Effective rail curve lubrication plays an important role in rail wheel interface friction management. Therefore Wayside lubrication method is widely used in rail industry to provide cost effective lubrication and reduce rail/ wheel wear, energy consumption, maintenance cost and noise. Research on lubrication practice in Australian heavy haul networks is limited.
Category 1 - Australian Competitive Grants (this includes ARC, NHMRC)
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CQUniversity, Rockhampton, Qld.
Institute for Resource Industries and Sustainability
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Centre for Railway Engineering; Institute for Resource Industries and Sustainability (IRIS);
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Central Queensland University. Institute for Resource Industries and Sustainability (IRIS 2010). Postgraduate Students Conference