They expect to do that over the last months of 2018. The article states that BART had a similar problem with eBART to Antioch, with 125 parts that had to be replaced.On June 12, VTA was informed by its contractor that some of the networking equipment installed to date does not comply with contract requirements and must be replaced. This networking equipment includes hundreds of data control devices, generally referred to as switches or routers. After receiving this information, VTA immediately conducted a security assessment to determine the full nature and extent of the problem identified in June. From this effort, it was determined that approximately 1,100 devices will have to be replaced and retested.
Field Work Begins to Advance Design on VTA’s BART Phase II Project
In preparation for the construction of VTA’s six-mile BART extension into downtown San Jose and Santa Clara, VTA will begin to gather information about the geological conditions and locations of utilities in the path of the future project.