BBC Films at RAIL

BBC host Michael Portillo and his crew visited RAIL in September while filming for his series, Great American Railroad Journeys. The series will air early next year.

RailTEC welcomes K-12 students

Local 3rd through 5th grade students visited RailTEC on August 3rd and spent the day learning about railroads in a variety of fun, yet educational, hands-on activities.

NURail Students attend AREMA

Over 50 students from NURail partner universities pose at the AREMA Conference on August 29, 2016 in Orlando, FL. For photos from the event and a listing of presentations, click here.

RR Environmental Conference

A few images from the 18th RREC on November 1 – 2, 2016. This two day conference had over 70 presentations and 540 attendees.

100 Years of Railroad Engineering

Illinois had had a long and distinguished history of railroad engineering. Here a few pictures from the University of Illinois Archives dating from the 1910’s that show the first early railroad lab on campus.

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