Hudson-Bergen Light Rail turns Sweet 16

Written by Alfred E. Fazio, Alfred E. Fazio, P.E., Contributing Editor

In April 2016, New Jersey Transit’s Hudson-Bergen Light Rail (HBLR) celebrates its 16th anniversary of operation. HBLR was the first successful DBOM (Design/Build/Operate/Maintain) deployment of a transit system in the modern era (post-World War II) and represents a throwback to when public-private partnerships were commonly utilized to build and operate railways.

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