Sponsors and Partners

The Rail Transportation Program (RTP) at Michigan Tech collaborates closely with industry companies, associations and alumni.

Our partners and other industry companies support our programming in many ways. Some examples are:

The RTP is actively working to increase industry commitment to our program. RTP believes that collaboration with industry is an essential part of our program and we are continuously looking for opportunities to expand the collaboration. If you/your company are interested in partnership/sponsoring opportunities, contact David Nelson at dannelso@mtu.edu or Pasi Lautala at ptlautal@mtu.edu to discuss opportunities to become a sponsor or partner, and for other opportunities to support the Rail Transportation Program. For more information, see our Industry Brochure.


RTP Partners


CN is North America’s railroad, a true backbone of the economy, transporting more than $185 billion worth of goods annually for a wide range of business sectors, ranging from resource products to manufactured products to consumer goods, across a rail network of approximately 20,000 route-miles spanning Canada and mid-America.