Capital Metro Bus Electrification Facility

Location: Austin, TX
Owner: Capital Metro Transportation Authority
Project Engineer: Huitt-Zollars, INC.


CapStar Electric  was recently awarded and has been completing the first electric bus charging facility for Capital Metro. This project consists of 100,000+ lf of conduit and 30+ manholes, which will serve as the infrastructure to provide power to 200 bus charging stations. We were also just awarded a contract change to provide (2) Vista Gear switches, (8) transformers (1) 3,000 amp service, 30,000+ linear feet conductors and the installation of (9) bus chargers.