Problem Solving

A wide range of railway passenger and freight applications

Problem Solving Steps

Problem Solving

Through its strong observational skills, lateral thinking and analytical abilities coupled with over 30 years hands-on experience in all aspects of railway friction braking, MLP Friction Braking limited is in a position to offer its problem solving skills to the following business sectors:

  • Raw material suppliers to the friction industry
  • Composite & Sintered Metal disc brake pads & brake blocks producers
  • Brake system suppliers to the railway industry
  • Train builders and maintainers
  • Freight and passenger train operating companies
  • Railway testing & approval bodies
  • Universities engaged in railway braking projects

The company conducts its problem solving assistance through a structured approach from identification to implementation.

Examples of Problem Solving Projects Include:

  • Braking Noise
  • Metal Pickup
  • Wheel / Rail Interaction
  • Braking Performance
  • Sub-Zero Operation
  • Wear Behaviour
Problem Solving Projects

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