Loram Technologies' consulting services provide a customized friction management solution for any railroad need. Our experience and expertise in all facets of the wheel and rail interaction including friction management help us to firmly understand the specific challenges, parameters, and other variables that must be factored into identifying the optimal program.

We conduct site visits, tests, and analysis, and we communicate extensively with railroad office and field personnel. We analyze historical and current data to firmly understand the specific challenges, parameters, and other variables that must be factored creating a successful program.

Loram Technologies provides numerous rail and wheel assessments including:

  • Tribometer
  • Lateral/vertical force
  • Carry distance tests

Onsite personnel from Loram Technologies, assess the test results and provide timely initial feedback. The gathered data is also sent to our specialized analysis team to efficiently analyze the data and provide a conclusion of the current situation and improvement recommendations.

To ensure the longevity of the system, we offer:

  • Ongoing technical training
  • Updated information on setting up, operating, maintaining, and troubleshooting friction management systems
  • Customer support

Loram Technologies' industry-leading products, services and maintenance provide our customers with a complete friction management solution.