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Mayor Kasim Reed and Siemens Unveil Atlanta Streetcar Propulsion System
Engine used to drive streetcar manufactured in metro Atlanta
Posted Date: 6/15/2012 6:30 PM
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Reese McCranie, Deputy Director
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 06/15/12

Media Advisory

Mayor Kasim Reed and Siemens Unveil Atlanta Streetcar Propulsion System

Engine used to drive streetcar manufactured in metro Atlanta


 WHO:
Mayor Kasim Reed
Dr. Yvette Taylor, Federal Transit Administration Regional Administrator
Dr. Beverly A. Scott, General Manager, MARTA
A.J. Robinson, President, Atlanta Downtown Improvement District
Doug Keith, President, Drive Technologies, Siemens Industry, Inc.

 WHAT:

Mayor Kasim Reed, Siemens President Doug Keith, Atlanta Streetcar partners and more than 300 Siemens workers will host a press conference and tour of the Siemens plant where the propulsion systems for the Atlanta Streetcar vehicles are being manufactured. At this event, images of the vehicle being built will be available for media along with a sneak peak of the new Atlanta Streetcar logo.

 WHEN: Monday, June 18, 2012
11:00 a.m.

 WHERE:

Siemens GA 400 Plant
100 Technology Drive
Alpharetta, GA 30005

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