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railway innovation

Learn how Sydney Trains is able to reduce wheel wear by 50% using TBOGI technology

With the TBOGI system railway companies can improve safety, significantly increase asset lifespans (both wheels and rail infrastructure), reduce fuel/energy consumption, reduce wheel squeal noise, and greatly increase the efficiency of rail grinding and rolling stock maintenance. Sydney Trains use TBOGI, and they concluded in a 2016 paper that “wagons that steer well have been […]