1/17/2017Chief Financial Officer Rick Graham Transitions to Lead Brookville Equipment Corporation as President
Brookville Equipment Corporation’s (BROOKVILLE) Rick Graham was recently promoted to President after serving for 14 months as Chief Financial Officer at the manufacturer which has a 99 year history delivering custom rail-mounted equipment, including streetcars, locomotives, and mining and tunneling equipment.
10/11/2016BROOKVILLE Earns Distinction of 'Highly Commended' for Manufacturer of the Year at Global Light Rail Awards in London
Brookville Equipment Corporation (BROOKVILLE) was honored as ‘Highly Commended’ for the category of Manufacturer of the Year at the Global Light Rail Awards on Wed., Oct 5 at London’s Honourable Artillery Company.
9/14/2016BROOKVILLE Delivers First Off-Wire Capable Liberty Streetcar to Detroit’s M-1 RAIL Nearly Two Months Ahead of Schedule
Brookville Equipment Corporation (BROOKVILLE) delivered the first of six off-wire capable Liberty Streetcars to Detroit’s M-1 RAIL this week for service along the QLINE – set to open in 2017 – nearly two months ahead of contractual delivery.
7/29/2016BROOKVILLE Ships Fourth Off-Wire Capable Liberty Streetcar to Dallas, Completing Option Cars Order Ahead of Schedule
Brookville Equipment Corporation’s (BROOKVILLE) fourth off-wire capable Liberty Streetcar departed for Dallas six months ahead of contractual delivery during the week of July 25, concluding manufacturing on an order of two option vehicles initiated in July 2015, which followed a base order of two vehicles delivered during the Spring of 2015.
6/29/2016BROOKVILLE Ships Third Off-Wire Capable Liberty Streetcar to City of Dallas, Dallas Area Rapid Transit
Brookville Equipment Corporation (BROOKVILLE) shipped its third of four American-manufactured Liberty Streetcars on order to the City of Dallas and Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) this week, marking the completion of the first of two vehicles ordered by DART in a contract option exercised in July of 2015. BROOKVILLE is delivering the first vehicle within 12 months of the exercised option’s Notice to Proceed and six months prior to contractual delivery.
3/24/2016Oklahoma City Selects Brookville Equipment Corporation's Liberty Streetcars with Onboard Energy Storage Systems for MAPS 3 Transit Project
The City of Oklahoma City finalized a $24.9 million contract with Brookville Equipment Corporation (BROOKVILLE) on March 22, 2016, for the supply of five Liberty Streetcars to support the City’s MAPS 3 Modern Streetcar program. The American-made, electric streetcars will operate downtown along a 2-mile east-west loop and a 4.9-mile north-south loop.
2/4/2016BROOKVILLE Exhibiting Mining and Tunneling Equipment, Freight Locomotives at February and April Trade Events
BROOKVILLE will kick off 2016 product exhibitions in Phoenix from Feb. 21-24 at the Society of Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration (SME) Annual Conference and Expo, followed by exhibits at freight rail and tunneling events in April.
11/13/2015Brookville Equipment Corporation to Supply Four Liberty Modern Streetcars for City of Milwaukee's Starter Line
The City of Milwaukee and Brookville Equipment Corporation (BROOKVILLE) agreed to terms on November 13, 2015 for the supply of four Liberty Modern Streetcars to the city’s 2.1- route-mile starter line in a contract valued at $18,620,841, with an option for an additional 20 vehicles to support the system’s expected expansion and future development.
10/28/2015Metro-North Railroad GP35R Locomotive Overhaul Project Moves Along at Brookville Equipment Corporation with Two Major Milestones
As the first GP35R locomotive overhaul completed by Brookville Equipment Corporation (BROOKVILLE) entered service on Sat., Oct. 24 for Metro-North Commuter Railroad (MNR), the second unit (No. 107) began its journey back to New York, departing BROOKVILLE’s Pa.-based facility on Fri., Oct. 23, marking two major milestones in the seven-unit rebuild project.
10/27/2015Brookville Equipment Corporation to Restore and Modernize PCC Fleet for the El Paso Streetcar Project
The Camino Real Regional Mobility Authority (CRRMA), working with the City of El Paso, Texas, has agreed to terms with Brookville Equipment Corporation (BROOKVILLE) for the complete overhaul, restoration, and modernization of six Presidents’ Conference Committee (PCC) streetcars originally manufactured in 1937. This agreement is for the forthcoming 4.8-mile El Paso Streetcar Project, which will return the City of El Paso’s PCC vehicles to service for the first time since 1974.
10/8/2015BROOKVILLE Liberty Modern Streetcar with Onboard Energy Storage System Wins Technical Innovation of the Year at LRTA’s 2015 Global Light Rail Awards
Brookville Equipment Corporation (BROOKVILLE) earned the award for Technical Innovation of the Year for its Liberty Modern Streetcar, featuring an onboard energy storage system (OESS), at the ninth annual Global Light Rail Awards in London on Wed., Oct. 7.
9/10/2015BROOKVILLE Gearing Up for Fall Events in Mining, Tunneling, Locomotive and Streetcar Industries
Brookville Equipment Corporation will exhibit at four industry events, covering every business unit the company serves, including mining, tunneling, freight locomotives, and commuter locomotive and streetcar products throughout September and October of 2015.
7/20/2015City of Dallas and Dallas Area Rapid Transit Exercise Two Vehicle Option on Off-Wire Liberty Modern Streetcars from BROOKVILLE
The City of Dallas and Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) exercised an option on Thursday, July 9, 2015, for the delivery of two additional off-wire capable Liberty Modern Streetcars – extending a partnership with Brookville Equipment Corporation (BROOKVILLE) that began with a March 2013 contract for two identical vehicles, delivered in the first half of 2015.
6/8/2015Detroit's M-1 RAIL Traveling Off-Wire with BROOKVILLE's Liberty Modern Streetcars
Detroit-based M-1 RAIL and Brookville Equipment Corporation (BROOKVILLE) agreed to terms on Friday, June 5 for the supply of six off-wire capable Liberty Modern Streetcars for the 3.3-mile Woodward Avenue line, set for delivery to begin in the fourth quarter of 2016, with a contract valued at $32 million.
4/10/2015BROOKVILLE Ships Two New Tier-4 CoGeneration Locomotives to Central California Traction
Brookville Equipment Corporation (BROOKVILLE) recently shipped two EPA Tier-4 BL12CG CoGenerationTM low-emissions switchers to Central California Traction (CCT), which will be utilized for freight haulage applications along the operator’s two short line rail corridors, including the Stockton Public Belt Railroad Network (55.9 miles) and the Central Valley Branch (14.9 miles) with service from Stockton, Calif., to Lodi and Sacramento, Calif.
3/25/2015BROOKVILLE Delivers First Off-Wire Capable Liberty Modern Streetcar to DART for Dallas Downtown-to-Oak Cliff Line
DALLAS – Brookville Equipment Corporation (BROOKVILLE) delivered the first of two off-wire capable Liberty Modern Streetcars to Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) on Fri., March 20, 2015, marking the first-ever delivery of an American designed and manufactured off-wire capable modern streetcar to a U.S. transit agency for the downtown Union Station to Oak Cliff streetcar line, slated to open in April 2015.
3/9/2015BROOKVILLE Ships New 88-Ton Diesel-Hydraulic Yard Switching Locomotive to Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility
Brookville Equipment Corporation shipped an all-new highly-customized 88-ton diesel-hydraulic yard switching locomotive to the Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility (PSNS&IMF) in Bremerton, Wash., on Monday, March 2, 2015, which will operate at speeds of up to 10 mph while performing heavy freight car haulage applications at the naval facility.
2/24/2015BROOKVILLE 27-Ton MSHA Permissible Locomotives to Boost Safe Work Environment at Major Los Angeles Tunneling Project
Brookville Equipment Corporation recently shipped three 27-ton MSHA-permissible tunneling locomotives to the Walsh-Shea Corridor Constructors for use on the Crenshaw/LAX Transit Corridor Tunnel Project in Los Angeles. By design, the locomotives will reduce the risk of explosion due to geological conditions that may host the presence of methane and other combustible gases. Cal-OSHA has classified the tunnel drives on this project “gassy”, mandating the use of MSHA permissible locomotives.
2/6/2015BROOKVILLE Exhibiting at Spring Trade Shows in Mining, Freight Rail, and Tunneling Segments
Brookville Equipment Corporation is slated to exhibit at four key industry events in the first half of 2015 in support its mining and tunneling equipment and freight rail products from February through June.
12/11/2014Marion Van Fosson Appointed President of Brookville Equipment Corporation
Marion H. Van Fosson began his tenure as the President of Brookville Equipment Corporation (BROOKVILLE) on Monday, Dec. 8, 2014, and will oversee the Pennsylvania-based manufacturer’s long-term strategy and daily operations across all business units, including mining, tunneling, locomotives, and streetcar products.
10/8/2014Brookville Equipment Corporation President Larry Conrad Retires After More Than 35 Years of Service
Brookville Equipment Corporation (BROOKVILLE) President Larry Conrad announced his retirement, effective immediately, on Monday, October 6, 2014, after a career that spans more than 35 years at the Pennsylvania-based manufacturer of underground mining and tunneling equipment, locomotives, and streetcars. Conrad will be replaced as president in the interim by his predecessor, Mr. Dalph S. McNeil, who also serves as Chairman of the Board and CEO of BROOKVILLE.
9/24/2014Brookville Equipment Corporation to Perform End of Life Rebuild of 16 PCC Streetcars for San Francisco MTA
Brookville Equipment Corporation (BROOKVILLE) and the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA) agreed to terms on Thursday, September 17, for the rebuild of 16 Presidents’ Conference Committee (PCC) streetcars, adding a minimum of 20 years of service life to the historic vehicles in a contract valued at nearly $34.5 million.
1/14/2014BROOKVILLE’s Mining Product Line Delivers Custom Solutions for Unique Global Haulage and Transportation Applications
Brookville Equipment Corporation expands mining portfolio, looks forward to continuing to deliver custom solutions to global customers in 2014
6/3/2013BROOKVILLE Brings Home Inaugural Governor's ImPAct Award in Jobs First Category for North Central Region
BROOKVILLE is one of 50 Pennsylvania companies to win an ImPAct Award, one of ten winners statewide in Jobs First category
3/8/2013Brookville Awarded Contract to Manufacture First American Designed and Produced Off-Wire Capable Modern Streetcars for City of Dallas
BROOKVILLE and DART sign $9.4 million contract ordering the production of two off-wire capable streetcars for downtown Union Station to Oak Cliff streetcar extension project
2/13/2013Brookville Equipment Corporation Receives Small Business Scholarship for Gov. Corbett's Jobs First Mission to Brazil and Chile
BROOKVILLE is one of two companies from North Central Pennsylvania awarded scholarship for upcoming mission trip to spur statewide economic growth through international exports
2/1/2013BROOKVILLE-Powered Streetcars Delivering Football Fans to the Doorstep of the Super Bowl
New Orleans streetcar extension provides better access to citizens and visitors riding streetcars featuring BROOKVILLE propulsion systems.
12/14/2012BROOKVILLE Ships Two New Mining Personnel Carriers to Alabama
BROOKVILLE engineers, designs, manufactures, and delivers two new 17-man, diesel personnel carriers for use by Alabama energy customer in underground mines.
11/30/2012BROOKVILLE Seeking Qualified Electrical Engineers and Designers
BROOKVILLE looking for qualified talent in engineering and design / drafting
9/25/2012BROOKVILLE Units Available For Lease
BROOKVILLE offers 15-ton units for lease
8/28/2012Community Days Event Features A Mining Locomotive
Community Days 2012 in Brookville, PA provided another successful event and allowed Brookville Equipment to showcase a mining locomotive to generate a broader community awareness in its manufacturing operations.
6/11/2012BROOKVILLE Supplied Four Locomotives to the East Side Access Tunneling Project
BROOKVILLE supplied four diesel locomotives to NYC's East Side Access project.
6/8/2012BROOKVILLE Provides Stillwater Mining Company with New Diesel Locomotives.
Stillwater Mining Company receives two new BROOKVILLE diesel locomotives to support their mining operations.
5/25/2012BROOKVILLE Locomotive Restored by Ohio Vintage Coal Company
Ohio Vintage Coal Co. restores vintage mining and related equipment. A 1962 BROOKVILLE locomotive was retored by this group. Check out this article to learn more and view a demonstration video of the locomotive!
4/20/2012BROOKVILLE Features Its Newly Designed Powered Fuel Buffalo
BROOKVILLE's unique ability to create custom designed equipment has resulted in a newly featured diesel-powered fuel buffalo.
4/13/2012Advances in Wireless Power Reiterate BROOKVILLE’s Commitment to Innovative Technologies
BROOKVILLE is on the leading edge of wireless power capabilities with its creation of two battery powered streetcars that incorporate non contact recharging systems.
4/4/2012Streetcar Revitalization Captures the Hearts of American Cities
Brookville Equipment Corporation is introducing its new modern streetcar design, costomized to enhance unique transportation systems across the United States. Streetcar initiatives are booming and BROOKVILLE is definitely taking notice!
3/21/2012BROOKVILLE - Committed to Keeping it Green
BROOKVILLE strives to reduce the impact each piece of its equipment has on the environment by designing it to surpass current emission standards and include efficiencies that add the greatest value.
3/5/2012Fleet Management Programs Improve Equipment Availability
BROOKVILLE develops Life Cycle Management (LCM) plans for its customers to offer turn-key service from product inception to retirement. A fleet-wide LCM program will maximize your equipment's profitability when the equipment has less down time.
2/29/2012BROOKVILLE Redesigns Proven Vehicle to Reach New Heights
Brookville Equipment Corporation redesigns personnel carrier frame to fit a customer specific request.
2/3/2012California‘s Air Quality Concerns Lead to the Purchase of a BROOKVILLE Locomotive
BROOKVILLE's CoGeneration™ locomotive received a great deal of publicity at a PR event in California.
2/2/2012BROOKVILLE Streetcar Restoration Work Puts Cars back in Transit Service
Old streetcars are being restored and modernized by Brookville Equipment using the unique skills of a once popular industry to put cars back into transit service in New Orleans, Philadelphia and San Francisco.
1/18/2012BROOKVILLE Opens Second Mining Manufacturing Facility
BROOKVILLE reopened its Pickering Street facility with an operation of 10 men accomplishing the production of small light-weight vehicles. BROOKVILLE is continually seeking to increase its mining manufacturing capabilities.
12/2/2011Central California Traction Co adds Brookville Genset to its Fleet
Central California Traction Company (CCT) will be significantly reducing diesel emissions at their operations by using an Ultra-Low Emissions Locomotive (ULEL) from Brookville Equipment Corporation.
11/17/2011BROOKVILLE Breaks Ground to Expand Production
The company’s recent growth has necessitated a new building project that will add additional production work space including underground work pits, equipment wash stations and a 100 foot paint booth.
9/14/2011BROOKVILLE EQUIPMENT CORPORATION INTRODUCES NEW LOGO AND WEBSITE.
Brookville Equipment Corporation (Brookville) has recently introduced a new logo and website, as the company has expanded its capabilities into Streetcar Manufacture & Remanufacture and the Commuter & Industrial Locomotive industries.
7/1/2011Brookville to Provide Onsite Service for Customers
Brookville Equipment Corporation recently launched a partnering company, Brookville Services, LLC. Brookville Services, LLC is a dedicated service group that was established to meet the growing demand for services and to uphold the high standard of customer satisfaction that Brookville has built its reputation upon.
1/12/2011BROOKVILLE EQUIPMENT HAS STREETCAR FEVER.
This past year has been one of many colorful and unique streetcars on Brookville’s production floor. San Francisco Municipal Transit Authority’s (MUNI) had contracted Brookville for two separate street car rehabilitation programs on part of its fleet of light rail vehicles.
10/19/2010BEC Learns More about Mines in Chile
Every other year, Santiago, Chile, hosts a Mining Trade show called EXPOMIN.