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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.

A Journey of Discovery

A record-breaking InnoTrans 2018 in Berlin saw 3,062 exhibitors from 61 countries and around 160,000 trade visitors from more than 110 countries.

Track to the power of three

L.B. Foster is developing a cost-effective friction management solution for dual gauge track applications. Here we look at a project in Brazil.

Leaves on the line, fact or friction?

Is the idea of ‘leaves on the line’ a myth perpetuated by the press or a mission-critical issue for the rail network? Now our Traction Gel Applicator (TGA) is attracting attention from network operators and owners alike

All hands to the pump - ATC Crossrail

Our team of solutions engineers in Sheffield has created a new, wall-mounted friction management solution, specifically for installation in the new Crossrail tunnels.

Fifteen million and counting

When considering the big numbers, with over 15 million sold, it’s clear that KELSAN® Solid Stick friction management solution by L.B. Foster is the world’s leading system for reducing wear at the wheel/rail interface.