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Track to the power of three

L.B. Foster is developing a cost-effective friction management solution for dual gauge track applications. Here we look at a project in Brazil.

Leaves on the line, fact or friction?

Is the idea of ‘leaves on the line’ a myth perpetuated by the press or a mission-critical issue for the rail network? Now our Traction Gel Applicator (TGA) is attracting attention from network operators and owners alike

All hands to the pump - ATC Crossrail

Our team of solutions engineers in Sheffield has created a new, wall-mounted friction management solution, specifically for installation in the new Crossrail tunnels.

Fifteen million and counting

When considering the big numbers, with over 15 million sold, it’s clear that KELSAN® Solid Stick friction management solution by L.B. Foster is the world’s leading system for reducing wear at the wheel/rail interface.

Partnerships taking us all forward

L.B. Foster and Knorr-Bremse, the world’s leading manufacturer of braking systems for rail and commercial vehicles, signed an exclusive distribution agreement in 2015.