MTA – Long Island Rail Road
East Side Access Communications System Concept Design
Key Business Needs
Connect Grand Central Terminal with the Long Island Rail Road to increase access between LIRR and Metro-North.
Transmission and support evaluation of backbone communications, life safety systems, public address, message boards, telephone systems, train signaling, two-way radio, electric substation control, and control station interfaces.
Key Business Benefits
The project permitted LIRR to increase rail capacity into Manhattan by 45%.