10-14th June 2019
UIT The Arctic University of Norway, Narvik, Norway
Message from the Conference Planning Committee
The International Heavy Haul Association (IHHA), in partnership with Bane NOR and Trafikverket, will be hosting its International Heavy Haul Association STS Conference, on the 10th – 14th June 2019, in Narvik, Norway.
The conference will include presentations of technical papers on research and development areas such as Rolling Stock, Railway Infrastructure and Operations; a technical Workshop, to be held 2 days prior to the conference, where international railway technical experts will present selected topics within the Infrastructure and Rolling Stock fields; Technical Tours for delegates involving site visits to LKAB’s shipping facility in Narvik and Bane NOR’s Heavy Haul line between Narvik and the Swedish border; and Social Tours for delegates and partners to visit tourist attractions in Narvik and the surrounding area.
The International Heavy Haul Association STS Conference 2019 runs over five days from
Monday 10th to Friday 14th June 2019.
On behalf of the conference organising committee, we extend a warm invitation to you and your associates to participate in this forthcoming
International Heavy Haul STS Conference.