Key Performance Indicators

Rail Mean Distance Between Failures

Definition: An industry standard that measures the mechanical reliability of the fleet. It measures the average rail car miles between National Transit Database (NTD) reportable mechanical failures i.e., incidents precluding a revenue vehicle from completing its trip, or starting its next scheduled trip.

Performance (October):

In October, met the Target; the actual being 27,648 rail car miles - mostly due to the reduction in the number of ATC related failures.