A. Stucki Company

Pictured (left to right): Jenny Barket, DART; William J. Duggan, RDC (ret.); Michael Scott Driggers, Stucki; and Michel Ladrak, BCRTC, an operating division of TransLink in metro Vancouver.
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People News: DART, RDC, Stucki, TransLink

Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) appointed Jenny Barket as Chief of Staff. Also, Railroad Development Corporation (RDC) Vice President of Operations William J. Duggan retired; A. Stucki Company named Michael Scott Driggers Division President of Freight; and Michel Ladrak will step down as President and General Manager of British Columbia Rapid Transit Company (BCRTC), an operating division of TransLink.

From left to right: Mark K. Wallace, Kevin S. Boone and Sean R. Pelkey of CSX; Jason Morris, NS; and Philip F. Pietrandrea, A. Stucki Co.

High Profile: CSX, NS, A. Stucki Co.

CSX has appointed Mark K. Wallace, Kevin S. Boone and Sean R. Pelkey to senior leadership roles; Norfolk Southern (NS) has promoted Jason Morris to Vice President Labor Relations; and A. Stucki Co. has named Philip F. Pietrandrea Division President of Maintenance of Way.

From left to right: Kevin Desmond, Principal and National Director, Transit and Rail, Sam Schwartz Co.; John Macklin, outgoing President, Magnus, a subsidiary of A. Stucki Co.; and Jo Ann Cary, outgoing President, Birmingham Rail & Locomotive, a subsidiary of A. Stucki Co.

People News: A. Stucki Co., Sam Schwartz Co.

A. Stucki Co. has announced that the presidents of its Magnus and Birmingham Rail & Locomotive (BR&L) subsidiaries will retire this year; Sam Schwartz Co. has hired TransLink’s former CEO as Principal and National Director, Transit and Rail.

John O’Bryan, CEO, A. Stucki Co.

O’Bryan to Lead A. Stucki Co.

John O’Bryan has been appointed CEO of A. Stucki Co., a Pittsburgh, Pa.-based provider of engineered components, systems and services for the railroad industry and other markets.

People News: A. Stucki Co., VRE, Quandel, Trapeze, BAI

A. Stucki Co. appoints Chief Commercial Officer; Virginia Railway Express (VRE) names General Counsel; Quandel Consultants hires Senior Consultant; Trapeze Group Americas appoints General Manager; and BAI Communications (BAI) taps Group Business Development Director.

A. Stucki’s Kiefer Retiring

Rail supply community stalwart Bill Kiefer, President and CEO of A. Stucki Company since 2003, on March 31 announced his retirement. He remains on the company’s board of directors.