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FACT 2014

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2 < m ETRO m AGAZINE FACT BOOK 2015 metro-magazine.com Annual Fact Book Issue 2015 VP, Bus and Rail/Publisher Frank Di Giacomo General Manager James Blue Associate Publisher Mark T. Hollenbeck Executive Editor Janna Starcic Managing Editor Alex Roman Assistant Editor Kelsey Nolan Production Manager Lori Branch Senior Production Manager Sarah Paredes Art Director Yuda Chen EDITORIAL ADVISORY BOARD Joseph A. Calabrese CEO, Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority, Cleveland Joseph Casey GM, Southeastern Pennsylvania Transporta- tion Authority, Philadelphia Rod Diridon executive director, Mineta Transportation Institute, San Jose, Calif. Clif Henke senior analyst, Parsons Brinckerhof, Los Angeles Halsey King president, Halsey King & Associates Inc., Carlsbad, Calif. Dan Reichard retired, board member, Central Ohio Transit Authority, Columbus, Ohio Robert J. Schwarz executive vice president of communications, Peter Pan-Trailways Bus Lines Inc., Springfeld, Mass. WEBSITE www.metro-magazine.com E-MAIL info@metro-magazine.com A Bobit Business Media Publication Edward J. Bobit (Chairman, 1961-2014) President & CEO Ty Bobit VP/Chief Operating Ofcer Cyndy Drummey Chief Financial Ofcer Richard E. Johnson BUSINESS & EDITORIAL OFFICES 3520 Challenger St., Torrance, CA 90503 FAX: (310) 533-2512 SUBSCRIPTION INQUIRIES U.S., Canada, Puerto Rico (888) 239-2455 CLASSIFIED AD SALES Donna Stewart (405) 260-1678 FAX: (405) 260-1684 Donna_Stewart@cox.net BILLING Tess Dela Rosa (310) 533-2562 NORTH AMERICA SALES Frank Di Giacomo, VP, Bus and Rail/Publisher 49 S. Maple Ave., Marlton, NJ 08053 (856) 596-0999 FAX: (856) 596-0168 Mark T. Hollenbeck, Associate Publisher 3115 NE McDonald Lane McMinnville, OR 97128 (503) 472-8200 FAX: (503) 472-8228 Produced in U.S.A. 4 Looking Back at the Last Decade: 2004 -2014 A special section commemorating the 110th anniversary of the publication of METRO Magazine will focus on editorial highlights from the past decade. 28 Industry Data Ridership data, federal appropriations, largest transit bus feets, largest railcar feets, bus rapid transit projects, paratransit fgures, biggest motorcoach feets, motorcoach sales numbers and maintenance survey data. 44 Bus & Chassis Manufacturers Builders of transit buses, motorcoaches, trolleybuses, shuttle buses, paratransit buses and chassis. 56 Railcar Manufacturers Builders of passenger railcars. 60 Industry Suppliers Listing of contact information for companies that supply equipment, parts and services. 92 Consultants/Contractors Providers of consulting, management, operations and professional services for public transit, passenger rail and private bus operations. 100 Glossary Public transportation terminology. 105 Industry Contacts State-by-state, national and international listings of organizations serving public transportation, with full contact information. Cover image by Yuda Chen METRO (ISSN 1098-0083) (USPS 343-700) is published Monthly except for July, Dec, by Bobit Business Media, 3520 Challenger Street, Torrance, California 90503-1640. Periodicals postage paid at Torrance, California 90503-1640 and additional mailing offices. POSTMASTER: Send address changes to Metro, P.O. Box 1068 Skokie, IL 60076-8068. Please allow 6 to 8 weeks for address changes to take effect. Subscription Prices - United States $40 per year; Canada $60 per year; Foreign $100 per year. Single copy price - $8; Fact Book - $25. Please allow 6 to 8 weeks to receive your first issue. Bobit Business Media reserves the right to refuse non-qualified subscriptions. Please address Editorial and Advertising correspondence to the Executive Offices at 3520 Challenger Street, Tor- rance, California 90503-1640. The contents of this publication may not be reproduced either in whole or in part without consent of Bobit Business Media. All statements made, although based on information believed to be reliable and accurate, cannot be guaranteed and no fault or liability can be accepted for error or omission. FEATURES PAGE 44: Easy-to-use bus and chassis directory. PAGE 28: Industry data PAGE 4: Highlights from the past decade of METRO. DEPARTMENTS Advertisers' Index 104 Classifed Ads 117 Publisher's Perspective 118 Vol. 110 No. 9 (Published in the Fall Quarter)

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