We invite you to participate with the research programme, whether that’s helping with trials, contributing your experiences, or sitting on a working group.

Don’t miss an issue of the R&D Quarterly Update: sign up for notifications to your inbox.

In this November 2020, issue we look at: 

  • The new Rail Technical Strategy, and how you can help to make it happen
  • Data-driven approaches to improving reliability
  • Reducing harm from trespass
  • Measuring health and wellbeing
  • Improving air quality in depots
  • Extending axle life

Plus, much more.

Research catalogue

Find hundreds of current and completed RSSB research and innovation projects in the research catalogue.

Suggest research

The research programme is driven by the rail industry’s needs. We receive and review hundreds of ideas each year. New research ideas are always welcome. Contact us through our customer self-service portal and we will be in touch to discuss your research needs and ideas.

Request a knowledge search

Do you want to know if research has been done, or knowledge already exists? Our Knowledge Services include horizon scanning activities, support the R&D programme, and include knowledge searches for RSSB members.

Email us for further information.