September 22, 2023


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Folks Information: Hotstart, Frauscher Sensor Technological innovation, HDR

Written by

Marybeth Luczak
, Executive Editor


Left to correct: Casey Hall, Solution Strategist/Marketplace Manager, Hotstart Andrzej Bartnik, Chief Technological innovation Officer, Frauscher Sensor Technologies Laura Grams, Transit Scheduling Exercise Leader, HDR.

Hotstart has elevated Casey Hall to Item Strategist/Sector Supervisor. Also, Andrzej Bartnik is having around as Main Technological innovation Officer at Frauscher Sensor Technology. And HDR has promoted Laura Grams to Transit Preparing Practice Chief.

Casey Corridor joined Hotstart, a designer and maker of thermal administration techniques, in 2015. As Railroad Marketplace Manager, he labored with railroads, installers and OEMs to cut down locomotive idling, gasoline consumption and emissions throughout the U.S. and Canada. As aspect of Hall’s new job creating item strategies for all markets, he will move from the Hotstart Railroad Office in Merrillville, Ind., to firm headquarters in Spokane, Clean., in which he will do the job more intently with Hotstart’s sales, engineering and manufacturing teams. He will proceed to lead the Railroad division. Mike Mustradi serves as Railroad Market Supervisor.

“Casey has completed a terrific task in the rail industry and now is in posture to make a bigger effect,” Hotstart CEO Terry Choose reported. “We are fired up to have him in Spokane working closer with us. He has a lot of constructive electricity and enjoys performing with folks. Our organization, staff and buyers will gain from his initiatives.”

Andrzej Bartnik has served Frauscher Sensor Engineering, an axle counting and wheel detection procedure company, since 2019 as Running Director of Frauscher Poland. He will proceed in that place and also provide as Main Technologies Officer of the international organization. 

Prior to signing up for Frauscher, Bartnik held many strategic roles at Bombardier, like Solution Owner, Chief Specialist, and Onboard and Wayside Tools Office Line Manager.

“Given his extensive experience in this sector, Andrzej will emphasis on the improvement of our portfolio system, collectively with our specialists, presenting Frauscher as the top remedies service provider throughout the rail sector,” Frauscher CEO Michael Thiel said.

Primarily based in Houston, Tex., Laura Grams will function closely with transportation scheduling and transit management “to increase and diversify HDR’s transit organizing choices,” the company claimed. “She will make on her experience and expertise of the firm’s solutions to elevate the practice and build staff included with coverage, units preparing, corridor organizing and development, funding, and operations and safety. Her operate will span all transit modes, from paratransit and intercity passenger rail to bus swift transit, commuter rail and much more. Grams will enable shoppers potential-proof their investments although getting advantage of rising transportation traits these as automated, connected, electric and shared motor vehicles, micro-transit, micro-mobility and Massive Data.” 

With 17 years of expertise, 13 of them with HDR, Grams has expertise in challenge administration as very well as transit company scheduling, which includes route framework, scheduling, ridership investigation and transit operations. “She also delivers a superior-degree understanding of transportation development plans and regionally coordinated transportation options,” HDR famous.”Her know-how and knowledge allows her to increase the effects of HDR’s complementary, whole job daily life cycle solutions.”

“I glance forward to encouraging our purchasers provide their critical mobility projects on time when being conscious of budgets,” mentioned Grams.

“The transit business is going through quite a few improvements from rising tendencies, electrification of fleets and ridership recovery,” said HDR World-wide Transportation Preparing Director Santanu Roy. “Leveraging HDR’s leadership in the transit space, Laura will be instrumental in guiding diverse teams and clientele toward personalized alternatives that enrich transit corridors with good and sustainable capabilities.”