Connecticut Department of Transportation
ConnDOT Radio Survey, Design and Construction Oversight
Key Business Needs
Improve inadequate voice radio coverage on the New Haven Line in Connecticut operated by Metro-North Railroad, for communications with trains, maintenance vehicles and hand-held radios.
NexLyte, Inc. – Telecom Engineering Consultants assessed the radio system in place, performed predictive computer-based propagation analysis and prepared a detailed design along the length of the New Haven Line in Connecticut. NexLyte, Inc. – Telecom Engineering Consultants also supplied oversight of the system construction.
Key Business Benefits
The implementation of the new voice radio system resulted in 100% coverage of the territory, increasing reliability, efficiency of operations, and response to routine and emergency radio calls.