Making Chicago Move
March 1, 2018
CenterPoint Properties is developing a new manufacturing center that CRRC Sifang America will use to build the next generation of trains for the Chicago L.
CRRC Sifang America, a subsidiary of CRRC Qingdao Sifang Co. Ltd, is known for its innovative engineering and high-quality railcars. The company recently won a bid from the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) to construct as many as 846 new train cars for the city’s iconic elevator metro system. CRRC will build the railcars in Chicago with labor from local union workers.
To read the full article, visit pages 34-35 of the spring 2018 issue.