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RailWorks is active in the railroad construction industry and the community, and participates in many events with industry affiliates.

Affiliations & Events

RailWorks and its employees are active participants in advocacy, industry and community associations and groups to improve the areas where we live and work. Here are just a few of the industry affiliations and events in which we participate and take leadership roles.



ACE Mentor Program (ACE)
Association of American Railroads (AAR) - gold associate member
* The American Railway Engineering and Maintenance-of-Way Association (AREMA)
American Welding Society (AWS)
The Beavers – Heavy Engineering Construction Association
Canadian Association of Railway Suppliers (CARS)
Canadian Urban Transportation Association (CUTA)
Chicago Maintenance of Way Club
Construction Industry Roundtable (CIRT)
Grain Elevator Processing Society (GEAPS)
Keystone State Railroad Association
The Moles (fraternal organization of individuals involved in heavy construction)
* The National Railroad Construction and Maintenance Association, Inc. (NRC)
Minnesota Regional Railroads Association
New York Building Congress
New York Transit Museum
North American Maintenance Railway Club (NWMRC)
Nontraditional Employment for Women (NEW)
The Railway Association of North Carolina
* The Railway Engineering-Maintenance Suppliers Association (REMSA)
Railway Systems Suppliers, Inc. (RSSI)
Railway Tie Association (RTA)

* leadership role

2017 Events

Jan. 8-11 NRC Conference Boca Raton, FL
Jan. 20 Beavers Annual Awards Dinner Los Angeles, CA
Jan. 25 The Moles Annual Awards Dinner Manhattan, NY
Feb. 25-28 GEAPS Exchange EXPO 2017 Kansas City, MO
March 2 Railroad Day on Capitol Hill Washington, D.C.
April 10-11 Rail Safety 2017 Seminar Orlando, FL
April 23-26 ASLRRA Annual Convention Grapevine, TX
April 25-27   National Aboriginal Business Opportunities Conference (NABOC) Prince Rupert, BC
May 13-18 CUTA Annual Conference Halifax, NS
June 5-8 WRI 2017 (Wheel Rail Interaction) Montreal, QC
June 7-8 Rail Insights Chicago, IL
June 11-14 APTA Rail Conference  Baltimore, MD
August 16-17 Beaverdilly Napa, CA
Sept. 17-20 AREMA/Railway Interchange Indianapolis, IN
Sept. 25-27 ASLRRA South Region Meeting Charleston, SC
Oct. 3-4 Michigan Tech University Railroad Night, Rail Day Houghton, MI
Oct. 8-11 APTA Annual Meeting and Expo Atlanta, GA
Oct. 23-25 ASLRRA Eastern Region Meeting Providence, RI
Oct. 31-Nov. 3 Railway Tie Association Annual Symposium & Technical Conference San Diego, CA
Nov. 30-Dec. 1 RailTrends   New York, NY