Meeting Archives

Here is information about our past meetings and events:

April 2017 Meeting:  Presentation 04-04-2017

Presentation: “VRE at Work – Preparing Virginia Railroading for its Next Quarter Century” by Tom Hickey

February 2017 Meeting:

Presentation: “The benefits of Bearing Pads and Vibration Control Content” By Steve McCuiston of Fabreeka International Inc.

December 2016 Meeting:     Flyer      Presentation     MTA/AECOM/Delta/C3M Presentation


December 2016 W.A.R.E.S. Meeting at Carmine’s in Washington, DC. Pictured (from left to right) are C3M Power Systems’ Chuck Tomasco Jr., Kimley-Horn’s Zach Teague, AECOM’s Rich Molinar, Delta’s Rick Ryel and Aaron Ryel, Art Keffler, AECOM’s Amy Libercci, Bombardier’s Matt Sturgeon, C3M’s Vince Massucci, MTA’s Keith Jenkins, Atlantic Track’s, P.J. Schuler, MTA’s Nick Pepper, Gannett Fleming’s Bharat Peddu, AECOM’s Dave Consalvo, Ken Briers, and Construction Polymer’s Rick Steininger.


Outgoing W.A.R.E.S. President Chuck Tomasco Jr. of C3M Power Systems receiving the inaugural President’s Award from the current Officers.

October 2016 Meeting:     Flyer     Presentation     Amtrak Presentation


The Engineers Club of Baltimore, former home of John Work Garrett, a President of the B&O Railroad, served as a great backdrop for our October Meeting.

September 2016 Golf Outing:     Flyer


September 2016 W.A.R.E.S. Golf Outing at Musket Ridge Golf Club in Myersville, MD. Pictured (from left to right) are Bombardier’s Matt Sturgeon, the 1st Place Protran Technology team led by Peter Bartek, C3M Power Systems’ Chuck Tomasco and Kimley-Horn’s Zach Teague.


The picturesque view from the Musket Ridge Golf Club’s clubhouse.

April 2016 Meeting:     Flyer    Presentation     CSX Presentation

04-05-16 CSX-Brandon Knapp

April 2016 W.A.R.E.S. Meeting at Cafe Berlin in Washington, DC. Pictured (from left to right) are Ken Briers, Kimley-Horn’s Zach Teague, CSX’s Brandon Knapp, Atlantic Track’s PJ Schuler, Bombardier’s Matt Sturgeon and C3M Power Systems’ Chuck Tomasco Jr.

February 2016 Meeting:     Flyer    Presentation


February 2016 W.A.R.E.S. Meeting at Carmine’s in Washington, DC. Pictured (from left to right) are Bombardier’s Matt Sturgeon, Atlantic Track’s PJ Schuler, MARC’s Erich Kolig, Kimley-Horn’s Zach Teague and C3M Power Systems’ Chuck Tomasco Jr.

December 2015 Meeting:     Flyer     Presentation     WMATA Presentation

October 2015 Meeting:     Flyer     Presentation

September 2015 Golf Outing:     Flyer

April 2015 Meeting:     Flyer     Presentation

February 2015 Meeting:     Flyer     Presentation 

December 2014 Meeting:     Flyer

October 2014 Meeting:     Flyer

September 2014 Golf Outing:     Flyer

April 2014 Meeting:     Flyer

February 2014 Meeting:     Flyer

December 2013 Meeting:     Flyer

October 2013 Meeting:     Flyer

September 2013 Golf Outing:     Flyer

April 2013 Meeting:     Flyer

February 2013 Meeting:     Flyer

December 2012 Meeting:     Flyer

October 2012 Meeting:     Flyer

October 2001 Meeting:

WARES 2001 Presentation

October 2001 W.A.R.E.S. Meeting at the Engineers Club of Baltimore where MTA Maryland’s Ed Smith and Mahesh Sharma (holding plaques from left to right) received awards for their contributions to W.A.R.E.S. Others pictured (from left to right) include Mike Klima, Virginia Smith, Art Keffler and Ashok Kumta.