The Educational Railroading Conference Leader Since 1994

24th ANNUAL WHEEL RAIL INTERACTION CONFERENCE

2017 Rail Transit Sessions Speakers

Abstracts and Biographies
Tony Cabrera
Tony Cabrera

NYCT

Eric Magel
Eric Magel

NRC, Canada

Quantifying Wheel/Rail Interaction — Update FTA / NYCT Collaborative W/R Research Project
Raffaele Trentadue
Raffaele Trentadue

TTC

Preparing the TTC for New Generation Subway and Street Cars
Bill Doran

PreScience Engineers

Preparing to Meet FTA State of Good Repair Requirements
Eric Magel
Eric Magel

NRC, Canada

BART's Next Generation Fleet: Migration to a Contoured Wheel Profile
Matt Doyle
Matt Doyle

SkyTrain BCRTC

SkyTrain: Wheel/Rail Profile Design and Maintenance to Meet a State of Good Repair
Hugh Saurenman
Hugh Saurenman

ATS Consulting

Combining Onboard Noise Measurements with Other Data Sets to Characterize Track Condition
Wyman Jones
Wyman Jones

L.A. Metro

Re-Engineering Wheel / Rail Interaction on LA Metro: Learning from Experience
Bob Tuzik

Moderator

PANEL DISCUSSION

How to do it Right: Vehicle/Track Design for New Systems, Existing Systems and Line Extensions

  • An Operator's Perspective
  • Vehicle Track Design Car Builder Perspective
  • Transit Track Design & “Conventional Wisdom”
Matt Doyle
panelist
Matt Doyle

SkyTrain BCRTC

Bryce Dudgeon
panelist
Bryce Dudgeon

Siemens

Bill Moorhead
panelist
Bill Moorhead

TRAMMCO, LLC