June 14 - 16, 2016
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Hosted by the Rail Transportation and Engineering Center (RailTEC)
at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Preliminary Program Released - View it here.
2016 International Crosstie and Fastening System Symposium
We are excited to announce the 2016 International Crosstie and Fastening System Symposium, which will be held on the campus of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) in Champaign-Urbana, Illinois, USA, 14-16 June 2016.
This three day conference will have presentations, discussions, and a technical tour that focus on the state of the art in timber, concrete, steel, and composite crosstie and fastening system design, performance, research, modeling, and inspection.
This event is being held in conjunction with the American Railway Engineering and Maintenance-of-way Association (AREMA) Committee 30 (Ties) meetings that will take place that same week.