Passenger & Transit Functional Group

Technical Committee 33 - Electric Energy Utilization

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

Jonathan C. Schmidt, PE

Vice President

AECOM

Email: jon.schmidt@aecom.com

Vice Chair

Ruth Lu, PE

Systems Manager East Region

WSP

Email: Ruth.Lu@wsp.com

Secretary

Joanna Pardini

Senior Engineer--Catenary Design

Amtrak

Email: joanna.pardini@amtrak.com

Subcommittees and Current Assignments


Subcommittee 4: Traction Power Distribution Systems.

Subcommittee 5: Railway Electrification Compatibility with Signal Systems.

Subcommittee 6: Traction Power Supply Requirements for Railroad AC Electrification Systems.