Rail

Union Switch & Signal receives contracts

Posted on January 16, 2002

Union Switch & Signal Inc.(US&S) received four contracts for signaling and control systems having a total value in excess of $100 million. US&S, headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pa., and with manufacturing operations in Batesburg, S.C., will provide systems for the Chicago Transit Authority; the Port Authority of Allegheny County in Pittsburgh, Pa.; Tri-Met in Portland, Ore.; and Railtrack plc. in the United Kingdom. Some systems, including Chicago Transit, Allegheny County and Tri-Met, will feature the US&S microprocessor-based Microlok II wayside control package, switch machines and wayside signals. The agreement with Railtrack includes plans to design, build and install a Network Management Center system for its massive West Coast Route Modernization program.

View comments or post a comment on this story. (0 Comments)

More News

Alstom supplying core systems for China's driverless metro line

Nanjing Line 7 is a key metro line in Nanjing’s metro network, which includes 27 stations that connect the southwest to the northeast of the city.

Deutsche Bahn resuming delivery of ICE 4 trains

Siemens and Bombardier reached an agreement with officials on a reworking and testing concept for welds that were occasionally not executed properly.

NYC subway on-time performance passes 80% for first time in 6 years

A contributing factor to the reduction in delays has been the significant progress made in reducing track debris fires.

DART, City of Dallas lock down streetcar operation agreement

It outlines responsibilities related to the planning, design, construction, procurement, operations, and maintenance of the system.

Training program brings Chinese railcar expertise to Chicago

This spring, nineteen electrical and sheet metal workers traveled to China for classroom and hands-on training.

See More News

Post a Comment

Post Comment

Comments (0)

More From The World's Largest Fleet Publisher

Automotive Fleet

The Car and truck fleet and leasing management magazine

Business Fleet

managing 10-50 company vehicles

Fleet Financials

Executive vehicle management

Government Fleet

managing public sector vehicles & equipment

TruckingInfo.com

THE COMMERCIAL TRUCK INDUSTRY’S MOST IN-DEPTH INFORMATION SOURCE

Work Truck Magazine

The number 1 resource for vocational truck fleets

Schoolbus Fleet

Serving school transportation professionals in the U.S. and Canada

LCT Magazine

Global Resource For Limousine and Bus Transportation