Component Change Out Facility (Project No. 301-0106)

This major (300,000 Sq Ft) facility consists of a maintenance shop with 13 car spots on 3 tracks with overhead cranes and floor lifts to allow easy removal of major car components (trucks, HVAC units, pantographs), support shops to repair and maintain the major car components, parts storage facilities, offices and welfare facilities for employees, a training facility, a security suite with command center and MTA police offices, MTA/Metro North Railroad offices, CTDOT offices, and a communications hub. 

This project provides the main shop and office complex for the New Haven Rail Yard, and provides the major maintenance functions for Connecticut’s commuter rail fleet, as well as housing administrative and security functions.

Click on the image at right for a full-size view of the Facility.

CCO Aerial Photo

To view this hoisting equipment in action, check out these videos:

  Thumbnail to Train Hoisting Equipment video           Link to Hoisting Equipment Video (Swisslog Corporation)            Thumbnail to Rail Car Hoisting Video            Thumbnail to Rotator Video            Thumbnail image linking to Turntable Video


Component Change Out Facility Photo Gallery (Click thumbnails to open)

CCO Shop from bridge
CCO Building Exterior

CCO Shop from bridge
CCO Shop interior
CCO 5CCO Shop Interior
CCO 1
CCO East End
CCO 5CCO Lot Exterior
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CCO Building Exterior
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CCO 3
CCO Building Exterior
CCO 5CCO Shop Interior
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CCO Building Exterior
CCO Shop Rendering
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CCO Building Exterior

 


PLEASE NOTE: Prospective bidders for the New Haven Rail Yard projects must have experience in heavy rail and rail facility construction and MUST BE PREQUALIFIED with the State of Connecticut to submit a bid. Information on prequalification can be obtained by following the "Pre-Qualify" link on the menu tab above.

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