Research and Testing

Research and Testing allows for equipment to be put through a series of tests before being released commercially. This page contains all the latest information, news, videos, images and articles on all aspects of Railway Research and Testing Services. You will also find a list of Railway Research and Testing Service Providers from around the world.

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    Rolling Stock Adhesive and Sealant Solutions Bostik, a wholly owned subsidiary of Total, is a leading provider of innovative bonding and sealing solutions...

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  • SENSIT s.r.o.

    The company SENSIT s.r.o. has been engaged in the development, production and supply of special temperature sensors for railway vehicles since 2004.

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    Rail Technology & Manufacturing Solutions At 3M, we apply science in collaborative ways to improve lives daily. 3M is a global science company that never s...

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  • Embedded Electronics Systems for Rail


    Embedded Electronics Systems for Rail CENTRALP specialises in the conception and production of high-performance and perennial embedded electronics systems for ...

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  • Alstom-Logo

    Alstom Transport

    Complete Rail Mobility Solutions Alstom Transport has a presence in over 60 countries, is the world leader in the high and very high speed train sector and is ...

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    Fraunhofer IWU

    Lightweight Train Design Lightweight Train Design is becoming more and more important in machinery and plant engineering but also in vehicle constructi...

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  • Lantal Textiles

    Railway Interior Textiles, Parts and Services Lantal is a leading supplier of railway interior textiles and services for railway applications. With 130 years ...

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  • Thales-Logo

    Thales Transportation

    Main Line, Urban and Metro Transport Solutions Transport networks around the world rely on Thales technology and systems expertise for safe, reliable, effi...

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  • Siemens-Logo

    Siemens Rail Systems Division

    Complete Rail Mobility Solutions We are one of the worlds largest suppliers to the rail network and we are known as a single-source supplier and system i...

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  • DB-Mobility-Network-Logo

    DB International GmbH

    Railway Planning, Constructing and Operating Rail Infrastructure Intelligent transport solutions are vital to cope with the sharp increase in mobility dema...

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  • ASC Sensors Logo

    ASC Sensors

    Train Acceleration and Rotation Rate Sensors ASC Advanced Sensors & Calibration, headquartered in Pfaffenhofen, Bavaria, is one of the le...

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  • ClearSy Systems Engineering Logo

    ClearSy Systems Engineering

    ClearSy is an expert in safety critical systems for the railway industry, station safety systems, train operation safety and rail safety engineering....

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  • Airbus-Logo

    Airbus Defence and Space

    Train Driver Simulation and Training Solutions Airbus Defence and Space was formed in 2014 by the consolidation of Airbus Military, Astrium and Cassidian, ...

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  • Commscope-Logo


    Wireless and Wireline Solutions Designed for Railway Networks CommScope is a global leader in infrastructure solutions for communications networks. The trusted...

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  • Handheld Group AB

    Rugged Mobile Computing Equipment for Railways Handheld Group is one of the world's leading suppliers of rugged mobile handhelds, tablets and notebook comp...

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    Frauscher Sensor Technology

    Frauscher Sensor Technology makes it simpler for system integrators and railway operators to obtain the information they need to run, monitor and protect...

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    International Electronic Machi...

    Inspection and Measurement Systems for Rail Application The WISE family of Wayside Inspection Equipment, IEM, has developed the broadest family of wayside insp...

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  • AusRAIL PLUS 2017

    AusRAIL PLUS 2017: The Rail Industry’s Pre-Eminent Conference and Exhibition

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  • Augmented Vehicle Technology

    New Joint Facility to Develop Augmented Vehicle Technology

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  • Fleet of the Future

    ‘Design Breakthrough’ Helps BART Tackle Noise Pollution

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  • London Underground

    New Signalling System for the London Underground Successfully Tested

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  • Virgin Hyperloop One

    Richard Branson and Virgin Group Invest in Hyperloop One

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  • HackTrain hackathon

    HackTrain 4.0 – Hacking Existing and New Policies in Rail

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  • Frauscher Products at EXPO 1520

    Russian Railway Industry Shows Interest in Frauscher Products

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  • Accelerating Innovation in Rail

    Multi-Million Tech Competition Launched to Improve Rail Journeys

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  • Siemens Locomotive Service

    Siemens USA Opens New Locomotive Service Hub in Delaware

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  • Hyperloop One

    Hyperloop One Successfully Tests First Passenger Pod

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  • rail maintenance and rehabilitation

    African Forum to Address Rail Maintenance and Rehabilitation

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  • Eurostar Power Cars

    Eurostar Power Cars to be Donated to National College for High Speed Rail

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  • Tier 4 Locomotives

    Metrolink’s Tier 4 Locomotives to Reduce Emissions by 85%

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  • Big Data to Prevent Trains Passing Red Signals

    Big Data to Prevent Trains Passing Red Signals

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  • Noise-optimized train gearbox

    Fraunhofer Conduct Research on Noise Emissions in Rail

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  • 3D Printing Technology for Rail

    Union Pacific: 3D Printing Technology Revolutionises Railroading

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  • Frauscher Sensor Technology

    Frauscher On Track as Growth Exceeds Expectations

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  • digital-railway-rssb

    Britain’s Rail Industry Prepares for the Age of the Digital Train

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  • Tank Car

    ‘Technically Complex’ Tank Wagon Certified in Russia

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  • Hamburg Central Station

    The Role of Academia in the Rail Industry

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  • Thales augmented and virtual reality

    Thales UK Transportation Business Achieves Investor in Innovations Award

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  • Platform Gap Fillers

    Platform ‘Gap Fillers’ Trial Reduces Incidents at Platform/Train Interface

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  • rail signalling technology

    Autumn Statement: ‘Significant Additional Funding’ for UK Transport

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  • Mindbox venue Berlin

    DB’s Mindbox – In-house Innovation

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  • Tracksure: Newly-Launched Sensor System Could Turn Every Locomotive into a Track Monitor

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  • mira Monitoring Intelligence for Rail

    mira: Monitoring Intelligence for Rail

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  • Formal Methods and Formal Data Validation for Railways

    Formal method is highly advised by the European CENELEC standards for development of safety critical train control. The major industrials use it for their CBTC ...

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  • Shunter Safety

    There is no doubt that the rail industry is a potentially dangerous place to work. After all, there are not many industries that expect employees to deal with ...

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  • From Research to Serial Production

    Lightweight Train Design from Fraunhofer IWU....

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  • Anticipating the Future Today

    Relying on its strong market position and its Swiss roots, Lantal was able to build an inimitable brand with distinctive values of its own. The core of Lantal...

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    Fraunhofer IWU Metal Foam Head

    When developing railway vehicles, passenger safety is a central issue setting high requirements in crash behaviour and fire protection. Thus, the choice of the ...

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