Rail Transportation Engineering and Advance Maintenance (RailTEAM), which is a Tier-1 University Transportation Center on Improving Rail Transportation Infrastructure Sustainability and Durability organized the advisory board meeting during the 97th Annual Transportation Research Board (TRB) Meeting, January 8, 2018. The Grant Manager, advisory board members, and different professors engaged in researches under RailTEAM attended the advisory board meeting. During board meeting, directors from each of the three centers presented the brief report of the ongoing research activities and the plan for the next year. Board members were then given time to provide their comments on the delivered presentation by center directors. In general, board members had positive comments on the research progress.