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4th Railway Brake & Friction Conference

10 - 11 December 2019

SRM Institute of Science & Technology

Chennai, India 

“This event met my objectives in terms of networking and getting information about new technical developments. The information given in the presentations will come in useful in the real field.”

Previous delegate, Joerg Huber, Knorr-Bremse

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Once again this conference will bring together industry, policy makers and the research community to share technical knowledge and do business. Speakers have been carefully selected for their technical expertise and experience of doing railway business in India. You can expect to hear presentations on technical topics like  novel metal-ceramic pads, brake design, safety and testing, friction solutions for metro, as well as presentations on business development topics, which are specific to the Indian market, such as railway procurement  and market entry structures.

Learn from:-

Ankala Saibaba, Chief Engineer, Indian Railways 

Balaji Srinavasan, Vice President, Rane Brake and Lining

T.N Venkataramani, Vice President R & D, Hindustan Composites Limited

Shailendra Jaiswal, Principal Executive Director, Research Design and Standards Organisation

To view the full programme, please click here

The Railway Brake and Friction Conference series is now in its fourth successful year. Industry, public sector and the research community attend this conference each year. Here is a list of some organisations that have taken part recently:- 

Aachen University of Applied Sciences

AEGIS Engineering

Akebono

Alstom

American Metal Fibres

Axiom Rail Components

Becorit

Bombardier

BREMSKERL

Carlisle Brake & Friction

China Academy of Railway Sciences

COMEC Grinding Machines & Presses

CQ University Australia

CRRC Changchun Railway Vehicles Co Ltd

Cyient

Dalian Jiaotong University

DB ESG

DB Systemtechnik

Ecobrake

ERA (European Railway Agency)

Faiveley

FDL

Federal Mogul Motorparts

Flertex

Frenoplast

Irish Rail

ITT

Keolis Amey Docklands

Kestler Instruments UK

Knorr-Bremse

Lapinus Fibres

LB Foster Rail Technology

LINK

Microface

MLP Friction

National Institute of Technology India

Nabtesco Oclap

Norske tog AS

Nowe

NSB Teknik

RANE Brake Lining

RENK (MAN SE)

Rockwool B.V Lapinus

Rowe Hankins Ltd

RSSB (Railway Safety Standards Board)

SBB Cargo

Siemens

Shandong Gold Phoenix

Shenyang Yuanghen Friction & Sealing

Superior Graphite

Tallano Technologie

The Imagination Factory

Transport for London

Trenitalia

Tribotecc

TUEV Rheinland Rail Certification

Turin Polytechnic

UIC (International Union of Railways)

University of Applied Sciences Munich

University of Huddersfield

University of Leeds

University of Newcastle

VR Group Finland

Wabtec

WH Davis

Zhengzhou Zhongbang Superhard Tools

“This is where the railway brake and friction community comes together.”

Utku Celayir, Knorr-Bremse

“This event met my objectives because you have the opportunity to meet brake specialists in a compact but high level event.”

Joern Fritsch, Renk 

If meeting with, learning from, and doing business with, railway brake engineers from around the world sounds like a good use of your time, then you must attend the 4th Railway Brake and Friction Conference. Register early to get the best ticket price!

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