(Victoria, BC – March 17, 2015) – Quester Tangent, North America’s premier supplier of train electronics and software solutions for the rail transit industry, is pleased to announce the confirmation of a global framework agreement with Alstom Transport.
This long-term agreement marks a significant step in the two companies’ strategic partnership and follows a string of successful projects. These include delivery of electronic systems and integration for various North American fleet operators including Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA), Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA), and Port Authority Transit Corporation (PATCO).
“This agreement further strengthens our partnership with Alstom, and confirms Quester Tangent’s position as a strategic supplier in their global supply chain,” stated Dan Cumming, Director of Sales and Marketing at Quester Tangent.
The global framework agreement will cover collaboration in electronic solutions and services for all rail transit bids.
About Quester Tangent
Founded in 1983, Quester Tangent is a leading North American supplier of train electronics and software solutions for the passenger rail and locomotive industries. The company is certified ISO9001:2008. Quester Tangent features a complete portfolio of technology products for the rail transportation industry: TrainWise, flexible on-board train and locomotive electronics, FleetWise, innovative wayside software and TestWise, comprehensive test equipment products. For more information, visit: QuesterTangent.com or call 1-855-510-7837.
About Alstom Transport
Alstom is a global leader in the world of power generation, power transmission, and rail infrastructure and sets the benchmark for innovative and environmentally friendly technologies. Alstom builds the fastest train and the highest capacity automated metro in the world, provides turnkey integrated power plant solutions and associated services for a wide variety of energy sources, including hydro, nuclear, gas, coal and wind, and it offers a wide range of solutions for power transmission, with a focus on smart grids. Alstom Transport is present in over 60 countries and employs around 28,300 people. More details at: Alstom.com