July 1, 2020: Notice of Intent To Grant a Buy America Exemption to Amtrak To Purchase Certain Non-Domestic Track Maintenance Equipment

The Federal Railroad Administration issued a notice of intent to grant the National Railroad Passenger Corp. (Amtrak) an exemption from the Buy America requirements. Amtrak will be obtaining the following non-domestic track maintenance equipment as part of the State-of-Good-Repair program: One tunnel crane; one track laying machine; and eight two-man rail car movers.  Interested parties may submit comments on the exemption until July 8, 2020.

Docket No. FRA–2012–0033