RailroadData.com Railroad Links Directory and Search Engine

RailroadData.Com is your ticket to the best railroad sites on the web. You'll find over 5,000 railroad links here, sorted by category. New links are listed first, then the most popular links, followed by the remaining links listed alphabetically by the site title. To browse the link categories, visit our Links Home page. Use our Search Engine to find a specific subject. Don't miss our Most Popular and Top Rated pages for the best railroad websites.

| Home | Search | New | Popular | Hot | Top Rated | Editors Pick | Random | Add a Site | Follow us on Facebook | FAQ |
| Railroad Links | Model Railroad Links | RR Photos | Discussion Forums | Railroad and Model RR Books |

Railroad Links Directory: Top : Government Agencies

Government Agencies

Goverment Agencies: U.S. Government agenices related to railroads. Includes federal, state and local agencies.

There are 22 links in this category

Australian Transport Safety Bureau
Transport Safety Investigations-Rail, Air and Marine
Info: URL: http://www.atsb.gov.au (Added: 12-Jul-2004)
Hits: 1574 Rating: 2.00 Votes: 1 Rate/Vote for This Link | Broken Link? Report It! | Modify This Resource

BTS: Bureau of Transportation Statistics
The Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) was established as a statistical agency in 1992. The Intermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act (ISTEA) of 1991 created BTS to administer data collection, analysis, and reporting and to ensure the most cost-effective use of transportation-monitoring resources. BTS brings a greater degree of coordination, comparability, and quality standards to transportation data, and facilitates in the closing of important data gaps.

On February 20, 2005, BTS became a part of the Research and Innovative Technology Administration (RITA). RITA is composed of BTS, the former Research Office of the Research and Special Programs Administration (RSPA), Volpe National Transportation Systems Center (formerly with RSPA), Transportation Safety Institute (formerly with RSPA), and Office of Intermodalism (formerly with the Office of the Secretary). BTS is headed by a Director, appointed by the Secretary of Transportation, and the Director reports to the RITA Administrator.

Info: URL: http://www.rita.dot.gov/bts/ (Added: 12-Jun-2000)
Hits: 2550 Rating: 5.00 Votes: 2 Rate/Vote for This Link | Broken Link? Report It! | Modify This Resource

Federal Transit Administration
Federal Transit Administration
Info: URL: https://www.transit.dot.gov/ (Added: 25-Oct-1998)
Hits: 2157 Rating: 1.00 Votes: 1 Rate/Vote for This Link | Broken Link? Report It! | Modify This Resource

FRA Railroad Safety Advisory Committee (RSAC)
In 1996, FRA established the Railroad Safety Advisory Committee (RSAC) to develop new regulatory standards, through a collaborative process, with all segments of the rail community working together to fashion mutually satisfactory solutions on safety regulatory issues.
Info: URL: https://rsac.fra.dot.gov/ (Added: 25-Sep-2000)
Hits: 2281 Rating: 2.00 Votes: 1 Rate/Vote for This Link | Broken Link? Report It! | Modify This Resource

FRA: Federal Railroad Administration
Federal Railroad Administration (FRA). The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) was created by the Department ofTransportation Act of 1966. It is one of ten agencies within the U.S. Department ofTransportation concerned with intermodal transportation. FRA promotes safe,environmentally sound, successful railroad transportation to meet the needs of all customers today and tomorrow.
Info: URL: https://www.fra.dot.gov/Page/P0001 (Added: 12-Jun-2000)
Hits: 3418 Rating: 0 Votes: 0 Rate/Vote for This Link | Broken Link? Report It! | Modify This Resource

Great Britain - Office of the Rail Regulator (ORR)
The Office of the Rail Regulator (ORR) is the independent government department responsible for the regulation of the railways in Great Britain
Info: URL: http://orr.gov.uk/ (Added: 7-Apr-2001)
Hits: 1799 Rating: 1.67 Votes: 3 Rate/Vote for This Link | Broken Link? Report It! | Modify This Resource

National Archives - Riding the Rails Up Paper Mountain:
Researching Railroad Records in the National Archives. The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) has a large volume of textual records, maps, still photographs, and motion pictures relating to railroads. Significant information about railroads is contained in more than fifty record groups comprising hundreds of series.
Info: URL: https://www.archives.gov/publications/prologue/1997/spring/railroad-records-1.html (Added: 11-Jul-2000)
Hits: 2168 Rating: 5.50 Votes: 2 Rate/Vote for This Link | Broken Link? Report It! | Modify This Resource

National Grain Car Council
The National Grain Car Council was founded by the former Interstate Commerce Commission (ICC) in 1994, and is made up of a balanced representation of executives knowledgeable in the transportation of grain, including members from the Class I railroads (the Nation's largest) representing marketing and management; representatives from the Class II and Class III railroads; members representing grain shippers and receivers; and members representing private rail car owners and rail car manufacturers. The purpose of the Council is to convene meetings at least once a year that allow the members to discuss openly the issues affecting the grain transportation industry.
Info: URL: https://www.stb.gov/stb/rail/graincar_council.html (Added: 19-Feb-2014)
Hits: 460 Rating: 0 Votes: 0 Rate/Vote for This Link | Broken Link? Report It! | Modify This Resource

National Mediation Board (NMB)
The National Mediation Board (NMB), established by the 1934 amendments to the Railway Labor Act of 1926, is an independent agency that performs a central role in facilitating harmonious labor-management relations within two of the nation's key transportation modes--the railroads and airlines. Pursuant to the Railway Labor Act, NMB programs provide an integrated dispute resolution process to effectively meet the statutory objective of minimizing work stoppages in the airline and railroad industries.
Info: URL: http://www.nmb.gov/ (Added: 26-Sep-2001)
Hits: 1702 Rating: 2.50 Votes: 2 Rate/Vote for This Link | Broken Link? Report It! | Modify This Resource

National Transit Database (NTD)
Federal Transit Administration (FTA) collects and disseminates data on the state of mass transportation via the National Transit Database (NTD) program. Over 600 of the nation's transportation providers submit data to the NTD annually. Both the public and private sectors use this data to assess the current state of mass transit and plan for the future.
Info: URL: http://www.ntdprogram.com (Added: 8-Jan-2002)
Hits: 1861 Rating: 2.00 Votes: 1 Rate/Vote for This Link | Broken Link? Report It! | Modify This Resource

1 2 3 [Next >>]

Related Categories:

Select another category:

Search

Looking for something in particular?
More search options

.



Webmaster: Bob Harbison
Pages Updated On: 19-Mar-2017 - 15:02:54