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PRIIA Section 305 Next Generation Equipment Pool Committee. Ken Uznanski SCORT March 8. 2010. Section 305 Next Generation Equipment Committee. Purpose : To design, develop specifications for, and procure standardized next generation corridor equipment Functions:

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Section 305 next generation equipment committee
Section 305 Next Generation Equipment Committee

  • Purpose:

    • To design, develop specifications for, and procure standardized next generation corridor equipment

  • Functions:

    • Determine number of different types of equipment required

    • Establish a pool of equipment for use on routes funded by participating states

    • Subject to agreement, utilize Amtrak-provided services to design, maintain and remanufacture equipment

  • Cooperative Agreements

    • Amtrak and participating states may enter into agreements for funding, procurement, remanufacture, ownership and management

    • May apply to current or new equipment

    • May establish a corporation to perform these functions

  • Participants

    • Amtrak, States, FRA, host railroads, equipment manufacturers, other operators as appropriate


Section 305 executive committee
Section 305 Executive Committee

  • Initial Meeting of Executive Committee held January 13-14

  • Executive Committee Membership

    • Amtrak

    • Federal Railroad Administration

    • States (CA, GA, IA, LA, MD, MO, NC, NY, WA, WI)

  • Officers

    • Bill Bronte, California - Chair

    • Mario Bergeron, Amtrak - Vice-Chair

    • DJ Stadtler, Amtrak - Treasurer

    • Rod Massman, Missouri - Secretary

  • Subcommittees

    • Financial

    • Technical

    • Administrative


Section 305 deliverables
Section 305 Deliverables

  • First Year Deliverables

    • Complete single-level specifications for corridor services

    • Complete bi-level specifications

    • Diesel locomotive specifications

    • Develop ownership and organizational structures

    • Determine appropriate procurement strategies

    • Fleet management strategy

    • Be prepared for initial procurements

  • Rolling stock procurements using federal funds will be subject to “Buy America” requirements


Section 305 current activities
Section 305 Current Activities

  • Sub-Committee Establishment

    • Work plans and budgets

    • Membership

    • Industry involvement

  • Working with FRA to access $2 million currently appropriated for Section 305 work

  • AASHTO development of website and other information and administative support

  • Executive Committee Meeting March 10


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