NOTICE TO DISPATCHING SERVICE
PROVIDERS AVAILABILITY OF INDUSTRY REVIEW DOCUMENTS FOR TRANSITION, DISPATCHING, TRAIN CONTROL AND YARD SERVICES
The South Florida Regional Transportation Authority (SFRTA), an agency of the State of
PURPOSE: The South Florida Regional Transportation Authority (SFRTA) has prepared technical specifications and will be seeking comments from interested providers before finalizing an RFP for Transition, Dispatching, Train Control and Yard Services including dispatching SFRTA trains along with CSXT, Amtrak, and other trains along the South Florida Rail Corridor.
The initial dispatching Train Traffic Control services that the selected Contractor will perform maybe restricted to passenger trains on the trackage on and in the vicinity of the New River Bridge Carve Out.
Additionally, Contractor may be required to provide dispatching services for freight and passenger trains on future State of
TO REQUEST AN
RECEIPT OF WRITTEN COMMENTS: All comments regarding the Industry Review package must be received in both hard copy and on CD no later than 5:00 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time), Wednesday, August 30, 2006, at the SFRTA office in
ISSUANCE OF SOLICITATION: Intended for Fall 2006. SFRTA will review comments and suggested changes and modifications prior to issuance of the solicitation. Participation in the Industry Review is not a pre-requisite for participation in the solicitation or award of any contract resulting from the solicitation. Nor will participation in the Industry Review preclude participation in the solicitation or award of any contract resulting from the solicitation.