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Utah transit agency takes delivery of first FrontRunner locomotive from MotivePower

Wabtec Corp. subsidiary MotivePower Inc. has delivered the first of 11 locomotives to the Utah Transit Authority (UTA), which will use the power on its future commuter-rail line. The locomotives will pull up to 10 passenger cars.

Scheduled to open in mid-2008, UTA’s 44-mile FrontRunner commuter-rail line will run from Salt Lake City’s intermodal hub to Weber County.

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