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Scientific FR8RAIL IV article awarded at World Congress

Wednesday, November 29, 2023

The scientific article was published by the Royal Institute of Technology and describes the relationship between long and heavy freight trains and long-term damage to the rails. The work has taken place within the railway program Shift2Rail, where KTH has been one of CLOSER's many partners.

Train tracks
Train tracks


FR8RAIL IV is a project that forms part of Shift2Rail and aims to further develop technologies that are relevant to the rail industry. The objective of the project is to contribute to the overarching goals identified by all the members of Shift2Rail in order to make rail freight more attractive.