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Exhibit Space Sales Now Open for #RSICMA18

April 18, 2018 – Sales for exhibit space for the RSI/CMA 2018 Rail Expo & Technical Conference are now open, Railway Supply Institute (RSI) President Mike O’Malley announced. RSI/CMA 2018 is scheduled for September 9-11, 2018 at the Music City Center in downtown Nashville, Tenn. The RSI/CMA 18 expo hall will gather 120+ exhibitors from all over the railway industry […]

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RSI Issues Call for Board Member Nominations

Washington, DC – April 5, 2018 – The Railway Supply Institute (RSI) is soliciting nominations for officials from member companies to serve on its board of directors for a term beginning in January, 2019. Board members serve for a three-year term and are expected to attend each board meeting, participate on committees, and be available to staff and members. […]

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RSI names Markey director of membership and communications

Washington, DC, March 29, 2018 – Maureen Markey has been named director of membership and communications for the Railway Supply Institute (RSI), RSI President Mike O’Malley announced. Markey will oversee member retention, recruitment and relations, and lead overall communications for the association.  “Maureen’s expertise in marketing, business development and nonprofit communications will help RSI increase attendance for our […]

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Railway Supply Institute lauds passage of 2018 omnibus spending legislation

Washington, DC, March 23, 2018 – Railway Supply Institute (RSI) President Mike O’Malley today hailed the passage and signing of the omnibus spending package, H.R. 1625, the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2018, saying it is “an overall win for the U.S. economy, for railway suppliers, and for the communities they represent.” The legislation includes the following rail industry-related […]

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RSI, Member Companies Take Part in Railroad Day on Capitol Hill

WASHINGTON, DC, March 7, 2018 – More than 50 executives from the Railway Supply Institute (RSI) and its member companies are participating in the annual Railroad Day on Capitol Hill event this week, joining hundreds of rail industry advocates from across the nation to share with Congress a unified vision for the railway industry. RSI is a sponsor […]

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O’Malley takes the helm at Railway Supply Institute

WASHINGTON, DC, February 1, 2018 – Mike O’Malley today starts his tenure as President of the Railway Supply Institute (RSI), taking over for Tom Simpson, who has retired, RSI’s Board Chair Pat Ameen announced. Ameen, who is Vice President of Industry Relations at Amsted  Rail, made the announcement in his first official act since taking over as RSI […]

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RSI renames scholarship program for retiring president Simpson, opens 2018-19 applications

Washington, D.C., February 6, 2018 – The Railway Supply Institute (RSI) is now accepting 2018/2019 school year applications for its annual RSI undergraduate scholarship, which has been renamed the Thomas D. Simpson Annual Undergraduate Scholarship in honor of RSI’s retiring president. RSI’s scholarship program provides a minimum of five college scholarships in amounts ranging from $2,500-$5,000 to children of employees throughout the […]

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