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WTS Philly - Positive Train Control on the Northeast Corridor: Past, Present, and Future (1 PDH)

When:
Thursday, November 03, 2022, 11:30 AM until 1:30 PM
Where:
Burns Engineering
2001 Market St, 6th Fl
Philadelphia, PA 19127
Philadelphia, PA  
Additional Info:
Category:
Affiliate Group Event
Registration is required
Payment In Full In Advance Only

 

WTS Philadelphia
presents

Positive Train Control on the Northeast Corridor: Past, Present, and Future (1 PDH)

 

The Advanced Civil Speed Enforcement System (ACSES) currently operating across the Northeast Corridor is a PTC-enabling technology that overlays traditional Automatic Train Control Cab Signal Systems (ATC CSS) to provide life-saving Positive Train Control (PTC) functionality mandated by the Rail Safety Improvement Act of 2008. This presentation will provide an overview of the history and evolution of the technology behind Positive Train Control (PTC) on the Northeast Corridor.

Presenters:

 

Mike Ehrenberger

Burns Engineering
Project Manager

 

Joe Sanfilippo

Amtrak
Director of Engineering, PTC

Date
November 3, 2022

Location
Burns Engineering
2001 Market St, 6th Fl
Philadelphia, PA 19127

Time
11:30 AM to 12:00 PM Registration
12:00 PM to 1:30 PM Program & Questions

Cost
In-Person $15
Virtual FREE

RSVP By
Monday, October 31, 2022

Notes
Lunch will be provided for in-person attendees.
One (1) PDH will be offered for this session.

Questions
VicePresident@wtsphiladelphia.org