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Herzog Transit Services, Inc.

Industry leader in passenger rail operations & maintenance

Rail Transit Operations & Maintenance Company

Herzog Transit Services, Inc. (HTSI) and its wholly-owned subsidiary, TransitAmerica Services Inc. (TASI), are major industry service providers for commuter rail, heavy/metrorail, DMU/hybrid, intercity, and streetcar systems across North America.

Formed in 1993, HTSI is now the largest private passenger rail operations and maintenance (O&M) provider in the U.S.

Division Capabilities
Who We Serve
Transportation agencies
Transit passengers
Rail Systems Expertise
Commuter rail
Competitive Advantages
One-stop shop for all O&M services
Prompt response to owners needs
Provides premium, on-time performance
Exceptional and consistent safety record
Operates all rail transit vehicle technologies

Scott Perry

Herzog Transit Services, Inc. (HTSI) – President

Scott Perry provides executive oversight for procurement, finance, and operational performance for all transit operations under Herzog Transit Services, Inc. and its subsidiary company, TransitAmerica Services Inc.


Comprehensive O&M services

The capabilities of HTSI and TASI are far-reaching – providing all functional tasks associated with the safe and efficient operations and maintenance of any rail transit system.

Passenger Rail Operations

HTSI’s experienced train crews, train dispatchers, station agents, and support personnel are trained and certified in compliance with federal and state regulations supported by an internal training program. Our staff is trained to be responsive to the needs of the passenger in a professional and courteous manner.

  • Train crew scheduling
  • Train dispatching
  • Reporting & compliance
  • Fare revenue services
  • Flagging/Roadway Worker Protection (RWP)

Rail Transit Maintenance

HTSI performs comprehensive maintenance-of-way, rolling stock, facilities, and station maintenance services. We also offer turnkey maintenance solutions for all passenger-access areas such as station platforms, parking lots, and facilities. Currently, rolling stock maintenance services are performed on more than 450 pieces of equipment.

  • Rolling stock
  • Traction electrification systems
  • Track & structures
  • Signals & communications
  • Stations
  • Facilities

HTSI Innovations


HTSI’s Transit Asset Management 4 (TAM-4©) system schedules; tracks, captures, and integrates data; and generates compliant reports on operations and maintenance activities.

Learn more about TAM-4©
HTSI Innovations

Added value:
Construction expertise

Herzog’s years of construction experience on major U.S. passenger rail transit operations and Class 1 freight territories provides customers with an expert team for all types of railroad operation and maintenance systems.


Herzog Transit Services Featured Project


In 2012, Herzog Transit Services, Inc.’s subsidiary TRANSITAMERICA℠ (TASI) began operations and maintenance of the Caltrain service from San Francisco through San Jose to Gilroy, CA. The 52-mile right-of-way is owned by the Peninsula Corridor Joint Powers Board (PCJPB) and the Union Pacific Railroad. Current service includes 92 weekday trains with an average weekday ridership of 62,000 passengers.


Operations and maintenance programs developed in full compliance with agency requirements.

  • Federal Transit administration
  • FRA
  • association of American railroads
  • NFPA
  • EPA