REQUEST FOR INFORMATION
The State of Connecticut Department of Transportation (“CTDOT”) is issuing this Request for Information for Rail Equipment (“RFI”), Solicitation #17RAILOPS-1, as it seeks to lease coaches and control coaches in a ready-to-operate condition and compliant with all applicable requirements under the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA), to be used in its CTrail Hartford Line passenger rail service (“CTrail Hartford Line Service”) operating on a 62 mile rail corridor between New Haven, Connecticut and Springfield, Massachusetts.
This RFI provides the opportunity for interested parties to assist CTDOT in gathering necessary information and to provide comments on availability for its possible lease of coaches and control coaches for use in CTrail Hartford Line Service.
1. Responses to the RFI must be submitted no later than 3 p.m. EDT on June 30, 2017, in PDF format submitted by email to [email protected].
2. General inquiries regarding the RFI shall be directed to CTDOT’s point of contact, Marci Petterson, Supervising Rail Officer, CTDOT at (203) 497-3376, and to no other CTDOT staff.
3. The complete RFI is posted online at: