Thursday, June 05, 2014

TEX Rail issues DMU RFPs

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TEX Rail issues DMU RFPs Fort Worth Transportation Authority

Fort Worth Transportation Authority ("The T") has issued a request for propoals, RFP 14-T008, for an unspecified number of diesel multiple-unit (DMU) trains to cover proposed TEX Rail regional passenger rail service, linking downtown Fort Worth, Tex., with Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport.

The deadline for potential suppliers is September 3, 2014, though a spokeswoman for The T allows the deadline is “subject to change as with any RFP.”

 More information is available through The T's email address,, or via the procurement page on The T's website.

The invitation comes as The T collects public comments on the rail proposal's Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS), which will be accepted through June 20.