North American Rail Solutions acquires Condor Signals

Condor Signals North American Rail Solutions through its Canadian subsidiary Universal Rail Systems, acquired the Canadian signal company Condor Signals and Communications, based in Oakville, Ontario.

“We are thrilled to have Condor join our Signals team and look forward to continuing to grow together. This acquisition also adds a line of quality Condor signals products, now available to our customers across Canada,” Tim McMillan, President & Chief Operating Officer of Universal Rail Systems said.

Condor Signals, a well-respected provider of rail signals and communications services across North America, will operate as part of the Universal Rail signals group and maintain its offices in Oakville, Ontario. In addition, Condor will continue to provide high quality manufactured products such as rail switch heaters, bungalows, and racking systems under the “Condor” tradename.

“Adding Condor to our Universal Rail Systems portfolio expands our signals capabilities not only in Canada, but into the US markets as well. It is an example of our ongoing commitment to growth and support to our customers across North America,” Thomas Lucario, CEO of North American Rail Solutions said.

Condor Signal & Communications Inc. provides a total signal and communications solution for transit and rail customers in North America and internationally delivering complete design and engineering, signal engineering and field installation projects, grade crossing solutions, signal products as well as control office applications including computer aided dispatching (CAD) and automatic train location systems (ATLS).

“When reflecting on the transition of Condor, I feel a deep sense of joy and pride. Entrusting the future of Condor to a distinguished member of the rail supply industry fills me with confidence. It’s not just about passing on the baton; it’s about ensuring a prosperous future for our dedicated employees and the business,” the outgoing owner, Maggie DiPede-Sullivan said.

Headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta, Universal Rail Systems id a provider of turnkey rail construction, repair, maintenance, inspection, and terminal services for critical rail infrastructure at industrial, class 1, government, and transit sites in Canada.


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