Entries by Marc Zabaneh

2018 RSSI C&S Exhibition

Join Spectrum at booth 329 for Railway Systems Suppliers, Inc.’s 58th Annual C&S Exhibition. This will be an RSSI only event focusing on bringing C&S suppliers together with their rail and rail transit customers. Event Info: May 21-23, 2018 CenturyLink Center Omaha, Nebraska Booth: 329

2018 NERRC Rail Tech Conference

Come see us at New England Railroad Club’s Rail Tech 2018. The conference will provide participants – industry professionals from railroads, consulting companies, and suppliers, as well as those looking to start a career in transportation – with insight as to how the rail industry is seeking out and employing a wider range of tech skills in its […]

Spectrum CEO Teaches Middle Schoolers Financial Literacy

This school year, Spectrum, Inc. was proud to participate in Junior Achievement’s Economics for Success program. Junior Achievement is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping prepare young people for their economic futures by teaching skills such as work readiness, entrepreneurship and financial literacy.

Why Electric Infrared Is The Future Of Die Heating In The Forging Industry

There are many factors to consider during a forging process, but one that is too often overlooked is die temperature. Unfortunately, die heating is often performed ineffectively or skipped altogether. A die that is not properly heated will crack and wear prematurely and could produce inferior forged parts. In addition to compromising the quality of […]

Broken Rail and Rail Heaters

The post below is from a white paper by Spectrum’s mechanical engineer, Carmelo Franchina Jr., exploring the challenges of broken rail and rail heaters. Click here to download the report in full. Safety is an important concern within the rail industry. High voltage electricity, uneven terrain, sharp objects and large moving trains all pose a […]

Railway Interchange 2017

Join Spectrum for Railway Interchange 2017. Attended by nearly 10,000 industry professionals from around the globe, this event is the largest combined railway exhibition and technical conference in North America. Event Info: September 17-20, 2017 Indiana Convention Center Indianapolis, Indiana Booth: 1037