Railroad Equipment

Cushions

AMTRAK Awards New Contracts to FSM

Milford, DE – First State Manufacturing announces that they have been awarded two new multi-year contracts with Amtrak to provide repair and refurbishment of upholstered needs and to operate a distribution center supplying new cushions for the Amtrak fleet. We have worked closely with Amtrak for the past few years to determine how First State Manufacturing could streamline manufacturing...

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Railroad Equipment

SandBox Logistics Announces Proprietary SandBox Rail Cars(TM)

SAN ANTONIO - Today at the 2015 DUG Eagle Ford Conference in San Antonio, Texas, SandBox Logistics announced that it took delivery of its first proprietary SandBox Rail Cars™, which are specifically designed to move frac sand by rail using modular SandBox Containers™. The delivery of the first two rail cars will support ongoing testing and demonstrations. Overall, these rail cars represent a...

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FSM Awarded New 5-year Contract with Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA)
Seating

FSM Awarded New 5-year Contract with Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA)

Milford, DE – First State Manufacturing announces that they have been awarded a new 5-year contract with Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) to provide continuous refurbishment of rail car seating for their transit system. WMATA runs six lines through 91 stations over 117 miles of track and has over 1100 cars in its inventory," said CEO and President Dave Hitchens. "When they...

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Fixed Capacitors

Maxwell Technologies Selected as Exclusive Capacitive Energy Storage Supplier by China's Largest Rail Company

China Qingdao Sifang Rolling Stock Research Institute and Maxwell Sign Multi-year Strategic Agreement SAN DIEGO - Maxwell Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: MXWL), a leading developer and manufacturer of ultracapacitor-based energy storage solutions, announced today that it has signed a long-term strategic partnership agreement with China Railway Rolling Stock Corporation (CRRC-SRI, formerly CNR-SRI),...

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Miscellaneous Controllers

Ruckus Teams with Smartac to Build Smart Stations for China's Railway System

Ruckus Smart WiFi Networks Being Deployed at Over 300 Passenger Railway Stations in Beijing, Guangzhou, and Lanzhou as part of Massive Systemwide Upgrade SINGAPORE - (COMMUNICASIA - Booth BL3-01) - Ruckus Wireless, Inc. (NYSE: RKUS) announced today that it is working with Smartac Group China Holdings Limited (Smartac) to help build Ruckus Smart WiFi networks covering more than 300 passenger...

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Single Board Computers (SBC)

QNX and MEN Micro: Safe Communication for Train Control System

BLUE BELL, Pa. – MEN Micro Inc., a world-renowned provider of embedded computing and I/O solutions for mission-critical industrial, mobile and harsh environment applications, now offers a safe QNX BSP to ensure comprehensive safe communication between the control unit and the I/O in the new Modular Train Control System (MTCS).Â-  The MTCS is an application-ready system platform in half 19...

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Hose Lengths

Close to the Customer: ContiTech Presents Sustainable Railway Engineering Solutions at Eurasia Rail

ContiTech is a competent contact on site / Worldwide dealer network provides outstanding service / Innovative product line for all types of rail vehicles Whether local or high-speed, rail travel is on the fast track in Turkey. Under the motto Engineering Next Level," ContiTech has its sights on the expanding needs of this growth market. And it's not just about components and systems -...

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HUBER+SUHNER Receives Key Supplier Award from Hitachi Rail Europe
Electric Cable

HUBER+SUHNER Receives Key Supplier Award from Hitachi Rail Europe

Hitachi Rail Europe recognises HUBER+SUHNER's contribution to the prestigious Intercity Express Programme (IEP), bringing new Class 800/801 trains to major UK rail routes Swiss connectivity solutions company HUBER+SUHNER has been recognised by Hitachi Rail Europe with a key supplier award for its contribution to the prestigious Intercity Express programme (IEP). This is bringing new Class...

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Transportation Equipment Windows

Rail and Bus Transit Enhanced with Polycarbonate Sheet Products from Bayer

HOUSTON - Rail and bus passengers are looking for the fastest, safest and most comfortable way from Point A to Point B. Polycarbonate products from Bayer MaterialScience LLC help riders comfortably reach their destination. Transit agency officials, engineers, operations personnel and planning officials attending the American Public Transportation Association (APTA) EXPO will discover how...

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DC to DC Power Supplies (Converters)

REO-USA to Offer Railway Component Solutions and More at APTA EXPO

INDIANAPOLIS — With a focus on growing its business in the transportation industry, REO-USA will offer a full complement of main drive and auxiliary converter components used in transportation systems at the APTA EXPO.Â-  A number of time-tested, high quality reactors, charging resistors, current transformers, and dv/dt and sinus filters will be on display in the REO-USA booth (#4300)...

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Sponsored

Simple Connection MGB with EtherNet/IP

The new MGB with EtherNet/IP is a leap forward in access door safety. Designed for easy installation, flawless performance, and long service life, it is engineered with robust features and cutting-edge technology that places it firmly at the leading edge of the door safety device industry. To learn all about the benefits of the Euchner MGB, see our video.

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