What type of rail information does RiCK™ include?
A subscription to RiCK™ is useful for all of those who would like to gain access to detailed technical research in relation to the rail industry. It is easy to use and can provide an immediate overview of the information available on your chosen subject of interest. The information covered includes several topics like railway infrastructure, railway vehicles, propulsion technology and systems for environmental sustainability, environmental impacts of rail and decarbonisation. It is a critical reference source for work on key technical issues such as railway engineering and digitalisation of the industry. Here are some of the topics that RiCK™ provides quick report access for:
Rail Traction and Propulsion Systems
You will be able to access abstracts of technical papers, news and articles that relate to traction and propulsion systems. This information can include updates on electric hydrogen, fuel cells and alternative powertrains.
The RiCK™ database includes information relevant to anyone undertaking responsibility for planning, establishing or maintaining railway infrastructure. You can gain access to a summary of information on railway electrification systems, signalling, wheel-rail interaction, and more.
A RiCK™ subscription includes access to railway vehicle information including relevant papers regarding rolling stock, rail vehicle components, automation, railway noise and vibration.
Environmental Sustainability and Decarbonisation in Rail
Discover up to date papers and research relating to air quality, decarbonisation, Net-Zero and energy consumption in rail.
Research, articles, news and technical papers relating to railway safety.
Rail Conferences and Webinars
A comprehensive list of forthcoming conferences.