Bus company drives major expansion with £5.3m acquisition

Tividale-based bus and coach business Rotala has expanded its operation with £5.3m acquisition of a depot in the North West. Rotala has agreed to acquire from First Manchester, a subsidiary of FirstGroup, its Bolton depot and the majority of the First business located at the site. The company said the depot and associated business is capable of operating up to 200 vehicles and serving 18 commercial bus routes and will make Rotala the second largest player in the Manchester bus market, one of the largest bus markets in the coun... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...