Events & Meetings

November Meeting

November 14, 2018

A Discussion on the Complexities of Railroad Engineering

Allan M. Zarembsky Ph. D. P. E. FASME Hon. Mbe. AREMA

Dr. Zarembski is an internationally recognized authority in the fields of track and vehicle/track system analysis, railway component failure analysis, track strength, and maintenance planning. Dr. Zarembski is Professor and Director of the Railroad Engineering and Safety Program at the University of Delaware. Prior to that he was VP and GM of ZETA-TECH, an independent business unit of Harsco Rail, which established in 1984 and which was acquired by Harsco is 2007. Dr. Zarembski also served as Director of R&D for Pandrol Inc., Director of R&D for Speno Rail Services Co. and Manager, Track Research for the AAR.

Dr. Zarembski is a Life member of ASCE and a Fellow of ASME, where he was the recipient of their Rail Transportation Award in 1992 and the US Federal Railroad Administration’s Special Act Award in 2001. Dr. Zarembski has authored or co-authored over 180 technical papers, over 120 technical articles, and two books. He has a PhD and M.A. in Civil Engineering from Princeton University, an M.S. in Engineering Mechanics and a B.S. in Aeronautics and Astronautics from New York University. He is a registered Professional Engineer in five states.

Meeting Location & Details

(Unless Otherwise Noted)

Meeting Schedule

Social Hour: 6:00p

Dinner in the ballroom: 7:00p

Program: 7:45p

Dress Code

Jacket Required, Tie Optional


Members: $45

Non Dues Paying Members: $60

Non-Members/Guests: $60

Students & Government Employees: $30

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Engineer's Club of Baltimore

11 West Mount Vernon Place

Baltimore, MD 21201

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There is generally street parking available nearby after 6pm. (Limited to two hours without a permit until 8pm).

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  • Metered Parking: N. Calvert Street
  • Central Parking: 520 N Charles St, Baltimore, MD 21201
  • Baltimore Sun Garage: 601 N Calvert St, Baltimore, MD 21202
  • Parking Management Inc: 690 N Calvert St, Baltimore, MD 21202

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