Rail:
Flexible and responsive test and validation services for the rail industry

CSA Group delivers an unbeatable combination of high technical capability combined with outstanding flexibility to provide a unique outsource option. CSA Group are working with the rail industry on innovative ways to help reduce engine emissions and CO2 from locomotives and DMUs. Our Acoustics and Vibration team are specialists in noise reduction and resolution of vibration induced fatigue. With one of the largest commercial structural test laboratories in Europe backed by on-site test rig design and manufacturing we can meet the most demanding requirements for electro-hydraulic structural durability testing of trains and associated equipment. With our range of over 30 environmental chambers, together with large electro-magnetic shakers we can deliver effective environmental qualification tests for military and civilian applications. Interior seating, trim and instrumentation systems are all tested within our component test facilities where we have a particular specialisation in seat comfort and durability including seat pressure mapping and specialist robot seat test systems.

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