Past Events

The summaries below provide a rich history of past events that RTP has organized/participated in. Enjoy!!!


The Michigan Tech Rail Transportation Program (RTP) and Railroad Engineering and Activities Club (REAC) organized what turned out to be an awesome day of railroad industry activities on the Michigan Tech campus. The 22 companies identified with logos below collaborated to showcase the industry to our students, and to encourage those students to consider careers in rail.
March 3rd, 2015
The Michigan Tech Rail Transportation Program (RTP) and Michigan Department of Transportation, Office of Rail organized and conducted the 2nd Annual Michigan Rail Conference at Macomb Community College, Warren, Michigan on August 26 and 27, 2014. We'd like to thank all of the conference sponsors for their support; without you this event would not have been possible!
August 26th, 2014
Summer Youth Program 2014
July 27th, 2014
July 29th, 2013
A smashing success, the first Michigan Rail Conference brought together Michigan's lawmakers and rail companies for a variety of topics on freight and passenger rail topics.
August 27th, 2013
Summer Youth 2013, July 28-Aug 2
July 8th, 2013
Rail and Intermodal Transportation Summer Youth Program 2011
July 9th, 2011
The first in the series!
July 24th, 2010