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Friction Management Training

Following Network Rail's maintenance reorganisation, LB Foster are currently undertaking friction management training at various Network Rail training schools across the UK.

The training is being delivered on our portfolio of approved equipment, including the full range of gauge face lubricators, top of rail friction modifiers (TORFMs) and traction gel applicators (TGAs).

LB Foster are able to offer training courses on all of their products either at your local depot or at our premises in Sheffield.

If you require further information on the current training schedule, or simply wish to find out more about our in house and mobile training facilities, please contact us via the website at and complete a 'Technical' enquiry.

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Improve the design and supply of products and services required to enhance the performance of rail networks