The Voice of the Railroad Construction Industry

Annual Conference & Exhibition

Registration is now open for the 41st annual NRC Conference. The 2019 NRC Conference will be held from January 6-9, 2019 at the J.W. Marriott Marco Island in Marco Island, Florida.

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Thank you to all who attended the 40th annual NRC Conference in Los Angeles in January 2018. Over 1,100 railroad construction and maintenance-of-way stakeholders gathered to hear presentation from major freight railroads, transit agencies, and other key leaders cover up-to-date topics of importance to the rail industry.  
Please click here to see the final list of 2018 NRC Conference attendees.

Each year, the NRC hosts its conference where all stakeholders of the railroad construction and maintenance industry are encouraged to attend. The conference typically encompasses more than 1,000 attendees, 150 exhibitors, and 25,000 square-feet of meeting space with a unique program agenda lined up with chief engineers from the major freight railroads and other key speakers covering up-to-date topics of importance to the rail industry. Typical topics include:

  • Class 1 and Regional Railroad Capital Spending Plans

  • Rail Projects of National Significance

  • Commuter Rail and Transit Contracting

  • Rail Infrastructure Legislation

  • Railroad Construction Safety

  • High-Speed Rail Developments

  • Positive Train Control

Future Conferences

2019 NRC Conference & NRC-REMSA Exhibition
January 6-9, 2019
Marco Island, FL

2020 NRC Conference & NRC-REMSA Exhibition
January 5-8, 2020
San Diego, CA

2021 NRC Conference & NRC-REMSA Exhibition
January 6-9, 2021
Hollywood, FL

2022 NRC Conference & NRC-REMSA Exhibition
January 5-8, 2022
Phoenix, AZ

2023 NRC Conference & NRC-REMSA Exhibition
January 8-11, 2023
Boca Raton, FL

2024 NRC Conference & NRC-REMSA Exhibition
January 3-6, 2024
Scottsdale, AZ