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0 NYCT Subway Car Program Building on Success Presented to NYCTRC Michael P. Wetherell, P.E. Acting Chief Mechanical Officer Department of Subways April.

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1 0 NYCT Subway Car Program Building on Success Presented to NYCTRC Michael P. Wetherell, P.E. Acting Chief Mechanical Officer Department of Subways April 26, 2012,.

2 1 Presentation Outline New Millennium Rail Car Initiative R-160 Project Overview R-188 Project Discussion New Projects - R-179 and Beyond

3 2 New Millennium Train Initiative R110A & R110B New Technology Test Trains

4 3 New Millennium Fleets

5 4 R-160 Fleet ft B Division Cars Assigned to NMJZQEFL Lines NYCTs Best Performing Fleet to date – over 700k - 12 Month Rolling MDBF Introduced new features

6 5 R-160 Features Ergonomic Cab FIND Display Enhanced Regeneration Improved Door System CBTC Ready – in CBTC service on L line Light Weight Flooring

7 6 R188 Project Overview 126 New A Division Cars & Conversion of 380 R-142A Cars (Kawasaki) Provides car trains for Flushing CBTC / 7 Line Extension service Communication Based Train Control Communication Based Train Control Convert R142A Convert R142A New C Cars New C Cars

8 7 R188 Project Overview Note: the 7 Line is the only NYCT subway line that runs eleven car trains R Car Configuration

9 8 R188 Project Overview Base deliveries complete in December 2012 First new Option train scheduled to be delivered May new trains forecasted to be accepted in time for opening of 7 Line Extension Completion of delivery of all new and converted trains scheduled for January 2016

10 9 R188 Project Status Base Order: 23 New Cars + Conversion of 10 R142A Cars Option Order: 103 New Cars + Conversion of 370 R142A

11 10 R188 Project Status 10 R142A Conversion cars were delivered in December 2011 New Cars in Production Critical Design Reviews, Qualification Tests, and First Article Inspections ongoing

12 11 R188 Project Status CBTC Ready: Cars will be outfitted with wiring and housing to accommodate CBTC equipment to be provided by Thales under separate contract. NYCT is facilitating interface between the Carbuilder and CBTC Supplier

13 12 R179 Project foot B Division cars replace foot R44s Based on R-160 Design – Upgraded Communications EPA Compliant Refrigerant Reduced Weight

14 13 In-Process Work Car Procurements R-156/174 Locomotives R-157 Flat Cars and CWR Cars R-172 Ballast Regulators R-190 Snow Throwers Vacuum Trains (Specification Development)

15 14 R157 Flat Cars R157 General Arrangement - R157 Production – Yonkers, NY

16 15 R156/174 Diesel Locomotives MPI Boise, Idaho

17 16 Future Project Overview R211 B Div cars to replace R46 fleet (752 cars) Additional fleet growth cars as required Next Generation design to address NYCTs goals Purchase proposed for 2015 – 2019 Capital Program


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