Tag: railcars

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

NY MTA launches international innovative solution contest for subway system

June 1, 2017

Via: Metro Magazine

New York’s Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) announced the launch of the “MTA Genius Transit Challenge,” an international competition seeking groundbreaking and innovative solutions to increase the capacity and improve the reliability of New York City’s subway service. The competition will […]