AAR Technical Services

Technical Services Working

Arbitration & Rules

Asset Health Strategy

Brake Systems

Car Repair Billing

Coupling System & Truck Castings

Damage Prevention & Freight Claim

Equipment Engineering

Equipment Health Monitoring

Intermodal Car Performance

Intermodal Operations

Locomotive

Locomotive Repair Billing & Interchange Rules

Open Top Loading Rules

Quality Assurance Committee

Specially Equipped Freight Car

Wheels, Axles, Bearings & Lubrication

Locomotive Committee

The LC's mission is to establish, improve, and maintain locomotive standards and rules. This committee develops and maintains standards, specifications, and recommended practices in Section M, Locomotives and Locomotive Equipment, of the Manual of Standards and
Recommended Practices. These standards, specifications, and recommended practices are for the purpose of safety and interoperability.


Mike Fore

Asst. Director, Technical Services

AAR Safety & Operations

425 3rd Street, SW Suite 1000 Washington DC 20024

Phone: 202-639-2303 | FAX: 202-639-2930 | email: mfore@aar.org





AAR Member Railroads

UP (Chair)
AMTRAK (Vice Chair)
AKRR
BNSF

CN

CP

CSX

FEC

FXE

GWI
KCS

METRA
NS

Associate Members

EMD

GATX

Vacate

 

 

Manual of Standards and Recommend Practice

Section M Locomotives and Locomotive Interchange Equipment