Director of Engineering
Tom Altman is Director of Engineering at Signal South. As an MBA, Mr. Altman has 21 years experience in railroad signal design and programming. Beginning his signal career in 1992 as a Signal Designer with Southwest Signal Engineering, Mr. Altman graduated from Application Programmer to Manager of Engineering, and eventually became V.P. of Engineering in 2006.
After assisting in the sale of Southwest in 2008, Mr. Altman became Director of Small Systems for Ansaldo STS USA, Inc. where he built the Jacksonville engineering team.
Mr. Altman has executed projects for railroads such as CSX, NS, Valle in Brazil, UP, and railroads through U.S. and Canada. He is proficient in Microlok II, VHLC, VPI, Electrocode, Electrologix, GEO, and Programmable Logic Controllers.