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PTC: Strategies for a Smooth Deployment

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Now that the FRA has released its final implementation rule on positive train control (PTC), the clock is ticking: these systems must be installed on the nation's major freight-rail lines, as well as commuter and intercity passenger-rail routes by the end of 2015. And with an estimated $5.5 billion price tag to install the technology on 160,000 track miles and on board 30,000 rail vehicles, the need to get it done — and done right — is vital.

This Webcast, featuring insights from an array of rail industry experts, will put the final rule in perspective, highlight key issues to consider when approaching PTC deployment, and explore technology solutions to successfully tackle the implementation process.

You'll discover:
• The latest on the final FRA rule, and its impact upon PTC implementation
• Key considerations when planning for PTC implementation
• How a Class I railroad is preparing for PTC
• Technology solutions for a successful PTC deployment




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