Tag: rolling stock

Impact & Regulations

Buy America rules raising costs for U.S. transit systems, study says

July 12, 2017

Via: Metro Magazine

Federal Buy America rules, which requires 60% of rolling stock components be American-made,  may be forcing some U.S. transit systems to spend more money, according to a new study, reported The Hill. According to the study by the center-right think tank, American Action Forum, […]

Travel & Public Transit

L.A. Metro receives milestone 50th Kinkisharyo light rail vehicle

October 25, 2016

Via: Metro Magazine

Celebrating a milestone and an enhancement for rider convenience, the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (L.A. Metro) today took delivery of the 50th Kinkisharyo International (KI) Model P3010 Light Rail Vehicle (LRV) and announced reduced headways on the Metro […]