High tech rail trespassing system to be tested in Maine
(Source: Associated Press, September 17, 2013)
BRUNSWICK, Maine — A stretch of track between Freeport and Brunswick has been selected as a test site for a new high-tech railroad trespassing deterrence system.
The Maine Department of Transportation learned it will receive a grant from the Federal Rail Administration to pay for the system, which includes remote sensors, wireless video cameras and other gadgetry intended to keep people off dangerous sections of track.
Full story: Boston Herald
Tuesday, September 17, 2013