Articles & Whitepapers
The railway system is a unique combination of geometry, balance, and engineering, where even the slightest discrepancy could be catastrophic. A piece that’s—at most—twenty-two millimeters thick could spell the difference between an on-time train and a derailment. Wheel rail flange thickness is a central safety component in the railway industry, but it’s also an area rife ...
Overview: Created in 1926, the Nationale Maatschappij der Belgische Spoorwegen (NMBS, Dutch) or Société Nationale des Chemins de fer Belges (SNCB, French) operates a 3536 kilometer ...
Harsco’s Protran Technology Unit to Outfit Denver’s Entire Regional Railway Fleet for Enhanced Safety
Harsco’s Protran Technology unit, part of the Harsco Rail division, announced today a new order to equip the entire Denver, Colorado regional railway fleet with enhanced safety systems designed and produced by Protran. Denver’s Regional ...
Equipment & Solutions
Offering over 1,000m of sharp, defined delineation during the day and after dark, the IRS2 intelligent road studs are customisable, highly visible in-road lighting systems that increase lane discipline, reducing accidents and collisions at roundabouts, road intersections, crossings, crosswalks, bus interchanges, railway crossings and tunnels.