ANNOUNCEMENT 12 Sep 2018
The Federal Railroad Administration is providing grant funding for eligible positive train control system projects, subject to Buy-American conditions.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
On September 12, 2018 the Federal Railroad Administration the U.S. Department of Transportation published a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) in the Federal Register detailing the application procedures and requirements to obtain remaining grant funding for eligible positive train control (PTC) system projects of the Consolidated Rail Infrastructure and Safety Improvements Program. The total funding available for awards under this NOFO is $46,301,702 for eligible PTC system projects. “Recipients and entities receiving funding” according to this NOFO “must comply with all applicable laws and regulations” including (among others) “the Buy America requirements.”