CAPITAL SPENDING FOR CONTROLS IN '72 TOPS $100 MILLION

Capital spending for systems control equipment in 1972 by railroads and transit authorities in the U.S. and Canada will come to $113.1 million. For railroads, the total is $96.5 million, categorized as follows: communications-$44.5 million; data processing-$8.0 million; and signaling-$44.0 million. U.S. and Canadian transit authorities are planning capital expenditures of $5.5 million for data processing; and $10.500 million for signaling. On the non-capital side, equipment and hardware for replacement, and rental of equipment and facilities, railroads will be spending as follows: communications-$68.5 million; data processing-$85.0 million. Transit authorities spending in the non-capital areas come to $7.0 million for communications; $3.2 million for data processing; and $8.0 million for signaling.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    P.O. Box 350
    Bristol, CT  USA  06010
  • Publication Date: 1972-1

Media Info

  • Features: Photos; Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 8-14
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00041019
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 9 1974 12:00AM