RailWorks Corp. to Partner with Miller Ingenuity to Bring Advanced Critical Safety Technology to Enhance Track Worker Safety
New York, N.Y. – RailWorks Corp., North America’s leading rail infrastructure solutions provider, has entered a partnership with Miller Ingenuity to provide exclusive marketing and sales support for Miller’s ZoneGuard product line. The agreement supports RailWorks’ commitment to fostering a culture of safety and to the practices that protect the well-being of their employees, contractors, passengers, and the natural world.
ZoneGuard is a roadway worker protection (RWP) system that consists of train alert and detection modules that form a communication network to detect track vehicles entering active work zones. Its patented detection technologies create accurate and consistent alerts that provide railway workers with peace of mind that they can work safely and efficiently. The system is currently installed with Maryland MTA, MUNI, San Diego Trolley, Koppers, Inc., John Burns Construction Company and more.
“With RailWorks’ years of knowledge and experience and exemplary track record in roadway worker safety, this partnership will help expand the visibility and reach of ZoneGuard and RWP technology to our industry’s safety leaders,” said Steven L. Blue, President and CEO of Miller Ingenuity. “ZoneGuard was created to provide track workers with a safer and more productive working environment, so it is only perfect to work with a company that shares our mission and values. We look forward to watching this partnership grow.
“This partnership will provide advanced technology for RWP to the RailWorks portfolio, and support and accelerate the adoption of this critical technology throughout the North American rail market.” said Kevin Riddett, RailWorks President and CEO. “This partnership is another step in RailWorks mission to expand our technology offerings.”
About RailWorks Corporation
Founded in 1998, RailWorks Corporation provides track construction, electrical systems construction, maintenance services, and products throughout the United States and Canada for major transit authorities, Class I, short-line railroads, and rail-served commercial and industrial companies. Trusted RailWorks brands include L.K. Comstock, PNR RailWorks, and NARSTCO. For more information, visit www.railworks.com.
Miller Ingenuity, a manufacturing company based in Winona, MN, is a global supplier of lifesaving, high-technology safety systems and services that surpass rail-safety standards. For 75 years, the organization has demonstrated the ability to conceptualize, design, produce and deliver railroad parts that meet the current and emerging needs of the industry. For more information, visit milleringenuity.com.