Technical Committees

Committee 41 – Track Maintenance

Maintenance-of-Way Functional Group

Committee 41 develops references, guidelines and procedures for the application of AREMA technical standards, railroad best practices and industry expertise in support of track maintenance professionals with the safe and efficient practice of track maintenance.

Chair

Gary M. Noto

Retired

Amtrak

Email: notog12@yahoo.com

Vice Chair

Matthew D. Davidson

Asst. Division Engineer

Norfolk Southern Railway

Email: matthew.davidson@nscorp.com

Secretary

Cody T. Younker

Track Supervisor

Norfolk Southern Railway

Email: cody.younker@nscorp.com

Subcommittees and Current Assignments

Working on a best practice that will include switch component installation. Will concentrate on switch point and stock rail installation first.

2015 Current Subjects include:

  • Art of track inspection - complete.
  • Organization of materials and environmental processes of material handling and clean-up.
  • Six best practices under development.