Herzog Technologies, Inc. – Vice President of Field Operations – MOS
As Vice President, David Lucas is responsible for managing Signal and Communication (S&C) systems on Herzog’s maintenance properties. He provides daily monitoring and improvement of maintenance property activities as well as the management and execution of projects on these properties to ensure the quality and dependability of these systems. With 27 years of railroad systems experience, David has developed a deep understanding of all phases of signal, communications, and PTC including construction means & methods, maintenance principles & guidelines as well as the subsequent testing requirements of these systems.
David worked for the BNSF Railway for more than 20 years gaining a foundation of Class 1 railroad principles that have carried over into the commuter sector. These principles are used to help our customers develop an understanding of systems they currently use and potential system capital and/or operational upgrades that will help their respective properties be more reliable.
David has an Associate of Applied Science degree in Electronics Technology (Communications) from Johnson County Community College; certifications in Project Management from the University of Texas Arlington, FRA Testing & Inspection, Cutover Principles, Six Sigma & Lean Principles from BNSF Leadership University and is a Qualified Electronic Technician. He is an active member of Committee 36 Highway-Rail Grade Crossing Warning Systems and Committee 37 Signal Systems for the American Railway Engineering & Maintenance-of-Way Association (AREMA) and has the California State License Board (C10 – Electrical Certification).View all Leadership