Logistics Clusters: Jobs, Growth, and Economic Development

October 3, 2014
Dr. Yossi Sheffi, director of the Center for Transportation and Logistics and professor of engineering at MIT, will describe the role of logistics...


Close up image of a rail joint.

Clickety-Clack: A Study on Joint Bar Integrity

July 10, 2014
To help prevent the conditions that can lead to derailments, Volpe worked with a team to survey joint bars across the country’s rail system to understand why, and under what conditions, joint bars are at risk for failure.