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    MCTS’ CONNECT 1 BRT Bringing Public Transportation Usage Up in Milwaukee Area

    Sept. 19, 2023
    The BRT launched in June after a seven-year process and the results are promising so far.
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    Transit agency consortium applies for FTA waiver for minibuses

    Sept. 19, 2023
    The consortium, led by HIRTA, is requesting the temporary waiver during a time when smaller transit providers face increased costs and limited supply for appropriately sized transit...
    Fire Protection

    BART’s three pillars of fire safety get the gold: APTA awards BART the 2023 APTA Rail Safety Gold Award

    Sept. 19, 2023
    BART’s director of fire life safety department opens up about what BART’s Fire Life and Safety program is all about.
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    Aerial view of the Orange County Convention Center West Concourse where APTA TRANSform and EXPO will return for its 2023 event.

    APTA EXPO 2023: APTA’s big show returns to Orlando

    Sept. 19, 2023
    Following a successful APTA TRANSform and EXPO in 2021, the association is preparing an event that will engage and inform attendees.
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    Fare Collection

    Improve Fare Revenues and the Passenger Experience by Upgrading to a Modern, Future-Proofed Ticketing Infrastructure

    Sept. 19, 2023
    Via One Interface, the latest ticket validators and readers accept any ticket, presented, in any orientation, while also accepting contactless payments.

    More content from September/October 2023

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    Industry Insights: The Intersection of Diverse Leadership

    Sept. 19, 2023
    Canada, U.S. leaders speak out on their DEI journey.
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    A grade crossing in California reminds pedestrians to look both ways.
    Safety & Security

    Editor's Notebook: September Offers an Important Reminder about Rail Safety

    Sept. 19, 2023
    Rail Safety Month and Rail Safety Week offer ample opportunities to focus on preventing tradgedies on and around railroad property.
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    A Plasser America train.

    Future Rail Treatment - NOW

    Sept. 19, 2023
    The rail is a central component of the wheel-rail system, as it defines the wheel-rail contact patch together with the wheel.
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    Safety & Security

    The Importance of SOC 2® Examinations

    Sept. 19, 2023
    In today's increasingly digital world, where technology is in almost every aspect of our lives, the need for a strong culture of security has never been more crucial. Cyber threats...
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    Bus Builders, Bus Components, Accessories

    Apex Exterior Bike Rack

    Sept. 19, 2023
    The Apex Exterior Bike Rack features modular trays, support for bikes up to 75 lbs. and tire widths up to 3.2 inches wide standard.
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    Rail Vehicle Builders, Components & Accessories

    Passenger Rail Seating

    Freedman Seating offers seating solutions for all types of passenger rail vehicles, including light-rail vehicles, subway, heavy rail, high speed and commuter.
    Bus Vehicles

    vShield® Operator Protection Door

    Sept. 19, 2023
    Wabtec's vShield® Operator Protection Door features a large safety glass and heavy-duty lower door that provides a defensive barrier to protect against assaults and unwanted interaction...
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    Paints, Finishings and Coatings

    SeatLink™ System

    SeatLink™ is a seat information tracking system that displays, tracks and stores the occupancy and seat belt status of passenger seats.
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    Bus Vehicles

    Freedman and Premier Seating

    Sept. 19, 2023
    Freedman and Premier Seating/offers versatile vehicle interior floor plans.
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