Engagement Memos

July 18, 2013 |  Engagement Memos

Northeast Corridor Infrastructure Project Planning and Development

This is to inform you that we are initiating a survey of issues related to North East Corridor (NEC) infrastructure projects. The successful… Read more
Tracking Number

012-2013

July 08, 2013 |  Engagement Memos

Follow-up Audit on Progress in Achieving Compliance with the American with Disabilities Act

We are initiating a follow-up audit of Amtrak’s compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). ADA became law in 1990 and required that… Read more
Tracking Number

013-2013

May 06, 2013 |  Engagement Memos

Evaluation of Amtrak’s Plans for Commissioning New Locomotive and Passenger Car Equipment

The Office of Inspector General is initiating an evaluation to determine the extent to which Amtrak is preparing to commission new locomotives and… Read more
Tracking Number

010-2013

May 02, 2013 |  Engagement Memos

Evaluation of Amtrak's Acquisition of Concrete Tie Replacements

The Office of Inspector General is initiating an evaluation of Amtrak’s acquisition of concrete ties to replace defective ties installed on areas of… Read more
Tracking Number

011-2013

April 18, 2013 |  Engagement Memos

Monitoring the Work of Amtrak's IPA Conducting the FY 2013 Financial Statement Audit and Single Audit (Projects 007-2013 and 008-2013)

This is to inform you that the Office of Inspector General (OIG) is initiating an engagement to monitor the Fiscal Year (FY) 2013 Amtrak Consolidated… Read more
Tracking Number

007-2013 and 008-2013

April 12, 2013 |  Engagement Memos

Audit Engagement Memo: Amtrak's Implementation of the 2008 Passenger Rail Investment and Improvement Act

This is to inform you, we are starting an audit to assess Amtrak's progress in implementing the 2008 Passenger Rail Investment and Improvement… Read more
Tracking Number

009-2013

March 08, 2013 |  Engagement Memos

Controls over the Disposition of Equipment Purchased with ARRA Funds

The Office of Inspector General is initiating an audit of equipment purchased under ARRA contracts. The objective of this audit is to assess the… Read more
Tracking Number

005-2013

October 12, 2012 |  Engagement Memos

Food and Beverage Service Best Practices

In August 2012 the Inspector General testified before the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, House of Representatives, about plans for… Read more
Tracking Number

018-2012

October 04, 2012 |  Engagement Memos

Change Orders on ARRA Projects

Amtrak received $1.3 billion under the American RecovelY and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA) for infrastructure and security improvements. There was… Read more
Tracking Number

001-2013

June 27, 2012 |  Engagement Memos

Audit Engagement Memo: Amtrak Capital Program Management

The OIG is initiating an audit of Amtrak's processes for managing its capital programs. The objective of this audit is to determine the adequacy… Read more
Tracking Number

011-2012