Rail Transportation Standards Committee
of the
Vehicular Technology Society

RTSC is:

  • A developer of standards for rail passenger vehicles, trains, signals, and systems;
  • A standing committee of the Vehicular Technology Society of the IEEE (VT/RTSC);
  • The Sponsor Committee for all rail transit vehicle interface standards developed by IEEE;
  • and the place where you can be involved in setting rail transit standards!

Tutorial - How to sign up to ballot
Transit Agency Travel - Expense form, Instructions and Sample (note US$0.575 mileage rate for 2015)

Committee meeting and Working Group meetings

January 13, 2015 (now postponed) - Full Committee Meeting (online & conference call info TBD)
Agenda    Prior Minutes

Future Meetings

Date / Location TBD

RSVP to Lowell Goudge, lowell.goudge@transport.alstom.com


About RTSC

Published Standards

-  Group Summaries

  • Railcar
  • Signals
  • Overhead Contact
  • Traction Power

Meeting minutes


Contact the Chair: Lowell Goudge
Cell: +1 416 407 3298


Jon Adams
+1 480-628-6686


ailcar / Crossover

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Overhead Contact Systems

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Traction Power Substations

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Meeting Participation: 

Note that all individuals are invited to participate in any or all meetings in which they have an interest.  Please advise the meeting chair, of the particular meeting, that you are coming, so that proper food and space arrangements can be made.

Home Page: www.rtvisc.org  (http://grouper.ieee.org/groups/railtransit)
Modified - 11 January 2015