ENSCO has an internal team of vehicle/track interaction experts, who conduct vehicle/track interaction simulations using programs such as VAMPIRE®. Additionally, ENSCO performs Finite Element Analysis (FEA) using ANSYS.
- Consulting on new track designs or upgrading lines to higher speed
- Consulting on high cant deficiency operations
- Consulting on compliance with Federal Railroad Administration standards
- Wheel/rail profile optimization
- Vehicle stability and ride quality evaluation
- Derailment investigation and prevention
- Vehicle curve performance assessment