Asset Category Track and Structures
Definition Steel running rail that guides Metro’s train cars, the cross ties and fasteners that hold the rail in place, the ballast bed that supports the cross ties and the third rail that provides power to the train. Structures include the retaining walls that protect the track bed and underground tunnels, the concrete pads that keep the track bed properly elevated and the bridges that span roads and bodies of water. Facilities at Metro’s 86 Metro rail sta- tions, including bus loops, bus stops, parking garages, surface lots, Kiss- and-Ride spaces, access roads and bus loops, bike racks and lockers. Equipment to rehabilitate track and maintain the vehicle fleet (rail and bus). Facilities that house administrative offices, training rooms, revenue pro- cessing activities, material storage, police work and a print shop.
Project Type Example Track Rehabilitation
Elevator / Escalator Facilities
Bus Repair Equipment