2015 NURail Annual Meeting

Approximately 100 people attended the 2015 NURail Annual Meeting in Chicago on June 3 – 4. The meeting theme was “Delivering Results”.

RailTEC Faculty and Graduates

Executive Director Chris Barkan (center), Assistant Professor Rapik Saat (far left) and Research Engineer Yu Qian (far right) pose with the May 2015 RailTEC M.S. graduates. Congratulations and good luck to all of our students!

CEE 411 Field Trip

Students from CEE 411 (Railroad Project Design and Construction) traveled to Chicago to visit the CREATE GS15a capital project at 130th and Torrence Ave. and CSX’s Bedford Park Intermodal Facility.

Student Field Trip

RailTEC students traveled to Springfield, IL on Friday, July 17, 2015 to visit the IL/UPPR HrSR project. Students enjoyed seeing the site and it gave them a broader perspective of the research challenges being addressed.

RailTEC Research

RailTEC research is in full force and progress is being made on many projects. Some of the work can be seen in these pictures.

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