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Thursday, May 13, 2010

RailPros, Inc., opens San Diego office

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RailPros, Inc., recently opened a Downtown San Diego office to better serve San Diego area clients. The office is headed by Mike Ruth, P.E., and Joe Aroyo, P.E., who are managing projects for SANDAG, CCDC, NCTD and other major San Diego clients.

Current projects include:

Downtown San Diego Quiet Zone, CCDC. RailPros designed significant improvements at 12 multi-track at-grade crossings grade crossing improvements in order to implement a quiet zone in downtown San Diego. The $20 million project includes new exit gates, median extensions, pedestrian gates, pre-signals, queue-cutter signals, and other safety measures. RailPros is also providing construction management, bid support, budget development and quiet zone implementation services. The project involves several railroad operators (Trolley, Coaster, Amtrak, and BNSF) and coordination with multiple agencies (CPUC, City, and CCDC and multiple adjacent property owners.)

LOSSAN Corridor Program Management Support, SANDAG. RailPros is providing program management in the implementation of $400 million of improvements developed as part of the LOSSAN Rail Corridor Program. This program coordinates and implements a collection of capital projects that include the construction of second main track and new bridges at multiple locations along the Coaster main line throughout San Diego County. The project involves extensive coordination between SANDAG and various project stakeholders such as the Federal Government, the State of California, NCTD, MTS, Amtrak, Metrolink, BNSF, Camp Pendleton and various cities along the rail corridor.

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