ENSCO Rail Secures Contract for Long Island Rail Road Track Inspection Vehicle

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Springfield, VA, October 6, 2023

ENSCO Rail (ENSCO), is pleased to announce that they have been awarded a contract to design and deliver a state-of-the-art track inspection vehicle for the Long Island Rail Road (LIRR). This innovative vehicle will be equipped with multiple advanced systems that monitor track conditions, showcasing ENSCO’s commitment to maintaining tracks in a state of good repair and proactive approach to rail safety.

"By leveraging ENSCO's expertise in rail inspection technology, LIRR showcases its dedication to providing a safe, reliable transportation network for its community," said Jackie van der Westhuizen, Division Manager ENSCO Rail.

With this investment, LIRR reinforces its position at the forefront of the railway industry, prioritizing enhanced safety measures and efficient maintenance decision-making. Through continuous condition monitoring, potential issues can be addressed before they escalate, safeguarding both the tracks and the many passengers who rely on them daily. The community, daily commuters, and occasional travelers alike depend on a railway system that remains reliable, resilient, and ready for the future.

For more details on the track inspection vehicle please contact rail@ensco.com.


For more than 50 years, ENSCO has led the rail industry worldwide in developing new and advanced technologies to improve the safety, security, and quality of their operations. ENSCO is a trusted provider of automated and autonomous inspection systems, web-based data management systems, vehicle dynamics analysis and simulations, and large-scale systems integration projects. ENSCO’s engineers have pioneered the use of advanced technology and data analytics paired with leading railway subject matter experts to increase railway safety while also ensuring operating efficiency and productivity. Learn more about ENSCO.

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