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Traxus Heavy Industries

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Traxus Heavy Industries is an interplanetary human industrial company. It had facilities on the planets of Earth,[1] Reach,[2] and Andesia.[3]

Overview[edit]

Products and services[edit]

Traxus engages in a number of heavy industry enterprises. They have a stake in Wind Power Station 7 on the Zanzibar Island.[1] The company also utilized HuCiv HC1500 trucks for ground transport.[4] Traxus also manufactured fire extinguishers, some of which were used in the West Market in Mombasa[5] and some Pelicans like Echo 216.[6]

Vehicles[edit]

Facilities[edit]

Traxus Heavy Industries maintained a large network of warehouses on Earth to ease the storage of supplies and goods.[7] Traxus Heavy Industries also had a few office buildings in the city of New Mombasa.[8]

The company had facilities in the following cities and locations:

Planet Location Facility Name/Facility Role
Earth Voi, EAP Traxus Factory Complex 09[9]
Traxus Factory Complex 71[10]
Zanzibar Island, EAP Wind Power Station 7[1]
New Mombasa, EAP[8]
Reach New Alexandria, Eposz Traxus Tower[2]
Andesia Noctus[3]

History[edit]

Human-Covenant war[edit]

Main article: Human-Covenant war

The Traxus Tower was also the main evacuation point for the city during the Siege of New Alexandria during the Fall of Reach. With the help of SPARTAN-B312, the tower's executive pad was cleared and held by the Bullfrogs to enable the evacuation.[2] By October 2552, Traxus was advertising in New Mombasa.[8]

Post-war[edit]

In 2556, Traxus was placed under "Active Investigation" by ONI alongside many other companies after the Sedra terrorist attack.[11]

Sometime in either 2557 or 2558, Traxus had ads placed in the city of Pilvros, New Carthage.[12]

Production notes[edit]

The company's name is a reference to Traxus IV, an AI that went rampant in the Marathon series. The name "Traxus" is an anagram for "Art Sux" - or "Suxart" spelled backwards.[13]

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List of appearances[edit]

Sources[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Halo 3, multiplayer map Last Resort
  2. ^ a b c Halo: Reach, campaign level Exodus
  3. ^ a b Halo 5: Guardians, multiplayer map Empire
  4. ^ Halo: Reach, campaign level The Pillar of Autumn
  5. ^ Halo Infinite Multiplayer Overview
  6. ^ Discover Hope
  7. ^ Halo Waypoint, Earth
  8. ^ a b c Halo 3: ODST, campaign level Mombasa Streets
  9. ^ Halo 3, campaign level The Storm
  10. ^ Halo 3, multiplayer map Foundry
  11. ^ ONI: Walk the Path
  12. ^ Halo 4, multiplayer map Perdition
  13. ^ Twitter, Vic DeLeon (@vicdeleon): "TRAXUS is an an anagram for Art Sux/SuxArt. That’s it for today. I’ll let someone else chime in." (Retrieved on Apr 5, 2021) [archive]