Technical Committees

Committee 33 - Electric Energy Utilization 

Passenger & Transit Functional Group

This committee is responsible for the development and publication of recommended procedures and information regarding the design of electric traction for railway operations and use of fixed equipment powered by electrical energy.

Chair

Ruth Lu

Manager of OCS

WSP

Email: Ruth.Lu@wsp.com

Vice Chair

William Pollak

Chief Engineer-Electrical

New Jersey Transit

Email: wpollak@njtransit.com

Secretary

Jonathan C. Schmidt, PE

Associate Vice President

AECOM

Email: jon.schmidt@aecom.com

Ballots

 

Subcommittees and Current Assignments


Subcommittee A: Recommendations for Further Investigation and Research.

Subcommittee B: Revision of Manual.

Subcommittee 4: Traction Power Distribution Systems.

Subcommittee 5: Signal Compatibility with AC Railway Electrification.

Subcommittee 7: Rail Bonding.

Subcommittee 8: Catenary and Locomotive Interaction.

Subcommittee 12: Traction Power Supply Requirements - DC.

Subcommittee 13: Safety and Operations.

Subcommittee G: Glossary.