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Many railroads seek PTC deadline extension to gain two more years for implementation, interoperability

(Source: Progressive Railroading, October 12, 2018)

The end of 2018 will mark a milestone in freight and commuter railroads’ ongoing efforts to implement positive train control (PTC). Come Dec. 31 — the federal due date — the 41 railroads that are mandated to adopt the technology will have spent a decade working on their PTC systems, including three years past the original end-of-2015 deadline.

Full story: Progressive Railroading

Friday, October 12, 2018

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