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Electronic Security System at Chambers St. Station Complex

L.K.. Comstock will install an Electronic Security System on NYCT's Chambers Street Station Complex.
Project Highlights 
  • Installed electronic security system (ESS)
  • Constructed a security work station and badging station
  • Installed and tested a range of subsystems
New York, NY
RailWorks Business Unit 
L.K. Comstock & Company

L.K. Comstock completed the $2.3 million subcontract to install an electronic security system (ESS) for NYCT’s Chambers Street Station (CSSC) complex.


L.K. Comstock installed an electronic security system (ESS) for the Chambers Street Station featuring a security work station and badging station. L.K. Comstock also installed and tested these subsystems:

  • Closed circuit television (CCTV),also referred to as a video surveillance system
  • Access control system
  • Intrusion detection system
  • Intercom system
  • Station local area network, including cable/conduit infrastructure
  • Wide area network

In addition, L.K. Comstock installed and tested a new power distribution system in the two communications rooms and a new HVAC system.

The CSSC is part of the New York City subway and consists of the IRT Brooklyn Bridge-City Hall Station, the BMT Chambers Street Station and the underground passageways connecting the two stations. 

Other participants 
Prime Contractor, Transit Technologies Alcatel-Lucent