Iron Ore Company of Canada Awards $14M Contract to GE Harris Railway Electronics
Several GE Harris systems willbe phased into IOCC train operations over the next 24 months. The ATO-2000 system is a communications-based traffic planning and control system that applies the FORESIGHT™ movement planning system, which will increase mining operation throughput with improved train movement and reliability. In addition, GE Harris will integrate a new Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD) system, newcode-line technology, and proximity detection devices forimproved safety and reliability in railway operations.
GE Harris Railway Electronics, LLC is a joint venture formed between the General Electric Company and Harris Corporation in 1995. Based in Melbourne, Florida, GE Harris is a growing provider of electronics, communications, and train control technology for the global railroad industry.
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Editors Note: For further information,contact Ellen Klee, GE Harris Railway Electronics, L.L.C., 407 N.John Rodes Blvd., Melbourne, FL 32934, at 407/242-5038, fax407/242-4118, or email email@example.com.