Purpose and Goal
IndyGo is constructing three bus rapid transit lines, Red Line Phase I is in operation,13 miles through the heart of the city. Purple Line is but one component of the larger Marion County Transit Plan that will improve 70% of the entire IndyGo system, 15.2 mile connecting the City of Indianapolis and the City of Lawrence, proposed construction start date is Spring of 2021. Blue Line will provide BRT service along Washington Street between Cumberland and the Airport up to 24-mile coverage, construction date TBA. Current bus description in progress at this time is a 60’ Battery Electrical Articulated bus, 5-doors with level boarding on each side, charging location is at IndyGo HQ.
IndyGo wants to confirm fully developed technology that has been proven, updated market technology and current availability of Zero Emission Buses. Charging solutions for both AC/DC, including both inductive and conductive charging solutions.