Communications & Signals

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Guelph Subdivision upgraded to CTC VIA Rail on Nov. 14, 2015, commissioned CTC (centralized traffic control) on its entire North Mainline (Guelph Subdivision) between Georgetown and London, Ontario.

fta-sets-fy2017-funding-priorities
The Federal Transit Administration on Feb. 10, 2016 highlighted $3.5 billion recommended in President Obama’s Fiscal Year 2017 federal budget to advance the construction or completion of 31 public transit projects in 18 states, including 15 first-time funding recommendations. The...
duos-technologies-lands-railcar-imaging-system-contract
A U.S. Class I railroad has awarded Duos Technologies Group, Inc. a contract for a Vehicle Undercarriage Examiner (vue™) imaging system. The name of the railroad was not disclosed. The vue™ system is part of Duos Technologies’ proprietary Railcar Inspection Portal...
wi-tronix-forms-customer-strategy-team
Wi-Tronix, LLC announced on Feb. 4, 2016 the formation of a new Customer Strategy department with Customer Care Manager roles. The team is being deployed in response to continued growth of Wi-Tronix’s customer base and to further engage and assist...
united-rail-bbr-partner-up
United Rail, Inc. announced on Jan. 6, 2016 a new partnership with German rail supply manufacturer, BBR Rail Automation GmbH (BBR), to represent and support its products and services to the North American freight and passenger rail transportation markets. United...
bnsf-selects-mobi-to-manage-mobile-workforce-and-m2m-management
BNSF Railway has selected MOBI as its partner to provide more efficient mobile device management across its network of employees and machines, MOBI announced Jan. 14, 2016. MOBI, a technology platform that “empowers enterprises to manage the complexities of connected...

united-rail-bbr-partner-up
United Rail, Inc. announced on Jan. 6, 2016 a new partnership with German rail supply manufacturer, BBR Rail Automation GmbH (BBR), to represent and support its products and services to the North American freight and passenger rail transportation markets. United...
bnsf-selects-mobi-to-manage-mobile-workforce-and-m2m-management
BNSF Railway has selected MOBI as its partner to provide more efficient mobile device management across its network of employees and machines, MOBI announced Jan. 14, 2016. MOBI, a technology platform that “empowers enterprises to manage the complexities of connected...
siscog-wins-via-rail-canada-contract
SISCOG, a Portugal-based software company that specializes in solutions for optimized planning and management of resources in transportation companies has secured a contract with a new international client: VIA Rail Canada, the company announced Jan. 19, 2016. VIA Rail is Canada’s...
aar-sets-incremental-ptc-goals
Working within the up-to five-year extension Congress granted in late 2015, the Association of American Railroads has set year-end 2016 goals for Positive Train Control implementation. “In 2016, PTC is a priority for freight railroads as they focus on getting PTC...
railcomm-to-replace-control-system-at-class-i-buffalo-yard
RailComm has been selected to replace an obsolete control system with its DOC® system at a Class I yard in Buffalo, N.Y., the company announced Jan. 11, 2016. The system will be an upgrade to a modern computer-based operation of...