from the parking lot to the Departure Station at about 4:30 am every day, starts operation at 6:00 am, whereas the last one departs at 12:00 pm, knocks off and returns to the parking lot at about 1:30 am the next day, changing the driver non-stop in between, and running about 20 hours throughout the day; under such harsh and long-lasting operational conditions, Higer Bus still shows outstanding performance, in terms of not only energy-saving, environmental protection, zero emissions, but also stable and reliable dispatching rate, called the “Model Worker” in bus industry by customers.
On the driving school training vehicle market, Higer Bus is specialized in developing and designing training vehicles for teaching purpose; its reliable performance, excellent quality and beautiful auto appearance are recognized by more and more driving schools such as Asian Driving School, Hengfeng Driving School and so forth.
From drifting wanderer to prosperous lotus, Macao full of vicissitudes has ushered in a panorama of fastest economic growth and largest improvement of people’s livelihood in the history. During the course of great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation, Higer Bus will further endeavor to boost Macao to draw a new blueprint for transportation in the new era, and jointly share dignity and glory of the great motherland.