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L.B. Foster and FUCHS Lubricants Co.: Working Together to Keep Your World Moving

L.B. Foster’s strategic partnership with FUCHS Lubricants Co. unites L.B. Foster’s renowned expertise in the development of railroad friction management technologies with FUCHS’ world-class lubricant manufacturing capabilities. Together, L.B. Foster and FUCHS provide the widest available, market-leading portfolio of lubricant products and services for trackside lubrication worldwide.

L.B. Foster delivers the largest portfolio of friction management experts, technology, and services that take a holistic approach to solving wheel/rail friction challenges to optimize performance, reduce costs, and improve safety. L.B. Foster pushes innovation in friction management lubricant products with their pioneered Total Friction Management trackside and on-board solutions.   

FUCHS Lubricants Co. is the leading independent supplier of lubricants, distributing more than 10,000 lubricants and related services. It is a global company that serves a multitude of industries with innovative and custom-made solutions, outstanding technical expertise, global customer orientation, and a sustainable and responsible attitude.   

L.B. Foster’s wheel/rail engineering and friction management competency combined with FUCHS’ lubricant production qualifications is a partnership that brings similar core values, expert people, a best-in-class support mentality, and a shared vision to advance innovation to the global markets. The partnership focuses on solutions to keep industries moving efficiently and sustainably, not on products.  

Through the partnership, rail industry customers can purchase all their lubrication solutions and services from a single dedicated source. L.B. Foster and FUCHS’ co-branded greases will be available to customers in international growth regions while still supporting increasing demands in North America.    

L.B. Foster and FUCHS’ partnership is driving innovation in friction management lubrication solutions to provide our customers with considerable savings through wheel and wear reduction, increased operational efficiencies, and improved safety.   

Read the press release highlighting our partnership on our Investor Relations site to learn more. 

Visit the L.B. Foster and FUCHS partnership page on our website to learn more about our offerings. 

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