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Keeping our world moving

Our innovative engineering and product development solutions inspire the safety, reliability, and performance of critical transportation and energy infrastructures.

Total Friction Management

L.B. Foster provides market leading onboard and trackside friction management solutions, delivering extended asset life and improved asset performance

Transit Solutions

We provide trackside and on-board gauge face and top-of-rail lubrication solutions for transits, as well as traction enhancement products

Freight Solutions

We provide friction management solutions for Class 1's, Short Lines and Regionals, and Industrial applications

We provide products and services that increase vehicle fuel efficiency, minimize track and wheel wear, reduce maintenance costs, and improve track availability

Transit Solutions

Transit Trackside and On-Board Friction Management Solutions

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L.B. Foster is recognized globally as the experts in friction management at the wheel / rail interface. Our innovative products include a full portfolio of application systems, friction modifiers, lubricants, and remote monitoring technologies.

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Freight Solutions

Freight Trackside and On-Board Friction Management Solutions

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We are experts in onboard and trackside innovations that reduce rail maintenance and costs, increasing asset life and return on investment for network owners.

Performance Validation

Performance of friction management assets

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Remote Performance Monitoring

Remote asset management platform provides intuitive insight

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Understanding Friction Management

Friction management products control the friction at the rail/wheel interface.

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PROTECTOR® IV electric lubricator for ATC

PROTECTOR® IV electric lubricator for ATC

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