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 at TRB

RailTEC students, faculty and alumni had a strong showing at the 96th Annual Transportation Research Board meeting in Washington, DC on January 8-12, 2017.

CN’s Kirk Yard Visit

The AREMA Student Chapter hosted a field trip to CN’s Kirk Yard in Gary, IN on Wednesday, 1 March 2017.

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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