12 Mar '18, 4pm

#Pamplona Metrom Rail wins NY MTA 'Genius Transit Challenge'

New York City's Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) named rail technology supplier Metrom Rail a winner of the “Genius Transit Challenge.” The MTA created the Challenge in 2017 to identify innovative solutions to modernize and improve New York City's subway service. Metrom Rail's submission was one of 438 from 23 countries. "We're gratified that the MTA recognized Metrom Rail's vision for the future of transit," said Rick Carlson Jr., director, corporate strategy, for Metrom Rail. "We are pursuing a radical departure from traditional train control systems by providing a cost-effective solution that helps transit agencies minimize delays and accommodate more riders. We are excited to propel the use of ultra-wide band technology in the transit industry and look forward to working with the MTA — and other agencies worldwide — to dramatically improve transit operations...

Full article: http://www.metro-magazine.com/rail/news/728878/metrom-rai...

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