Protran Technology offers expert engineering analysis services to railroads. These services determine various factors that impact track, how they impact the track, and how to improve the situations. Focusing on wheel/rail contact, material selection, derailment analysis, freight experience, passenger experience and track wear, Protran Technology reports a complete analysis of the track’s condition with solutions for improvement.

  • Analyzes wheel and rail forces
  • Determines costs impact with various high speed and heavy haul freight trains on common track
  • Explains how to divide the costs and recapture in rates
  • Examines materials selection, wear, and maintenance (including sleepers and rails)
  • Evaluates track maintenance budgets, track wear analysis, and predictions