Testing and Instrumentation

Our experience and capability in designing and executing test programs, coupled with industry leading data analysis methods provides a valuable tool used to gather real data and provide informative and reliable solutions. These capabilities include:

  • Static and dynamic strain gauging of rail, mining and heavy industry vehicles and equipment

  • Dynamic testing & characterisation of rail vehicles, compliance testing including twist tests and ride performance and hunting evaluations.

  • High speed thermal measurements

  • Rail bogie steering performance and warp stiffness testing

  • Bridge structural health monitoring – system development, installation, and data analysis

  • Development and management of data logging equipment and systems

  • Material and mechanical component coupon testing

  • FEA/CFD correlation and verification

  • Advanced data analysis, handling of large data sets, and the development/application of machine learning algorithms

  • Video monitoring and the use of machine vision to track components