LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwire -08/21/12)- Las Vegas Railway Express, Inc. (X Train) (XTRN), the company building a luxury passenger train with planned rail service between Southern CA and Las Vegas, today announced Carpenter Sellers Del Gatto Architects as its chief architectural design firm for the X Train's Las Vegas terminal facility as well as the interior design concepts for the passenger cars.
"Working with the professionals at Carpenter Sellers Del Gatto Architects is a pleasure," says Michael A. Barron, President and CEO of the Las Vegas Railway Express. "Their spirited design work will bring our X Train vision to life for countless future passengers."
Carpenter Sellers Del Gatto Architects (CSD) provides architectural and interior design services in Southern Nevada and across the country. Their firm of 16 employees has been designing Las Vegas Valley premier projects for more than twenty-five years including such esteemed structures as the Andre Agassi College Preparatory Academy, the University of Phoenix, Zappos.com, healthcare facilities, banks, prestigious restaurants and more. Rob Gurdison is the Design Director of CSD. He says, "With this X Train project, I get excited to know that people from other cities will be arriving in our town."
The awarding winning firm has significant accomplishments designing in desert environments and has a solid reputation for their sustainable designs. CSD is a national member of the US Green Building Council and has multiple design projects that have achieved LEED Gold and Silver Certification.
About Las Vegas Railway Express, Inc.
Las Vegas Railway Express, Inc. has been planning for the establishment of a "Vegas Class" passenger train service between Los Angeles and Las Vegas since early 2009. Service departures are planned to be Thursday and Friday to Las Vegas with returns on Sunday back to Los Angeles. An introductory price of $99 each way includes Vegas Class accommodations and all-inclusive food & beverage. In addition, the X Train will also offer the ability for its passengers to book hotel rooms, transportation transfers, entertainment & show tickets and other travel incidentals. For more information, please visit the Company website at http://www.vegasxtrain.com.
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