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Noisy Trams Get the Silent Treatment on Coronation Street

See how L.B. Foster have helped the cast of Coronation Street

Switch onto remote monitoring

Working remotely has never been more important. Learn more about our Remote Performance Monitoring system

How to get in touch

We've switched to remote working where possible, but all of our teams are available and ready to take your call.

The benefits of switch protection for safer, quieter, easier journeys

Researching innovative applications for our friction modifiers has led to new thinking about how to increase network asset life and reduce costly track maintenance.

Business Update - COVID-19

An update about what L.B. Foster is doing to protect and serve our staff, suppliers and customers.

Saving costs? Extending asset life?

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Taking it to the street

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

Protector X

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.

Internet of Things

How Internet of Things Optimizes Friction Management in Heavy Haul Track.

Remote Performance Monitoring

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.