RT&S Virtual Conference: Grade Crossings

RRT&S Grade Crossings
October 6, 2022 - October 6, 2022 | Virtual Conference | Start time: 2pm ET, 2 hours

Event Info

Grade crossings play a pivotal role in the rail network.

 

Join the RT&S Virtual Conference on Grade Crossings and:

  • Learn how Brightline puts the focus on safety in constructing grade crossings for High-Speed Rail
  • Dive into the latest Texas A&M research to help deter trespassing along railroad rights-of-way
  • Hear from Watco Co. about what it’s doing regarding grade crossing work this year, and beyond
  • Ask the experts your own questions and benefit from their experiences.

Register now for this free virtual conference!

Constructing Grade Crossings for High-Speed Rail

Tom Roadcap

Brightline
Grade Crossing Strategies & Projects From a Short Line Railroad Company

Garrett Bolyard

Watco Companies
TCRP Report on Trespassing on Rail Transit & Commuter Rail Rights-of-Way

Jeff Warner

Texas A&M Transportation Institute
Moderator

Bill Wilson

RT&S

Sponsorships

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

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1:30pm      Event Portal Opens

2:00pm      Welcome
Bill Wilson, Editor-in-Chief, RT&S

2:05pm      Constructing Grade Crossings for High-Speed Rail
Tom Roadcap, Project Engineer, Brightline

2:30pm      Sponsor Spotlight with L.B. Foster
Fraser Pickford, Product Development Manager, L.B. Foster

2:40pm      TCRP Report on Trespassing on Rail Transit & Commuter Rail Rights-of-Way
Jeff Warner, Associate Research Scientist, Multimodal Freight Program, Texas A&M Transportation Institute

3:05pm      Grade Crossing Strategies & Projects from a Short Line Railroad Company
Garrett Bolyard, Vice President of Operations & Engineering, Watco Companies

3:30pm      Closing Remarks
Bill Wilson, Editor-in-Chief, RT&S

3:40pm      Adjourn

Sponsorships

Grade crossings play a pivotal role in the rail network.

Railway Track & Structures holds a series of virtual events aimed at educating attendees on various sectors of the Maintenance-of-Way market. Crossties, fasteners, track geometry, rail flaw detection, ballast maintenance and grade crossings are presented by industry experts. The goal of this series is to provide the latest information and research that will be useful to engineers in the MoW field. The RT&S Virtual Conference: Grade Crossings is one of the events in this series.