Railway research

Research and knowledge transfer is crucial to improve the speed, safety, resilience, sustainability, operations and management of railways across the system.

We seek to translate our findings into tangible improvements and impacts on railways. Our integrated research and consultancy approach provides solutions to grand system-wide challenges as well as at component level and sub-system level.

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Research areas

We take a system-wide view of railways, researching in all aspects of railway technology and operation and have built a world-class reputation in the following areas: