Let the Bidding Begin! Check out the auction items and place bids in the Exhibit Hall:
Sunday, May 3 -  2:00pm –7:30 pm
Monday, May 4 - 7:00am – 7:45am;   10:00am - 10:30am;   11:30am - 1:00pm;   5:00pm - 7:00pm

The ASLRRA 2020 Connections Convention will once again feature an exciting Silent Auction benefiting ASLRRA's Short Line Education Fund and we need your support to make it a success!

Participation in this year’s event is open to everyone and proceeds will support a range of high priority industry education, communications, and research initiatives. Download the App (COMING SOON!) and let the bidding begin! 

Please donate an auction item!
In addition to seeking 100% board participation, we are asking all Railroad and Associate members to lend support. The ASLRRA Education Fund is a nonprofit 501(c)3, and donations may be made by individuals or corporations without limitations.
To donate, simply complete the online 2020 Auction Donation Form. All donations are welcome! Donations of industry equipment, products and services are particularly desirable. Additional suggested donations include vacation home stays, hotel accommodations, airfare vouchers, electronics, jewelry, luxury & designer goods, gift cards, tickets to concerts, shows, and professional sporting events, and all things train related! For more information or to discuss a donation, please contact Sabrina Waiss at

Thank you for your support! 


The Silent Auction will feature the Handbid App again this year for bidding. Click here for instructions on how to download and start bidding (COMING SOON!)

ASLRRA’s 2019 Silent Auction raised more than $25,000 thanks to the following generous donors:

Alaska Railroad
All Star Auction Consignments
D & I Railroad Co.
Don Norden, Chambers, Conlon & Hartwell, LLC
Dyer & Peterson PC
Everett Railroad
Finger Lakes Railway Corporation
Florida East Coast Railway
Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center
Genesee Valley Transportation Co / Delaware Lackawanna Railroad
Gulf & Ohio Railways
Indiana Rail Road Company
Industrial Search Partners
Iowa Interstate Railroad, LTD
Iowa Northern Railway
Ironhorse Resources, Inc.
Lake State Railway Company
McRail. a Bordern Perlman Company 
Metro East Industries
Montana Rail Link
New York & Atlantic Railway
New York Air Brake
North American Rail Car Operators Association
Ogborn Consulting Group
Pinsly Railroad Company
R.J. Corman Railroad Group, LLC
Red River Valley & Western Railroad Company
Rio Grande Pacific Dispatch and Rockwood Steel
Sabrina Waiss & Mehran Rashidfarokhy
Short Line Data Systems
Short Line Safety Institute
The Greenbrier Companies
The New York, Susquehanna and Western Railway Corp.
Transportation Products Sales Company
Transportation Technology Center, Inc.
Vermont Rail System
Watco Companies
Western New York & Pennsylvania Railroad