RTA Symposium and Technical COnference


The Railway Tie Associaton hosts this annual symposium and conference filled with learning sessions and networking opportunities. This year's sessions and forums include:
  • Economics and trade
  • Hardwood resources and procurement
  • Engineering and the environment
  • Research
  • Railroad purchasing


Event Experts

Our research and innovation manager will be on-hand to chat about the benefits of borates.

October 15, 2019 - October 18, 2019

Loews Ventana Canyon Resort
7000 N. Resort Drive
Tucson, AZ
United States

U.S. Borax, part of Rio Tinto, is a global leader in the supply and science of borates—naturally-occurring minerals containing boron and other elements. We are 1,000 people serving 500 customers with more than 1,700 delivery locations globally. We supply 30% of the world’s need for refined borates from our world-class mine in Boron, California, about 100 miles northeast of Los Angeles.  Learn more about Rio Tinto.

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