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Members

The Organization of the IHHA

The IHHA is governed by a Board of Directors who are appointed by the member and associate member organizations to conduct the affairs of the association and by a Chief Executive Officer appointed by the Directors. A Board of Directors Meeting is held annually in one of the members' country.

The Members of the IHHA

The membership of the IHHA consists of national and state organizations, private railway systems, and railway organizations and advocates interested in furthering the exchange of technical information that will benefit the world's heavy haul rail operations. At the present time the membership of the IHHA is as follows:
Australia (private railroads)
Australia (public railroads) Australian Railway Association
Brazil VALE Companhia Do Rio Doce
Canada Railway Association of Canada
China People's Republic of China--China Academy of Railway Sciences
Indian Railways --- Ministry of Railways
Russian Railway Research Institute (JSC VNIIZhT)
South Africa Transit Freight Rail
Sweden-Norway Nordic Heavy Haul Association
United States of America AAR Transportation Technology Center

Associate Member
UIC World Division

Officers and Directors of the International Heavy Haul Association, Inc.
as of February 3, 2013
Officers
Chief Executive Officer: Chairman: Vice Chairman:
Mr. W. Scott Lovelace Mr. Stephen Cathcart Mr. Semih Kalay
Photo Coming Soon IHHA, Inc.
2808 Forest Hills Court
Virginia Beach, VA
USA 23454-1236
Tel: 1-757-496-8288
Fax: 1-757-496-2622
Mr. Michael Roney Mr. Semih Kalay
 
Strategic Planning Committee (SPC):
Mr. Thomas Nordmark
Mr. Semih Kalay
Directors
Australia - Private (Iron Ore Lines) Australia - (Eastern Australian Heavy Haul Lines)
General Manager Rail: Retired Group General Manager:
Director Stephen Cathcart Mr. Stephen Cathcart
Photo Coming Soon Fortescue Metals Group Limited
Locked Bag 7, South Hedland
WA 6722, Australia
Tel: +61-8-9158-5262 (W)
Fax: +61-8-9158-5106
Mobile: +61-409-687-340
Photo Coming Soon Shared Services QR
Floor 3, Railcentre 2, 309 Edward St. Queensland Rail
GPO Box 1429
Brisbane Qld, AUSTRALIA 4001
Tel: 61-07-3235-3392
Fax: 61-07-3235-2592
 
Brazil - VALE (Companhia Vale Do Rio Doce) Canada - Railway Association of Canada (RAC)
Director: General Manager Technical Standards & Chief Engineer:
Director Edilson Jun Kina Director Michael Roney
Photo Coming Soon VALE
Gerencia Geral de Desenvolvinento e Servicos
Tecnicos Ferrovianriosl Av.
Dante de Michelini
5500 29090 900 Vitoria ES Brasil
Work +55-27-3333-3643
Mobile: +55-27-88176572
Michael Roney Engineering Services
Canadian Pacific Railway
Suite 500 Gulf Canada Square
401 - 9th Avenue SW
Calgary AB CANADA T2P 4Z4
Tel: 1-403 319-7800
Fax: 1-403 319-3025
Mobile: 1-403 836-0137
 
Canada - Railway Association of Canada (RAC) China - China Railway Society (CRS)
Vice Pres. Operations & Regulatory Affairs: Chief Secretary General:
Mr. Mike Lowenger Director Qu Jianming
Mike Lowenger The Railway Association of Canada
99 Bank Street, Suite 1401
Ottawa, ON, CANADA K1P6 B9
Lu Chan Quin China Railway Society (CRS)
10 Fuxing Road
2, Daliushu Rd. Haidian District
Beijing, CHINA 100844
Tel: 86-10-51842611
Fax: 86-10-63967184
 
China - China Railway Society (CRS) UIC - France
Director: Director General, UIC, France
Mr. Li Nansen Director Jean-Pierre Loubinoux
Photo Coming Soon China Railway Society (CRS)
10 Fuxing Road
Beijing PR CHINA, 100844
Tel: 86-10-51892344
Fax: 86-10-51892410
JP Loubinoux International Union of Railways
16, rue Jean-Rey, F 75015
Paris, FRANCE
Tel: 0091-11-23383525
Tel: +33 (0) 44 49 20 20
Fax +33 (0) 44 49 21 29
 
India - Indian Railways - Ministry of Railways India - Indian Railways - Ministry of Railways
Advisor (Infrastructure) Railway Board: Director Planning Special:
Director Girish Pillai Mr. Jeetendra Singh
Photo Coming Soon Ministry of Railways
Raisina Road
Ministry of Railways
Government of India
New Delhi, 110001, INDIA
Tel: 91-9910487456
Fax 91-11-23383525
Photo Coming Soon Ministry of Railways
Raisina Road
Railway Board
Room No. 143, Rail Bhawan
Raisina Road
Ministry of Railways
New Delhi, 110001, INDIA
 
Russia - JSC "VNIIZhT" - Railway Research Institute Russia - JSC "VNIIZhT" - Railway Research Institute
General Director: Chief Researcher:
Director Boris Lapidus Dr. Sergey M Zakharov
Boris Lapidus Railway Research Institute
JSC "VNIIZhT"
3-d Mytishchinskaya St, 10
Moscow, RUSSIA 107996
Tel: +7 495 542 61 26
Fax: +7 495 262 66 03
Photo Coming Soon JSC "Railway Research Institute"
(JSC VNIIZhT)
3-d Mytishchinskaya St, 10
Moscow, RUSSIA 107996
Tel: 7-495-687-6425
Fax: 7-495-687-6548
 
Russia - JSC "VNIIZhT" - Railway Research Institute South Africa - Transnet
Head of Trains Hauling and Energy Saving Dept.: Project Director:
Mr. Lev Muginshtein Director Brian Monakali
Photo Coming Soon JSC Railway Research Institute
(JSC VNIIZhT)
10, 3-d Mytichinskaya
Moscow, RUSSIA 107996
Tel: +7 (495) 262-11-39
Fax: +7 (495) 687-68-233
Photo Coming Soon Transnet Freight Rail
P.O. Box 30824
Braamfontein 2017
SOUTH AFRICA
Tel: +27-11 773-2344
Fax: +27-11 773-2328
Mobile 27-83-277-0100
 
Sweden/Norway - Nordic Heavy Haul Association Sweden/Norway - Nordic Heavy Haul Association
Director R & D Logistics: Co-ordinator of NHH:
Director Thomas Nordmark Dr. Per-Olof Larsson
Photo Coming Soon LKAB
SE-981 86 Kiruna, Sweden
Tel: + 46 980 710 00, 46 980 715 50
Fax: + 46 980 109 02
Mobile: +46 70 342 15 50
Photo Coming Soon Swedish National Rail
Administration
Region North, R&D
SOUTH AFRICA
Track Engineering
P.O. Box 43
SE-971 02 LULEA, SWEDEN
Tel: +46(0)920 352 89
Fax: +46(0)920 351 08
Mobile: +46(0)70 670 52 89
 
United States of America - Assoc. of American Railroads (AAR)
 Vice President Research & Development:
Director Semih Kalay
Photo Coming Soon Transportation Technology Center, Inc.
P. O. Box 11130
55500 DOT Road Pueblo, CO, USA 81001
Tel: 1-719-584-0717
Fax: 1-719-584-0580
   
 
United States of America - Assoc. of American Railroads (AAR)  
Project Leader - IHHA Track Book:  
John Leeper and Roy Allen  
Photo Coming Soon Cantrell Rail Services, Inc.
6639 Red Oak Drive
Shawnee, KS. 66217
Tel: 913-962-0049
Mobile: 913-909-2125