MBTA LOADING ASSET CONDITION INFO INTO TRAPEZE SYSTEM
Information about the condition of MBTA trains, ferries, trolleys and other assets will be contained within a new asset management system called Trapeze, an emerging database that Transportation Secretary Stephanie Pollack said Monday will be "one source of truth" that transit officials will be able to draw on for analyses.
"This is really the key," MBTA General Manager Luis Ramirez said at an MBTA Control Board meeting where officials also disclosed that the first new Orange Line cars are on their way to an assembly plant in Springfield.
Already a subscriber? Login to continue reading...
Get the Rest of the Story!
State House News Service subscribers include media outlets, corporations, non-profits and law offices of every size. You may request a free 21-day trial of the News Service for your company by submitting the form below.
Note to political campaigns: We do not accept trial requests from campaigns from June 24 through Election Day. However, we would be happy to start a pre-paid subscription for your campaign (except for constitutional offices, congressional offices and statewide campaigns) at a deeply-discounted rate of $22/week, paid through the election. Simply email Virginia Cummings to set up this subscription; she'll send you further instructions.
If you are already a subscriber and need access to SHNS, please send an email to email@example.com or call 617-722-2439.