Everything we do is about keeping our world moving.

L.B. Foster Europe is a world class engineering solutions business. We operate from manufacturing centres of excellence in Sheffield and Nottingham in the UK and Herne in Germany, as well as administrative centres in Lincoln and London.  

Our brand enjoys a market leading reputation around the world for our high quality, high performance track components and innovative friction management solutions. As brand leaders, we constantly keep our business moving forward to maximise new market openings. We are committed to engineering excellence through traditional engineering solutions and the application of new technologies to conventional challenges.

Our six European operating divisions are:
>L.B. Foster Automation & Materials Handling
>L.B. Foster Control & Display Solutions
>L.B. Foster GmbH
>L.B. Foster Netpractise
>L.B. Foster Rail Technologies
>L.B. Foster Telecoms.

Our mission
Our engineering expertise will inspire the safety, reliability and performance of critical infrastructures, improving the lives of people who rely on us to keep our world moving.

What we do
We are a world class engineering business
>by leveraging our expertise and knowledge
>by always focusing on our customers
>by being creative and entrepreneurial
>by always applying the most rigorous quality standards.

Our vision
To keep our world moving through inspirational engineering solutions

L.B. Foster Company

L.B. Foster Europe is part of L.B. Foster Company, headquartered in Pittsburgh PA, USA. Our US parent business is significant solutions provider to major global infrastructure projects, including the Panama Canal, Brooklyn Bridge and New Orleans flood protection. 

L.B. Foster Company was founded in 1902 by Lee B. Foster. Financed by a small $2500 loan from his father, L.B. Foster Company has grown for more than a century to become a leader in the manufacture, fabrication and distribution of infrastructure products and materials. We supply transportation, construction, utility, energy, recreation and agriculture markets with the materials necessary to build and maintain infrastructure. Today, L.B. Foster Company is a leading manufacturer, fabricator and distributor of quality transportation and construction materials. We are committed to meeting customer requirements and increasing buyer satisfaction.

Performance Culture

L.B. Foster Company sustains a performance culture that encourages employee commitment with an ongoing team building process that delivers customer satisfaction. Behind our success is a business system that brings consistency and effectiveness to each customer encounter and quality design to every product developed.

People First

Valuing our people is what drives our success as an organisation. Our employees are recognised for their contributions, given the opportunity to broaden their skills with job training, and provided a safe working environment. Our commitment to our employee team extends beyond traditional benefits and focuses on creating an environment that reinforces the dedication we have for our customers and our employees .

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