Amtrak is a publicly funded service operated and managed as a for-profit corporation and began operations in 1971, to provideintercity passenger train service in the United States. The Acela Express is Amtrak's high-speed rail service in the Northeast United States between Washington and Boston.
AMTRAK's Acela Specialty Station Signage Program. The Acela signage breaks new ground in the branding arena. Rather than being logotype-driven, the program derives its branding strength from its sculptural forms.