2016 RailTEC Short Course

Overview

Learn fundamental and practical railway transportation at the place where great minds such as Talbot, Schmidt, Hay, Due, King, Locklin and many others, for over a century, created the original knowledge that still serves as the basis of significant railway engineering and transportation practices today.

The Rail Transportation and Engineering Center (RailTEC) in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is inviting you to attend the inaugural RailTEC Short Courses on the following subject:

RAILWAY ENGINEERING

Key Topics: Track Systems and Infrastructure Components; Locomotives, Rolling Stock and Mechanical Components; Rail Project Design and Construction
8-12 August 2016

Course will be taught by the University of Illinois esteemed rail faculty and invited practitioners.

Key Benefits: Engaged in interactive lectures, relevant case studies and small group discussions to learn about the practical aspect and the science behind railway engineering and transportation concepts.

All participants will receive Professional Development Hours (PDH) and Certificate of Completion for each course.

Who Should Attend?

All are encouraged to attend, especially US and international rail:

  • Professionals
  • Engineers
  • Planners
  • Decision Makers
  • Consultants
  • Executives with Non-Engineering Backgrounds

RailTEC Short Course
Contact us at railtec-shortcourse@mx.uillinois.edu.
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