Asset Life Improvement of Rail Infrastructure

This project seeks to provide a preliminary study to address Indonesian demand for the asset life extension of its rail infrastructure and the improvement of safety and efficiency of rail transportation. This initial work will identify the critical issues in rail infrastructure that need to be addressed, and the research areas required to provide the knowledge base, technologies and practices to improve this infrastructure.

Project Team

Professor Wing Kong Chiu

Professor Wing Kong Chiu

Professor

Monash University

Dr Hera Widyastuti

Dr Hera Widyastuti

Head of the Transport Laboratory

Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember

Professor Sigit Priyanto

Professor Sigit Priyanto

Professor

Universitas Gadjah Mada

Ravi	Ravitharan

Ravi Ravitharan

‎Director, Institute of Railway Technology

Monash University

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Riding the rails to an efficient freight system

Riding the rails to an efficient freight system

February 19, 2016

From 2016 a specially-equipped standard railcar will be rocking and rolling along the tracks of East Java. It will have carefully positioned sensors to detect its movement during normal operation, including its displacement and vibration. The railcar instrumentation has been designed by Monash University’s Institute of Rail Technology (IRT) to provide data on the condition […]

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