Expertise

Expertise


The Institute of Railway Technology consists of a group of highly skilled engineers, scientists and technicians that cover a wide range of mechanical, civil, electrical, metallurgical and general science disciplines. 

Primary areas of expertise include vehicle and track instrumentation, vehicle and train performance, condition monitoring, component testing, failure analysis, quality control and auditing, wheel-rail interface, rail welding, track structure design and maintenance, standards development and personnel training.

Over the past 40 years, IRT has developed a reputation for providing efficient and practical solutions to a wide range of railway operations including heavy haul, mass transit, high speed, general freight and passenger systems.