DETROIT, February 09, 2009 – Detroit based Brasco International has been awarded a five-year agreement by the Utah Transit Authority located in Salt Lake City, Utah. The UTA services a 6 county, 1,400 square mile area with over 450 buses and nearly 1,000 vehicles. This five-year agreement commences December 2008 with deliveries beginning in 2009, with renewal options through 2012. Brasco has provided shelters to UTA in the past and have further solidified their position with this newest contract. Brasco General Manager Doug Pew says “We are very happy to have been awarded the business at UTA, they are a valued customer and this represents the fact that we build a quality shelter and have many repeat customers in the Transit Industry”. UTA also ordered and will be using the Brasco solar-powered LED lighting systems for their shelters.
“We are committed to the use of sustainable materials and we offer solar-powered LED lighting for our shelters” adds Steve Long, Brasco’s Director of Solar Products. Brasco International is a leader in the design and manufacturer of passenger shelters, smoking shelters, covered walkways, canopies, and other outdoor protection shelters and has been in the transportation shelter business since 1993. They are on the leading edge of their industry providing sustainable materials, solar products, and other “green” initiatives. Visit www.brasco.com for further information.