As 2021 has come to a close, we at NAmTrans would like to take a moment to reflect on the past year. Our North Country Transportation Equipment & Aerospace cluster has not only survived another year but has continued to innovate, invest, and grow during these challenging times.
The North American Center of Excellence for Transportation Equipment (NAmTrans), a subsidiary of the North Country Chamber of Commerce, welcomes the recent announcement by Nova Bus that they have been awarded a contract for 15 LFSe+, Nova Bus' long range electric buses powered by BAE Systems propulsion system, by TransLink, Metro Vancouver's transportation network.
Bombardier Transportation recently celebrated the 25th Anniversary of their Plattsburgh site.
Nova Bus has won a large contract from the MTA in New York City to provide 165 forty-foot hybrid buses with options for an additional 126 hybrids and for 209 diesel buses, for a potential total of 500.
Vapor Stone Rail Systems, a Wabtec Company, recently celebrated two (2) years without lost time accidents.
Prevost recently secured the largest order ever in company history from the New York State Metropolitan Transportation Authority.