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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.

Introducing Total Friction Management at Ausrail

L.B. Foster exhibited at this year’s AusRAIL PLUS 2019 with its exclusive Australian agent AirLube Rail to introduce the company's comprehensive new TOTAL FRICTION MANAGEMENT (TFM™) capability.

We're attending Airport IT & Security 2019

Showcasing INFORM Mobile Wireless Totem

Mobile Information Totem Ready for Take-off

Getting the right information, to the right people at the right time

3 Yorkshire Peaks Charity Fundraiser

In June a team from our Sheffield office pushed themselves to the limit, taking on a 24 mile walk in under 12 hours to raise funds for St Luke’s Hospice in Sheffield.

See you at Rail Live!

'The only exhibition bringing the entire rail industry together in a real railway environment'. So a great place for our team to meet and greet potential and existing customers and partners.

Don't leaf it too late!

Leaves on the line is a major seasonal problem effecting rail operators. Manufacture is underway for our Autumn 2019 release of ALLEVIATE® traction enhancer, created to keep your networks moving.

Improving quality

A major production quality concern for advanced component manufacturers is the issue of foreign materials left inside precision castings. Alex Morgan explains how our Automation & Materials Handling team created an innovative, automated cleaning solution.

Software Innovation

Whilst we may not readily be recognised as a software solutions business, our team at L.B. Foster Netpractise provides an intellectual and skills technology capability that is being applied and adapted across our business.