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Newton, NJ (May 24, 2016)…Protran Technology announced today the appointment of Clay A. Bunting as Deputy Director of Training and Field Engineering to further develop Protran’s growing range of advanced technology systems for railway and transportation safety.

Protran Technology, a Harsco Rail company, is a leader in secondary advanced warning systems for personnel safety, serving both the rail and bus industries. Mr. Bunting brings with him a wealth of experience within the transportation industry, particularly in the areas of track worker safety and protection. He spent the last 35 years as a transit and railroad professional at the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA). During that time, he held several senior level positions including General Superintendent of Track and Structures and Director of Capital Programs and Planning. He also served as Chairman of WMATA’s Roadway Worker Protection (RWP) Task Force and Chairman of the Roadway Worker Protection Committee, where he led the development of WMATA’s award-winning RWP Program.

“Clay’s wealth of experience and industry knowledge have already made him a key addition to the Protran Technology family,” said Peter Bartek, Vice President of Business Development at Protran Technology. “We view his appointment as a sign of our commitment to being the leading company in our industry. Our new innovations and the increasing demand from transit agencies led us to look for an addition to our team who will fit in with our ethos of innovation and exceptional service, and it is very fortunate that we were able to find someone of Clay’s caliber to fulfill this role. I’m confident that Clay will play a key role in providing and implementing high quality solutions for our clients.”

About Protran Technology
Protran Technology is a company of Harsco Rail a division of Harsco Corporation and a leader in track maintenance equipment, technology, and service support. For more information, visit or