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ATS designs & manufactures propulsion systems & accessories
American Traction Systems provides propulsion systems and accessories for rail vehicles including PCC Streetcars (New Orleans, El Paso, Galveston, Boston), Freight Locomotives & MOW equipment. ATS is a private, wholly American-owned company specializing in the design & manufacture of high-power IGBT motor control products and accessories for the light rail industry. We provide equipment that operates reliably in the harshest conditions imaginable. Our auxiliary inverters are in daily operation on the LA Metro Red Line, Baltimore Metro, Miami-Dade Metro & Niagra Frontier Transit. Our successful designs include both on and off-road electric vehicles such as Fuel Cell Buses & Automobiles, Streetcars, GenSet Locomotives, Rail MOW equipment, Marine Passenger Vessels, Hybrid Trucks & Buses, Airline Ground Support Vehicles, & electric vehicles of all types. ATS designs and manufactures solid-state electric vehicle traction controllers for vehicles powered by batteries, diesel generators, hybrid systems, fuel cells & power centers. We have satisfied customers in North America, Europe, Africa, Asia, South America & Australia.