Closing the Gap Between Strategy and Results
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RPM developed and deployed a custom version of its Engineering Project Database for the Tri-
Penn Station, on 34th street in New York City, is the busiest train station in the world with over 1000 trains per day on only 21 tracks in the station area (at 42nd street is Grand Central Terminal and the largest train station in the world with 118 tracks on two levels).
The three railroads identified over 3400 projects requiring more than $2.5 billion to accomplish over a 20 year period to keep the assets in a state of good repair. Once the data had been entered into the Tri-
The EPM system enabled the three railroads to plan and analyze these projects individually and to be specific about the assets that needed to be replaced or rebuilt. This includes comprehensive visibility into the proposed cost and schedule of future work, as well as project tracking for work currently underway.
Shops and Yards
Tunnels and Structures