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June 27, 2018

Tolar fabricates transit shelters and signage for GPTC in Gary, Indiana

     Branded transit shelters and signage leveraged as BRT elements for Gary, Indiana’s new Broadway Metro Express rapid bus service On February 19th, 2018 Gary Public Transportation Corp (GPTC) launched its new Broadway Metro Express. This is the first BRT style, rapid bus service project in the agency’s history, which began as a private streetcar  …   Read More »

October 9, 2017

Tolar Manufacturing seeks DBE suppliers

Tolar Manufacturing is seeking DBE and SBE firms certified by the Nevada Unified Certification Program ( under 49 CFR Part 26 to submit technical and commercial proposals to us for materials and services we may require to manufacture bus shelters. The potential supplier work scope may include steel & aluminum tube and sheet material,  …   Read More »

October 6, 2017

Tolar Manufacturing Company designs and fabricates custom transit shelters to be located in the City of Santa Ana, California

      Tolar Manufacturing Company was recently selected by ND Construction, Inc. to design and fabricate 41 custom-built transit shelters for the City of Santa Ana, California. The city successfully obtained a grant from the Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA) to complete this project, which consists of four uniquely sized shelters that  …   Read More »

October 4, 2017

Kristen Allen promoted to Tolar Manufacturing Company Quality Control Manager

“It’s important that everyone on the Tolar team understand their vital role in producing quality products for our customers. Kristen is a great fit to lead that effort.” Tolar Manufacturing Company founder and president, Gary Tolar has promoted five-year employee, Kristen Allen to Quality Control Manager. Kristen joined the Tolar Manufacturing  …   Read More »

October 2, 2017

Tolar Manufacturing Company awarded 5-year LYNX contract in Orlando, Florida

 Continued Tolar portfolio growth in recent months includes FL, TX, CA, CO, MO, MT, HI and Canada After a rigorous competitive evaluation process, Tolar Manufacturing Company was recently awarded a five-year contract to supply up to $6,750,000 worth of transit shelters and solar illumination to the Central Florida Regional Transportation Authority  …   Read More »

August 8, 2017

Tolar Manufacturing Company delivers sleek and modern BRT stations and bus stop shelters for Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority

     Tolar Manufacturing Company announced today it has completed the delivery of 16 bus rapid transit (BRT) stations and an additional 10 bus stop shelters for Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA) in San Jose, California. The shelters are now installed along VTA’s new and exciting seven-mile Alum Rock-Santa Clara Bus Rapid Transit  …   Read More »

June 14, 2017

Real-time benefits from real-time information

In the current June issue of Mass Transit Magazine, Patrick Merrick, Tolar Manufacturing Company EVP provides insights into Tolar’s best practices with real-time information at bus stops and transit shelters. He discusses Tolar Manufacturing’s new alliance with Streamline Integrated Solutions. “This strategic partnership pairs SIS’  …   Read More »