Merkur at APTA 2023

Merkur showcases its engineering solutions & manufacturing consulting expertise for the public transportation industry at APTA’s TRANSform Conference & Expo in Orlando, FL on October 8-11, 2023.

Downers Grove, IL (September 12, 2023)Merkur Innovation, a Chicagoland-based engineering solutions & manufacturing consulting firm, is happy to announce its participation in APTA’s TRANSform Conference & Expo, which is the public transportation industry’s long- standing, premier resource for advancing mobility systems through a robust showcase of the latest-breaking technologies, products, and services.
At the conference, Merkur’s four-member team will be showcasing impactful and innovative transportation solutions that help revolutionize and optimize clients’ business by making their operations more efficient & sustainable, services more personalized, and customer experiences more modern & delightful. 

“We have a great show coming up where we will be able to connect, teach, and learn. Our solutions propel our public transportation partners to unparalleled heights of success and growth, paving the way for others to follow. We look forward to working closely with our partners and clients to truly understand their distinct needs and challenges, forging a strong collaborative partnership,” says Greg Tomek, Project Director – Manufacturing at Merkur.

As the public transportation industry looks to forge ahead of the COVID-19 challenges, the delivery model is changing faster than ever with enhanced services, newer, personalized and digitized offerings,  and powerful ESG considerations. With new technologies, public transportation services can be more intertwined with and responsive to consumer needs, assets and enterprise systems. 

Merkur’s multidisciplinary approach, extensive expertise, and global presence provide access to specialized teams, tools and resources for tackling any manufacturing challenge, from pain points to complex projects. Our 30-year history and 200-person team in North America benefits from the backing of a larger organization, bringing significant expertise to our manufacturing clients. 


We invite partners, prospects, and the press to meet with us at the conference:


Martin Dufour – CEO & President, Merkur

                        (877) 571-0222 or

Keith Nippes, Business Development Officer, Merkur 

                        (877) 571-0222 or

Jonathan Levesque – Director of Business Development and Strategy | US Operations, Merkur

    (877) 571-0222 or

Genevieve Masson – Director Product Development

                        (877) 571-0222 or

Greg Tomek – Project Director Manufacturing Projects

                        (877) 571-0222 or

When: October 8-11, 2023

Where: Orange County Convention Center, 9400 Universal Blvd, Orlando, FL 32819


About APTA TRANSform Conference & Expo:

APTA EXPO is the public transportation industry’s long-standing, premier resource for advancing mobility systems through a robust showcase of the latest-breaking technologies, products, and services by organizations from around the globe. APTA EXPO is the premier event focused on advancing the public transportation industry and providing a platform for the exchange of ideas and information. To reach this goal, we continuously seek out new ways to add more value to the attendee experience through unique and engaging experiences, forward-thinking education, fruitful networking events, and more. Learn more at

About Merkur:

For over three decades, Merkur has been at the forefront of empowering manufacturers to achieve unparalleled performance and industry dominance. With our roots deeply planted in the heart of the Midwest, we are committed to driving positive change and adding value to our local community and North American clients. Our values of responsible business management and continuous improvement guide us in partnering with like-minded organizations to create a sustainable and equitable future. We take pride in working alongside those who share our vision of making a positive impact and achieving transformational change.

Our advanced engineering and manufacturing capabilities, combined with a multidisciplinary approach, allow us to deliver tailored sustainable solutions that meet our clients’ unique requirements, from concept to reality. With our global expertise and dedication to cost-effective, high-performance solutions, we ensure your projects stay on track and propel your business to new heights. Learn more:

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