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RailWorks Salutes Retiree Jack Wilt

Jack Wilt, Vice President and General Manager of RailWorks Track Systems – Texas, retired on October 1 following a 35-year career in railroad construction in the Houston area.

RailWorks honored Jack during a formal dinner on September 28 at its annual management meeting in Marietta, Ga. RailWorks Corporation Executive Vice President John August thanked Jack for his service with the US Army in Vietnam and highlighted his role leading Wm. A. Smith Railroad Contractors and later RailWorks, which evolved into a thriving division extending throughout Texas and Louisiana.

John presented Jack with a framed advertisement developed in his honor. The ad highlights Jack’s safety and quality leadership as well as his role as a leader, mentor and friend to employees and industry associates. The ad will appear in the November issue of railroad industry trade magazine RT&S (Railway, Track & Structures).

RailWorks salutes Jack for his accomplished career and wishes him safe travels in his retirement years.