TEX Rail issues DMU RFPs

Written by Douglas John Bowen
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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, [email protected], 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.

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