Many of the industry’s technological advancements are being developed, refined and tested at the Transportation Technology Center, Inc. (TTCI) — the world’s leading rail research facility. In the facilities’ laboratories and on 48 miles of test track, TTCI engineers develop state-of-the-art technologies and test locomotive, rail car and track components to ensure that America’s freight railroads remain the safest and most efficient in the world.
Trade supports 40 million U.S. jobs. One in four manufacturing jobs depends on exporting goods. And it wouldn’t be possible without freight rail.Continue Reading