Thursday, July 01, 2010

Railway Tie Association readies 92nd annual conference

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Registration is now open for the 2010 Railway Tie Association’s 92nd Annual Conference, set for Oct. 12-14 at the Hilton Branson Convention Center Hotel in Branson, Mo.

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Speakers on the program agenda include: John Gray, senior vice president of Policy & Economics, Association of American Railroads; Richard Timmons, president of the American Short Line & Regional Railroad Association; Chuck Baker, executive director, National Railroad Construction & Maintenance Association; and numerous speakers from the major Class I railroads.

Leisure activities include the RTA Golf Tournament October 12, a fly-fishing event, and RTA’s “first-ever trap shooting tournament.”

For more information, contact RTA by calling (770) 460-5553, or by email at ties@rta.org. Online registration is available at www.rta.org.