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COMMUTER RAIL
repairs 22 train-sets every day,
makes planning and organization
a top priority. For this, KCS introduced lean management techniques and created a technical
group to apply engineering and
science to maintenance problems.
The result of these efforts,
based on FY17-18 numbers, is
that locomotive availability is at
its highest level ever with locomotive production up 26 percent.
There were 28 more coaches available per day on average in FY1718 than FY14-15; 2018 produced
the lowest mechanical accident
frequency ratio and the network is
operating 10,000 more scheduled
trains annually compared to 2014.

Future

"I think Massachusetts has a gem
with a network that has huge
potential to [further] weave the
social fabric of the state," said

Mass Transit/Mischa Wanek-Libman

Bernard Tabary, CEO of Keolis
International. "We feel it could
probably do more and we are keen
to help there. The network can be
used far beyond its commuting
capabilities."

Tabary also notes that practices put in place along Boston's
commuter rail network can serve
as models for others. He points to
the success seen with developing
and sharing passenger informa-

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