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RailTEC Short Course: Track Engineering Fundamentals

Event Type
Professional Development
Sponsor
Rail Transportation and Engineering Center (RailTEC)
Location
Virtual Event
Virtual
wifi event
Date
Jul 12, 2021 - Jul 15, 2021   12:00 - 4:00 pm  
Speaker
Conrad Ruppert
Cost
$1,050
Registration
Registration
Contact
Emma Ehrenhart
E-Mail
railtec-shortcourse@mx.uillinois.edu
Phone
217-300-1340
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Originating Calendar
RailTEC

The Rail Transportation and Engineering Center (RailTEC) in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) at the University of Illinois of Urbana-Champaign hosts the Railway Engineering Short Course. Summer 2021 will feature 2 virtual courses to learn about the practical aspects and science behind railway engineering and transportation concepts.

Course Topics: Rail; Crossties & Fasteners; Ballast & Subgrade; Drainage; Slab Track; Turnouts & Special Trackwork; Track Structural Analysis; Track Structural Design; Track Standards & Inspections; Track Maintenance Technologies; Asset Management & Life Cycle Costs

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