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On-board systems – Kawasaki/ USA

  • Project period: 2016-2021
  • Location: USA, New York
  • Product category: Auxiliary Power, Data Communication

To expand the Long Island Rail Road network, New York’s Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) has ordered 92 new M9 metro cars which are built by the Japanese manufacturer Kawasaki Heavy Industries until 2018. MTA holds options for further cars to be delivered until 2021.

Schaltbau Sepsa has been chosen to design and supply auxiliary converters (110kVA) and train-to-ground data communication systems (WDL).