Tags: "TEXRail"

18 Oct
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Take a sneak peek at TEXRail trains that will carry riders in Fort Worth next year

October 16, 2017 – Fort Worth Star Telegram – BY Gordon Dickson – One of the first TEX Rail cars off the assembly line was publicly unveiled last week during a transit exposition in Atlanta — and Fort Worth officials ...

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01 Oct
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TEXRail’s first new railcar to be shown at Atlanta transpo expo

October 1, 2017 – TRA Newswire – Attendees at the American Public Transportation Association’s Expo in Atlanta will get the first look at TEXRail’s self-propelled rail car this month. The first Stadler “Flirt” Diesel Multiple Unit (DMU) rolled out of ...

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13 Aug
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First Stadler FLIRT rail car completed for TEXRail Fort Worth/DFW Airport line

August 13, 2017 – TRA Newswire – Stadler announced that it has completed the first FLIRT diesel-multiple-unit (DMU)  at its plant at North Salt Lake, Utah for the TEXRail project that will link downtown Fort Worth to DFW International Airport. ...

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08 Aug
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First Stadler FLIRT complete for TEXRail commuter line

August 7, 2017 – GlobalAirRailNews.com – Stadler has announced that the first FLIRT for the future TEXRail commuter line has been completed. In 2015, Fort Worth Transportation Authority signed a $100 million contract with the rolling stock manufacturer for eight ...

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15 Dec
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Merry Christmas! TEXRail gets full funding for Tarrant County rail line

December 15, 2016 – TRA Newswire – The Fort Worth Transportation Authority received their Christmas gift today from the Federal Transit Administration in a ceremony held at the T’s downtown offices. FTA Administrator Carolyn Flowers was on hand to announce ...

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01 Sep
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DART’s Cotton Belt rail line on fast track for 2022?

September 2, 2016 – TRA Newswire – In a series of public meetings that concluded yesterday Dallas Area Rapid Transit previewed what could be fast-tracking for a rail project that has been in consideration for over 30 years. The Cotton ...

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16 Jun
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Construction on TEXRail slated for July / Colleyville tries to kill it and fails

June 16, 2016 – TRA Newswire Fort Worth Transportation Authority officials said that construction on the TEXRail line from downtown Fort Worth to DFW International Airport is expected to begin in July, despite an attempt from the city of Colleyville ...

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05 Apr
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Naysayers are wrong: TEX Rail a boon for Tarrant

DART rail service has brought billions to Dallas economy Spur development, get people to work and save precious time TEX Rail will open in 2018 with more than 9,000 daily riders BY KATHY INGLE  AND JEFF DAVIS April 5, 2016 ...

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22 Jan
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Southwestern Rail Conference Jan 21-22 2016

THE 12th ANNUAL SOUTHWESTERN RAIL CONFERENCE – January 21,22 – 2016 The Premier All-Rail Conference in Texas that covers freight and passenger rail issues.   Video presentations:  Thursday evening January 21 video – Urban & Regional Rail: Relieving Congestion Indigestion Moderator ...

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30 Dec
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TEX Rail and others forge regional shared-use agreement

December 29, 2015 – Railway Age The Fort Worth Transportation Authority (The T) and representatives from Union Pacific, Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART), Amtrak, Fort Worth & Western Railroad (FW&W) and Regional Rail Right-of-Way Co. on Dec. 28, 2015 signed ...

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