CN Veteran Harris Assisting Wi-Tronix® LLC

Written by William C. Vantuono, Editor-in-Chief
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Randy Harris, who spent 40 years with CN in the areas of safety, regulatory and incident investigations, has partnered with Wi-Tronix® LLC to help the company “expand customer asset utilization innovations.” Harris’ services are provided by Ellamar Consulting LLC.

Harris has more than 25 years investigating incidents in CN’s Claims and Legal departments as well as extensive experience in the Safety and Regulatory area, which included interaction with the FRA (Federal Railroad Administration) as well as participation on AAR (Association of American Railroads) committees.

“Randy’s years of experience with railroad technology includes developing and launching a CN Locomotive Video Program along with investigating, negotiating and ultimately defining CN requirements in response to FRA and TSA,” Wi-Tronix noted. “He was presented the CN Presidential Award of Excellence based on his contribution, leadership and implementation of a CN Asset Utilization initiative.”

“I look forward to this chapter with Wi-Tronix,” said Harris. “I have used their system for years and relied on the Wi-Tronix rail solutions to deliver information quickly, efficiently and reliably. Working with the Wi-Tronix team will provide me with the ability to help drive railway technology advances.”

“Randy’s unique experience and dedication to the rail industry provides Wi-Tronix with user knowledge that will positively impact the development and implementation of railway IoT connected solutions for emerging safety system requirements,” said Larry Jordan, President and CTO, Wi-Tronix, LLC.

Wi-Tronix® LLC describes itself as “delivering advanced IoT platforms for the rail industry that provide actionable information and insights on how networks are performing in real-time. By enabling continuous improvement with a powerful combination of connectivity, analytics, alerts and more, we are enabling freight, passenger railroads and transit systems with the tools that help enhance safety, operational efficiency, and service reliability. The Wi-Tronix team is passionately committed to its global vision of saving lives and ensuring the most efficient and reliable movement of goods and people throughout the world. Mr. Harris’ services are provided by Ellamar Consulting LLC.”

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