Grant: $2,492,107 - Federal Transit Administration - Jul. 30, 2009
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Award Description: Invest the 2009 ARRA Formula allocation of $2,492,107 to purchase one 1 locomotive to replace locomotive # 801. The original locomotives were manufactured in the mid 1960's and were manufactured in the mid 1960's and were last remanufactured in 1988. They lack any fuel efficient technology and are not required to meet any EPA emission requirements. Due to the design of the HEP unit, these locomotives consume excessive fuel. The locomotives have an approximate expecred useful life of 25 years. A Federal ratio of 100/0 will apply. The new locomotives will meet the Clean Air Act standards (CAA) and the American with Disabilites Act (ADA) requirements.
Project Description: SFRTA issued the Notice to Proceed to the Consultants on September 22, 2009. At this time the solicitation package is being prepared and is due on November 30, 2009. It is estimated that the procurement period will be sixty (60) days. The estimated Notice of Award to the manufacturer will be in late February early March. All activities are in compliance with ARRA regulations.
Jobs Summary: We anticipate job creation to begin between the first and second quarter of 2010 (Total jobs reported: 0)
Project Status: Less Than 50% Completed
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