L.B. Foster Company





Pittsburgh, PA 15220-2729
USA
Main Phone: 412-928-9340
Website: www.lbfoster.com

Description:
Manufactures rail friction management systems, wayside rail lubricators, on-board lubricators, locomotive on-board top-of-rail application systems, hi-rail lubricators (flange and top-of-rail roller type application nozzles). Trackside friction management systems (gauge face and top-of-rail), Total Friction Management[TM] consulting, equipment, assessment and implementation services. Equipment and systems for locomotive and freight car maintenance. Top-of-rail friction modifiers. Rail curve-lubricants and other railroad-related lubricants including soy-based biotech biodegradable, environmentally safe lubricants. Friction management systems include wayside PROTECTOR® IV trackside friction management system for application of grease to the guage face and friction modifiers to the top of rail, including KELTRACK® top-of-rail friction modifier for reducing lateral force, noise, fuel consumption and corrugtions, MC® Series mechanical, and 761 Hydraulube®-Hydraulic rail lubricators. Road-Runner 361®, hi-rail friction management systems, on-board friction management system (wheel flange lubricants and top-of-rail friction modifiers), locomotive on-board top-of-rail application system, E-Z Fill[TM] Bulk grease and friction modifier transfer systems. DisposaBULK[TM] -Expendable Tote System. Total Friction Management[TM] friction assessment, implementation and management services equipment, engineering and field service. SURVEYOR[TM] high speed rail tribometer service for measuring rail friction. MC-3®, MC-4® and MC-4XL® and Grease Guide[TM] ® for new and retro fit for MC-4XL® applicators wiping bars for flange lubrication, MC-4TR[TM] and TOR XL[TM] bar (extended length) for top-of-rail wayside application. Car and locomotive repair service include Freight car jacks (fixed and moveable), MAC Jack® mobile car jack for car maintenance, hydraulic single-axle locomotive droptable and car pullers, Protective Bellows for in floor jacks, Enviro-Force[TM] environmental products for railroads, which include GTPlus[TM] and Catch-All[TM] , geocomposite track material for environmental protection, MatMate[TM] -Bartender[TM] for collecting excess grease at wayside lubricator site applicators. GTPlus for absorbing hydrocarbons. EliminatorPlus[TM] Degreaser/Cleaner-non-hazardous, Traction Gel Application System-Wayside Leaf Fall Mitigration. Other track components include Exi[TM] Fair® rail anchors, track machinery traction enhancers. KELTRACK® friction modifier for noise abatement and lateral force reduction.