RailWorks Corp. announced May 20 that Mark Patterson has been named president of its transit systems subsidiary L.K. Comstock National Transit Inc.
In his new position, Patterson is responsible for leading L.K. Comstock National Transit, which specializes in performing design support, engineering and installation, testing, start-up and maintenance services for mass transit systems.
Patterson has 30 years of operations management experience focusing on the rail and power industries in both the United States and Great Britain. Since coming to L.K. Comstock in 2006, he has served as vice president of operations and has overseen the successful completion of numerous major transit systems projects, including in the Dallas and Seattle metropolitan areas as well as at Washington Dulles and Miami international airports.
“Under Mark Patterson’s leadership, L.K. Comstock National Transit has achieved an exemplary safety record while completing a diverse range of transit systems projects, including light rail, streetcars and automated people movers involving communications, train control, traction power, SCADA systems and track work,” said RailWorks Corporation President and CEO Jeffrey M. Levy. “Mark is a capable and proven leader who will guide L.K. Comstock National Transit as it continues to grow and execute even more complex systems projects that are integral to the future of mass transit.”