Megan Headley is a freelance writer in Fredericksburg, Va. She can be reached at

Event Focuses on Tomorrow’s Transportation

While the railroad industry has a long history in the U.S., other forms of transportation are emerging. One that’s garnering a lot of interest is advanced air mobility. Learn more about this up-and-coming market at ACMA’s Advanced Air Mobility Composites Technology Days, a virtual program on Feb. 8 – 10, 2022. For more information, visit

GFRP flooring reduces the weight of TrinityRail’s new 85-foot-long refrigerated boxcars by approximately 25% compared to floors with traditional materials.

Photo credit: TrinityRail