At Road & Rail Services, we're known in part by the company we keep. That goes beyond our team members and customers to include the industry associations with which we've chosen to become affiliated.
We find that we share a core set of values with each of these outstanding organizations: the continual pursuit of excellence in all we do; a diversified approach to meeting the challenges of today's marketplace; a robust commitment to identifying and implementing best practices; an insistence on the highest ethical standards; the discipline of continuous improvement and recognition of the roles that technology and data continue to play in transforming our industry.
As an industry leader, we strive to maintain an active presence in these vital organizations that are helping to shape the future of the industry. They truly help us demonstrate "performance in motion" in everything we do.
The American Railway Engineering and Maintenance-of-Way Association (AREMA) was formed on October 1, 1997, as the result of a merger of three engineering associations - the American Railway Bridge and Building Association (ARB&B), the American Railway Engineering Association (AREA) and the Roadmaster's and Maintenance of Way Association (RMWA), along with functions of the Communications and Signals Division of the Association of American Railroads. Each of the four groups that came together to form AREMA have, in their own way, built an excellent foundation upon which to base AREMA, whose mission is the development and advancement of both technical and practical knowledge and recommended practices pertaining to the design, construction and maintenance of railway infrastructure. Learn more →
America’s freight railroads operate the safest, most efficient, cost-effective, and environmentally sound freight transportation system in the world — and the Association of American Railroads (AAR) is committed to keeping it that way. Founded in 1934, AAR is the world’s leading railroad policy, research, standard setting, and technology organization that focuses on the safety and productivity of the U.S. freight rail industry. AAR Full members include the major freight railroads in the United States, Canada and Mexico, as well as Amtrak. AAR Railroad Affiliate and Associate Members include non-Class I and commuter railroads, rail supply companies, engineering firms, signal and communications firms, and rail car owners. Learn more →
Finished Vehicle Logistics magazine is a part of the Automotive Logistics portfolio which focuses on the outbound supply chain. From transport to damage protection, and from yard management to PDI, it covers both the specifics and the overall management of the delivery of finished vehicles globally. Learn more →
The National Minority Supplier Development Council is the global leader in advancing business opportunities for its certified Asian, Black, Hispanic and Native American business enterprises and connecting them to member corporations. Learn more →
The National Railroad Construction and Maintenance Association, Inc. (NRC) is the only trade association organized specifically to serve the needs of railroad contractors, suppliers, and the entire railroad and rail transit construction industry. NRC's primary objective is to advance the mutual interests of its members and the railroad and rail transit construction industry. Learn more →
The Railway Supply Institute (RSI) is the only all-inclusive trade association for railway suppliers. Representing over 250 companies, RSI acts on behalf of the largest and smallest suppliers to North American freight and passenger railroads. Industry segments include mechanical, communications & signaling, maintenance of way and passenger industries. Learn more →