ENSCO Rail Experts to Present at 29th Annual Wheel Rail Interaction Conference in Chicago

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Rosemont, IL, May 20, 2024

  • ENSCO Rail’s Chief of Strategy and Development and Director of Vehicle Dynamics Studies will present on separate topics during the conference.
  • The Wheel Rail Interaction Conference brings together rail professionals from industry, government, and academia for four days of education and networking.
  • ENSCO Rail and KLD Labs are proud Double Platinum sponsors of the event, hosted at the Loews Chicago O’Hare Hotel from May 21-24.

ENSCO Rail, along with KLD Labs, will jointly exhibit their innovative rail inspection technologies and services at the 29th Annual Wheel Rail Interaction (WRI) Conference at the Loews Chicago O’Hare Hotel from May 21-24, 2024.

As Double Platinum sponsors, ENSCO and KLD will showcase a comprehensive suite of advanced rail technology solutions for passenger, transit, and freight markets. This includes vehicle and track measuring systems, machine vision, autonomous track inspection systems, and track maintenance planning software.

WRI 2024 ENSCO Rail Presentation - Matt Dick, Cory Hogan
Left: Matthew Dick, Chief of Strategy & Development, ENSCO, Inc.; Right: Cory Hogan, Director of Vehicle Dynamics Studies, ENSCO, Inc.

ENSCO Rail experts, Matt Dick and Cory Hogan, will present during the conference. Dick, Chief of Strategy and Development at ENSCO, will discuss Vehicle/Track Measurement Technologies on Wednesday, May 22 from 4:15-4:50 p.m. during the Principles Course of the conference. On Friday, May 24, during the second day of the Heavy Haul Seminar, Hogan, ENSCO’s Director of Vehicle Dynamics Studies, will lead a discussion on Derailment Modeling & Simulation from 8:20-8:50 a.m.

The WRI Conference is meant to educate and connect professionals who work for railroads, transit agencies, contractors, government regulators, researchers, and consulting firms. The event explores the complicated and crucial interaction between the vehicle and the track.


ENSCO Rail stands as a global leader in railway infrastructure inspection technology, extending its reach to serve governments and railways across more than 40 countries. ENSCO Rail’s state-of-the-art products and services play a pivotal role in averting train derailments and ensuring the safety of human lives, the environment, and economic interests. Operating as part of ENSCO, Inc.'s Surface Transportation Group (STG), it has served the industry for over 50 years, exemplifying a steadfast commitment to pioneering advanced technologies that enhance safety, security, and quality in rail operations. Its areas of expertise encompass automated inspection systems for track and rolling stock, asset management, and digital twin simulation and analytics. Explore the innovative strides made by ENSCO Rail’s in advancing rail technology and operations at www.ensco.com/rail.


KLD Labs, Inc., a subsidiary of ENSCO, Inc., is a forward-thinking technology company that excels in the design and integration of cutting-edge artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) solutions, laser technology, and machine vision systems for automated railway inspection applications. Established over three decades ago, and with a global presence in 35 countries, KLD Labs' products are instrumental in inspecting rolling stock and track infrastructure, ensuring safety against derailment risks, and facilitating efficient railway maintenance operations. To explore the groundbreaking solutions offered by KLD Labs, please visit www.kldlabs.com. KLD Labs, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of ENSCO, Inc.

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