This 10.5-mile light rail line extension in Aurora, Co will provide key regional connections to the East and Southeast rail lines. The project includes five interlockings, three crossovers, 13 single intermediates, seven double intermediates and 16 grade crossings with installation of eight new stations, 38 relay houses, and fiber optic cable and communication houses.
MRS is contracted to supply, install and test the communications system and install and test the signal system. Equipment installation is ongoing and completion is slated for July, 2016. Field testing is also ongoing and expected to complete in August. Dynamic testing will follow and the new extension is planned to open for revenue service in December 2016.