Bogie test facility opens in Huddersfield

Dr Paul Allen of IRR, Chair of the Railway Division of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers Richard East, Prof Bob Cryan, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Huddersfield, and IRR Director Prof Simon Iwnicki celebrate the inauguration of the test rig.

UK: The University of Huddersfield has completed the installation of a full-scale bogie test rig, claimed to be the only one of its type in Europe, after securing a £4·5m grant from the UK government’s Regional Growth Fund.The 150 tonne test rig, which was officially opened on October 12 by ...

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