Whether it’s providing billions for transportation initiatives to shaping legislation, or launching an innovative bus rapid transit project, the “Influential” leaders on this list have worked to make public transportation better.
Ultracapacitors are used in a variety of industries ranging from automotive, rail, truck and bus, amongst others.
Bentech has worked with Bombardier to create aluminum attachment fittings for Toronto Transit Commission railcars being assembled at its Thunder Bay, Ontario plant and several transit agencies on driver's protection doors.
Through public-private partnerships, both entities are able to service customers and diversify their businesses, while solving complicated transportation issues in the areas they serve.
SP Fire Research is leading the way for more effective fire suppression systems by establishing a certification process and test method for testing fire suppression systems against known fire threats and environmental conditions specific to bus engine environments.
Prior experience working with the Metropolitan Transportation Commission in the San Francisco Bay Area prepared her well for tackling transportation and transit issues on the national stage.
VP, Chief Tunnel Engineer
New York City
Government Affairs Manager
South Florida Regional Transportation Authority
Pompano Beach, Fla.
Broward County Transit
Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
Sr. VP/Strategic Director, Public-Private Partnerships
Chief of Staff
New Jersey Transit
Starline Luxury Coaches
Birmingham-Jefferson County Transit Authority
With usage amongst millennials and Baby Boomers gaining popularity, many agencies are reporting measures to pull more of these segments onboard, including targeted marketing programs and increased technologies. Meanwhile, the amount of alternative-fueled vehicles has nearly doubled over the last 10 years.