NewRail is a dedicated railway research centre with a vast range of expertise in diverse areas of the rail industry. The aim of our research centre is to develop and maintain the highest international standards of excellence in rail-related research.
NewRail has a wide experience in applied research for railways focusing on the development and strategic implementation of innovative technologies, with links to the major international players in industry as well as institutions and end users.
The core expertise of NewRail is focused on four main research priorities:
NewRail's laboratories allow us to provide high quality testing and consultancy services in the following areas:
In addition, NewRail has particular expertise in measuring the fire properties of materials. Test equipment includes: