Technical Committee

Technical Committee on Railways

The Technical Committee on Railways was established by the Regional Steering Committee to address specific tasks related to railways. The committee is composed of representatives from the Contracting Parties, who propose solutions in their areas of responsibility to the Regional Steering Committee for final decisions. The Technical Committee is open to observers from all EU member states, and civil society organisations, particularly environmental ones, which may be invited ad hoc. As per the 6th Ministerial Council Joint Statement from November 2022, Georgia, Republic of Moldova, and Ukraine have joined the Technical Committee as Observing Participants. The committee has the authority to establish its own rules of procedure and is chaired by a South East European Party, following the arrangements set forth in the rules of procedure

Technical Committee on Railways
15th – Pristina, 22 February, 2023
Agenda Conclusions Presentations 15th TC Railways Meeting  Assessment of the rail market in the Western Balkans in terms of capacities, policies, economic and technical level of development of freight and passenger transport segments. Activities of the Joint Network Secretariat 15th Technical Committee on Railways – Presentation. Moldovan railway sector, institutional framework, future prospective. Conclusions Re-establishing Connections in SEE Zagreb 25th January  CONNECTA ITS Strategy WB Rail ERA...
14th – Brussels, 1 December 2022
Agenda Conclusions Presentations 14th TC Railways Meeting ERA IPA Presentation Rail TCT Committee presentation Rail Technical Committee Presentation Connecta TCT 14th TC on Railways (MOVE market pillar) TCT conference CER presentation TCT_Technical Committee_1 December_UNIFE_CC
13th – Tirana, 21 September 2022
Agenda Conclusions Presentations 13th TC Railways Meeting EC LP ERA
12th - Podgorica, 22 June 2022
Agenda Conclusions
11th - Skopje, 10 February 2022
Agenda Conclusions Presentations 11th Technical Committee on Railway Level Crossing Safety in the EU – ERA  South-East Europe Strategic Alliance for Rail Innovations (SEESARI) 
10th - Hybrid meeting, 05 October 2021
Agenda Conclusions Presentations 10th Technical Committee on Railway Annual Monitoring Report of the Rail Action Plan Traffic Volume Report – September 2021 Study case Belgrade-Budapest high speed line Smart2 presentation National rules in railway transport – Slovenian model/experience
9th - via Teleconference, 06 May 2021
Agenda Conclusions Presentations 9th Technical Committee on Railway Rail part of the draft TEN-T Report Rail Action Plan Progress Report May 2021
8th - via Teleconference, 21 January 2021
Agenda Conclusions Presentations 8th Technical Committee on Railway Smart and Sustainable Mobility Strategy – presentation Inter-connect project WB Night Trains Connection Possibility
7th - via Teleconference, 3 September 2020
Agenda Conclusions  Presentations Teleconference meeting of Technical Committee on Railway
6th - via Teleconference, 16 June 2020
Agenda Conclusions  Presentations Teleconference meeting of Technical Committee on Railway
5th - via Teleconference, 29 April 2020
Notes Presentations Teleconference meeting of Technical Committee on railway Progress Report on Implementation of Rail Action Plan (April update)
4th - Belgrade, 4-5 March 2020
Conclusions  Presentations 4th Technical Committee on Rail ERA IPA Project 2020 – 2022 LCs – Summary OTIF – Belgrade_RID Presentation RID, MGSI Railtrans presentation RIAMS – Summary RIC-MQ – Summary S2R JUv2 Summary of the session with private sector
3rd - Belgrade, 21 November 2019
Conclusions  Presentations 3rd Technical Commitee on Rail Mr Eksler – Safety at level Crossings Mr Inigo Cruz – EU experience with level crossing Mr Jokic – Intermodality at ÖBB Mr Krakic – ŽCPR RH 112019 Mr Petrelli – SAFER-LC-overview TCT-Railroad level crossings V2
2nd - Belgrade, 21 September 2019
Conclusions Presentations Draft Rail Action Plan for developing a regional rail strategy ERA support to TCT via IPA II Project Railroad Level Crossings Railway Infrastructure Asset Management System Railway Sector Reforms in the Western Balkans Template – Monitoring progress report
1st - Brussels, 23 May 2019
Conclusions Presentations Current situation of rail in South East Europe Developing Rail Interoperability EU expertise to support the reform in rail sector in WB region IPA II overview Rail Transport in SEE Final Railway reforms in WB6 Countries

The list of Technical Committee on Railways members can be viewed here.