Positive Train Control

The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) yesterday released a quarterly status update on railroads’ self-reported progress, as of Sept. 30 toward…
November 20, 2020
The U.S. DOT’s Build America Bureau provided a $851.15 million loan under the Railroad Rehabilitation and Improvement Financing (RRIF) Program to the…
July 27, 2020
The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) this week released a quarterly status update on railroads’ self-reported progress, as of December 31, 2019…
February 28, 2020
NJ Transit makes key advancement in positive train control project
Image: @NJTRANSIT via Twitter
The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) recently gave NJ Transit approval to begin revenue service demonstration (RSD) of its positive train…
February 21, 2020
Today, the House Subcomittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials held a hearing to address “Challenges and Opportunities for Commuter…
September 24, 2019
NTSB Amtrak postderailment in Washington State
Image: Amtrak postderailment in Washington State from NTSB report
The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) recently issued a final report detailing its investigation into the derailment of an Amtrak train…
June 27, 2019
Washington State DOT (WSDOT) officials recently announced the implementation of positive train control (PTC) technology has been fully activated…
March 26, 2019
Only four of the 41 rail systems in the nation required to implement positive train control (PTC) met the end-of-the-year deadline in 2018, according…
January 03, 2019
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