University of Huddersfield - bronze Members
The IRR is an internationally leading research group that has been established for over 20 years. It brings together some of the most highly skilled railway researchers in the UK, employing a team of over 30 multi-disciplinary staff with capabilities including: Vehicle & Track Dynamics Traction, Braking and Energy Systems Pantograph and Overhead Systems Advanced Safety Management Systems Condition Monitoring and Analytics Technology Development and Innovation The IRR delivers fundamental academic research through UK and European funded research projects. It supports the rail industry through directly funded commercial project work and helps to deliver new technologies through its Centre for Innovation in Rail (CIR). The IRR also provides engineering and railway risk related research under a strategic partnership with RSSB and leads the UKRRIN Centre of Excellence in Rolling Stock.