Researching innovative applications for our friction modifiers has led to new thinking about how to increase network asset life and reduce costly track maintenance.
Yarra Trams installed an embedded track wayside Top-of-Rail (TOR) applicator to tackle the issue of severe tram wheel squeal noise problems on St. Kilda Road in south of Melbourne CBD
The new standard in friction management. It’s not every day that a new standard in trackside friction management is introduced to market, but that’s exactly what L.B. Foster Friction Management has achieved with the launch of its groundbreaking PROTECTOR®X.
L.B. Foster is leading the way, thanks to comprehensive research and in-field testing undertaken by our team of friction management experts at our global centre of excellence in Vancouver.