In the January 2023 issue of Railway Track & Structure (RT&S) magazine, AREMA President Trent M. Hudak wrote in his monthly Message From The President column about his experience attending his first Railroad Environmental Conference (RREC). He gave a glowing review of the conference complementing both the high quality program and presentations as well as the networking opportunities among railroad professionals. Click here to read the article.
Consider attending the next conference which will be held 14-15 November 2023 on the campus of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. The 25th RREC will feature presentations by railroaders, consulting engineers, academics and others involved in all aspects of railroad environmental topics. The call for abstracts is open and those submitted by Monday, 20 March will be considered for the 2023 Program. Presentation topics are:
- Compliance for Operating Facilities
- Environmental Management Systems
- Environmental Permitting and Planning
- Incident Management
- Sustainability and Resilience
- Wastewater Management