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To implement and maintain an effective inhouse, a railroad’s maintenance personnel must be equipped to do the job. With over 30 years of experience in the field, L.B. Foster's Field Applications and Service Groups can provide the Friction Management training required to get the job done.


A critical part of any successful FM program is ongoing maintenance and filling of equipment.

L.B. Foster can train railway personnel the necessary skills to effectively manage friction by identifying problems, implementing solutions and monitoring improvements.

Training can be tailored to freight or transits railway’s particular needs. Courses will combine classroom style lectures, visual aids, and hands-on opportunities. Course content can include basic friction management concepts, equipment details on pumping systems, controls, and distribution. Also included are best practices for an effective FM program, equipment troubleshooting techniques, common causes of unit not functioning and customer feedback.

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