Amtrak established the Next Generation Corridor Equipment Pool Committee, comprised of representatives of Amtrak, the Federal Railroad Administration, host freight railroad companies, passenger railroad equipment manufacturers, interested States, and other passenger railroad operators. The Committee was formed to design, develop specifications for, and procure standardized next-generation corridor equipment.
***NGEC 4th Annual Meeting - February 21st, 2014, Hyatt Regency Hotel Capitol Hill, Washington, DC***
2014 Annual Meeting Page (with Presentations)
Background/Activities Report, Comprehensive (updated September 30th, 2014)
Activities Report - September 2014
PRIIA Section 305 NGEC Report - Prepared by Parsons Brinckerhoff (June 2014)US DOT and NIST/MEP launch partnership to help connect passenger railcar builders and US suppliers to help achieve 100% Buy America goal. Visit the NIST/MEP web site
NGEC BackgrounderNGEC Organization Chart
NGEC Organizational Leadership Chart
Access the Railroad 101 Webinar presentations here: http://rail.transportation.org/Pages/AASHTO-Rail-Resource-Center.aspx
Click on the links at left to find out more about the Committee.