TITLE

Engineering associations plan merger

PUB. DATE
July 1996
SOURCE
Railway Age;Jul96, Vol. 197 Issue 7, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the plans by American Railway Bridge & Building Association, the American Railway Engineering Association and the Roadmasters and Maintenance of Way Association of America to merge their organizations.
ACCESSION #
9609092541

 

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