RT&S Virtual Conference: Crossties and Fasteners

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April 8, 2021 - April 8, 2021 | Virtual Conference | On Demand Now, 90 minutes

Event Info

The RT&S virtual conference on crossties and fasteners covers the latest best practices and research on crossties and fasteners.

The conference is now available on demand. By attending this event, participants will receive an overview of the crosstie market and the challenges it’s facing, the latest research from the Transportation Technology Center, Inc., and insights on best practices from a major Class 1 operator.

If you’re involved in track maintenance and track construction, don’t miss this valuable conference.

Randy L. Bowman

Engineer Track & Materials, Norfolk Southern

Ashley Goodin

Executive Director, Railway Tie Association

Mike McHenry

Principal Investigator, Transportation Technology Center, Inc.

Sponsorships
Sponsorships are available for this event. Contact Jonathan Chalon at [email protected], 212.620.7224.

Questions?
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Program subject to change

Moderator: Bill Wilson, Editor-in-Chief, Railway Track & Structures

Event Platform Opens

Welcome & Opening Remarks

The Current Shape of the Crosstie Market
Ashley Goodin, Executive Director, Railway Tie Association

Sponsor Presentation: WVCO Railroad Solutions
Nathan Werst, R&D Group Leader, WVCO Railroad Solutions

Tie and Fastener Research to Address Operational Challenges
Mike McHenry, Principal Investigator, Transportation Technology Center, Inc.

Sponsor Presentation: Progress Rail, A Caterpillar Company
Jose R. Mediavilla, Director, Technical Services, Progress Rail, A Caterpillar Company

Crossties and Fasteners Best Practices at Norfolk Southern
Randy Bowman, Engineer Track & Materials, Norfolk Southern

Closing Remarks

Conference Ends

Sponsorships

The RT&S Virtual Conference on crossties and fasteners will bring together track maintenance and track construction professionals. It will cover the latest in best practices and research, including presentations from Norfolk Southern, the Transportation Technology Center, and the Railway Tie Association. Let us help your company stand out to this highly targeted segment of the industry.