New approaches to top-of-rail friction management

In optimizing wheel and rail life, effective rail lubrication strategies play an important role, but the goalposts for friction management have been shifted in recent decades as developments in rail and rolling stock technology have taken place. This article explains how top-of-rail friction management is being redefined by research into the issue in Britain.


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  • Media Type: Print
  • Features: Figures; Photos;
  • Pagination: pp 51-53
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  • Accession Number: 01599713
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 16 2016 9:40AM