Vice President, Rail Operations Planning & Simulation

Bill Lipfert, who has been with LTK since 2009, has devoted his professional career to operations planning, capacity analysis and related software development in the rail industry.

He has served as an industry consultant on a variety of projects, ranging from conceptual feasibility studies to detailed design efforts and construction contracts.

Since 2009, he has managed the LTK Rail Operations Planning and Simulation Practice. This includes continual development and enhancement of LTK’s TrainOps® simulation software, including applications for operating capacity and traction power analysis. He has performed simulation software training across the U.S. and around the world, including Toronto, Montreal, Paris, Singapore, and Istanbul.

Bill, who earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Engineering Science from Dartmouth College, serves on his town’s Planning Commission. He enjoys global travel, organic gardening and maintaining community trails for hiking, biking, and skiing.